Pufferty Craft

Pufferty Craft

Set some time aside to create a charming craft Tickety Toc fans will enjoy chugging around. Print our templates and follow the steps below to create Tommy and Tallulah's fun-loving friend!

The clock ticks for Tickety Toc only on Nick Jr.The clock ticks for Tickety Toc only on Nick Jr.

Pufferty Craft

Craft Features

Lots for Kids to Do
This craft has plenty of steps kids can do, like tracing, coloring, decorating, and cutting with safety scissors.
Allow for Dry Time
You'll need to allow extra time for glue or paint to dry.

Developmental Skills

Create with Us
Create with us skills involve self-expression, experimentation, and imagination through visual arts (like painting and sculpting), dramatic play, cooking, and dance.
Ages: 4-6

Materials

  • Pufferty Printables
  • Scissors
  • Tape or Glue
  • Hole Punch
  • Brass Fasteners
  • Recycled Box (Mac and Cheese box works best)
  • Yarn or String
Tip: Print templates on card stock or heavy weight paper for durability.

Directions

  1. Step 1

    Print the Pufferty templates on card stock or heavy weight paper for durability. Help kids cut the pieces out.

  2. Step 2

    Start assembling the train's carts by folding along the solid lines until a box shape is formed. Glue or tape the tabs to secure the shape. Punch holes where indicated and connect the wheels to the cart using the brass fasteners (see photo for reference).<br><br> Fold the tail template in half and glue the back sides together to form one tail. Glue the tabs into the inside of the back cart (see photo for reference). Affix the feet to the sides of the cart.

  3. Step 3

    Create the head of the train by attaching Pufferty's face to the narrower side of the recycled box. Attach Pufferty's ears to the wider sides of the box. Punch holes in the box and insert the wheels with brass fasteners (see photo for reference). <br><br> OPTIONAL: We wrapped the box with white construction paper prior to attaching the templates.<br><br> Affix the feet to the front of the box.

  4. Step 4

    Connect the carts by punching a hole in the front and back of the box and in the carts where indicated. See photo to determine the order of the carts. Thread the yarn or string through the holes, tying knots after entering each hole. Be sure to use a long string so kids can pull the train around.

  5. Make the Puppets

    Create the base of the puppet by folding up the solid black line, then fold the character down the center, apply glue to one side and firmly press both sides together. This will create a double-sided puppet that stands (glue should not be applied to the base of the puppet). <br><br> When the puppets dry, Pufferty can take Tommy and Tallulah on a ride!

  1. More Tickety Toc
    1. Tommy Paper Bag Puppet

      Kids can make this craft in no time!

    2. Tallulah Paper Bag Puppet

      Get ready for Chime Time with this super simple craft

    1. More Games & Toys
      1. Peter Rabbit Candy Cane Sled

        Peter & pals are dashing through the snow-- carrying something sweet, you should know!

      2. Bubble Guppies Paper Dreidels

        Everyone wins when you make your own spinning tops!

      3. Guppies Gingerbread House Craft

        This paper gingerbread house is all bark and no bite!

      4. "Umigami" Dreidel Banner

        Milli spins her pattern powers into a string of dreidels this holiday season

      5. Backyardigans Hopscotch

        Get hoppin' with the Backyardigans at your next play date.

      6. PAW Pup Pup Boogie Dance Game

        Wag your tail and shake a leg with this dancing game all the pups will love!

      7. Dora's Cereal Box Soccer Game

        Transform a cereal box into a soccer field!

      8. Dora Soccer Puppet

        Make this simple paper puppet and play soccer with Dora!

      9. Norville Moveable Puppet

        Make this simple paper puppet and play fetch or fly Norville!

      10. Wallykazam! Action Figure

        Turn paper into the perfect toy for your troll-loving tot!

      11. Wallykazam! Mix & Match Craft

        It's paper dolls with a super silly twist!

      12. PAW Patrol "Guess Who?" Game

        Let's play "Guess Who?" with your favorite PAW Patrol pals

      13. Dora's Cereal Box Maze

        Turn a cereal box into a craft that will aMAZE your kids!

      14. Dora's Mix & Match Craft

        It's paper dolls with a modern twist!

      15. Wallykazam! 'ET' Word Wheel

        Take this wheel for a spin when you begin to teach kids about words with the same endings!

      16. Wallykazam! 'AT' Word Wheel

        Spin the wheel to reveal new words that end in 'at'!

      17. Words with Wallykazam! Game

        Get kids excited about reading and spelling with this simple print and paste board game

      18. Rubble Paper Vehicle Toy

        Make Rubble's digger with our easy printable templates

      19. Dora Ice Skating Board Game

        The race is on between Dora and the Ice Witch!

      20. Zuma Paper Vehicle Toy

        Dive into crafting by creating a paper toy for your PAW Patrol fan!

      21. Skye Paper Vehicle Toy

        Kids can help Skye fly high when you create this paper toy craft!

      22. Umi Grand Prix Board Game

        Racers get ready to take off with this simple spin-to-win printable board game!

      23. Chase Paper Vehicle Toy

        Here's a do it yourself toy for your cop car lovin' PAW Patrol fan!

      24. Marshall Paper Vehicle Toy

        Here's a do-it-yourself toy for your fire-truck lovin' PAW Patrol fan!

      25. Rocky Paper Vehicle Toy

        Print to turn paper into your kids' favorite recycling pup!

      26. Nick Jr. Guess Who Game

        Make a new memory game in minutes with our easy printable templates

      27. Crumbs Board Game

        Take a trip around Lalaloopsy land, meeting with friends for Crumbs tea party!

      28. Dora's Perrito Puppet

        Make this simple paper puppet and play fetch with Dora's little puppy!

      29. Peter Rabbit No-Sew Pillow

        Make a snugly new friend for your Peter fan

      30. Dora Rocks Board Game

        Help Dora and her friends find their way to the party at Benny's barn!