This paper basket craft is super easy for kids and so much fun to make in a variety of different colors!
Easy Paper Basket Craft for Kids!
Step 1: Cut a piece of paper to size using template below
Step 2: Cut 4 strips on each corner of the paper.
for Standard Size Paper
Step 3: Now cut the large middle part in-between the strips according to the template.
Step 4: Fold up the triangular parts.
Step 5: Now join the ends of the four strips together of any side one over another
Step 6: Then glue the four strips with the triangular part. Similarly glue rest three corners.
Step 7: Now take a different colored piece of paper and cut a long strip approx. 1 inch wide for handle.
Cut 2 circles in a 3rd color just slightly wider than your handle.
You can use a marker to add a little detail to the strip for fun!
Step 8: Then glue the strip on the basket to make a handle for the basket and add circle cutout at end of the handle.
*to make larger or smaller, print template and scale it up or down.
Measurements do not need to be precise for this to work!
Click to Print: Paper Basket TemplatePrint Directions Below
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