Today I’m sharing a free printable seahorse craft for kids. This is a wonderful activity to enjoy as part of your arts and crafts curriculum or an ocean-themed day of crafting with kids.
You’ll love how easy it is to make this seahorse craft and the kids will have a blast coloring their favorite ocean life creature.
I always enjoy making animal crafts with kids because they simply love all animals. Plus when you opt to do ocean life crafts for toddlers, they start to develop an appreciation and love for our environment.
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How do you make a seahorse out of a paper plate?
You can make a seahorse out of a paper plate easily using my sea horse craft for kids. Simply download and print the seahorse printable. Once printed, you’ll lay the seahorse template as a stencil to draw an outline on a paper plate.
Next, you’ll cut the seahorse template out, and allow your kids to paint or color their paper plate sea horse to give as a gift or use as part of your arts & crafts activity day for kids.
Ideas for Seahorse Craft for Kids
Ocean Life Education
Since the ocean covers most of the world, it’s important that you incorporate ocean life education into your preschoolers’ daily life. Starting ocean life education at a young age will inspire a love of recycling, eco-friendly choices, and an appreciation for all of the creatures that call the ocean home.
You can use this seahorse craft for toddlers as part of your ocean life education crafts for kids. Gather up the supplies, download the free seahorse template, and provide your kids with the right supplies to make cute seahorse crafts with ease.
Ocean Life Storytime
Another way I enjoy incorporating this sea horse craft for kids into my day is to help keep the kids attentive during storytime.
We all know that toddlers have a short attention span, but using ocean life craft ideas can help keep their little hands busy while you read some of the best ocean life storybooks around.
Some of my favorite ocean life story-time books include:
Fun Seahorse Craft for Kids with Free Seahorse Template
Keep scrolling to get your very own seahorse craft today and start exploring the ocean with your little ones and their paper whale buddies!
Seahorse Craft Supplies Needed:
- Colored Cardstock or Construction Paper
- Colored Pencils, Markers or Crayons
- Printable Seahorse Template (FOUND AT THE BOTTOM)
Whether you opt to use this seahorse craft for kids as part of your daily craft ideas list or want to use it to help foster a love of our oceans, I’m confident that this sea horse craft will keep your kids busy for hours as they color their paper craft in their favorite color designs.
Seahorse Craft Instructions:
After you’ve printed your seahorse 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 seahorse template on white paper and color him first. Then cut and glue him 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 him.
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Free Printable Seahorse Template:
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