Brutus Buckeye, OSU Mascot

designed by Evelyn McDermand

 

Materials:

3  yards ribbon, cord or plastic lacing
1 key ring or lanyard hook
51 red pony beads
24 tan pony beads
20 gray pony beads
15 white pony beads
15 black pony beads
12 brown pony beads
Black sharpie marker or craft paint pen for drawing on eyes and eyebrows.
Red sharpie marker for drawing name on shirt.

Special Instructions:  Pay close attention to the string pattern around the 3-D nose, arms and legs.  Optional:  After tying knots and cutting off excess string, weave a piece of the excess string through the last row of gray beads.  Go through the last black bead on the hand and knot on the side.  Do the same for the other side.  This will attach the hands to the waist.