Breaking Blort News

August 6, 2022Blorts from each of the seven islands and the entire Cloud Blort team in the sky gathered over the last week to discuss Earth travel. The most outspoken Blort, Drabble, and planetary Cloud Blort expert, Zillo, announced their decision to halt plans to visit planet Earth.

According to Drabble, “Planet Earth is in turmoil, and that’s something we Blorts must avoid.” He went on to say, “We will continue to observe Earth while re recalibrate our plans.”

Zillo gathered his team of Cloud Blorts to coordinate collecting information remotely about Earth. “We are tinkering with new technology that will allow our team to hover above Earth for a closer look at human life.”

This story is unfolding as Blorts continue to live their lives, such as these two Blorts getting exercise as they share apples that sprouted from seeds gathered eons ago on Earth.

Creative sewing project

Make a Blort, Hug a Blort

For teachers and parents tackling remote learning, this is a creative sewing project, a GIFT for you and your kids. After making one or more Blorts, kids can dream up stories about them.

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Storytelling Hints: Learn about Blorts and other characters on this site and visit often to discover more. Things change around here, but that is the way of the Blort.

Get Started

Download these Make a Blort Directions for everything you need to know to sew (or glue) a Blort. Tools you’ll need are a sewing machine, fabric (even old clothing or a blanket), poly-fil stuffing (new or from an old pillow), plastic safety eyes, scissors, pins, a needle, and thread. 

Imagine sitting with your child or student, teaching them how to sew, seeing their faces when they complete their Blort, and all the comfort and happiness that comes with hugging their new friend. Picture classmates showing off their new Blorts remotely, and letting their imaginations stretch as they tell stories about them.