Materials:
Lion Brand Jiffy (White, Black)
size J (6mm) crochet hook
9mm black safety eyes
stuffing
yarn needle
Instructions:
BODY
Top
Using black yarn, start with a magic ring.
Ch 1, 5 sc in ring. 2 sc in ea st around. (10)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next st)around. (15)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts)around. (20)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts)around. (25)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 4 sts)around. (30)
Sc in ea st around for 5 rounds.
Sl st in next st.
Fasten off, leaving a length of yarn for sewing.
Base
Using white yarn, start with a magic ring.
Ch 1, 5 sc in ring.
2 sc in ea st around. (10)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next st)around. (15)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts)around. (20)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts)around. (25)
(2 sc in next st, sc in next 4 sts)around. (30)
Sc in ea st around.
Sl st in next st.
Fasten off.
EYESPOTS (WHITE PATCHES)
Make 2.
Using white yarn, ch 3.
3 sc in second ch from hook.
Fasten off, leaving a length of yarn for sewing.
FINS
Make 5.
Using black yarn, start with a magic ring.
Ch 1, 4 sc in ring.
Sc in ea st around.
(2 sc in next st, sc in next st)twice. (6)
Sc in ea st around for 2 rounds.
Sl st in next st.
Fasten off, leaving a length of yarn for sewing.
ASSEMBLY
Sew eyespots to sides of head.
Place safety eyes just in front of eyespots and secure.
Sew Body Top to Body Base, adding stuffing throughout this process.
Sew one fin to top of orca.
Sew one fin to either side of orca, beneath eyespots.
Sew two fins to the rear of the orca to create the tail.