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David Danced (2 Samuel 6) | Craft 1

David dances craft puppet

By the reactions we get in this story, the famous dance of David, in his skimpy linen slip, was much more a “dad dance” than anything technically stunning: but, partly, that is the point. The dance is an out flowing of joy, and this craft captures that simply.

David dances craft puppet setup

To make this craft, you will need the 1-page template printout, scissors, and 2 split pins: it’s also helpful to have a hole punch, but not essential.

David dances craft puppet cut

Cut out around the shapes
(These are very forgiving and really don’t need to be exact).

David dances craft puppet punch

Punch four holes where the small circles indicate.

David dances craft puppet arms

Thread a split pin through the handle and the off-centre hole in the arm’s piece.

David dances craft puppet connect

Thread the second split pin through the body and the middle armhole.

David dances craft puppet complete

Turn your creation over and it is complete.

David dances craft puppet animation

Pull the handle gently, and David’s arms will wave as he dances.

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A4 size
(210 x 297 mm)

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US letter size
(8.5″ x 11″)

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