Paper Plate Monkey Craft

Do your kids love monkeys? If so, they’ll have a blast making their own paper plate monkey craft!


– Paper plates Brown paint Colored card stock – Paintbrush – Scissors – Tape (optional) – Glue stick – Monkey template (download form located at the end of this page)


1. Download the free printable monkey template, print and cut out the pieces.

2. Paint the paper plate in a medium shade of brown acrylic paint. Let dry completely.

3. Glue the monkey's face to the middle of the paper plate.

4. Glue each eye in the space above the nose on each side.

5. Glue the tan inner ear to the brown outer ear on both sides. 6. Use tape to secure the monkey's ears to the top, sides of his face.

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