6 Creative Spring Crafts with Paper Plates

Have some extra paper plates on-hand?? Want to craft up something fun and Spring-like with the kiddos?? Here are six inspiring ideas from around the web to get you started!

1. This adorable Paper Plate Nest looks like so much fun to make! Found via Parents.com


2. I love the colorful look and simplicity of these Paper Plate Fish! See the full tutorial posted at Made.


3. For a fun and active game, try a Ring Toss made with paper plates! See the full post at A Little Learning for Two.


4. These Paper Plate Flowers look so bright and cheery! Get the full tutorial over at Creative Jewish Mom.


5. Make Spring come a bit earlier this year by making your own Paper Plate Sunflower! The full post can be found at Kaboose.com


6. Aren’t these Paper Plate Ducks the cutest?? See how to make them, and lots of other fun duck crafts via Danielle’s Place.

For more paper plate craft ideas, be sure to check out our Made with Paper Plates Pinterest Board.

Have fun!!


  1. What, well, well, paper plate crafts are the “new” paper bag crafts…totally… ;0)

  2. You’ve done it again! Can’t wait to do these! Me and my kids actually made the bird’s nest one last year. It was one of their all time favorite! BTW, I just went on Pinterest to try and find a cute way to display children’s artwork, and lo and behold you had pinned some! You are truly a lifesaver!

  3. That first paper plate nest is so cute!

  4. Love the ring toss game – such a great idea!

  5. Some great ideas here, love those fish!

  6. Great ideas! I especially love the paper plate flowers – great effect and looks pretty simple – thanks!

  7. Such bright and cheery crafts. Gotta love the ole paper plate. Such a simple resource that can be transformed into such terrific creations. Pinning this post as it is right up our alley!

  8. I love the nest. We will have to make it this spring.

  9. Love the fish- so colorful- couldn’t help but smile!

  10. wow, such creative spring crafts! Would love to make some of them. What great ideas! Thanks.

  11. Thanks! Great ideas. I shared in my Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Educaci%C3%B3-i-les-TIC/241708495880476