St. Patrick’s Day Puppet Craft Ideas

Having the whole family indoors, it can be difficult to keep everyone busy! Keep their minds occupied and their creativity flowing by making PUPPETS! We have many projects you can do at home on our DIY (Do It Yourself) Page. And, we found a few fun St. Patrick’s Day themed crafts from other websites that are listed below! Please tag us in your crafting activites on social media!


Paper rainbow craft for kids with glitter hearts


Paper Rainbow by Glue Stick Blog

This cute design is easy to make, and fun to play with!  Your little crafter can make it rain love, and find their own pot of gold wherever they go.




Puppets on Popsicle sticks including a rainbow, horse shoe, shamrock, pot of gold & leprechaun


Popsicle Stick Puppets by The Purple Pumpkin Blog

Create a whole cast of characters for your puppet playtime & performances!



Jumping People Puppets DIY


Jumping People Puppets by WP Puppet Theatre

This craft is perfect for children that want moving parts on their puppets. These puppets can jump & move their arms & legs. For a few customizable ideas, you can alter the materials using things you can find around the house- change their hat & clothes to make these puppets wear green leprechaun attire!


cute leprechaun puppet with holes for fingers



Leprechaun Finger Puppet by I Heart Crafty Things

  This such a cute puppet that can be quite a performer!

You can also alter this puppet to make other characters or a shamrock finger puppet!



Irish harp craft with glittery strings


Harp by

The harp is Ireland’s national emblem and is a perfect craft for St. Patrick’s Day.

This magically musical instrument inspires story-telling through song.





We hope you have fun with these!

Check back for more DIY Puppet ideas every month!

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