Need a fun idea for St. Patrick’s Day? Make this adorable winking leprechaun from a paper plate and construction paper!
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 paper plate purse is the ultimate preschool accessory! Customize yours with your favorite colors and decorations.
Will March come in like a lion or lamb? Kids can try to predict the weather when making these cute […]
This fun paper plate Easter wreath is so easy a toddler can make it with a bit of help from […]
What’s the perfect craft for a rainy day? These paper plate umbrellas, of course! The construction paper raindrops are such […]
Turn a paper plate into an adorable bunny. This easy craft is fun for all ages.
Celebrate Chinese New Year with this fun and festive paper lantern craft. It starts with a paper plate and some […]
Celebrate Mardi Gras this year with this colorful feathery mask for dressing up! This is a wonderful group activity too.
Turn a paper plate and construction paper into a Valentine’s Day crown that’s fit for royalty! Use paint and glitter […]
Make these sweet peace doves on paper plates to honor Dr. King’s message of peace and harmony. This is a […]
This classic project is great for the little ones to ring in the new year! It’s fun, easy to make, […]
Make an easy penguin craft using a paper plate that you paint and fold. A fun winter project or great […]
Plan a memorable movie night with Frosty the Snowman and this fun craft. Kids will love making a paper plate […]
Turn paper plates into a garland of beautiful Christmas trees! Decorate them with buttons, sequins, craft foam, construction paper, or […]
Make a fun and colorful angel using a paper plate and your handprints. It’s a great project for kids to […]
Using a paper cup and a paper plate along with some color and imagination, you can put together this sweet […]
Turn paper plates into colorful turkeys featuring unique color palettes. This is a great craft to keep the kids busy […]
Paper Plate Cornucopia This is a cute way to hold nametags for guests. As they arrive, have them look through the […]
This super cute hat is made from a paper plate. The adorable turkey face makes this a really fun Thanksgiving […]
Turn cardboard boxes and a few other household items into these creative cars. It’s a fun rainy day project or […]
These adorable witch’s hats are a fun craft for Halloween. Kids will love decorating the hats however their imagination dictates.
Turn a paper plate into a fabulous calavera, just in time for Day of the Dead. There’s no right or […]
Make mealtime extra fun by serving dinner on a paper plate artist’s palette! It’s so easy to do and the […]
Turn a paper plate into a friendly spider to decorate for Halloween. The tutorial also has instructions to make a […]
Turn a paper plate into a majestic peacock! This simple project is inexpensive and a lot of fun.
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 […]
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 […]