A collection of ideas for what paper animals can be. All work with step by step photo instructions. Animal crafts occupy most of the work of the site, and the process of their creation is not finished.
As usual, so that you don’t look for interesting options all over the site, I collect tops where I post a brief overview and photos with links to a step-by-step master class. Again, I will clarify that the links do not go beyond the site tratatuha.com. You will not have to go to any left resources. Since there are a lot of paper animals, I will categorize them, depending on the technique used to create this or that craft.
Accordion Paper Animals
A simple accordion paper tiger for kids art. Step by step instructions with photos. Bright tiger craft for kids.
An original paper bull, the body of which is an accordion popular in children’s art. For maximum stability of the craft, it is recommended to use cardboard.
Accordion paper bear is a great and simple craft for kids. It’s a popular technique; on its basis you can make lots of amusing animals and birds.
Folding the accordion is a useful and interesting technique for children of all ages. The site already has a lot of different characters made in this way. The difference is only in the heads and sometimes limbs.
And again we return to this popular technique, this time it is an accordion paper sheep. The only difference from previous crafts is that the accordion needs to be made not square, but rectangular.
The accordion paper bunny looks extremely funny and cute. What’s more important, it couldn’t be any easier to craft it. Within a short time period, you can make lots of hares of a variety of sizes and colors.
I offer another option for crafts — a paper rosette bunny. This is an excellent creative activity for kids, decorating a room for themed events, Easter.
Paper Strip Animals
Another paper version of the animal is a bull craft made from strips of paper. The project is easy, presented with step by step photos.
I wanted to make this amusing pig pink but since the symbol of the coming year is the yellow ground pig, I decided to choose yellow construction paper. For a change, why not making a yellow pig – indeed, all the pigs on the site are pink.
The paper panda consists of a round head and a voluminous body made of thin paper strips. There are lots of characters made with the use of this technique on the website; some of them can be found in the Crafts of Paper Strips review.
Despite the fact that there are already plenty of mice on the site, we offer you another simple craft – a mouse made of paper strips. This amusing and easy voluminous craft will enlarge the already substantial collection of paper strips crafts.
Paper Cone Animals
We continue making amusing crafts of paper cones and this time it will be a paper elephant craft.
This paper lion combines two popular craft-making methods – cones and strips. The lion’s body and paws are made of cones of various sizes, and the mane is of thin strips glued into a loop. A cute craft; however, it’s the one claiming attention, patience, and diligence. And help of adults, perhaps.
Paper cone piglet is a very easy craft, ideal for children of preschool age. The most difficult thing in the craft is folding a paper cone. The rest of the details are simple, can vary in shape, size, personal preferences.
There is a whole collection of Toilet Paper Roll Crafts ideas on our website and we constantly add new cool projects to make with your kids.
Toilet paper roll octopus craft is an interesting creative work made from waste materials. Step-by-step creation of octopuses from a roll and threads.
The bunny craft almost entirely consists of strips of paper rolled into rolls. This technique is easy and useful for kids.
The piggy can be made in many ways, so we continue this topic and this time we have a fat, lazy and imposing (as it should be) pig made of paper rolls.
Following up the same subject, let us learn how to craft a toy pig using a cardboard tube. It is another simple way to make a finny paper pig that even children will be able to handle.
An easy craft for kids – an paper elephant. The trunk is an ordinary cylinder, plus some simple details – trunk, ears, tusks, eyes.
Origami animals are the most popular paper crafts. This includes pets, wild and sea animals, as well as fabulous ones.
Fabulous Paper Animals
A bright and lovely paper dragon is a striking craft that children can make with their own hands. It consists of a three-dimensional body made of several half-circles and of two parts forming a head and a tail, which you can draw or use ready-made template images offered in this review.
A simple paper unicorn craft step by step. An easy way for kids who can make a paper toy with their own hands.
This wonderful dragon Toothless papercraft consists of simple parts – a cone body and a head with wings and paws, to which a template is presented.
A selection of ideas that you can make handprint crafts. All work is simple, for kids, in step-by-step execution.
Paper Animals with Template
A simple paper horse for kids with a template. All you need to do is to print the template, cut along the straight lines, fold along the dashed lines, and this wonderful horse craft is yours.
It is quite easy to craft this cute paper piglet due to its simplicity and the template that we offer. All you need to do is to cut out the template along the straight lines, fold the paper along the dotted lines and glue all the parts.
A polar bear made of paper is an excellent winter craft. The step-by-step instruction contains a template that will make the work as easy as possible.
The quilling fox in this tutorial is a specific twist and placement of thin paper strips. All details are very simple, basic forms.
For many kids crafts, colored paper is used. But it is no less interesting to craft from paper strips. Such creativity is called quilling. This tutorial presents a sheep quilling made of white and black paper stripes.
Today we will make a quilling turtle from paper strips. And this interesting technique and this master class will help in this.
Making various crafts from narrow paper strips is known as quilling. In this master class we will make a quilling mouse.
Other Paper Animals Crafts for Kids
The paper turtle consists of a simple flat body and an imposing shell made from circles of colored paper. It’s not at all difficult to make a craft, because the main part of the work is cutting out circles from paper.
A simple craft paper hedgehog for children’s creativity. Step by step instructions with photos.
A paper squirrel craft using this method is an excellent kid’s craft, almost a homemade toy. The main work is to create the base-body of the squirrel, and the rest of the details are easy to draw, as an option – use the ready-made template presented in this review.
Using this method, kids will be able to make a wonderful paper sheep, which can serve not only as a craft, but as a toy as well. The sheep will become a novelty of the collection of cute paper animals, if the child has one.
A very easy seal paper craft. A voluminous ball made of paper gives it a special feature, although the seal is quite cute without it.
A very simple paper rat for kids’ crafts. This craft can be made by children of preschool age and older. There are lots of various rodents on the site, but these are typically mice made in different techniques.
Making this paper mouse is not difficult at all. It’s completed with a template; however, it couldn’t be any easier to make this craft even without it.
Volumetric paper bunny from circles. Step by step review for kids with photo. Might be a great Easter craft.
A simple paper crocodile for kids. A light voluminous craft made of cardboard in an interesting way.
These are not all paper animals, because every day new crafts of animals appear, in different techniques and incarnations. If you are interested in this topic, stay tuned.
Crafts for Kids – learn how to make craft at home! Super cute crafts for all age groups!