I wanted to try a different head shape but didn't want to use a new piece of fabric just in case it didn't work. So I had just enough green left over from the crocodile to make the head and hands. I rummaged through my scraps and found left over flannel to make pajamas, and used scrap fabric for the arms since you can't see them anyway! The result? Viola!
This is an experiment in "blinking eyes." His eyes don't really blink but they do raise up and down. He's not the best looking puppet. Some of my friends say he looks like a Simpson, but I didn't intend that!