How to Make a Paper Butterfly Craft

Who’s ready to make a craft that will make your child smile? This paper butterfly craft is so fun! Your children will feel as if they are in their own garden!

Butterflies love to fly around and your child might be the one to do it. Whether you make this for fun or for learning, you can’t go wrong with this craft.

How to make a butterfly with craft paper for children.

Once you start making crafts like this Paper Butterfly Craft, you won’t be able to get enough. You and your kids will enjoy being creative!

How to Make a Paper Butterfly

What you need:

  • Construction paper in green, pink, yellow and brown
  • Tick
  • Crayons
  • Clue
  • Drag

Step-by-step instructions

The first step to making this fun craft is to lay out half a sheet of green construction paper.

Next, you will make the wings for the butterfly. You can simply draw them by hand to look like this.

Glue the butterfly wings to the green paper. You will also take half a sheet of brown paper, roll it up and begin the process of creating the butterfly shape.

Tape one end of a piece of brown construction paper and roll it into a tube.

Once it’s in tube form, you can glue it to the butterfly’s wings to create the body.

You will repeat the same process to make the butterfly head!

Next you will cut out small yellow circles. These circles will help create the pattern on the butterfly’s wings.

Next you will cut out smaller blue circles. These will be glued on top of the yellow circles.

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Now you will add fun eyes! You can make your own eyes by cutting out white circles. You can draw inside the white circles and also add black dots in the middle.

Don’t forget that butterflies also have antennae!

This will help complete the butterfly’s look. As you can see, this paper butterfly craft is very easy to make and kids will have a lot of fun doing it.

Butterfly craft paper

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