DIY: Paper Plate Lego

  • 01 of 06

    DIY: Paper Plate Lego

    YAY for arts and craft time that boys and girls alike can love and enjoy making together!!! My little family is pretty big on Lego themed stuff, so to say I’m a little bit excited for this AWESOME Paper Plate Lego Guy kid craft idea would be a major understatement.

    So if YOU have a huge Lego lover in your house like I do I'm sure you are biting at the bit to learn the how-to on this fun DIY craft. So don't delay - let's grab those craft supplies and "build" our own one-of-a-kind Lego guy within minutes! Happy crafting my friends!!!

    DIY: Paper Plate Lego

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  • 02 of 06

    Supplies for Paper Plate Lego

    Supplies for Paper Plate Lego

    • Large Paper Plate
    • Yellow Tissue Paper
    • Yellow/Black/White Cardstock
    • School Glue
    • Scissors
    • Stapler
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  • 03 of 06

    Step One for Paper Plate Lego

     First cut two small side pieces from the paper plate, to give the look of the Lego guy’s head.

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  • 04 of 06

    Step Two for Paper Plate Lego

    Next have your children cut the yellow tissue paper into small squares {great way to practice those scissor skills}.

    Now take your paper plate and put a good amount of glue all over the paper plate. Have children place the tissue paper on top of the glue, until the plate is completely covered.

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  • 05 of 06

    Step Three for Paper Plate Lego

    While they are working on that, cut out some facial features from your cardstock, as well as two yellow rectangles that will go on the top and bottom of the paper plate.

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  • 06 of 06

    Finished Paper Plate Lego

    To finish off the Paper Plate Lego Guy craft – have children glue/staple on the cardstock pieces in the designated spots. At this time you can also add other embellishments you see fit {think crazy hair, hats and even different facial emotions to really make it your own} Then display proudly!

    You can make these and then have a little fun with Lego Math or host a Lego Birthday Party!