Leprechaun Paper Bag Puppet  [Free Template]

If your kids love leprechauns and all their silly mischief, they’re going to have so much fun making this leprechaun paper bag puppet!

It’s a simple St. Patrick’s Day craft that children can do at home or in the classroom.


– Brown paper bag – Colored card stock (light and dark green, orange, pink, peach, yellow and black) – Scissors – Glue stick (this type is our favorite) – Leprechaun puppet template

Download the leprechaun puppet template, print and cut out the pieces.

Place the Leprechaun shirt piece at the bottom of the brown paper bag and glue in place.

Position the dark green vest pieces just above the shirt, with the pointy ends overlapping the shirt and glue down.

Glue the three yellow buttons in place along the middle of the vest.

Place the leprechaun face on the paper bag flap and glue in place.

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