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Paper Plate Reindeer

Paper Plate Reindeer

Make up your own herd of these paper plate reindeer. The craft has a simple materials list and it is fairly easy to pull together, which makes the craft a winner.

Paper Plate Reindeer Preschool Art Craft I Nikkilynndesign.com

Materials

    • Brown tempera paint
    • Paint brushes
    • Reindeer antler pattern for each reindeer (photocopied on brown heavy cardstock)
    • Scissors
    • White, red and black pre-cut circles (eyes and nose)
    • Black marker
    • Paper plate for each reindeer
    • Glue


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Directions

1.) Paint the paper plate with brown tempera paint can be done in morning.
2.) Cut reindeer antlers out of brown cardstock.
3.) After plate is dry; glue on eyes, nose and antlers.
4.)  Draw mouth on with black marker.

Notes:

1.) It is best to paint the paper plate body in morning to allow it to dry.  Assemble in afternoon.

2.) For younger children the antlers may need to be pre-cut.

Make Headbands as Additional Activity for Antlers

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