Photo Mermaid Craft For Girls

[Free Template]

Lined Circle

Today we’re changing things up and making an easy girls’ craft perfect for summertime! This photo mermaid craft is so sweet and fun to make too.

Transform your child into this cute little mermaid with this easy photo mermaid craft idea!

Lined Circle


– Colored card stock – 3" photo of child's head – Markers – Scissors – Glue stick


Download the mermaid template. There are 2 templates included in the file. One is for a single child and the other is formatted for multiple children or classes.

Place some glue along the top of the mermaid tail and glue to the bottom of the body piece.

Terrain Map

Attach the swim top to the main body and glue in place.

Attach the child’s photo to the front of the neck like in the picture below.

Put glue along the back of the photo and glue it on top of the main piece of hair.

Terrain Map

Use the markers to make scales on the mermaid tail and hair marks throughout the hair.

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