Paper Plate Ladybug Craft For Kids  [Free Template]

Spring is arriving, so the earth is bursting with color from the bright green of the new leaves on trees to the colorful show of blooming flowers.

These helpful insects are one of our favorites, so we made a fun paper plate ladybug craft for the kids to do!


– Paper plate – Red paint – Paintbrush – Colored cardstock – Scissors – Glue – Pencil – Ladybug template

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

Paint a paper plate in 1-2 thin coats of red paper and let it dry completely.

Place the ladybug’s body template on the dry paper plate, trace it with the pencil, and cut it out.

Arrange the spots along the ladybug’s body.

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