Here are 12 paper crafts kids will love! We love making craft pictures in our house so I know these paper craft activities will be very popular. These paper crafts are perfect for the times that your craft box is looking a little scarce or if you are wanting mess-free craft activity.
The things you’ll need to create your own papercrafts will vary based on the type of project you’re making. Some are more complicated than others but most of them require the same basic things colorful paper, sharpies (pens), scissors, non-toxic glue and stick on eyes. There is something to suit all ages here in our, 12 paper crafts kids will love.
12 Paper Crafts Kids Will Love
1. 3D Rainbow Paper craft
A simple 3D rainbow that the kids will love. Click here for the full tutorial.
2. Moving Paper Fish
These moving fish are so cool! The tutorial contains an easy to follow step-by-step pictures as well as a video.
3. Paper Pterodactyl Puppets
Print out the template and make one of these awesome pterodactyl puppets. Children will have so much fun making and playing with these. Click here to find the instructions.
4. Pop Up Book
Take book making to a whole other level of fun by making a pop up book! Head over to Hobbies On A Budget to find out more.
5. Paper Turkey
When I was young I loved making paper fans using this folded method so these paper turkeys look like lots of fun to me! Click here for the full tutorial.
6. Paper Lanterns
Have fun making and decorating a paper lantern. They are very simple and quick to make once you know how! Follow this link for the tutorial.
7. Diy Paper Spinner
You need a little more than just paper for this one but this paper craft activity will keep the kids occupied for ages. Click here to find the instructions.
8. The Very Hungry Caterpillar
9. Paper Spring Dog
This cute paper spring dog was inspired by the toy dogs with the spring in the middle. Get all of the directions by clicking here.
10. Paper Craft Tree
This paper tree is a fun craft that both adults and kids will enjoy. There is also another option of this craft for younger children, both available by clicking here .
11. Cheeky Crocodile
These cute cheeky crocodiles are easy to make using the free printable. Find the instructions here.
12. Rainbow Weaving Fish Craft
This rainbow weaving fish craft may take a bit of prep time but it will be worth it, for the amount of weaving fun and the fantastic end result. Click here to find out more.
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