Paper Plate Leprechaun Craft

[Free Template]

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We’re sharing this paper plate leprechaun craft so you can spend quality time with the kiddos. It’s a simple St. Patrick’s Day craft for kids to make at home or in the classroom!


– Paper plates – Colored cardstock or   construction paper – Glue – Scissors – Orange and skin colored   paint – Paintbrush – Black marker – Leprechaun craft template


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

2. Paint the innermost circle of the paper plate in skin color, then paint the outermost part of the circle in bright orange.

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3. Cut off the top 2" of the paper plate. 4. Place the eyes in the middle of the face and glue them in place.

5. Add the nose in between and slightly overlapping the eyes. Use the marker to draw a smile just below the nose.

6. Assemble the leprechaun's hat by gluing the black band to the hat.

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