Easy Paper Sun Craft That Kids Will Love

paper sun craft for kids to celebrate spring or summer

We celebrated the first day of summer by creating this adorable paper sun craft. It’s easy to make and you may already have the supplies at home. This craft is perfect for kids working on scissor skills and counting. Your kids can use different shades of yellow or orange for this project. So, get crafting!

paper sun craft for kids

Love this paper sun craft for kids? Make sure to subscribe via Email to stay updated on the latest posts. Also, follow me on  FacebookInstagram and Pinterest for more amazing content. This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate, I’ll earn a commission, at no additional cost to you. This only applies if you click through and make a purchase. Thank you for your support!

Supplies for Paper Sun Craft


  1. First, cut 10-14 strips of yellow paper to make the sun’s rays.
  2. Next, glue the ends of paper strips together to make a loop.
  3. Cut a circle from yellow paper to make the sun’s face.
  4. Glue the yellow loops onto the yellow circle.
  5. Finally, print out the sunglasses and mouth. Cut and glue them to the yellow circle or create your own face by drawing it or using black paper.

Watch the video below to see how we made this adorable paper sun craft. Make sure to follow me on YouTube for more fun content!

If you’re looking for ways to encourage your kids to keep learning during the summer, order these activity bundles from my shop.

Looking for more summer crafts for kids? Check out these adorable art projects and fun activities:

Puffy Paint Cardboard Ice Cream

Tissue Paper Ice Cream Craft

Scrape Painting Popsicle Craft

Ice Cream Stamp Art

FREE Summer Reading Printable

Paper Plate Ice Cream Craft

Balloon Stamping Ice Cream Craft

Summer Activities for Kids

Colorful Cardboard Popsicle Craft

Guide to Bonnet Springs Park

Cardboard Ice Cream Craft

Summer Activities for Toddlers

Don’t forget to share this post or PIN IT! 🙂

You may also like