Turn a paper plate into a majestic peacock! This simple project is inexpensive and a lot of fun.
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 easy craft is a great way for young children to work on number recognition, ordering numbers and telling time. […]
Craft adorable paper plate candy corn game pieces and then watch as children have fun playing an educational counting game! […]
Use a paper plate and yarn to weave a beautiful sunflower. This easy project is fun take on traditional weaving.
Go on a nature walk to collect acorns, then return home to make a festive fall wreath. This is a […]
Decorate your mantle this Halloween with this super easy candy corn banner. It starts with paper plates and colored paper […]
Turn a paper plate into an active volcano. Adding the ‘lava’ is so much fun!
These paper plate owls are so colorful and fun! Use your creativity to design your own pattern and color combinations.
Make this pumpkin mask from paper plates. Hold up to child’s face for fun autumn photos!
Transform empty cartons and paper plates into a fabulous Noah’s Ark craft. Children can add whatever animals they wish.. in […]
Turn two paper plates into a summery watermelon wreath. This fun project starts with fingerpainting and is great for all […]
Transform peanut shells into a trail of ants at a picnic. Take peanuts along on an actual picnic, save the […]
This peace sign paper plate craft is easy enough for toddlers and fun for older kids, too. Each is different […]
The movable jaws on these paper plate sharks let kids have great fun biting, chomping, and munching with them. The […]
Turn plain paper plates into a darling fall apple craft. This paper plate lets kids see what’s inside a real […]
Get ready for the big game by making a football player puppet from a recycled cereal box and other supplies […]
Turn a paper plate into a cute peapod. Googly eyes give them lots of personality.
Make an adorable jellyfish craft with paper plate, tissue paper and yarn. It’s a fun, multi-step project that kids will […]
Make a cute gumball machine craft with a paper plate, a plastic plate, and pom poms. Use the provided template […]
Use two paper plates to make a clock that will help kids master telling time. It’s an easy way to […]
Welcome summer with this fun and easy paper plate craft. Use your creativity to give your sun a unique personality!
Turn a paper plate into a cool hot air balloon. Each section has a different texture to make it a […]
Learn how to transform an ordinary paper plate into this cute crab! A fun summertime craft for your kids.
This paper plate boat is a fun summer craft for kids. It’s easy to transform into a pirate ship, a […]
Look back at Earth from this paper plate spacecraft! This easy and inexpensive craft is an excellent project to do […]
These adorable tropical fish start with painted paper plates and pieces of aluminum foil. Each fish is one-of-a-kind, with lots of room […]
Turn paper plates into adorable panda puppets, then have fun putting on a puppet show. Lots of room for creativity.
This adorable paper plate craft is the perfect accompaniment to Robert Lopshire’s beloved book, “Put Me in the Zoo.” It’s […]
This festive wreath is made using a paper plate, stars, buttons and ribbon. Let the kids use their imagination to […]
Paper plates and construction paper become traffic lights. This craft is perfect to do during Transportation Week.
Make an awesome pirate from a paper plate, using finger painting and construction paper pieces. This tutorial is written in […]
This paper plate carrot craft is a great gardening craft for kids to make this spring. After making it, plant […]
Cool off by making this fun watermelon themed fan from a craft stick and a paper plate. It’s fun for […]
It only takes a couple of simple steps to make these sweet sand dollars. This is a fun beach themed […]
Discover how easy it is to make a colorful butterfly using household recyclables.
Our old friend the paper plate once again is the foundation of this Paper Plate Fish craft. A fun ocean […]
Kids will love making this flying saucer from paper plates and craft jewels! This would be great hanging from the […]
Turn a paper plate into a cute horse with a mane of yarn. Customize it by choosing a different color […]
This awesome train is made entirely from recycled packaging and other household castoffs. What a wonderful way to turn trash […]
Use a little bit of paint and some construction paper to turn ordinary paper plates into these cute characters that […]
This clever stork is made with paper plates and plastic spoons. The detailed photos make it so easy to replicate.
How cute is this?! This sweet alien is flying around in an unidentified flying object that your kids can make.
This paper plate bird makes a great spring activity for toddlers and preschoolers. It’s easy to do and the birds […]
This adorable shark craft is made from a paper plate and blue paper. A great craft for the boys too. […]
At first glance you would think that this adorable Easter Bunny is art meant to be hung but look again […]
Use rimmed paper plates and blocks to create an awesome marble track. Build very simple tracks with younger children. With […]
Make fun circus clown puppets from paper plates and other supplies. The kids will love making them and having their […]
This Noah’s Ark craft has room for plenty of animals. Kids will love creating it and arranging the animals two […]
Create a miniature underwater world with a paper plate and colorful paper! A fun project the kids will love.
These easy and adorable paper plate birds simply scream SPRING! Start with a paper plate or lightweight chipboard. The finished […]
This bright and cheery spring hat is made from a paper bowl and a paper plate! Let your creativity show […]
This adorable chick is easy to make with just a few supplies. What a fun project to welcome spring!
This simple game is easy to make and fun to play. It’s designed to be travel-friendly, so bring it along […]
Learn how to make a paper plate loom for this rainbow yarn art project. If children know how to tie […]
Rainbow Mobile Decorate for St. Patrick’s Day by hanging these lucky rainbow mobiles around the house. This is an easy […]
Welcome spring with this cute peekaboo bunny project. It’s made from paper plates and construction paper handprints.
Sneak in a math lesson while the kids are playing with these St. Patrick’s Day clocks. Easy to make from […]
Celebrate President’s Day by making these adorable paper plate Abraham Lincoln and George Washington crafts. It’s a really fun project […]
These easy paper plate tambourines have a touch of glamour with a stained glass heart-cut out. It’s an easy Valentine’s […]
We’ve turned paper plates in pretty conversation heart baskets. Fill them with treats and deliver them for Valentine’s Day!