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Easy Paper Mobile Craft

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The bright colors and assortment of shapes of this paper mobile craft will easily catch the attention of any young child. With just a few simple steps, the mobile will be ready to hang and admire!

mobile made out of paper

The paper mobile craft has a lot of room for creativity. Feel free to choose your own shapes and colors to make your mobile unique. This project is perfect for little ones to work on their shapes and colors as well. The mobile will also be a great gift for a friend or a personal decoration for your baby. The possibilities are endless.

For this craft, you will want to use colorful craft paper and cardstock for durability. Both can be found at your local craft store. Choose eye-catching colors to spice up and personalize your mobile.

Easy Paper Mobile Craft

paper mobile on grey background

When it comes to cutting out the various shapes for the mobile, this is where your creativity can skyrocket. From shining stars to a classic circle, your limits expand far beyond just the sky. If a kid is completing this craft, carefully watch as they cut to help them practice patience, direction following, and motor skills.

Mobiles give visual stimulation and also promote brain development in young children. This simple craft will give your baby the brain boost they need from the comfort of their own crib. In exchange for just a few minutes, you’ll be raising the next Einstein!

hanging paper mobile with circles, squares, and triangles

This craft is the perfect cure for boredom for the kiddos at home. Sit them down on a rainy day and watch them create their own fun! Turn on some tunes, sit back, and enjoy your child’s creativity.

This easy paper mobile craft will sit beautifully in a nursery on display for a little baby to watch. In just a few short minutes, you will have the perfect decoration to complete your baby’s room.

Easy Paper Mobile
Yield: 1

Easy Paper Mobile

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Active Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Difficulty: Easy
Estimated Cost: $5

This easy paper mobile craft will sit beautifully in a nursery on display for a little baby to watch. In just a few short minutes, you will have the perfect decoration to complete your baby's room.

Materials

  • Colorful craft paper.
  • String
  • Glue.
  • Card stock paper

Tools

  • Scissors

Instructions

  1. Cut out the colorful shapes for your mobile. Then cut out a long card-stock strip using the templates.
  2. Choose a shape to start with, and glue that shape on the
    upper side of the string.
  3. Then keep gluing the rest of the shape one under another
    until you have the length you want.
  4. Glue the string to the card-stock strip.
  5. Then make a few more strings and then glue them to the
    card-stock strip.
  6. Finish it off by gluing both ends of the card-stock strip
    together and making a ring shape. Tie all the extra strings on the upper side together.

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