The winters seem REALLY long here in Canada. I got tired of waiting for the robins this year so I decided to make my own. Like the chicken and duck in my farm animal set, he works up really quickly using only a small amount of yarn. A great project for an amigurumi beginner! Permission is granted to sell finished items made using this pattern. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Make a magic circle Single crochet in the round Single crochet in rows Slip stitch Join pieces GAUGE 8 sts and 9 rows= 2"