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34 Fun Farm Animal Crafts For Kids [With Free Templates]

Visiting a farm and exploring all the animals that live there is a fabulous learning activity for young children!

There’s so much to discover and children readily soak it all in.

Take that enthusiasm and keep the fun going at home with these farm animal crafts for kids!

These projects are simple, fun, and great for creativity. On top of that, they’ll help kids work on fine motor skills, cutting, and using the proper amount of glue.

Browse through these ideas and save the ones you like for later! They’re great for preschool, kindergarten, and elementary children.

Farm Crafts For Kids

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two paper plate horses

Paper plate crafts are one of our favorites for kids because it allows them to use multiple mediums for creating! This paper plate horse craft is super simple too.

hand holding popsicle stick sheep craft

Popsicle stick crafts are a little more advanced then some of our other activities, but they’re so worth it! This popsicle stick sheep craft is great for farm units.

2 paper plate rooster crafts

This paper plate rooster is another simple idea. We like it to help kids with fine motor skills when they’re cutting and painting!

two paper bag goat crafts

This goat paper bag puppet craft is perfect for farm units and can be made in a variety of colors.

cow headband craft

Don’t you love this adorable cow headband craft?! It’s easy to make and will look so cute on your child!

2 duck headband craft

Create this simple duck headband craft with a bit of paper, glue, and our free template! Or, let the kids color in their own from the black and white version.

paper bag horse craft

Kids who love horses will want to add this paper bag horse craft to your list!

two paper bag chicken crafts

Make this easy paper bag chicken with just a few simple supplies!

Aren’t cows some of the cutest farm animal crafts?! Make this easy cow craft for kids with paper, glue, and scissors.

pig headband crafts

If your kids love headband crafts, they’ll want to create this pig headband craft. You can make it from paper or print it out in black and white to color in!

two handprint chicken crafts

This handprint chicken craft is another cute little handprint craft for kids that’s quick and easy to make.

hand holding handprint horse craft

Every farm has a horse, so be sure to make this horse handprint craft! It’s easy and so cute!

hand holding duck paper bag pupept

This duck paper bag puppet craft is super simple and great for helping kids use their creativity when they play with it!

pig made from paper plate

Need a super simple farm animal craft for toddlers? This paper plate pig craft is perfect! It only has a few pieces to cut out, and they’re all simple shapes.

hand holding handprint chick craft

Handprint crafts are not only fun to make but are also adorable keepsakes for parents to save. This handprint chick craft is simple too!

brown and orange paper bag cat puppet

We can’t forget about the important role of cats on the farm! This paper bag cat craft is fun for preschool and kindergarten children to create.

hatching chick craft

What’s cuter than little chicks being born in spring?! Not much, right? This paper plate chick craft is simple and big so little hands can make it easier.

dog craft for kids

Dogs are an integral part of many farms! This paper plate dog craft is a fun option for kids who want to paint.

handprint rooster craft

Handprint crafts never get old, right? Make this cute and quick handprint rooster craft as well!

2 paper bag cow crafts

Create a whole cast of farm animal puppets when you add this cow paper bag puppet craft to your craft day!

2 cat headband crafts

This cat headband craft is the perfect project to keep little hands busy during a long winter day. It’s also great as an activity at your next kids’ party!

hand holding handprint duck craft

This duck handprint craft might just win the cutest farm craft of all time!

hand holding handprint sheep craft

Isn’t this handprint sheep craft so cute?! Trace your child’s hand and help them make this adorable little sheep.

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This fluffy chick craft is a little different since it actually has some texture. Click through to see how you can make it with your kids with something you probably have in your craft closet already.

pink handprint pig with muddy spots

Pigs wallowing in the mud is definitely a sight you’ll see while on the farm. This pig handprint craft is happy and muddy!

black paper plate sheep craft

Those big sheep eyes are just darling! Create this sheep paper plate craft with some paint, paper, and our free printable template.

two paper plate cows

Want another cow craft idea? Try this paper plate cow craft instead of our paper craft version.

hand holding paper sheep craft

This sweet little sheep is more than it looks – it’s a card too! Grab the free template and make this sheep card craft with your kids.

gray and blue mouse puppets

While mice not be the first animals you think of on the farm, they’re definitely a critter you can find whether farmers want them or not! This paper bag mouse craft is super cute and fun to create.

llama puppets

Did you know llamas are considered farm animals? Now that we know this, we think we need a farm ?. Make this paper bag llama puppet craft. It’s too cute to pass up!

pom pom sheep craft toddlers

This pom pom sheep craft is a fun activity to help kids with fine motor skills!

a siamese paper plate cat craft with tabby cat paper plate cat craft below it

Remember those pesky little mice we talked about earlier? Well, that’s exactly why this paper plate cat craft is included in the farm list. They’ll take care of all the mice they find.

gray paper plate easter bunny

Bunnies are so adorable, right?! This paper plate bunny craft is so fun and simple to make!

sheep craft

We love how peaceful this sheep paper bag craft looks! It’s so perfect for a farm animal unit.

2 llama headband crafts

Kids llama fans? Make this llama headband craft!

paper bag pig craft

Need some more paper bag crafts to make? This paper bag pig craft is super simple, so it’s great for young children to create.

2 paper plate llama crafts

Can’t have enough llamas in your life? Add in this llama paper plate craft as well!

2 handprint chick crafts

Finish up your farm themed unit with this adorable chick handprint card craft!

Which one are your kids going to make first?!

Mr.s Wishy-Washy’s Farm is a classic farm animal books for kids. In this story, the animals revolt against Mrs. Wishy-Washy’s baths and leave the farm. You have to read the story to find out what crazy shenanigans the animals run into after they leave the farm!

Little Blue Truck is one of the most popular books in our house. The cool illustrations and rhyming words really make this story fun to read. And with a whole series after this one, kids love getting to know the characters more and more!

The Cow Said Neigh! is a fun and silly book about farm animals who wish they were another farm animal. Kids will enjoy the rhyming and learn that each of us (animals included) has strengths we should embrace.

Do your kids love sensory play?

Grab this farm animal play dough kit that will keep the kids quietly (or not so quietly) playing for hours! This farm sensory bin is another simple activity that’s great for exploration and imaginative play.

For a fun farm animal gift for kids, check out this personalized wooden farm puzzle. It’s so beautiful!

More Farm Ideas For Kids

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Suzana Moreira

Friday 3rd of September 2021

This is so cute!


Monday 6th of September 2021


Elaine Calantone

Saturday 19th of June 2021

Wonderful crafts. Wonderful creativity. The children will love them.


Saturday 19th of June 2021

Thanks! I hope they do!


Saturday 12th of June 2021

very fun!!!


Saturday 12th of June 2021

Thanks, Lara!

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