Paper Plate Easter Chick

Try your hand at these simple but oh-so-cute paper plate Easter chicks this spring! Keep reading to find out what supplies you'll need and just how easy it is to put these little guys together!

Step-by-step tutorial

  • Step 1

    First we gathered the supplies together that we needed to complete our craft project.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 1

  • Step 2

    Next, out of orange construction paper, we cut out two long strips of paper to make the chick's legs, a little diamond for his beak and two feet.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 2

  • Step 3

    Now we took the two long strips of orange paper and began folding them accordion-style. Once we folded each strip of paper, we attached a foot to the bottom of each leg. Now we glued the chick's legs at the bottom of the paper plate on the back side.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 3

  • Step 4

    Next we folded the small orange diamond paper piece in half to form the chick's beak and attached it to the center of the paper plate.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 4

  • Done!

    We were ready to finish off our baby chicks with googly eyes and a few feathers for wings.

    Photo reference of how to complete step 5

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