Got a little tot with an animal obsession? Instead of singing Old MacDonald one more time, how about you create a cool animal mask with a few things we are betting you have in your house. Follow these simple instructions and your kid will be playing pachyderm in no time.

You’ll Need:

  1. A Paper Plate
  2. Glue
  3. String
  4. Scissors
  5. A Paintbrush
  6. A Black Marker or Crayon
  7. Gray Paint (we mixed black and white)


Cut the paper plate into the simple shapes pictured below.

Use the gray paint and black marker to color in the pieces. Use the glue stick to attach the them.

Tape or staple the string to the mask, and become a rhino!  

Have fun!!

What are some of your other favorite animal crafts? Tell us in the comments below!

–Erin Feher



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