St. Patrick's Day is a perfect excuse for exercising your creativity...
with cards, crafts and so many other projects, including instructions on how to make a leprechaun trap, ways to fashion your own party centerpieces, plus a downloadable feast of easy paper cut-outs and printables.
Feeling crafty? Here's another clever do-it-yourself St. Patrick's Day decoration using construction paper,
glue and scissors.
3-D Shamrock Party Decoration
• green construction paper
• string or green ribbon
Cut out two shamrocks from construction paper.
Fold one shamrock in half and use scissors to cut a slit up the center line almost to the top. Next, insert the second shamrock into the first (the one with the slit up the middle) and you've created your own 3-D shamrock mobile!
Finally, glue a piece of string to the top, or use a paper punch to make a hole and secure string to it to and hang from the ceiling.
Go green this St. Patrick’s Day with this all-natural party centerpiece!
• Compressed sponge
• Water cress or alfalfa seeds
• Plastic wrap
Draw a shamrock shape on the compressed sponge and cut out with scissors. Wet sponge to allow to
expand, then place on plate and liberally sprinkle top of sponge with seeds. Cover with plastic
wrap until seeds begin to sprout in a few days time…. instant Ol’ Sod!
More St. Patrick's Day craft project ideas around the Web:
Around the Web, check out more ideas for creating crafts projects with a St. Patrick's Day theme for home, school, or party decorations.
The biggest challenge will be deciding on which ones to do...
St. Patrick's Day Crafts & Activities - Check out plenty of
rainbows to make into colorful crafts with preschool and elementary
age kids - the favorite has to be the paper leprechaun marionette,
from Enchanted Learning.com.