leprechaun face, paper plate craft

St. Patrick’s Leprechaun Face Craft Project

Smiling leprechaun face made from paints and a paper plate. Great craft for your kids to decorate their rooms with on St. Patrick’s Day.

You’ll need:

  • Sturdy paper plate
  • Paint
  • Two large wiggle eyes
  • Hat template
  • Glue stick and glue dots
  • Scissors


  • Print out the hat template at full size on green paper.
  • Paint the face color and red beard on the plate. Allow to dry.
  • Paint the brim of the hat black and the buckle yellow. Allow to dry.
  • Cut out the hat, hat brim and buckle. Assemble using the glue stick and adhere to the plate.
  • Using the scissors, snip around the beard to make whiskers.
  • Using the glue dots, stick on the large wiggle eyes.