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Earth Day Paper Plate

This Earth Day Paper Plate created by Valerie of MakingFriends.com is a great craft to do with youngsters while discussing the importance of preserving our planet.


Paper Plate
Tissue Paper
Craft Stick
Foam hands
Paint Brush
Tacky Glue


Paint a paper plate blue, let dry.

Paint or color the craft stick with a  brown marker. Glue the craft stick onto the bottom of the plate.

Take pieces of tissue paper crumble them and glue on top of the craft stick to look like a tree.

Glue red tri-beads onto the tree.

Glue the foam hands around the edge of the paper plate. You can make some out of construction paper.

With a marker write "Earth Day" on the hands.

Take a piece of satin cord and make a loop.

Glue to the back of the plate to hang.

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  1. Jamie says:

    Love this! Because I have a very limited supply list that I can use, I am always looking for ideas that I can tweek to make cute, but different crafts. This will be perfect!

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