Paper Cup Penguin Craft For Kids [Free Template]

Let’s talk about animals that love the cold weather! One of our very favorite cold-loving birds is the penguin.

Kids can learn all about penguins and stretch their creativity when they make this fun and easy paper cup penguin craft.


– Black paper cup – Colored cardstock or construction paper – Scissors – Glue – Markers – Penguin template

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

Use a yellow or orange marker to color the penguin’s beak.

Begin by gluing the face to the middle of the head, then set this piece aside.

Start assembling by gluing the belly in the middle of the cup.

Take the flippers and glue them, one on each side of the belly, facing inward.

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