A Beautiful Angel Made From A Paper Plate – A Kid Friendly Craft

Make A Paper Plate Angel For A Tree Topper!

This sweet and simple angel craft is a great one to keep the little ones busy while you busy yourself with holiday preparations! You’ll love the outcome – an adorable angel made with love! Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Paper Plate Angel topper for the Christmas tree craft - KidFriendlyThingsToDo.com
  • A sturdy white paper plate – one with ruffles on the edges
  • Aluminum foil – 2  folded up strips – about 2 inches long and 1/4 in. wide
  • Google eyes
  • Little pink dots (2) – you can use a hole puncher to punch out dots from pink paper
  • Skin colored paper for the face
  • Doll hair – you can substitute yarn or raffia if you can’t find doll hair
  • Red or Pink 1/2 piece of chenille strip or pipe cleaner for the mouth
  • Hot Glue – 0r – strong tacky glue (Fabri-Tac is a nice tacky glue that dries quickly)
  • Scotch tape

Now, On To The Angel!:

  • A Simple Angel Craft
  • Cut the plate in half
  • A Simple Angel Craft
  • Use one of the halves as the skirt for the angel – create a cone shape and hot glue to seal
  • A Simple Angel Craft
  • Cut the other half of your plate in half again – this makes the wings for your angel
  • Make A Paper Plate Angel For A Tree Topper!
  • Cut a face out of skin colored paper, and let the kids decorate the face with your supplies of google eyes, pink dots, pipe cleaner, and optional markers
  • Add hair to the face and glue to secure
  • A Simple Angel Craft
  • Assemble the angel like the picture shows, and a bow made out of optional ribbon to the neck of the angel
  • Use one aluminum strip to make a halo for the angel by shaping it into a circle and attach the other strip for a stem to connect to the back of the angel
  • That’s It! Merry Christmas!

~Melissa – KidFriendlyThingsToDo.Com

 


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