Barbara Renner is a retired teacher who believes reading enhances an understanding of the world around us. As a classroom presenter, she reads her books and facilitates lessons to children of all ages. She and her husband have lived in Arizona for over 40 years and enjoy watching the quail scurry around their neighborhood. To learn more about Barbara or to purchase one of her books you can visit her website at
About this lesson
Join author, Barbara Renner, as she demonstrates how to make a Gambel's Quail like "Quincy", the lovable character from her picture book series.
To make this craft you will need the following supplies: a white paper plate, one sheet of black construction paper, black pipe cleaners, colored pencils and/or crayons, googly eyes, a feather, craft glue or a hot glue gun, and scissors. Parental supervision is recommended when using a hot glue gun.