Egg Carton Snowman

Give a new life to old egg cartons by upcycling them into delightful snowmen. Get creative and personalise these adorable figures with your favorite craft supplies. This fun and easy craft idea is great for kids of all ages!

Egg Carton Snowman

Skill Level


Time to Make

25 Minutes + drying time

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Firstly, draw and cut out the carrot nose from orange card.
  2. Then, cut out 3 egg holder sections of the egg carton for the snowman’s body.
  3. Paint the egg carton sections white.
  4. Stick the sections on top of each other using super tacky glue.
  5. Using a paint brush apply glue over the snowman’s body and sprinkle iridescent glitter on top.
  6. For the earmuffs, twist 2 pipe cleaners together. Then trim the twisted pipe cleaner to the correct length and glue one end to either side of the snowman’s head and stick a pom pom to each end of the pipe cleaner.
  7. Use a hole punch to create small circles for the mouth and buttons. Stick the features and wiggle eyes to the snowman.
  8. Cut a brown pipe cleaner in half or quarters. Then cut a shorter length of brown pipe cleaner and wrap it around to complete the stick arms.
  9. Lastly, stick the pipe cleaner arms to the snowman.
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Top Tip

You can cut off small sections of the egg carton to glue in between each section of the snowman’s body to make the sections sit higher.



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