How to Make a Grinch Face Paper Plate Craft

Adding a little grinch-mas to your holiday fun!

The holiday season is the perfect time to get creative and crafty. One iconic character that’s always a hit during this time of year is the Grinch. This simple paper plate craft will guide you through creating a Grinch face that’s sure to bring a smile to your face. Gather your supplies, get ready for some fun, and let’s make a Grinch!

Materials Needed:

  1. A paper plate
  2. Green paint or green construction paper
  3. Red construction paper
  4. White construction paper
  5. Black construction paper
  6. Scissors
  7. Glue
  8. A pencil
  9. A paintbrush (if using paint)
  10. Googly eyes (optional)

Step-by-Step Instructions:

Step 1: Prepare Your Materials Gather all the materials you’ll need for this craft. Make sure you have green, red, white, and black construction paper, a paper plate, glue, a pencil, scissors, and, if you’d like, googly eyes.

Step 2: Create the Grinch’s Face Draw and cut out the following shapes from the construction paper:

  • Green face: Cut a spade shape from the paper plate. This will be the Grinch’s face.
  • Red hat: Create a small red rectangle for the hat.
  • White trim: Make a thin white strip for the hat’s trim.
  • Black eyes: Cut out two black ovals for the Grinch’s eyes.
  • Black eyebrows: Create two curved black shapes for the Grinch’s eyebrows.
  • Black pupils: Cut two smaller black circles or use googly eyes if you have them.
  • Black mouth: Shape a black half-moon for the Grinch’s mouth.
  • Black pupils: Cut two smaller black circles or use googly eyes if you have them.

Step 3: Assemble the Grinch’s Face

  • Attach the red rectangle to the top of the face as the Grinch’s hat.
  • Glue the white strip along the bottom edge of the red hat.
  • Position and glue the two black ovals onto the face as the eyes.
  • Glue the black eyebrows just above the eyes.
  • Attach the black half-moon shape to create the Grinch’s smiling mouth.
  • If you’re using googly eyes, attach them to the black ovals.

Step 4: Add the Final Touch With your Grinch face fully assembled, you can get creative. Add some extra details, like rosy cheeks or even a cotton ball beard, to give your Grinch character more personality.

Grinch Paper Plate Craft

Conclusion: Now you have a fantastic Grinch face paper plate craft ready to brighten up your holiday decorations or share with friends and family. It’s a fun and festive way to celebrate the season and the mischievous charm of the Grinch. Get crafting and spread some holiday cheer with your very own Grinch face creation!