DIY paper toys

Paper crafts are such a multifaceted and fascinating type of creativity that I could not pass it by. Since I myself am fond of different types of creativity, and I also have an assistant daughter who is constantly making something and cannot live without needlework. Then in our piggy bank there must be useful or just interesting master classes made of paper in different topics and for different occasions. I think my piggy bank with paper master classes will be useful to you. Here you can get inspiration for yourself or find a suitable idea, as well as spy on the step-by-step manufacturing process. I have collected those that, in my opinion, seemed interesting, original or useful. Some are difficult to manufacture, and some are very simple and they can be done with children.

For manufacturing, paper is mainly needed (colored, plain white or corrugated, in some products cardboard) Scissors, pencil, ruler, glue. And most importantly, the creative spirit)))

Are you ready? Then let's get started!

Let's start with useful ideas from paper

Bookmarks for paper books with step by step photos

Origami hearts bookmarks

I also liked the idea of ​​a mittens on a string. You can draw such mittens yourself, or you can cut them out of scrapbooking paper.

The next idea is anti-stress bookmarks, although they are indirectly crafts, but this is also a type of creativity associated with paper, and in our turbulent times they can be very useful. They can be printed or redrawn from the monitor screen.

Bulky D paper crafts for interior decoration

The next usefulness is interior decoration. With the help of paper, we can create additional comfort in the house or set a certain atmosphere. You can also decorate the area for photo shoots with paper crafts or create decor for the holiday. In general, there are a lot of applications, so let's move on to ideas.

Butterfly garlands for decoration

You can also decorate a photo zone with butterflies, so that the butterflies are voluminous, you only need to glue the middle of the wings.

Well, let's get back to the garlands for now, they can be made all sorts of different ones, for example, in the form of such 3D hearts.

DIY paper crafts in different techniques 42 ideas

Currently, you can buy any toys in stores, but hand-made crafts from paper do not lose their relevance. Despite its primitive appearance, the very process of making them will please the baby and help develop his perseverance and fine motor skills of his hands.

Tools and materials

DIY paper toys are made using the following tools and materials:

  • Various papers (thin, thick, metallized, colored).
  • Paper napkins.
  • Cardboard.
  • Wallpaper scraps, foil, various candy wrappers.
  • Fabric for decoration.
  • Glue stick.
  • PVA glue.
  • Stapler.
  • Scissors are small to medium with rounded ends.
  • Ruler.
  • Toothpicks.
  • Shiloh.
  • Pencil.

Bulky paper toys

For the development of creative abilities in children, it is worth making voluminous paper toys together.

Cat Matroskin

To make Matroskin's cat out of paper, transfer the proposed template to the album sheet, print it, then paint the picture with the desired colors, and then cut it along the contour lines.

In places where the dotted line is laid, it is necessary to bend parts of the product inward and form the figure of an animal. The folds on which the pink dots stand should be glued together.

Dog

To decorate the product, you should print the given pattern and color the figure at your own discretion. Then, along the dotted lines, you need to bend the parts of the template and glue them in those places where the unpainted parts of the layout are. After the paper craft is ready, glue the tail on the back.

Butterfly

When creating three-dimensional multilayer butterflies, several pieces of blanks of the same configuration are cut out of paper material (the size and color range may be different). After that, the parts must be folded on top of each other and connected with glue, and the wings must be bent at different angles.

DIY paper crafts in different techniques 42 ideas. Step-by-step diagrams of paper crafts for adults and children. Light and complex crafts from white, colored and corrugated paper. Crafts from

Tools and materials

DIY paper toys are made using the following tools and materials:

  • Various paper (thin, thick, metallized, colored).
  • Paper napkins.
  • Cardboard.
  • Wallpaper scraps, foil, various candy wrappers.
  • Fabric for decoration.
  • Glue stick.
  • PVA glue.
  • Stapler.
  • Scissors are small to medium with rounded ends.
  • Ruler.
  • Toothpicks.
  • Shiloh.
  • Pencil.

Cardboard dressing-up doll

Bulky paper toys

For the development of creative abilities in children, it is worth making voluminous paper toys together.

Cat Matroskin

To make Matroskin's cat out of paper, transfer the proposed template to the album sheet, print it, then paint the picture with the desired colors, and then cut it along the contour lines.

Print and cut the toy out of paper, glue it and get a matroskin cat

In places where the dotted line is laid, it is necessary to bend parts of the product inward and form the figure of an animal. The folds on which the pink dots stand should be glued together.