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Paper Sloth Craft

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Making a paper sloth is easier than ever with this simple craft. Working slow and steady just like a sloth, bring the zoo to your room with this fun and simple craft.

Making this sloth craft is fun and easy for everyone. This craft will also spark an interest in learning about sloths and other fun animals. The directions are simple and easy to follow.

How Do You Make A Paper Sloth Craft

sloth craft on pink background

The paper sloth is a simple craft and you will only need few supplies. For this craft, you will want colored construction paper and other common household supplies that can be found at your local craft store.

The easy directions make this paper sloth fun and perfect for kids of all ages It will help them with direction following while also giving them something fun to do to keep them intrigued. Learning has never been this easy or fun.

paper sloth craft on branch

The product of this craft has many uses. The sloth can be used as a cute puppet or can be collected along with other paper animal crafts to build a zoo right in your home.

This craft, just like all others, has a lot of room for creativity. Use whatever colors you desire to make your paper sloth stand out from the rest.

You can also draw on whatever face you want for your sloth. You can choose to have your sloth awake and ready for the day or closed-eyed and sleepy.

sloth craft with poms and paper branch

This cute craft is perfect for both boys and girls. They can take it with them on their little journeys and, just like that, they have a new little friend.

The paper sloth is a great activity for any time of the day. There is no curfew on getting crafty and creative. Just have fun and make your paper sloth unique!

Paper Sloth Craft
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Paper Sloth Craft

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

The easy directions make this paper sloth fun and perfect for kids of all ages It will help them with direction following while also giving them something fun to do to keep them intrigued. Learning has never been this easy or fun.

Materials

Tools

  • Scissors

Instructions

  1. Select gray, white, brown and pink colored craft papers for the sloth papercraft. Trace the provided template patterns on the papers and cut.
  2. Stick the 2 paw patterns on the open ends of the 2 leg patterns attached to the main body pattern.
  3. Grab the small head, eye patch, and blush patterns. Attach the 2 eye patches on both sides of the head pattern. Attach the blush patterns below the eye patches.  
  4. Stick the small head pattern in the middle of the big head pattern.
  5. Use a black marker to draw the eyes, nose, and mouth of the paper sloth.
  6. Stick the head with the body pattern on any one side to complete the sloth papercraft.

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