Paper plates present a wealth of possibilities when it comes to crafting. You can use paper plates for a variety of projects that fit all seasons and themes. Best of all paper plates are affordable and easy to buy in bulk which makes them a perfect choice for classroom or party activities. Paper plates can also be used even by the youngest of enthusiastic crafters. So if you are looking for some fun paper plate crafts consider giving one of these ideas a try-
Cereal paper plate rainbow-You can encourage your kids to play with their food while making colorful rainbow pictures. This project works best for 4 years old and up.
Time Required: 30 minutes (Does not include drying time)
What you will need:
- Fruit Flavored Circle Cereal
- Paper Plate
- Craft Glue
Instructions for the project:
Cut the paper plate directly in half so you have a half circle. Begin by separating the cereal by color. Have the kids follow the curve of the paper plate and glue the fruit cereal on it to form a rainbow. Let the glue dry completely.
Variation: For a fun twist to make it completely edible instead of glue use white frosting!