Popsicle Stick Leprechaun Craft [Free Template]

Leprechauns are the quintessential image that pops in kids’ heads when they’re thinking about St. Patrick’s Day!

That’s exactly why we’re sharing this popsicle stick leprechaun craft with you.


– Popsicle sticks – Glue dots (permanent) or hot glue – Paint – Paintbrush – 1 cm pom poms – Markers – Glue stick – Scissors – Colored cardstock or construction paper – Leprechaun template

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

Cut a popsicle stick into thirds with the scissors. Line up 4 popsicle sticks evenly. Stretch out three glue dots to go onto the back of each of the cut popsicle sticks.

Paint about 2/3 of the popsicle sticks in a skin colored paint and 1/3 of them in a bright green.

Glue the hair to the top of the skin colored portion. Place the beard where the skin and the green paint meet and glue it down.

Position the eyes in the middle of the leprechaun’s face and glue them in place.

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