Thinking of including a non candy treat in the Easter basked? Or just need a fun crafty activity to do with the kids? This Easter Bunny corner bookmark is a perfect little Easter origami for kids to make.
Folding your own corner bookmark is a great way to encourage reading too, as in the end this lovely project will have to find it’s place in a book the kids will read.
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There are so many benefits to doing origami and you can easily get kids excited with simple projects like this one. DIY corner bookmarks are perfect to get them started in the wold of origami as kids can go beyond simple folding and add their personal touch to the project when they decorate them. And there are so many ways you can design and decorate your corner bookmark.
These will make a great classroom project, kids can make them for themselves or to give to their parents or other family members.
DIY Easter Bunny Corner Bookmark
What you need:
- origami paper (or regular paper cut into a square) – pastels colors work great for easter – we wen’t with blue and pink.
- wiggle eye stickers
- white paper
- black marker
You can watch the corner bookmark folding instructions in this video tutorial
Or follow the step by step instructions here
We used black paper to better demonstrate the folding steps.
Fold the paper diagonally. Unfold.
Fold into a triangle (colored side on the outside). Grab hold of the top of the triangle (one sheet only) and fold it toward the bottom of the triangle.
Fold the left and right corner towards the bottom centre of the triangle. Crease and unfold.
Again grab the corner, this time folding it towards the top of the triangle. Crease well. Do the same with the other side.
Now tuck both tops inside the pocket.
You now have your corner bookmark. If you so choose, you can also tuck the “white triangle” inside the pocket.
Now it’s time to turn this DIY corner bookmark into a bunny corner bookmark. Cut ears, teeth and snout and glue them on the corner bookmark. Also add two eye stickers (or just draw your own).
More Corner Bookmarks for Kids to Make
- DIY monster origami corner bookmakrs
- bat bookmark
- hedgehog bookmark
- reindeer corner bookmark
- frog bookmark to make
- origami ladybug corner bookmark
5 thoughts on “Easter Bunny Corner Bookmark – DIY Origami for Kids”
This is my first time at your website. Not only do I love it for my grandchildren, but I volunteer at the local elementary school helping first and second graders who have difficulty reading. Sometimes, we need a project to keep them focused. As a retired teacher, I especially appreciate your site. Your ideas are so helpful, so awesome. Thank you
I love the music in the video! Where can I find it? It would be great to play when my students are working. thanks for the great ideas.
It’s from a musician called BenSound (you can find all his track on his website under that name). We love his music (obviously 😉
This is an adorable project! I did this with a group of first graders today and their little bunnies came out awesome! I am so glad I found this on Pinterest. Thank you for this idea! Have a happy Easter!
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