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Zebra Paper Bag Puppet

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Completed Zebra Paper Bag Puppet.

If you're looking for a creative and entertaining craft to keep kids engaged, the zebra paper bag puppet is a perfect choice! This fun project combines the simplicity of paper bag puppetry with the distinctive black-and-white stripes of a zebra, resulting in an adorable and interactive toy for your child to play with. Not only does this craft bring joy to kids, but it also encourages their imagination as they create and perform puppet shows.

Crafting with paper bags not only sparks creativity but also provides a fantastic opportunity for hands-on fun. Once the zebra paper bag puppet is complete, your child can put on a puppet show, use it for storytelling, or even create an entire safari-themed adventure. This versatile paper bag puppet will provide hours of entertainment and creativity for your child. Plus, it's a wonderful way for them to share their newfound creation with family and friends, making it a perfect activity for playdates or gatherings.

If your child loves this zebra paper bag puppet, be sure to check out other exciting paper bag puppets, such as lions, elephants, and more. These crafts will introduce your child to a world of wildlife-inspired creativity, expanding their understanding of the animal kingdom while they have fun crafting and playing. Let the crafting adventure begin with the zebra paper bag puppet!

At Artsy Kids Zone, we have an absolute soft spot for paper bag puppets – they are our go-to craft for sparking creativity and imaginative play! Whether it's crafting penguin puppets, embarking on high-sea adventures with pirate puppets, or entering the magical realm with unicorn companions, paper bag puppets have become cherished characters in our crafting repertoire.

Completed Zebra Paper Bag Puppet.

The simplicity and versatility of paper bag puppets make them the perfect canvas for endless possibilities, allowing kids to bring their favorite stories and characters to life like our robot paper bag puppet. We love witnessing the joy and excitement these puppets bring to little ones as they engage in puppetry, storytelling, and interactive play.

I created this puppet as part of an Easter Paper Bag Puppets Trilogy – a fun series featuring a bunny, chick, and lamb puppet. As Easter approaches, we invite you to join us on a crafting journey that brings these adorable characters to life, adding a touch of whimsy and creativity to your festive celebrations.

So, gather your crafting supplies, download the template, and let the puppetry extravaganza begin!

How To Make Zebra Paper Bag Puppets

Materials You'll Need

FREE Printable Zebra Paper Bag Puppet Template (available for download)

Markers, colored pencils, or crayons



A paper lunch bag

How to color zebra paper bag puppet.

Step 1: Print and Color Your Paper Bag Puppet

Start by downloading our Paper Bag Puppet template and print on 8.5x11 white paper. Once printed, it's time to unleash your creativity! Let your child color the puppet with markers, crayons or colored pencils.

How to cut zebra paper bag puppet.

Step 2: Cut Out Your Paper Bag Puppets

Carefully cut along the outlines of your colored paper bag puppet. Take your time to make clean and precise cuts.

How to assemble zebra paper bag puppet.

Step 3: Assemble & Glue Your Paper Bag Puppet

Place your paper bag with the flap facing you. The flap will be your puppet's mouth. Now, grab your cut-out body and glue it to the bag below the flap.

How to assemble zebra paper bag puppet.

Then glue the head to the top of the flap.

Step 4: Direct Your Puppet's Journey

Once the glue has fully dried, your Puppet is all set for exciting adventures! Slip your hand through the paper bag opening and kickstart the puppetry fun. Foster imaginative play, weave captivating stories, or stage puppet shows alongside other paper bag characters. The potential for creativity is boundless!

How to download zebra paper bag puppet.

How do I download the Zebra Paper Bag Puppet Template?

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Discover a world of creative fun beyond paper bag puppets! Dive into our collection of imaginative crafts that are perfect for kids of all ages. Explore the Bee Toilet Paper Roll Craft, where you can transform simple household items into adorable buzzing bees. Or, flutter over to our Butterfly Coffee Filter Craft, where you can create vibrant and colorful butterflies using coffee filters and simple art supplies. With these engaging activities, there's always something new and exciting to discover at Artsy Kids Zone. Let your creativity soar and embark on a crafting adventure today!

Zebra Paper Bag Puppet


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