Today I’m sharing a fun preschool horse craft to enjoy with your kids. This easy farm animal printable cut out horse craft will keep your kids entertained for hours. Whether you need arts and crafts for summer break or a rainy day, I’m confident that this horse craft homemade DIY for kids will be the answer.
This horse craft is an excellent way to get your kids excited about new livestock at your home or a trip to a local farm to see farm animals.
This easy summer horse craft will give you something to do when you’ve exhausted other options of outdoor play and visits to local places during summer break.
We just got nine new chickens that my daughter is so excited about! It is such a great teaching opportunity for one day when she finally gets the horse she SO desires – and asks me to get mayyyybee 200 times a day.
In the mean time, we will just have to craft horses instead.
The FREE horse templates make this cute horse craft easy for any toddler, preschooler and kid to make. Choose to make it as a coloring craft or make it with cardstock paper – which by the way is a great way to teach kids fine motor functions, with safety scissors of course.
Print your horse template, follow along with the step-by-step instructions and have fun!
Let’s get crafting!
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Easy, Printable Cut Out Horse Craft For Kids
Ideas to use Easy Horse Craft For Kids
There are many ways you can incorporate this easy horse craft into your day. Below you’ll see a few of my ideas for using this free horse craft for kids this year.
1. Farm Theme Learning
Whether you’re looking for more farm themed crafts or want a horse craft as part of your farm themed learning, this easy horse craft for kids will be a fabulous option to include. Your kids will enjoy making this DIY horse art project during their farm animals craft day.
2. Learn About Horses
Perhaps you want your kids to learn more about horses, then this free horse craft for kids will work. Make a fun presentation about horses and consider streaming some videos about horses so that your kids can complete this easy horse craft while they listen to the video or you talking about horses.
3. Farm Craft Day
Gather up a list of free farm animals crafts, get the supplies, and set a little crafts area up to have your kids enjoy a farm craft day. Your kids can have fun making their own farm animal crafts to enjoy playtime together later in the day by using these farm animal crafts to set up a finger puppet style play.
4. Horse Themed Birthday Parties
Don’t forget about birthday parties! The final recommendation I have for you to use this free horse craft for kids is to gather enough supplies for your party guests and have the birthday party guests complete their own printable horse craft that they can bring home when the farm themed birthday party is over.
Using crafts to keep kids occupied on a rainy day or helping them learn more about the world around them will encourage your kids’ creativity and interest in learning. I hope that you’ll use my tips shared today to start using this free horse craft for kids to get your kids using their creativity all the while enjoying some quality family time together.
Horse Craft Tutorial
Horse Craft Supplies:
- Colored Card Stock Paper or Construction Paper
- White Card Stock Paper
- Printable Horse Template (FOUND AT THE BOTTOM)
First, gather up all of your supplies and print your desired horse template.
The first step is to print your horse template for this craft and cut out the horse. If you are choosing to color it. I would suggest to color first and then cut out your horse.
Next, glue on the horse’s legs and head.
Then, glue on the mouth.
Next, flip it over and glue on the ears.
Finally, glue the hair on to your horse craft and your horse art project is done!
Here are More Options to Choose:
- You can print the blank version and trace the cut outs on card stock paper for a sturdier horse. This option is good for older kids as it is more in depth. Use the below options if you have smaller kids.
- Print the color version for a simple and easy farm theme horse craft or,
- Print the blank version and use it as a horse coloring sheet activity and then glue the pieces together.
To print your Farm Animal Horse template, turn the printer on, click on either the color version or black and white then click print.
This is the easiest version of the Farm Horse Craft, print it off, cut along the black lines and glue the pieces together.
This option is fantastic for the littles! Although they may need your assistance do to the cuts, you can be doing the dishes, folding laundry or doing other mom chores and your kiddo can color their horse to keep in their own farm animal collection.