Make this pumpkin mask from paper plates. Hold up to child’s face for fun autumn photos!
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.
Craft adorable paper plate candy corn game pieces and then watch as children have fun playing an educational counting game! […]
Welcome fall with a fun painted apple craft. This cute project starts with a paper plate.
Go on a nature walk to collect acorns, then return home to make a festive fall wreath. This is a […]
Get ready for the big game by making a football player puppet from a recycled cereal box and other supplies […]
It’s that crazy caveman drummer, Animal from The Muppets! Construction paper and a paper plate is what you’ll need for […]
Make a friendly paper plate pirate! Use it as a decoration or turn it into a mask for dress-up play.
Turn paper plates into the lovable duo from Sesame Street, Ernie and Bert! It’s a fun craft that preschoolers will […]
Use a paper plate and yarn to weave a beautiful sunflower. This easy project is fun take on traditional weaving.
Turn a paper plate into the world’s second largest rodent, the beaver. The tutorial includes fun facts about this interesting […]
Turn a paper plate into a majestic peacock! This simple project is inexpensive and a lot of fun.
Cool off by making this fun watermelon themed fan from a craft stick and a paper plate. It’s fun for […]
Turn two paper plates into a summery watermelon wreath. This fun project starts with fingerpainting and is great for all […]
Your kids will love making these mini chili pepper pinatas for your next fiesta! Fill them with Hot Tamales for […]
Let your imagination go wild as you make a paper plate UFO! The pom pom alien looks right at home […]
Welcome summer with this fun and easy paper plate craft. Use your creativity to give your sun a unique personality!
Whether flying through the jungle or hanging out on a pirate ship, these colorful parrot will be a hit anywhere. […]
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 empty cardboard tubes and some sand into a fun sand castle. This is a great activity for a beach […]
Making paper plate animals is so much fun! This tutorial includes instructions for the elephant, zebra, and giraffe shown, plus […]
Kids love to make paper plate crafts, and we’ve collected over 300 ideas for them to choose from! So grab […]
Turn paper plates into canteens for pretend play. They’re lots of fun for playing in a backyard tent or exploring […]
Paper Plate Mother’s Day Card Make a sweet card for Mom out of a simple paper plate and construction paper. […]
Mini Sombrero Decorate for Cinco de Mayo with this adorable mini sombrero. It’s a quick and easy craft that’s simple enough for […]
At first glance, you would think that this adorable Easter Bunny is art meant to be hung, but look again! […]
Use templates to make adorable animal plate faces, including a koala, tiger, panda, hippo and lion. They’re fun for dress-up play […]
Turn a paper plate into a cute horse with a mane of yarn. Customize it by choosing a different color […]
These easy and adorable paper plate birds simply scream SPRING! Start with a paper plate or lightweight chipboard. The finished […]
Welcome spring with this cute peekaboo bunny project. It’s made from paper plates and construction paper handprints.
This paper plate bird makes a great spring activity for toddlers and preschoolers. It’s easy to do and the birds […]
Small handprints and paper plates come together to create this adorable chicken. Children love farm animals- pair this with a […]
This adorable chick is easy to make with just a few supplies. What a fun project to welcome spring!
Sneak in a math lesson while the kids are playing with these St. Patrick’s Day clocks. Easy to make from […]
This adorable paper plate craft is the perfect accompaniment to Robert Lopshire’s beloved book, “Put Me in the Zoo.” It’s […]
This paper plate carrot craft is a great gardening craft for kids to make this spring. After making it, plant […]
Create a paper plate wreath featuring those who are close to your heart this Valentine’s Day wreath. Make a new […]
Turn five paper plates into a wall decoration that is perfect for an Olympics-themed party or event. It’s easy to […]
Make a cute gumball machine craft with a paper plate, a plastic plate, and pom poms. Use the provided template […]
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 […]
Your little weather watchers can make these weather charts to map out the current weather conditions. Simple enough for their […]
Santa, Rudolph and a snowman are iconic symbols of Christmas that children love! Make them from paper plates using the […]
Celebrate the season as you prepare for Christmas with this Advent Wreath made with a paper plate. Kids will love […]
The kids will love making this adorable paper plate elf! It’s the perfect craft for winter break.
Turn paper plates and a cardboard tube into a free-standing Christmas tree! A fun project for kids of all ages.
This cute little owl is made from paint and paper plates. Kids will love making their own owls.
This adorable Thanksgiving turkey craft is a great way to talk to kids about what they are thankful for and […]
Look back at Earth from this paper plate spacecraft! This easy and inexpensive craft is an excellent project to do […]
Turn a paper plate into a festive ghost windsock! Make a bunch and hang them from the trees or by […]
No bad luck here when you create this paper plate black cat! It’s a fun project for Halloween, but is […]
Turn a paper plate into a festive Halloween wreath! Because it’s made of paper, it’s very light and thus easy […]
Put your little one’s handprints onto paper plates to make adorable spiders, then turn the plate into a lacing card […]
Looking for an easy and inexpensive Halloween craft, suitable for all ages? Paper Plate Pumpkins!
This clever stork is made with paper plates and plastic spoons. The detailed photos make it so easy to replicate.
Paper plate footballs add fun and whimsy to any football themed party. This fun craft doubles as a take-home party […]
Turn a paper plate into a washing machine with this clever craft. Fill the machine with seasonal or holiday clothes, […]
Paper Plate Scarecrow Celebrate the coming of autumn with this adorable paper plate scarecrow. It’s easy to put together and […]
Turn a paper plate into an active volcano. Adding the ‘lava’ is so much fun!
Sunflower Wreath This adorable fall wreath, made almost completely from construction paper, will look adorable hanging on your door! What […]
The paper plate lion is a great decoration for a zoo or jungle-themed party, or for everyday fun!