Paper plates. Not only are they *great* for making meal times easier they are fun for creating!
We all have memories of paper plate crafts
– and I am sure our kids have created their fair share of paper plate animals
. But I bet they haven’t made most of these crazy things made from paper plates
Crazy Paper Plate Creations
Get crazy with a collection of paper plate masks
. This 3D lion mask
is just adorable! Perfect for hours of pretend play!
Help their brains be active – have your kids create some paper plate mazes
and puzzlers to solve together. All you need is a paper plate, markers and a magnet.
Stop and smell the roses, or at least make some paper roses
! This craft is super simple and the result is gorgeous!
You can also help your kids learn to tell time – make a sundial from a paper plate!
Make a fun cookie platter
– all you need is one of your kids favorite toys, and a plate!
Having a party but you don’t have a pinata? This paper plate pinata
takes a couple of minutes to make and is a blast to hit!
Looking for more and more ideas? Here are another 80+ things your kids can make
– all with paper plates!
Things to make with a paper plate
Get your game on – with some indoor baloon tennis
! Make the paddles from paper plates! Genius!
Create a purse from some plates. This bunny purse
made from plates is perfect for Easter!
Do your kids like noise? What kids don’t? Make a tamborine with plates
and some bells, or even beans or buttons!
Now this is AWESOME! One day we are going to make a giant ball
, a polyhedron, from paper plates! So cool!
Make a hammock for your dolls! You can weave one using a paper plate as your loom
. The result is both pretty and functional!
Go big!! Build for the sky, or at least the ceiling. Create a sculpture
using circles. Fun!
It’s a paper snake
– and it actually flies! Your kids will love running around the backyard with their snake!
Paper Plate Toys
Go race your marbles! Make a rollercoaster
for your marbles to race down using stiff paper plates. The dip in the plate is perfect for a track.
Play with Paper Plates! Make a ringtoss game
using paper plates.
Infinity. What does that mean? Watch it in action with one of these things you can make with a paper plate
Frisbees are a blast to play with! Make your own. Flip to plates over, cut out the inside and tape together. FUN! And this paper plate frisbee
glides better than anything!