Leaf Butterfly


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You will want to make a heap of these! Use them for a puppet show, make believe play or indoor plant decorations.

Search terms: insects, paper craft, pom poms, Spring and Autumn leaves, minibeasts, garden creatures. 


Suitable for…

Ages
  • 3-5 years
  • 5-12 years
  • 12+ years
Group Size
  • Individual (1 child)
  • Small Group (4 children)
  • Large Group (20 children)


  • Step 1

    Glue the ends of 2 leaves together to make the butterfly’s wings.

  • Step 2

    Sculpt antennae from a chenille stem.

  • Step 3

    On the back of the leaves, glue your antennae and a wooden skewer handle. Allow to dry.

  • Step 4

    Turn the leaves over and attach 3 or 4 small pom poms for the butterfly’s body and 2 tiny wiggle eyes to the butterfly’s face with glue. Allow to dry.

Materials


I need enough for…
Cost of all materials
$45.18 (inc GST)
$41.07 (ex GST)
Cost of all materials
$45.18 (inc GST)
$41.07 (ex GST)
Cost of all materials
$45.18 (inc GST)
$41.07 (ex GST)
I need enough for…
Cost of all materials
$45.18 (inc GST)
$41.07 (ex GST)
I need enough for…
Cost of all materials
$45.18 (inc GST)
$41.07 (ex GST)
I need enough for…
Cost of all materials
$45.18 (inc GST)
$41.07 (ex GST)
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