Up, Up, Up! It’s Apple-Picking Time – Yarn Apples

Yarn Apples Up, Up, Up! It's Apple-Picking Time


We read Up, Up, Up! It’s Apple-Picking Time by Jody Fickes Shapiro and Kitty Harvill. It was a wonderful books about apple picking and the many different kinds of apples and colors.

What you need: brown construction paper, glue, apple cutout and yarn.

Yarn Apples

The girls glued on the stem.

Yarn Apples

The girls put the glue on the apple cutout.

Yarn Apples

The girls put the yarn on the apple cutout.

Yarn Apples
Yarn Apples

The girls pushed the yarn onto the paper to make sure it was going to stick.

Yarn Apples
Yarn Apples

The finished product.

Yarn Apples
Yarn Apples

If you want more apple activities and printables check them all out:

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About Cassie

Cassie is a mom of three stomping, romping, and roaring girls. She blogs about fun art and craft activities and printables she makes. She includes the odd review of products every now and then. She also blogs about the places that she has taken the girls called trip reviews. She has a few free printable pack for kids ages 2 to 8 and always adding more. She loves to get comments and feedback and always looking for new things to try or do with her girls.

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29 Responses to Up, Up, Up! It’s Apple-Picking Time – Yarn Apples

  1. Carla says:

    Looks fun–I love yarn crafts! I’m going to share this on my PreschoolPowolPackets Facebook page too!

  2. Linda says:

    Love this!

  3. I love this and I’m going to have to get that book. I want to take my little guy apple picking this fall, and we could really make a day of it with the book and this activity. Thanks 🙂

  4. emily kate says:

    Cute craft! I have been looking for apple ideas for my daughter for this month so this is perfect.

  5. Katie says:

    Super cute! Going apple picking has become a family tradition. Can’t wait to check out this book.

  6. I love the texture the yarn gives to the apple. Thank you for sharing on Read.Explore.Learn.

  7. Cute! We need to do more yarn crafts!! I love how simple this one is. 🙂

  8. What a great tactile project for little one or those with special needs. I love apple trees and orchards~ We even did a play about Johnny Appleseed.

  9. Jen Fischer says:

    I love your yarn apples. We have some stray ribbon that I think we could do this with.

  10. I am featuring this post on Read.Explore.Learn. today.

  11. Mary says:

    My daughter has been desperate to do a yarn craft and now I know precisely what we will do tomorrow! Thanks for the idea.

  12. You always share such fun yarn projects. 🙂 I’m pinning this

  13. Bethany says:

    Too cute! Thanks for linking up to the All Year Round Autumn Carnival!

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