Paper Plate Funny Face Puppets

Kids will have great fun making and playing with these entertaining funny face stick puppets.

Skill Level


Time to Make

45 minutes

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Using coloured deco pens and a black fine tip marker, decorate the different coloured small paper plates in the pack by drawing on different expressions of faces. Leave to dry.
  2. Take a natural wooden craft stick and paint it to match the colour of the plate you have chosen using ready mixed paint. Leave to dry. Add another coat if required. Leave to dry.
  3. Attach the paper plate face to the top of the matching coloured wooden craft stick using a few pieces of clear sticky tape.

Top Tip

Create a range of puppets displaying different emotions for the home and classroom to encourage children to express their feelings.

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