Indoor Crafts for Kids


Plastic Spoon Puppets
Playful plastic spoon puppets.
Playful plastic spoon puppets.
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A spoonful of fun makes these plastic spoon puppets a real treat!

What You'll Need:

  • Clean plastic spoons
  • Small pom-poms
  • Colored paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Wiggle eyes
  • Small paper cups

Step 1: Glue pom-poms and colored paper to the bowl of a plastic spoon to create a colorful face. Add wiggle eyes.

Step 2: Cut out paper bunny, puppy, clown, or other ears, and glue them on.

Step 3: Make a miniature puppet theater by cutting a slit in the bottom of a small paper cup.

Step 4: Stick the spoon end down through the cup opening and through the slit. Use the spoon handle to push the puppet out of the cup and perform the show!

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