Once upon a time there were four friends who always had oodles and oodles of fun together. Create a paper bag puppet character to join Bertie and gang in the musical picture books A Picnic in the Sun and A Feast Beneath the Moon! Step 1: Get inspired! Read A Picnic in the Sun and its sequel, A Feast Beneath the Moon, for inspiration. Look closely at the different characters in the story. How do they style their hair? What are they wearing? Step 2: Gather supplies! Get the craft materials you'll need to make features for your character, such as antlers, freckles, hair, and a snout! You can use tape or glue as adhesive. For the antlers, use twigs or cut them out of construction paper. Step 3: Create a character Start with the snout, antlers, and ears! Then add eyes, hair, freckles, and clothes! Let your imagination run wild! Step 4: Have fun! Here are a few of the puppets created by The Secret Mountain's readers. Make puppets with your friends or classmates, and then create your own story! Discover the Musical Picture Books A Feast Beneath the Moon Available for preorder now. Ages 5-7. Bookshop | Shop Local (Canada) | Barnes & Noble | Indigo | Amazon | Edelweiss | Goodreads A Picnic in the Sun Available now. Ages 5-7. Bookshop | Shop Local (Canada) | Barnes & Noble | Indigo | Amazon | Goodreads Subscribe to our monthly newsletter to stay informed about our new releases, events and for a chance to win our subscriber giveaway. To order books for your library or bookstore, please contact Independent Publishers Group (United States), Hornblower Books/University of Toronto Press (Canada), and MMS/BookSource (United Kingdom). For additional information, email email@example.com.