Well, I got going right away with some adorable pink socks and black polka-dot socks for the legs. I should have known that getting my socks on major sale was not going to be good for their craft-ability, because… well… they didn’t turn out so hot. I stopped mid-way through because I just wasn’t happy with how it was going.
So, I decided to pick it back up, but this time I was going to start over and use felt for the whole flamingo. Major win! Here is my finished flamingo in all of his glory:
I would say it was a good idea to abandon my first flamingo, wouldn’t you?