Lion Paper Cup  Craft For Kids  [Free Template]

Let’s go on a safari to see the mighty lions! The king of the animal kingdom is so beautiful and regal with his golden fur and magnificent mane!

Kids can bring these amazing animals right into their own homes with this fun lion paper cup craft!


– Colored cardstock or construction paper – Paper cup – Scissors – Glue – Glue dots (optional) – Lion template

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

Begin by gluing the face to the middle of the mane.

Glue the eyes beneath both of the eyebrows.

Next, take the nose and mouth piece and glue it in the middle of the face, just below the eyes so it’s slightly overlapping the bottom of the eyes.

Create the body by gluing the inner legs to the top and middle of the belly.

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