Tutorial

Directions

Cut foam ball in half to create a dome shape

Step 1

Cut your foam ball in half. Ask help from an adult if needed.

Cover the dome in White Duck Tape

Step 2

Cover your foam ball in Duck Tape®.

The portion of Santa's face that peaks out from his beard and hat, eyes and a nose cut out of tape

Step 3

Make the features of Santa’s face. Trace a coin for the eyes and nose and cut Santa's face from a 10 in. piece of tape.

Santa's face assembled by placing the eyes and nose on the face piece

Step 4

Put your Santa's face together.

previously assembled Santa face attached to the tape covered dome

Step 5

Place Santa's face onto the covered foam ball you made in step 1.

Top portion of the dome covered in red to create the base of his hat

Step 6

To make the hat, cover the top half in Duck Tape® but leave a 1.5 in. space in between the hat and the face.

Cloud shape drawn onto and cut out of a piece of white Duck Tape fabric

Step 7

For Santa’s hat, draw and cut out a cloud shape on a piece of Duck Tape®. Set this aside.

large piece of two ply Duck Tape fabric

Step 8

Make a piece of Duck Tape® fabric that is 9 in. wide and 10 in. tall.

Draw and cut out a large triangle from the fabric from the last step

Step 9

Draw the triangle on your Duck Tape® fabric and cut it out.

Cloud shape from step 7 attached to the top point of the triangle from the previous step. Triangle is then attached to the top of Santa's head

Step 10

Attach the cloud shape from step 7 to top of your triangle for the hat and tape the hat to the back of Santa's head.

 double sided piece of Duck Tape made by folding a strip of tape over itself

Step 11

For Santa's beard, cut 4 in. long pieces of Duck Tape® and fold these in half. You will need about 80 pieces.

Strip from previous step formed into a loop, and then taped to the side of Santa's face to form the beard

Step 12

Form your strips into loops and tape it to Santa's face. Make sure to fill up his beard and the area between his hat and face.

double sided strip made by folding a strip of Duck Tape lengthwise. Strip then formed into a loop and taped to form a loop

Step 13

For the chains that hang from Santa’s beard, cut a 7 in. long piece of Duck Tape®, fold it in half lengthwise and make it into a loop.

previous step repeated, but link the loops together to create a chain of loops

Step 14

Repeat step 12 until you have 5 chains with 5 links on each chain.

Chains hung from Santa's beard

Step 15

Hang the chains from the bottom of Santa’s beard. These are the links you will cut for each day in December.