Knight Crafts

Every knight needs a good helmet, sword and shield, and we've got lots of idea to make your own here!

Knight's Helmet 1

Knight's Helmet 1

Doesn't Sam look fierce in this wonderful knight's helmet? It's straightforward to make using simple supplies, but an adult will need to help with the stapling and sticking!

Knight's Helmet

Knight's Helmet 2

Jack wanted to make a knight's helmet with a visor - and here it is, complete with jaunty feather on top! It's a little more complicated to make...

Knight's Helmet Fuse Bead Pattern

Knight's Helmet Fuse Bead Pattern

You will need to count carefully to reproduce this knight’s helmet fuse bead design, complete with nose guard and cross decoration. We’ve drawn the design using grey, brown and black, but silver and gold would look even better!

Knight's Shield

Knight's Shield

No knight would be ready for battle without a shield, and kids can enjoy creating their own coat of arms or making a simple knight's shield using the ideas below.

Knight's Sword

Knight's Sword

Here are instructions for making a knight's sword for your outfit.

You will need:

Knight's Tabard

Knight's Tabard

It is simple to make a knight's tabard for your knight's costume, and your child can help in the design.

You will need:

Make A Shield

Make A Shield

This shield is simple to make from corrugated cardboard and some paint. We printed out our coat of arms (see the link suggestion below) but you could also paint your design straight onto the shield.

St George's Shield Fuse Bead Pattern

St George's Shield Fuse Bead Pattern

Every knight should have a shield - and why not one with a brave St George's Cross on the front! We used a large square board to make our shield, and grey, white and red beads.

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