Category Archives: Paper Crafts

Paper Plate Flower

The party is over and now you are stuck with more paper plates than any one household should have.  Now what?  Well,  here is quick and simple fun craft for kids.

Paper Plate Flower

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Paper Shirt

I recently made some invites for a Girl Scout event.  I wanted to somehow incorporate the uniform worn by the Scouts (a white shirt and a vest) into the invite.  I quickly realized this required that I learn how to make a shirt out of paper.  I am NOT a fan of origami!  I just can’t wrap my mind around the countless meticulous folds required in order to make something sorta recognizable.  Well, I did some research, watched a couple of origami videos (torture!!!!) and experimented and practiced until I simplified the process and mastered making a paper shirt in 6 step!!!   Yep, 6 STEPS!!!

Paper Shirt (FINAL)

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Despicable Me Minion Birthday Party Game

My little one recently celebrated her 5th birthday.  We had a Minion (from “Despicable Me) themed birthday party.  One of my favorite birthday party games is pin the tail on the donkey.  Well, here is my “minion-ized” (totally not a real word!!) version of the game:  Pin the Eyes on the Minion!!