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20 cool monkey crafts and activities for kids

If you are following up with the Chinese New year, you probably know this year is the year of monkey and for that occasion we’re sharing some of the most fun monkey crafts and activities with you.

20 Monkey Activities and Crafts
  1. Grab your colouring pens and print this monkey coloring page from KiddyCharts (pictured top left)
  2. This is a simple gorgeous monkey pop up card for Chinese New Year, from KiddyCharts as well. Really simple to do, but also very effective. There is also another monkey colouring sheet here too
  3. Dip your hand in color and make a handprint monkey from Artsy Momma (pictured middle right and top on square image)
  4. Or just use your fingers and make fingerprint monkeys, a lovely Monkey craft if ever I saw one, from Crafty Morning (pictured middle left)
  5. If your little ones love paper plates this monkey is a must from Easy Peasy and Fun (pictured bottom left)
  6. Paper bag monkeys are so fun to make from I Heart Crafty Things (pictured bottom left and bottom right on square image)
  7. This feed the monkey board game will keep your toddler busy for a while from Totschooling
  8. Print these monkey masks and let your kids do some monkey business from Itsy Bitsy Fun (pictured top right)
  9. Monkeys sure like to spend their time on the trees from Glued to My Crafts
  10. You can also make a special card featuring this funky animal from Crafty Morning
  11. Or make them from paper tubes from J-Man and MillerBug
  12. Foam cups are also great for making all sorts of animals from Kids Activities Blog
  13. If your kids like to spend time in the kitchen why not let them make these monkey cupcakes from The Nerds Wife
  14. Or have them make mini ice cones from Kids Activities Blog
  15. They can make these fun square puppets from Little Family Fun
  16. Or make this 3 monkeys craft from Artsy Craftsy Mom
  17. Older kids can try and make their own sock monkey from A Beautiful Mess
  18. A perfect project for this time of the year, why not make a monkey bird feeder from Crafty Moods
  19. This monkey is ready to party from Coffee Cups and Crayons (pictured bottom left on square image)
  20. These printable puppets will be perfect for story time from So Here’s My Life
  21. And for our last in our collection of Monkey crafts, you can turn clothes pins into fun little monkeys from Repeat Crafter Me
Fun Monkey Crafts to help your kids explore Chinese New Year, as its the Year on the Monkey, and beyond. Paper plates, coloring pages, and games about Monkeys for YOUR little monkeys!

We also have some amazing crafts suitable for Chinese New Year on the blog too, so why don’t you check them out?

If coloring is your thing, we have over 100+ coloring sheets on the site too. If you like crafts more though, check out this Father’s Day messy play card idea as well.

Have fun and see you soon.

Helen is a mum to two, social media consultant, and website editor; and this site is (we think) the only Social Enterprise parenting magazine! Since giving up being a business analyst when juggling travel, work and kids proved too complicated, she founded KiddyCharts so she could be with her kids, and use those grey cells at the same time. KiddyCharts has reach of over 1.1million across social and the site. The blog works with big family brands (including travel) to help promote their services, as well as offering free resources to parents of kids under 10. It gives 51%+ profits to Reverence for Life, who fund a number of important initiatives in Africa, including bringing running water and basic equipment to a school in Tanzania. Helen has worked as a digital marketing consultant (IDM qualified) with various organisations, including Channel Mum, Truprint, Talk to Mums, and Micro Scooters. She loves to be creative in the brand campaigns she works on. Get in touch TODAY!

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adeel Rafiq

Thursday 18th of February 2016

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Saturday 30th of January 2016

Thanks for sharing.I really like these great tips.these are all useful for me.I can make some cool monkey crafts and activities for my little son now.

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