Are you looking for a mole-themed craft to do with your children? Check out this Paper Plate Mole Craft!
It’s simple inexpensive, and the end result is charming!
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We love making all kinds of Animal Crafts for Kids (check out our Ladybug Paper Craft or have a go with our Butterfly Paper Roll Craft).
This mole paper plate craft allows kids to be creative!
It is a relatively easy craft but can also be challenging for kids to do independently.
You can do the craft with your child or let them do it by themselves.
How to Make the Mole Paper Plate Craft
What you need:
- paper plate
- acrylic paint (green, blue, yellow, and brown)
- color papers (gray, pink, beige, and white)
- glue stick
- craft stick
- markers (black and yellow)
Step by Step Tutorial
Paint the bottom of a paper plate green.
Paint the top of the paper plate blue.
Go ahead and cut out the mole template.
Draw the template onto the correct color of construction paper.
Draw the belly and legs on butter-colored paper and cut out.
Now let’s draw the nose on pink paper and cut it out.
Glue the nose.
Now glue the belly and legs on the body.
Draw eyes and mouth.
You can use a pencil and go over it with a marker.
Then glue or tape on a craft stick.
Paint a molehill (mound of dirt) on the grass with brown paint.
Paint a sun with yellow paint.
Draw tiny flowers on white paper.
Cut them out and color the center with a yellow marker.
Stick them on the grass.
Draw birds in the sky with a black marker.
You can add as few or as many as you’d like.
Cut a horizontal line at the pile of dirt where the mole will fit.
Try if the opening is wide enough for your mole.
Slide the mole puppet through the slit.
Your mole paper plate craft is complete.
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