Last month I made a sock monkey for my friend Donna in St. Augustine, Florida to adopt. Meet Nelson:
Here’s some of the fun he’s been up to: (Lucky sock monkey!)
It’s been lots of fun receiving Nelson photos and updates from Donna to check out & share. I know he is in great hands and will enjoy his new home and adventures! Stay tuned for more of Nelson the Traveling Sock Monkey!
If you’re interested in learning how to make your own sock monkey, check out where I learned everything I know about sock monkey making from the fabulous Kat Thorsen, an art therapist in Vancouver, British Columbia:
Also check out the amazing sock monkeys and sock animals Kat and youth artisans create and sell on Etsy via Post Street to support her Sock Monkey Art Therapy program for at-risk youth.