Step 1: Cut happy face pattern out carefully. Trace or pin top
& bottom pattern pieces on yellow felt squares. Cut out carefully. Trace
or pin face pattern pieces on black felt square. Cut out carefully.
Step 2: With needle and thread, carefully sew your two round top
and bottom pieces together (You may use a sewing machine if you have one).
Stitch as close to outside edge as possible, but not so close that your
stitch will not hold. Leave about a 1 inch hole in your seam for filling
Step 3: Turn your bean bag inside out carefully so you don't pull
out stitching. Place your forefinger inside along seam and carefully push
out as you gently pull to reshape your bean bag. You want it to be a nice,
Step 4: Fill your bean bag with beans to desired fullness. Sew
up the hole with small, tight stitches so that you don't notice the stitching
on the outside of your bean bag. Poke it gently around to reshape
Step 5: Carefully glue on eyes and mouth with any all purpose
glue that dries clear. Let glue dry for a couple of hours. Now your happy
face bean bag is complete. Create your own bean bag pattern and choose
your own felt colors. The possibilities are endless!