with gray, start with circle for head. ch3, join
work rounds and inc so it lies flat til 3" leaving center starting puffed up.
trunk: start with ch3, join, imake 6 sts in center, cont in rounds, after 1 1/2" increase evenly in rounds so that it will cover center section of the face.
for ears ch4, join, make 8 sts, join ea rnd inc by working sc, sc, hdc hdc then dc's then working back using hdc, sc til join. should form oblong shape. work another round then finish off. attach to sides of elephant face, leaving edges free.
attach black yarn and make ch2 eyes.
red mouth, attach red and pick up and work 3sc under trunk. end off by working 2sc.