8 Crafts for Ocean Animal Fun

  • 01 of 08

    8 Crafts for Ocean Animal Fun

    There is a whole different world under the ocean! Different plants, colors, and animals. Get your kiddos together to make these ocean animal crafts! 

    From recycled crafts to yarn and painting, you'll have fun putting together these silly sea animals. How about a crab, a few fish, or even a shark cootie catcher? We also found a few octopus to join the fun. 

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  • 02 of 08

    Shark Cootie Catcher

    Easy Peasy and Fun

    Practice your origami skills with this fun shark cootie catcher. Print out the template and follow the easy instructions to make your own.

    Shark Cootie Catcher from Easy Peasy and Fun

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  • 03 of 08

    Octopus Kids Craft

    I Heart Crafty Things

    This is a great preschool activity for little hands. Use card stock and streamers to make this silly octopus.

    Octopus Kids Craft from I Heart Crafty Things

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  • 04 of 08

    Wiggly Octopus Friends

    Kids Activities Blog

    Save those extra toilet paper rolls to make a crew of wiggly octopus friends. Aren’t they cute? Add a little yarn for their legs and you're all set.

    Wiggly Octopus Friends from Kids Activities Blog

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  • 05 of 08

    Cupcake Liner Rainbow Fish

    Glued to My Crafts

    How pretty are these rainbow fish? Decorate the cupcake liners with sparkly craft jewels.

    Cupcake Liner Rainbow Fish from Glued to My Crafts

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  • 06 of 08

    Rocking Paper Plate Crab

    Pink Stripey Socks

    Don’t get snapped by this paper plate crab! Use big googly eyes to make him look silly.

    Rocking Paper Plate Crab from Pink Stripey Socks

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  • 07 of 08

    Paper Plate Tropical Fish

    Make and Takes

    Craft an entire family of these beautiful tropical fish. These will look great hanging on your wall. Head over to

    Paper Plate Tropical Fish from Make and Takes

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  • 08 of 08

    Ocean Diorama Craft

    Since you've tackled all the smaller fish, it's time to move onto a bigger pond! Your kids will love this easy and educational ocean diorama.

    Ocean Diorama Craft from The Spruce