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Waste paper can be utilized in several useful ways which many of us do not even know about. They can be soaked and used to make crafts, they can be used to make covers of surfaces, or crumpled into small portions to make interesting crafts. Here in this post, we are to dive deeper into the method of making DIY paper crafts by crumpling sheets of paper and colouring them into our desired ways. Thus we are going to see how paper birds, bugs, beetles, flowers and even more can be made to make use of waste paper in a creative way. By these methods, young children can also be educated about the importance of conserving paper, as it takes a lot of effort to make so.

Crumpled Paper Animal & Insect Crafts

The Butterfly Effect

Crumpled Paper Crafts for Kids The Butterfly Effect

Aren’t butterflies the most gorgeous thing ever? With their colourful wings fluttering, they sure bring joy to all our lives. Especially this one made with crumpled paper in the hues of mauve, purple and pink.

Fly With The Wind

Crumpled Paper Crafts for Kids Fly With The Wind 

Once again we meet our fluttery friend. This time the butterfly is accompanied by two cute crumpled paper flowers on its sides. Overall, the colour scheme of this work is extremely attractive and thus, can be great for putting up at any art exhibition.

Beetles With A Flower

Crumpled Paper Crafts for Kids Beetles With A Flower

This landscape is a gorgeous one with two beetles looking up to a flower with fluffy clouds floating in the background. The flower is pure white, complementing the tone of the artwork well with the bright yellow background.

Sea you, Sea Horse!

Crumpled Paper Crafts for Kids Sea you, Sea Horse

Here we see a little girl holding up what looks like a sea horse made of crumpled coloured paper. There are so many vibrant colours coexisting here in this piece-red, yellow, green, pink etc and the result looks absolutely pretty.

A Tortoise On A Sunny Day

Crumpled Paper Crafts for Kids A Tortoise On A Sunny Day

This image is eye-catching as well. The main focus of this work is a cute small tortoise wearing a hat taking a stroll in a garden, with trees and the sun shining bright in the background. The shell of the tortoise is made up of crumpled papers in a pattern of red, yellow and blue consecutively.

Paper Tissue Buddies

Paper Tissue Buddies

Here we have a butterfly, a starfish, a fish and a little bird made up of crumpled papers here respectively. Doing crafts like these can help children become more educated about nature and biodiversity, in air, land and water alike.

Crumpled Paper Bird Crafts

Paper Parakeet

Crumpled Paper Crafts for Kids

Here a parakeet is replicated in the form of this pretty artwork with crumpled sheets. Sticking this by the doorway of a house or a classroom can be a great welcome gift to visitors!

Owl See You Later!

Crumpled Paper Crafts for Kids Owl See You Later

Owls are always iconic, be it in actual life form, or used in decorations. With their large googly eyes and pointed beaks, they’ll make sure to capture the attention of any passerby. Thus, using owls in any craft form, including crumpled papers is always a bonus.

Crumpled Paper Flower Crafts For Kids

When we talk about crafts, paper is the first craft supply that comes to our mind. As paper is a delicate material, kids love folding and crumbling paper. when kids end up crumbling and throwing paper all around the house. Instead of throwing this crumbled paper away, try making crumbled paper crafts. If you are wondering what crafts you can make, then no worries, we’ve shortlisted some interesting and simple crumbled paper flower crafts for kids. So, grab your paper and glue, and let’s start crumbling.

Crumpled Paper Flower Crafts for Kids

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Crumpled Paper Sunflower Craft For Kids

Crumpled Paper Sunflower Craft For Kids

Image Source/Tutorial: Artsy Craftsy Mom

Let your kiddos have some fun while making this crumpled sunflower from artsy craftsy mom. It’s simple and super fun to make. You can use these sunflowers as decor for your summer party.

DIY Mother’s Day Card With Crumpled Paper

DIY Mother's Day Card With Crumpled Paper Craft for Kids

Image Source/Tutorial: Artsy Craftsy Mom

Looking for the perfect Mother’s Day craft for your class? Then this crumpled flower card from an artsy craftsy mom is perfect. Younger kids and kindergarten kids will enjoy making this card. This handmade flower card is perfect to bring a smile to your mom’s face.

Crumpled Paper Flower Art For Preschoolers

Crumpled Paper Flower Art For Preschoolers

Image Source/Tutorial: Matikaam Studio

Enhance your kids’ motor skills and concentration skills with this amazing crumbled flower craft from MatiKaam Studio. A perfect activity for preschoolers. Let the kids make different flowers and hang them in your classroom. An easy way for kids to remember flowers.

Easy Crumpled Paper Flower Craft For Kids

Easy Crumpled Paper Flower Craft For Kids

Image Source/Tutorial: SPN Art

If you are looking for a simple craft activity to keep your kids busy, then this crumbled craft idea from SPN Art is appropriate. All they have to do is crumble some paper and stick it. Easy peasy!

