Lion Paper Plate Craft For Kids [Free Template]

Let’s take a trip to the zoo to see the lions! These majestic animals are always amazing to watch.

Continue the fun of the zoo at home or in the classroom with this engaging lion paper plate craft!


– Paper plate – Orange paint – Paintbrush – Markers – Colored cardstock or construction paper – Scissors – Glue – Lion template

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

Begin by painting the paper plate in 1-2 thin coats of orange paint. Let it dry completely before moving on.

Once the plate is dry, use a black marker to draw thick lines from the outside of the paper plate to the middle of the paper plate.

Take the eyes and glue them below each of the eyebrows.

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