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Easter Sheep Craft For Kids [Free Template]

Isn’t Easter such a great time of year?

It’s the time when spring has come and everything is full of life! We love it and so of course, we’re celebrating it by sharing this cute Easter sheep craft.

It’s an easy Easter craft for kids that’s great to make with young children.

All you need are a few simple supplies, some free time, and your kiddos!

Read our step by step tutorial below or watch our quick video tutorial to see exactly how we make this cute craft.

Paper Sheep Craft

Easter sheep craft image collage with the words Easter sheep craft in the middle

Supplies

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Glue stick
  • Scissors
  • Markers
  • Easter sheep template (enter your email in the form at the end of this post to have the link sent to you)

Directions

Download the Easter sheep template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

hand holding Easter sheep craft template

Begin to make the sheep’s face by gluing the eyes in the middle of the head.

hand gluing eyes to Easter sheep craft

Next, take the nose and glue it to the top of the mouth. Finish off the face by gluing the cheeks on either side of the face, just below the eyes.

hand gluing nose to Easter sheep craft
hand gluing cheeks to Easter sheep craft

Place the sheep’s bangs at the top of the sheep’s head and glue them in place.

hand gluing bangs to Easter sheep craft

Take the completed sheep head and glue it to the top of the sheep’s body.

hand gluing head to Easter sheep craft

Make the Easter egg by decorating it with markers. Once you’re finished, glue the egg to the center of the sheep’s body.

hand drawing decoration on paper Easter egg
hand gluing egg to Easter sheep craft

Color in the bottom of the sheep’s hooves with the black marker.

hand coloring hooves on Easter sheep craft

Position the arms so they’re level with the Easter egg top and glue them slightly inward so it looks like the sheep is holding the egg.

hand gluing arm to Easter sheep craft

Finish off the sheep by gluing the legs to the back and bottom of the body.

hand gluing leg to Easter sheep craft

Now you’re done! This is a cute and quick craft that’s perfect for kids!

hand holding Easter sheep craft

More Easter Activities For Kids

If you want some more easy Easter ideas for kids to do this spring season, check out all of our other ideas below!

Books are one of the best ways to introduce a theme or holiday to children. There are so many great Easter books for kids, but these are some of our favorites. Grab them from the library or buy them to add to your child’s collection!

Happy Easter Mouse – Everyone knows Mouse from the classic If You Give A Mouse A Cookie book, but now he’s back and ready to celebrate Easter! Kids will love watching him as he goes on an Easter egg hunt!

Pete the Cat: Big Easter Adventure – Join Pete as he races to help the Easter bunny just in time for Easter! This is another new classic kids rate as a must-have!

It’s Not Easy Being A Bunny – Follow PJ the bunny as he tries to discover what kind of animal he’d rather be instead of a bunny! It’s a silly story with a great lesson.

two Easter sheep crafts

We have even more Easter activities to keep the kids off the screens and having fun!

If you have a preschooler or kindergarten child at home, you should definitely try out these Easter do a dot printables. They’re fun and they’ll help kids with fine motor skills, letter recognition, counting, and more!

For more Easter crafts, try this paper plate chick craft or this paper plate bunny craft.

If paper bag crafts are more your child’s style, you can make this paper bag bunny craft or this sheep paper bag puppet.

Easter sheep craft

If sensory play is one of your kid’s favorite try out this Easter sensory bin. It’s great for kids who love exploratory play and who are working on color matching. This Easter play dough kit is another fun option!

Share With Us

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For a chance to have your child’s craft featured, simply snap a picture of the completed project and post it to our Facebook page, email it to us directly by clicking here, or use #simpleeverydaymom on your social media!

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hand holding Easter sheep craft

Easter Sheep Craft For Kids

Prep Time: 8 minutes
Active Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 16 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

This Easter sheep craft is a great paper craft for kids to make this spring!

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Glue stick
  • Scissors
  • Markers
  • Easter sheep template

Instructions

  1. Download the Easter sheep template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Begin to make the sheep's face by gluing the eyes in the middle of the head.
  3. Next, take the nose and glue it to the top of the mouth. Finish off the face by gluing the cheeks on either side of the face, just below the eyes.
  4. Place the sheep's bangs at the top of the sheep's head and glue them in place.
  5. Take the completed sheep head and glue it to the top of the sheep's body.
  6. Make the Easter egg by decorating it with markers. Once you're finished, glue the egg to the center of the sheep's body.
  7. Color in the bottom of the sheep's hooves with the black marker.
  8. Position the arms so they're level with the Easter egg top and glue them slightly inward so it looks like the sheep is holding the egg.
  9. Finish off the sheep by gluing the legs to the back and bottom of the body.

Free Sheep Template

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