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How to Make Paper Puppets


Picture Puppets
Picture Puppets bring your family and friends to life in puppet form.
Picture Puppets bring your family and friends to life in puppet form.

This creative paper craft gets the whole family involved! Personalized puppets make each of you a star.

What You'll Need:

  • Jumbo craft sticks
  • Photos of family and friends
  • Cardboard
  • Glue stick
  • Scissors
  • Craft glue

How to Make Picture Puppets:

Step 1: Choose photos that show a person's entire body, head to toe. Use a glue stick to mount these photos on cardboard.

Step 2: Cut around the shape of the person in the photo, outlining the body.

Step 3: Glue the body to the end of a jumbo craft stick with craft glue; let dry.

It might be fun to make a puppet of your family pet, too, or cut out pictures from a magazine. The more puppets you make, the bigger your puppet show can be!

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