Get ready to be crafty, as we are sharing a whole lot of absolutely adorable animal paper plate crafts for you to make with your little ones.

40+ Paper Plate Animal Crafts For Little Ones To Make

1. We start this round up with this awesome paper plate Chinese dragon from KiddyCharts

2.  Or maybe give this fierce crocodile craft a go from Easy Peasy and Fun (pictured top left and top left on the square image)

3. Need more sharp teeth? This paper plate crafts shark is perfect from Artsy Momma

4. Or maybe another dweller of the oceans? Do make this whale from the wonderful Anna, at the In The Playroom blog

5.  These bats are kind of cool from Crafts on Sea

6. You will fall in love with this toucan craft from Pink Stripey Socks

7. We love pandas so we love this craft from Danya Banya

8. Dive deep into the sea and make jellyfish with your little ones from ET Speaks from Home

9. If you like fierce animals then this king of the jungle is a must from Arty Crafy Kids

10. This sheep is great for building up those fine motor skills from Housing a Forest

11. Clown fish are so much fun from I Heart Arts and Crafts

12. What goes quack, quack? Well a duck naturally from Crafty Morning (pictured bottom left)

13. Afraid of the snakes? You won’t be afraid of this cute one from Crystal and Co.

14. How fun is this little mouse? From Reading Confetti

15. Did you see the big bad wolf from Glued to My Crafts

40+ Paper Plate Animals

16. This simple fish is perfect for younger kids from Artsy Momma

17. Ever tried making a swan from paper plates? It looks adorable from Crafty Morning

18. This fox came straight from the forest from Easy Peasy and Fun

19.  And here is an arctic fox craft, such clever creation from I Heart Crafty Things

20. It’s so easy to make a fluffy bunny from We Made That

21. You can even make a cow out of paper plates from Crafty Morning (pictured top right and top right on 1. square image)

22. This rocking birds idea is pretty cool! From Happy Hooligans (picture middle and bottom left on 1. square image)

23. Your kids will have so much fun creating this crab craft from Glued to My Crafts

24. Here is another way to make a jellyfish from School Time Snippets

25. These birds have movable wings so they just might fly away from Kids Activities Blog

26. This pink kitty is the cutest from Happy Hooligans (pictured bottom right on 2. square image)

27. Time for some monkey business, let’s make a monkey craft from Easy Peasy and Fun (pictured bottom left on 2. square image)

28. Why not make animal shaped visor hats for your kids? From ABC Creative Learning

29. Got a whole bunch of paper plates? You can make a ton of colorful parrots from Artsy Craftsy Mom

30. You can make a pretty cute hedgehog out of paper plates too from Housing a Forest (pictured top on 2. square image)

40+ Paper Plate Animal Crafts

31. I just know your kids will love making this colorful turtle from Artsy Momma

32. I just love owl crafts and this owl craft is no exception from ABC Creative Learning

33. How about making a turkey? From My Teen Guide

34. This horse craft is really fun looking Peakle Pie

35. Woof, woof lets make a dog craft from Craftulate

36. You can also make seahorses from Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas

37. It’s so easy to make an octopus from Easy Peasy and Fun

38. You can also make a pretty sweet looking penguin from ABC Creative Learning

39. How about making an elephant from I Heart Crafty Things

40. Preschoolers will love making this zebra craft from Happy Hooligans

41. And for the last paper plate, we have these lovely tropical fishes from Crafts by Amanda (pictured bottom right and bottom right on 1. square image)

Aren’t these all just gorgeous animal paper plate crafts, so easy for little hands to do, and so so much fun as well. 

Do check out the other activities and crafts that we have found for you on Pinterest too in our Crafty Fun for Kids board:

Follow Helen Neale – KiddyCharts’s board Crafty fun for the kids on Pinterest.

And if you don’t have time to do any of these now, pin it for later!