Paper Plate Shamrock

This paper plate shamrock makes a satisfying kids craft for St Patrick's Day, with painting, cutting and sticking involved!

Paper plate shamrock

You will need:

3 small paper plates
Green paint
Green glitter glue
Sticky tape
Green card


Paint the front of the plates green and leave to dry.

Cut out a ‘v’ shape from the edge of each plate and draw on a central vein with glitter glue. Use the photo below to help.

Paper plate shamrock detail

When the plates are dry, arrange them into a shamrock shape and glue or tape together. Glue or tape on a green card rectangle as a stem.