Toilet Paper Roll Dinosaur Craft

Making this toilet paper roll dinosaur craft guarantees hours of fun and happiness! Dinosaur lovers big and small will love making this one.

You can bring this prehistoric giant to life with or without our template to cut out and a toilet paper roll.

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We love making dinosaurs, just check out our dinosaur paper plate craft.

Want your kids to draw a dino on their own? Have them follow our short step-by-step tutorial on how to draw a dinosaur!

After that, they can also color the whole collection of our dinosaur coloring pages.

DIY Paper Roll Dino

Are you ready to make your paper roll T-Rex?

Paper Roll Dino Craft

How to Make the Toilet Paper Roll Dinosaur

What you need: 

  • printable template (optional)
  • pencil
  • scissors
  • glue stick
  • paper roll
  • white paper
  • color paper (two shades of green)
  • markers (black and green)
Materials Used

Step by Step Tutorial

Start this craft by cutting out the template.

Step 1

The Body

Cut a piece of green paper to wrap it around the roll.

Step 2

Stick the paper on the roll.

Step 3

The Legs

Trace the legs of the T-Rex on darker green paper.

Step 4

The Head and Tail

Now trace the mouth and the tail on lighter green paper.

Step 5

The Eyes

Trace the eyes on white paper.

Step 6

Cut them out.

Draw eyeballs in the eyes with a black marker.

Step 7

The Teeth and Nostrils

Cut small triangles for teeth from white paper.

Step 8

Draw its nostrils on the nose with a black marker.

Step 9

Glue the teeth on the mouth.

Step 10

You can draw dots on the dinosaur’s face.

Step 11

Bend the teeth so that they stand down.

Step 14

The Body Dots

You can also draw more dots on the body to make it look more realistic.

Step 12

Don’t forget to add more dots to the legs.

Step 13

Glue the face to the body.

Step 15

Go ahead and add the eyeballs to the dinosaur.

Step 16

Add the legs onto the dinosaur.

Step 17

The Tail

The tail is the final addition to the body! You can make the tail longer or shorter.

Step 18

This paper roll dinosaur has a lot of character.

Step 19

You can get creative with the teeth, eyes, and dots if you’d like!

Dinosaur Paper Roll Craft

You can make as many as you’d like!

Paper Roll Dino

Have fun!

Paper Roll Dinosaur Idea

Get the Paper Roll Dinosaur Template

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