Turn paper plates into adorable panda puppets, then have fun putting on a puppet show. Lots of room for creativity.
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 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!
A pink dinner plate and a pink dessert plate make the body of this adorable pig! Use construction paper or […]
Paper Plate Snowman Make a jumbo snowman for your front door or a smaller one for your room. Either way […]
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 this […]
The kids will love making this adorable paper plate elf! It’s the perfect craft for winter break.
This simple craft is perfect for a Sunday School activity or at home as a Christmas craft. Personalize the angels […]
Turn paper plates and a cardboard tube into a free-standing Christmas tree! A fun project for kids of all ages.
Venus flytraps are so interesting! Learn more about them, then make this cool paper plate craft together.
Help your child create an interactive spinner that reveals things he or she is thankful for. A wonderful (non-messy!) activity […]
Made from paper plates, these pilgrims are a great preschool project for Thanksgiving day!
This adorable Thanksgiving turkey craft is a great way to talk to kids about what they are thankful for and […]
Turn a plain paper plate into an adorable owl. A fun project for kids of all ages and great for […]
Puppets are always fun to make and provide hours of imaginative play. This cute Frankenstein is perfect for Halloween!
Keep the kids entertained with Pom Pom Hockey. It is a simple activity, made with items you probably already have […]
Here’s an adorable clown costume that your little ones can make themselves. What a great addition to your dress-up box […]
Candy corn treat bags very simply made with paper plates and some paint. Give your friends a homemade treat in […]
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 and pipe cleaners into an adorable tree frog! This easy project can be adapted for whatever […]
Turn a paper plate into the beloved Cheshire Cat! Alice in Wonderland fans will love crafting that distinctive mischievous grin.
Paper plate footballs add fun and whimsy to any football themed party. This fun craft doubles as a take-home party […]
Make a Noah’s Ark craft using a paper plate,popsicle sticks, clothespins, and a dash of creativity. What a fun project […]
Turn a paper plate, construction paper, and tissue paper into the cutest toucan you’ve ever seen! The tail feathers are […]
Here’s an activity for all the dinosaur-loving kids out there. These five paper plate-a-sauruses are based on the real species […]
This cute little owl is made from paint and paper plates.
Sunflower Wreath This adorable fall wreath, made almost completely from construction paper, will look adorable hanging on your door! What […]
Peekaboo Apple Paper Plate Kids will love this colorful back-to-school craft. Make a bright red apple with a friendly worm […]