TV Show, Song & Movie Scarecrow Ideas
|TV Show Scarecrow Ideas
How about building a scarecrow display featuring your favourite TV show characters?
John Kerry sent in this photo of an excellent 'Bob the Builder' scarecrow display that was in the Village Competition at Bratton Clovelly in Devon, UK. John says Bob speaks for himself - well he would if he could!
Here is a cute scarecrow based on the cartoon character, Sylvester Cat. It is called 'Sylvester Square Crow'! This great display was created out of wire and bin bags in 2011 by Pauline Luget Owen of Feckenham, Worcestershire UK.
Here is a very cleverly made scarecrow display showing Homer and Marge Simpson from the TV show, The Simpsons. It was built by Jean & John Simpson of Farlam Parish in UK. Photograph courtesy of Hugh Beesely.
Song Scarecrow Ideas
Frosty the Crowman and Santa Crows
The scarecrow ideas for the following three Scarecrows in Motion displays all came from well loved old songs. In each case a sound track of the music was played as part of an animated scarecrow show. Click on the links to see more photographs and details.
|Movie Scarecrow Ideas
This funny and colorful scarecrow display was called Shop-Crow-Holic, based on the book and movie. It was made by Jennifer Azzolini and her family for their local Scarecrow Festival.
This excellent scarecrow idea was based on the movie, The Wizard of Oz. It featured a scarecrow lion, scarecrow tinman, and scarecrows of Dorothy, Toto and The Scarecrow, all walking along a Yellow Brick Road.
(Kurrajong Scarecrow Festival)
These cute and colorful scarecrows were based on the movie, 'It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown'. The scene includes Linus and Sally waiting for the Great Pumpkin, and Charlie Brown, Pig Pen and Lucy in their Trick or Treating costumes. In this display the Great Pumpkin actually arrives! (See more displays by the Gregory Family Care Centre: Frosty the Crowman, The Cat in the Hat, Childcare Teacher with Children and Ring Around the Rosie.)
These wonderful scarecrows were made by teachers, Beckie Warloe, Breanne Crane and Mary Gregory, and the children of Mary's Schoolhouse AKA Gregory Family Child Care at Lombardi's Ranch in Santa Clarita Valley, California.
Other Movie Scarecrow Ideas
Numerous other movies offer characters and scenes that offer ideal scarecrow display ideas. For example (to name just a few):
Note: This page includes scarecrow ideas for you and your kids to make based on favourite songs and movies. You could set your scarecrow making skills towards making a scarecrow Shrek, a scarecrow Harry Potter or a scarecrow Mary Poppins.