How adorable is this Turkey Craft? The best part is you can use the download with your Cricut Or Silhouette or with any other cutting machine. I have even included a free printable for those of you that don't have a machine. You can grab either below.
Now you can Plan a special Thanksgiving Crafting day for the kiddos and add this cute turkey craft to your project lineup. Plus you will keep the little hands busy!
Free Printable Turkey Paper Craft and Cutting Machine Downloads
This craft with the cute and vibrant colored turkey feathers is perfect for older kids, or even the younger ones if you use your machine to cut out the pieces, it is really a super simple project.
I didn't use construction paper because I wanted something a little more sturdy, but with just a few supplies this cute little thanksgiving craft came to light.
What do I need to make a Paper Turkey?
- 65 lb weight cardstock (love using this when I have a project with a lot of colors, plus there are always great online prices and you can ship to store.)
- Cutting Machine (if you are doing the printable version you can use scissors)
- Glue Pen
- Googly eyes (optional I cut the eyes with my machine)
Because of the simplicity of this craft, you can add it to your list of Thanksgiving craft ideas for the little people.
Get the younger kids involved in a great way with these cute little turkeys. This would even be a fun crafty morning idea for kids of all ages or get the whole family involved. You could find a way to prop it up and make it a cute centerpiece for the Thanksgiving Dinner table.
Grab my free turkey template, you can download either a printable PDF or SVG files for Cricut too. You can also swap out the paper eyes for big googly eyes too.
This turkey papercraft is a wonderful way to exercise fine motor skills in the classroom. This would also perfect craft to hang on the bulletin board for fun thanksgiving decor.
You could even get creative with your own turkeys and use different colors for the turkey’s feathers or switch up the placement of the elements of the turkey’s face.
The thing about such a simple and fun craft is there usually isn't a need to go to the craft store. If you are like most crafters you have everything you need for holiday season crafting right in your craft room.
How do I get the files for this fun turkey craft?
Just fill in your information for the appropriate file. There is the option to grab the free printables or the free SVG if you have a Cricut machine.
There are tons of terrific turkey crafts and fall crafts out there too. So if you are looking for more turkey Thanksgiving crafts check out these fun ideas!
- Turkey Paper Bag Craft
- Turkey Craft Kit
- Easy Paper Pumpkin Craft with Cricut
- Scrap Ribbon Pine Cone Turkey