Paper Plate Octopus Craft For Kids  [Free Template]

One of the most magical creatures in the ocean has to be the octopus! 

This paper plate octopus craft is great for little octopus fans!


– Paper Plate – Colored cardstock or construction paper – Paint (we used orange and blue) – Paintbrush – Pencil – Glue – Scissors – Black marker – Octopus template

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

Paint a paper plate with 1-2 thin coats of paint. Let it dry before moving on.

Place the octopus head template on the paper plate, trace it with a pencil, and cut it out.

Position the eyes in the middle of the head, one on each side of the head, and glue them in place.

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