This easy paper umbrella craft tutorial is perfect for kids. With just a few simple supplies, kids can make their own colorful paper umbrellas! Learn how to make this fun and creative craft with step-by-step instructions.
With the monsoon coming right ahead of us, do you know what is the most essential thing in the rainy season? An umbrella! Umbrella protects us from getting wet and catching cold in the rain. There are different sizes of umbrellas all around us. So, today we are going to make the tiniest and most cute umbrella one has ever seen.
Grab these materials and follow these simple and easy steps to protect yourself from catching a cold and getting sick with this cute little thing. Let’s get started!
DIY Paper Umbrella Craft Tutorial For Kids
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- Printed Craft Paper
Step 1: Folding Printed Craft Paper Into Half
Let’s begin this craft by taking a printed craft paper. Turn it over/plain side. Fold the printed craft paper into half and make a crease to form a rectangle.
Step 2: Folding The Rectangle in two half
Then, fold the rectangle in half from its longer side, make a crease, and unfold it again.
Step 3: Make a Triangle By Folding First Half of Paper
After doing the above step, you will get a rectangle. Fold the right side of the rectangle and make it into a triangle as shown in the picture.
Step 4: Turning Over The Printed Craft Paper
Now, the next step is to turn over the printed craft paper as shown in the picture.
Step 5: Folding The Printed Craft Paper Into a Triangle
After turning over the printed craft paper. Fold the other side of the rectangle into a triangle. After folding you will get a whole triangle as shown in the image.
Step 6: Folding The Triangle To Make a Diamond Shape
Now, join the above-made triangle on the ends and after entering it will make a shape of a diamond as shown.
Step 7: Folding Small Pieces To Make a Triangle
Now, fold both sides of the printed craft paper inwards to make a triangle as shown. Fold only the first layer of the printed craft paper.
Step 8: Turning Over And Fold The Printed Craft Paper
Now, this can be a little tricky part but it is also easy if you pay attention to it. Turn over the printed craft paper. Fold it in a similar way as the above step to make another triangle. Now, you will see that there is a side part, open one side of the triangle and press it inside from the line. After doing this, you will get the above shape as shown in the image.
Step 9: Repeating The Same Step As Above
Now, to get a similar shape, repeat the step above. You have to repeat the same step four times as there are two triangles and each has two sides. After repeating the step four times you will get a four-layer to the printed craft paper. You might be a little tricky but I know you will do it.
Step 10: Cutting The Top Part Of The Umbrella With Scissors
With the help of the scissors, cut the small top part of the umbrella as shown in the picture. Remember don’t cut very big holes, cut very tiny ones.
Step 11: Inserting a Straw From Below The Umbrella
Now, insert the straw below the umbrella’s opened part and insert it till the top cut part.
Step 12: Folding The Bottom Part Of The Straw To Make a ‘J’
Now, fold the bottom part of the straw to make the letter ‘J’.
Tadaa Your Umbrella Is Ready!
Finally, your cute little umbrella is ready to roll into monsoon and show its talents, as you showed yours by making this cute little thing here. You can even use this craftwork for a theme party or for decoration purposes. You can try to make different color or different print umbrella that matches your vibe.
Make your cute little umbrella today, so you don’t get sick in the coming monsoon season, and enjoy every process of it.
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