Toilet Paper Roll Giraffe

The toilet paper roll giraffe is a fun and creative craft for children of all ages.

Using just a few simple materials like a cardboard tube, construction paper, and glue, kids can transform an ordinary object into a whimsical creature.

Toilet Paper Roll Giraffe

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Giraffe Paper Roll

Today’s activity not only fosters creativity but also teaches children about recycling and repurposing materials in a fun and engaging way.

Make a Paper Roll Giraffe

Plus, at the end of the project, they’ll have a cute and quirky addition to their toy collection or room decor.

How to Make the Toilet Paper Roll Giraffe

What you need: 

  • printable template (optional)
  • pencil
  • scissors
  • glue stick
  • paintbrush
  • paper roll
  • markers (black and brown)
  • color paper (yellow, beige, light brown, and dark brown)
  • yellow acrylic paint
  • 4 wooden craft sticks
  • 2 small yellow pom-poms
  • eye-shadow

Step by Step Tutorial

Cut the paper roll in half.

Step 1

Cut the yellow paper as big as the half paper roll, and glue the paper on the roll.

Step 2

Make sure there is enough glue to make it stay.

Step 3

Start by cutting out the template.

Step 4

Draw around the giraffe head on yellow paper and cut it out.

Step 5

Go ahead and draw around its face on beige paper, then cut it out.

Step 6

Draw around the hair and tail end on brown paper.

Cut the pieces out.

Step 7

The Head

Glue on the face and the hair.

Step 8

Draw eyes, nose, and mouth with black marker.

Step 9

Draw the inner ear and more significant spots on the neck with a brown marker, and color them.

Step 10

The Body

Now, you can draw brown spots on the body and color them.

Step 11

The Horns

Cut two thin strips of brown paper for the horns.

Step 12

Make sure the strips aren’t too long.

Step 13

Glue on the yellow pom-poms.

Step 14

The Legs

Paint the four wooden sticks with yellow acrylic paint.

Step 15

Draw brown spots and heels on them with a brown marker.

Step 16

The Tail

Cut a strip from yellow paper for the tail.

Step 17

Glue the tail’s end onto the giraffe.

Step 18

Glue the head onto the paper roll body.

Step 19

You will also glue the legs on.

Step 20

Finally, glue the tail on!

Step 21

Use eye-shadow and a Q-tip.

You can put as much or slightly blush on as you’d like!

Step 22

The finished product is this Paper Roll Giraffe!

Step 23

This giraffe is ready to seize the day!

DIY Paper Roll Giraffe Craft

How do you like yours?

Paper Roll Giraffe Craft

Have fun crafting!

Paper Roll Giraffe Idea

Get the Paper Roll Giraffe Template

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