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Paper Plate Elephant

The FreeKidsCrafts Team is having fun creating their own zoo made out of paper plates for kids to make.

This craft can be made out of painted paper plates or with plastic ones.


3 Large grey plastic plates

2 large wiggle eyes

Paper towel cardboard tube

Craft glue


Using the photo as a reference turn the plates upside down and glue two plates overlapping the center plate to form  the ears.

Paint the cardboard tube a matching grey and let dry.

Glue cardboard tube on for trunk.

Glue on wiggle eyes.

Open your zoo and have lots of fun.

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Paper Plate Crafts, VBS Safari Crafts, Wild Animal Crafts

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These projects are created by Terri, Betty, Jamie or one of the talented staff members at MakingFriends.com. They have been created exclusively for publication on FreeKidsCrafts.com with supplies you'll be able to find around your house.

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