Mermaid Tail Craft  For Kids [Free Template]

Mermaids are like a magnet for kids, especially once summertime rolls around!

If you need an easy craft to do with the kids, try out this mermaid tail craft.


– Colored cardstock or construction paper – Glue – Scissors – Embellishments (glitter glue, stickers, etc.) – Mermaid tail template

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

Begin by gluing the top portion to the main tail piece. Next, glue the fin portion to the bottom of the tail.

Use a marker to draw on the tail scales and the lines on the fin.

Optional: Embellish the tail by using glitter, glitter glue, stickers, or anything else your child wants to add!

That’s it! This is such a simple craft that kids can make in no time at all!

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