Crumpled Flower Craft With Tissue Paper

Crumpled Flower Craft With Tissue Paper

Image Source/Tutorial: Buggy And Buddy

Not all tissue paper flowers are difficult to make. This crumpled tissue paper craft from buggy and buddy is bright, cute, and easy to make. With the craft materials already available to you, Kids can make this super adorable craft.


Crumpled Paper Fruit & Vegetable Crafts

Fruit Basket

Fruit Basket

An apple, a pear and a few grapes contribute to this absolutely gorgeous fruit basket shown here in this above picture. The importance of having fruits in diet can be drilled in this way from a young age, as colourful displays of fruits may encourage children to know more about them.

Carrot Anyone?

Carrot Anyone

Don’t you just love this carrot smiling at you with the beady eyes? The bright vermillion colour further adds to the cuteness of it. We cannot just resist eating up this carrot for a nutritious, healthy meal, can we?

Paper Pumpkin

Paper Pumpkin

The colour palette of browns, oranges and earthy greens is very aesthetically pleasing here in this depiction of a pumpkin. Pumpkins have various health benefits as they’re highly nutritious and have great antioxidant content, so it is a great health lesson to learn from this one!

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Rainbow Pop

Rainbow Pop 

Who doesn’t love rainbow icicles? People of all ages love to slurp up on one, especially during hot summer days where we need a burst of coolness to keep us going. Making Popsicle projects like these, thus, can be extremely fun and engaging as it reminds us of all the good memories.

The Glory Of  Friendship

The Glory Of  Friendship

This scenery is absolutely breathtaking, isn’t it? Two friends peacefully enjoying a bright sunny day on the grass as birds fly high in the sky. The joy of friendship is shown beautifully here in this piece, and looking at this scenery for a while brings peace to the mind.

Colour Your Dreams

Colour Your Dreams

Balloons are uplifting, just like the dreams that encourage us to go ahead in life, which colour our vision. Just like holding on to a set of balloons give you a feeling of being super light, they transport us to our happiest dreams of joy and mirth and forget our worries for a while.

Under The Umbrella

Under The Umbrella

Umbrellas have to be one of the most gorgeous creations ever with their splash of colours and beautiful patterns everywhere. For example, this craft above does a great job at capturing their beauty, while also honouring the utility they provide us in all weathers.

Holding A Sapling In Hands

Crumpled Paper Crafts for Kids

Here in this first example, we see the image of a hand holding a miniature tree, symbolizing the need for us to protect trees and nature, as responsible human beings. A brilliant idea for an art project, this cute artwork carries an important message to future generations.

It was amazing, thus, how we visited the lovely land of beautiful animals, umbrellas, fruits and vegetables through the method of making crafts by crumpling papers. It is truly amazing how the simplest things in life can provide the greatest joys of all time, such as reminiscing daily items through creative methods like craft making. This post covered several types of beautiful items that could be made, thus making use of waste papers in a really innovative way, while also being a great learning method for kids. If you enjoyed this post, kindly make sure to visit other similar posts on this website again. And please leave a comment down below! Thank you and have an amazing day/night ahead. Check Amazing collection of Craft Ideas for Kids at K4 Craft.


What is a Crumpled Paper?

A crumpled paper is a piece of paper that has been crumpled, or wrinkled. Crumpling paper is often done as a way to recycle it, as it can be used again for things like packing material or insulation. Crumpled paper can also be used as a way to create interesting textures and patterns.

What can kids make easy with paper?

There are many things that kids can make easily with paper. One example is a paper airplane. All you need is a sheet of paper and some patience to fold it into the right shape. Another example is a paper boat. This is a little more complicated, but still doable with just a sheet of paper. You can also make origami with paper. This is a Japanese paper folding art that can create some really cool shapes and designs. All you need is a square sheet of paper and some instructions, and you can make anything from a simple crane to a more complicated dragon.

What is paper crumpling activity?

The paper crumpling activity is a great way to relieve stress and have some fun. All you need is a sheet of paper and your hands. Just crumple up the paper into a ball and let your stress melt away.

How do you make crumpled balls?

There are a few different ways that you can make crumpled balls. One way is to take a piece of paper and crumple it up into a ball shape. Another way is to take a piece of fabric and gather it up into a ball shape. You can also use other materials, like foil or plastic wrap, to make crumpled balls.

What can you make with tissue paper for kids?

There are many things that you can make with tissue paper for kids. Some examples include flowers, streamers, and confetti. With a little creativity, the possibilities are endless. Tissue paper is a great material to work with because it is lightweight and easy to cut. This makes it a great option for kids who are just learning how to craft.

What is the use of crumpled paper?

Crumpled paper can be used for a variety of purposes, such as packing material, insulation, or even fuel. When used as packing material, crumpled paper can help protect fragile items from being damaged during shipping. It can also be used as insulation in homes or buildings, as it can help to keep heat in or out, depending on the climate. In some cases, crumpled paper can even be used as fuel, as it can be burned to create heat or energy.

What can I make out of paper when bored?

There are a lot of things you can make out of paper when bored. Some examples include: a paper airplane, a paper boat, a paper hat, or a paper doll. With a little bit of imagination, the possibilities are endless!

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