15+ Delightful Toilet Paper Roll Crafts For Kids

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Don’t throw them away! Those cardboard tubes you usually throw out can be turned into adorable toilet paper roll crafts for kids. Animals, bugs, fruits, and more–my daughters and I have been getting creative with all of the toilet paper rolls we’ve been saving and I’m thrilled to share them with you!

Toilet Paper Roll Crafts For Kids

Quick tip for creating toilet paper roll crafts:
Don’t use regular squeeze glue. Whatever you are gluing to the tube will slide down once you set the tube upright. Use a hot glue gun instead so that everything stays in place.

Girly Troll

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-paint
-paint brush
-hot glue
-googly eyes
-scissors

Hoppy Penguin

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-construction paper
-scissors
-paint brush
-hot glue
-black and white paints
-googly eyes

Sweetheart Butterfly

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-construction paper
-purple and black paints
-paint brush
-scissors
-hot glue
-paint brush
-pipe cleaners
-googly eyes

Mighty Tiger

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-orange and black paint
-glue
-paintbrush
-googly eyes
-hot glue

Ellie Elephant

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-gray paint
-construction paper
-scissors
-hot glue
-paint brush
-googly eyes

Windy Windmill

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-construction paper
-scissors
-black markers
-acrylic paint
-hot glue
-paint brush

Mike the Monkey

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-hot glue
-scissors
-paint brush
-brown and black paints
-googly eyes
-black marker
-pipe cleaners

Blue Bear

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-scissors
-hot glue
-paint brush
-blue, white, and black paints
-googly eyes
-blue construction paper
-blue pompom’s

Octopus (actually a septapus)

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-paint brush
-hot glue
-scissors
-black and yellow paint
-googly eyes
-yellow construction paper

Shocked Monster

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-black and red acrylic paint
-paint brush
-hot glue
-different size googly eyes

Buzzing Bumble Bee

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-black and yellow paints
-paint brush
-scissors
-googly eyes
-hot glue
-black or white construction paper for the wings
-scissors

Juicy Watermelon

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-pink, black, white, and green paints
-paint brush

Spongebob’s House

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-hot glue
-paint brush
-yellow and darker yellow paints
-green construction paper
-scissors

Lovely Lady Bird

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-black paint
-paint brush
-red and black construction paper
-scissors
-hot glue
googly eyes

Showy Peacock

What you need:
-cardboard tube
-paper plate
-scissors
-multi color paints
-paint brush
-googly eyes
-hot glue
-orange construction paper


I hope you enjoyed these toilet paper roll crafts for kids! If you and your little one(s) make one of these, leave a comment below–I’d love to see your masterpiece!

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