Ladybug Crafts for Kids

Lucky Ladybugs
Ladybug-decorated nails.
Ladybug-decorated nails.

You'll be sure to draw attention with nails painted like lucky ladybugs. Find out how below.

Ladybug, ladybug, fly away home! With nails like this, you'll be spotted wherever you go.

Draw attention with these colorful nails.

Step 1: Paint nails any color. Let dry.

Step 2: Using red paint, paint a circle anywhere on the nail. Let dry.

Step 3: Using black paint and the tip of a thin brush, paint a line through the middle of the circle and add 3 dots in each half of the red circle.

Step 4: Paint a tiny black circle at the top of the ladybug's body, directly above the line that runs through the middle.

Step 5: Paint 3 tiny black lines on each side of the body (legs) and 2 tiny lines coming out of the head (antennae).

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Lucky Ladybugs by Shari Finger and Susan Tumblety