Thursday, June 24, 2010

Craft Foam Yo Gabba Gabba Toys




This is one of those ideas I've had in the back of my mind for a while. I sort of put it off, because I'm such a terrible artist, but kept coming back to it, because I knew V would like it.


Craft foam makes cool bath toys. It floats, it sticks to the side of the tub, and it's easy to clean, if there are any mishaps. Ahem.


I printed out the Yo Gabba Gabba puppets from Nickjr.com, and traced them onto craft foam with a Sharpie. I freehanded the details. In spite of my questionable artistic interpretation of the Gabba Freinds, V was ecstatic about them, and kept trying to steal them before I could a pic.


And there you go. Cheap, cool bath toys. Now I'm thinking L is going to want some Pokemon characters... (Note to self, buy some new Sharpies first. The points on these are too dull...)

This post was added to the Whatever goes Wenesday linky at Someday Crafts.





6 comments:

  1. they look great and if the one you made them for loves them thats all that matters

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  2. These are great. Came from Someday crafts. I would love for you to link this up over at my first linky party for my month long Christmas in July homemade gifts event.

    I hope you stop by and you link up!

    Just Another Day in Paradise
    www.zitzmanfam.blogspot.com

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  3. Hi! You've got a great blog here and I love this idea. I host a toddler link up party every tuesday called Tot Tuesdays. Would love it if you'd stop by and link up this idea along with the many other great ideas you have for toddlers. Have a great day!
    http://www.mydeliciousambiguity.com/

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  4. Great Artwork! My daughter could definitely get into these... bookmarked :D

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  5. Oh those are cute. I've done craft foam bath toys, but not in clever characters like this . . . just boring old shapes. This gives me something to shoot for. Thanks for adding it to the stocking stuffer list. You've got great ideas!

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