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Looking for something to keep those little fingers busy? Check out this easy quiet book page idea.  Your little one will have fun changing out the faces on their own Mr. Potato Head or Mrs Potato Head.

Mr Potato Head quiet book page idea

Mr Potato Head Quiet Book Page


Cutting out your felt

For this project I got my felt from target, but check out this felt option from Amazon.

mr potato head quiet book page

You can grab the Mr. Potato Head templates that I used here.

mr potato head quiet book page

Use a pin to adhere the paper cut out to the felt and then cut around the template.

Mr Potato Head quiet book page idea

Don’t forget to have fun along the way and check out how your felt pieces look.

Mr Potato Head quiet book page idea

I decided that I want to make my felt pieces a little more sturdy so I made them two layers thick.

To make it easier on myself I placed the original cut out on white felt and then sewed around the edges and then cut the excess white felt off.

quiet book page mr potato head

Creating your quiet book page

After you have created all of your pieces. Sew or glue the Potato to a page of felt. My felt page was 8 x 10 in.

Here is my finished Mr. Potato Head:

quiet book page Mr Potato Head

Here is Mrs. Potato Head:

Mr Potato Head Quiet Book Page Tutorial

Make sure you create a second page for a felt pocket to hold your pieces.

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