Use of Craft Paper and Craft Ideas for Kids

Most children enjoy paper craft activities as it involves working with different colored craft paper, glue sticks, stickers and innovative ideas. Most of these activities for kids include making posters, lanterns, paper dogs, snakes, puppets, envelopes, roses, lilies, potato faces, trees, leaves, flowers, stars and so forth.

Paper bags of various sizes and shapes can be used to make different types of puppets with limbs and hands attached to it. Colors can be used to draw facial features too. Paper dogs and Chinese lanterns are among the most popular types of paper bag crafts created by kids. It is quite simple to design as it is very entertaining.

Craft Ideas for Kids:

Paper Dog: The paper bag can be upturned with its open end. Then fold the ears of the bag. Cut out long loops for ears, a dot for nose and a tongue. Paint them with bright colors and use glue stick to attach them to the paper bag puppet dog.

chicken craft paper

chicken craft paper

Chinese Lantern: Another easy project is the Chinese lantern which can be made by folding the paper into vertical shape. Cut the edges in a series leaving two inches from the sides. Join the edges by opening the paper with staple pins or glue stick. Different colored craft paper can be used to make these lanterns quite easily.

Craft paper can be used to design some of the most innovative and lovely ideas from different colored papers. Various types of colored papers which are used for crafts can be bought through online stores too. There are handmade paper which can be designed into different shapes and designs according to the desires of children.

Craft Paper

Craft Paper

Today various types of craft papers are used in most of the schools as children love to design, cut and paste beautifully colored papers to form different objects such as rockets, planes, chairs, tables, flowers, fish, aquarium and various other beautiful designs and shapes.

Teachers use different types of craft paper to entice and motivate children to expose their creative skills through various perspectives. Children tend to have splendid ideas for designing exclusive items with the help of various kinds of craft papers.


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