Whether you’re an avid Finding Nemo or Finding Dory movie fan, you’re going to adore my blue tang crafts project today! You can use this fish craft template as part of your ocean diorama to educate kids about ocean life or simply keep it as a fun art project for summer break boredom busters.
This fun printable fish craft will allow your kids to have building their favorite character from Finding Nemo, Dory! Finding Dory was released in 2016 after the success of the film Finding Nemo. The main character in Finding Dory is a blue tang fish that loses her memory every 10 seconds or so.
While you don’t have to know the film to enjoy this paper printable, cut and paste blue tang craft, it’s a fun film to watch with your kids while you enjoy art projects this summer.
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Cut and Paste Blue Tang ‘Dory’ Craft for Kids with Free Template
Keep scrolling to get your very own blue tang, ‘Dory’ craft today and start exploring the ocean with your little ones and their paper whale buddies!
Blue Tang, ‘Dory’ Craft Supplies Needed:
- Colored Cardstock or Construction Paper
- Colored Pencils, Markers or Crayons
- Printable ‘Dory’ Blue Tang Template (FOUND AT THE BOTTOM)
Ideas for Finding Dory Blue Tang Crafts
I love that this blue tang crafts printable can be used for many art project activities this summer. Consider some of my favorite ways to use this craft at home to keep your preschoolers busy and creative all summer long.
1. Fish Art Projects
Use this blue tang crafts Finding Dory project as part of your fish crafts art projects this summer. You can include a variety of sea life creatures such as my manta ray, sea turtles, and sperm whale templates as part of your fish art projects during summer break.
Have fun printing my free fish art project templates and coloring them with your kids anytime you’re planning a craft day.
2. Host a Family Movie Night
Consider getting Finding Nemo and Finding Dory on DVD or as a digital download and enjoy a family movie night using my blue tang crafts printable coloring page.
Print as many copies as you want and plan a summer break afternoon of watching these two fish movies while your kids have the fish crafts coloring pages to keep them occupied should they get restless during the films.
3. Ocean Life Education
There are many things in our world that impact ocean life, and that’s why I felt you could use this blue tang crafts printable coloring page as part of your ocean life curriculum. Your preschoolers will enjoy learning more about the adorable fish they love in Finding Nemo and Finding Dory.
Whether you opt to use my blue tang crafts as an art project, coloring pages, or an educational tool, I’m confident that your kids will have so much fun coloring their Finding Dory blue tang crafts printable.
Blue Tang Fish Craft Instructions:
After you’ve printed your fish template on your favorite color cardstock paper or use the colors as instructed on the template, go ahead and cut out the body parts.
Another fun way to enjoy this ocean animal craft friend is to print the ‘Dory’ template on white paper and color her first. Then cut and glue her together.
Next, simply glue all the pieces together. This ocean craft is so easy and perfect for kids of any age. My toddler and 6-year-old alike loved making her.
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Free Printable Blue Tang ‘Dory’ Template:
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