Craft Stick Crocodile Craft

Bring out your craft sticks and pipe cleaners as we’re making a craft stick crocodile craft today! These little fellows look super fun, and what’s even more fun is that once your kids make them, they will be able to play with them.

Ready? Let’s make this crocodile! Or alligator, whichever you prefer.

Craft Stick Crocodile Craft For Kids to Make

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Craft Stick Crocodile Craft

What you need

  • craft sticks (pre-colored, or colored green)
  • zig zag scissors
  • green pipe cleaners
  • small wiggly eyes
  • black marker
  • glue


If you got uncolored craft stick, first color them green and let them dry completely. Once dried take a green pipe cleaner and place it in the middle of the craft stick as shown on the image bellow.

Step one

Start wrapping the pipe cleaner around the craft stick, working your way toward one end of the stick.

Wrap the pipe cleaner

Once you wrap to the point that a quarter of the stick is still “unwrapped” stop. Make legs. Repeat the whole process on the other end of the stick.

Make Legs

Cut the teeth with zig zag scissors. Glue them on the bottom of the craft stick. Stick on two googly eyes. Draw nostrils with marker. Have fun.

Almost done

More fun crafts to do with your kids

Want more crocs? Why not make a paper plate crocodile craft, it looks pretty amazing. More craft sticks you say? How about making a pair of craft stick puppets?

Crocodile craft collage

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