Preschool and kindergarten graduates will love making paper plate versions of themselves. It’s a wonderful keepsake for parents to remember […]
Paper Plate Crafts for Kids
Well over 200 kid's crafts using paper plates! Children love paper plate crafts, and grown ups love how inexpensive they are.
This fun Cinco de Mayo shaker starts with two paper plates and features the Mexican flag. It’s easy to make […]
Throw the best TMNT party ever with this cool paper plate banner! The tutorial also includes instructions for making themed […]
Turn a paper plate into a functional Easter basket, then fill it with construction paper eggs. Or fill it with […]
Turn a paper plate, beans, paint, and papers into an adorable fishbowl! Easy to make and so cute!
Turn paper plates and cardboard tubes into a fun family ring toss game. Older kids can cut out the circles […]
This bright and cheery spring hat is made from a paper bowl and a paper plate! Let your creativity show […]
Discover how easy it is to make a colorful butterfly using household recyclables.
Delight the kids by serving “C-food” for lunch! It’s fun for young kids who developing fine motor control and letter […]
Turn a paper plate, construction paper, and tissue paper into the cutest toucan you’ve ever seen! The tail feathers are […]
Decorate for Easter with this easy paper plate craft. Even the youngest of crafters can make this project!
Turn five paper plates into a wall decoration that is perfect for an Olympics-themed party or event. It’s easy to […]
Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday with Yertle the Turtle! This fun project for toddlers and preschoolers turns a paper plate, craft […]
This adorable paper plate craft is a great way to teach kids that rainbows require both sun and rain. Pair […]
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with this paper plate pot of gold. It’s an easy craft and fun for young children.
Turn an empty oatmeal container into a hat that looks just like the one the Cat in the Hat wears. […]
Bright, cheery paper plates turn into a school of fish in just a couple of easy steps. Easy enough for […]
Here’s an adorable paper plate leprechaun for toddlers and preschoolers to make for St. Patrick’s Day. Hang him on the […]
Porcupine fish blow themselves up with air or water to double their size and intimidate enemies. Porcupine fish further intimidate […]
Paper plates and construction paper become traffic lights. This craft is perfect to do during Transportation Week.
Celebrate Mardi Gras with this festive paper plate king cake craft. It’s great fun to make it right before enjoying […]
Make an adorable aquarium craft using a paper plate and a few basic supplies. It’s a fun project with plenty […]
Pokeman fans will love receiving this “I Choose You!” Pokeball valentine. It’s made with paper plates and hinged so it […]
Tell friends and family how dino-mite you think they are with this cute paper plate valentine. The tutorial has instructions […]
This fun and easy jellyfish craft is suitable for the youngest of crafters. It’s a fun way to learn more about […]
This fun kid’s craft is great for New Year’s or a birthday party! There’s so much room to be creative […]
This adorable paper plate reindeer features handprint antlers. It’s a fun and easy project that is perfect for preschool-age children.
Use yarn scraps to weave a cute and festive Christmas tree ornament. The tutorial links to a simpler version suitable […]
This adorable penguin is cut from exactly one paper plate, with no scraps left over. It’s easy enough for preschoolers […]
Keep the kids entertained with Pom Pom Hockey. It is a simple activity, made with items you probably already have […]
Help your child create an interactive spinner that reveals things he or she is thankful for. A wonderful (non-messy!) activity […]
This simple craft is perfect for a Sunday School activity or at home as a Christmas craft. Personalize the angels […]
Use rimmed paper plates and blocks to create an awesome marble track. Build very simple tracks with younger children. With […]
This perfect Thanksgiving turkey craft is easy as pumpkin pie! All you need is a paper plate, some colorful paint […]
Turn paper plates into the Mayflower this Thanksgiving. Including your own pictures makes it so much fun!
A cute apple craft for little ones. You can finger paint this or use crayons or markers.
Puppets are always fun to make and provide hours of imaginative play. This cute Frankenstein is perfect for Halloween!
Dress up like the beloved Curious George with this super easy mask made out of a paper plate. It’s so […]
Kids will love making this flying saucer from paper plates and craft jewels! This would be great hanging from the […]
Everyone will love having this paper-plate spider candy holder hanging around! It’s a fun project for anyone who loves candy.
Turn a paper plate into a moveable garter snake. This is a wonderful project to pair with a study of […]
Make your own candy corn treat bags with paper plates and some paint. These easy-t0-make containers are perfect for holding […]
Turn fluted paper plates into an adorable skeleton, perfect for Halloween. The tutorial includes printable templates.
Make a cute crow for autumn using paper plates. This is an easy craft for kids of all ages.
Let your creativity run wild filling this paper plate cauldron with everything you can imagine in a witch’s brew! This […]
Turn a paper plate and dried leaves into the cutest hedgehog ever. This is a great craft to do after […]
Turn a plain paper plate into an adorable owl. This is a fun and easy project for kids of all […]
Welcome fall with a fun painted apple craft. This cute project starts with a paper plate.
This paper plate sperm whale project features a fun dimensional element. Wiggle the plate and the whale appears to be […]
This faux salad is made from a paper plate, tissue paper, and construction paper and almost looks good enough to […]
Learn how to make a paper plate loom for this rainbow yarn art project. If children know how to tie […]
Turn a paper plate and pipe cleaners into an adorable tree frog! This easy project can be adapted for whatever […]
Turn a paper plate into the world’s second largest rodent, the beaver. The tutorial includes fun facts about this interesting […]
Trade paintbrushes for sponges to create apples on paper plates. This fun and simple craft can be used for a […]
This easy to make DIY paper chandelier starts with a paper plate and is made with just a few other […]
Kids will love this new spin on a paper plate watermelon craft, using colored yarn! This is a great way […]
This project, adapted from the well-known Paper Plate Aquarium, is a unique and fun way for kids to create their […]
Turn a paper plate into everyone’s favorite frog, Kermit! It’s easy to do and a great project for Muppets fans.
Turn a paper plate into a badger. This fun craft is a neat way to learn more about woodland animals.
Turn a paper plate into the beloved Cheshire Cat! Alice in Wonderland fans will love crafting that distinctive mischievous grin.