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How to make a fun 3D paper pig craft for kids

This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let’s celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make!This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let's celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make! #paperpig #pigcraft #2019 #yearofthepig #animalcrafts #farmcraft #farmanimal #constructionpapercraft #craftsforkids #twitchetts

Paper Pig

Did you know that 2019 is the Year of the Pig? Well… it is! So we figured we needed to create a fun construction paper pig craft for you to do with your little ones!

This easy craft is perfect for ringing in the new year, learning about farm animals, or just an afternoon of crafty fun.

Your kids will love how the feet and nose bounce and the curly pig tail.

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Pig papercraft supplies

  • Construction Paper. Blue, Pink, and Brown.
  • Scissors.
  • Glue Stick.
  • Marker.

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How to make a year of the pig craft

Start by creating a curved edge on your brown paper. This is to make the mud you pig will be playing in. This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let's celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make! #paperpig #pigcraft #2019 #yearofthepig #animalcrafts #farmcraft #farmanimal #constructionpapercraft #craftsforkids #twitchetts

Then draw the simple shapes, used to make your pig, on your pink paper. You will need an oval for the body and head, two triangle ears, a small oval for the nose, four small ovals for the hoves, and a rectangle for the tail. This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let's celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make! #paperpig #pigcraft #2019 #yearofthepig #animalcrafts #farmcraft #farmanimal #constructionpapercraft #craftsforkids #twitchetts

Once those are all cut out it’s time to start assembling.

Glue down the body and head. 

Then ears. This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let's celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make! #paperpig #pigcraft #2019 #yearofthepig #animalcrafts #farmcraft #farmanimal #constructionpapercraft #craftsforkids #twitchetts

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Wrap the tail around a pencil to give it a curl and set aside. This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let's celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make! #paperpig #pigcraft #2019 #yearofthepig #animalcrafts #farmcraft #farmanimal #constructionpapercraft #craftsforkids #twitchetts

Draw a couple of dots to the nose for his nostrils.

Using your scraps, create a strip of paper and accordion fold it.  This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let's celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make! #paperpig #pigcraft #2019 #yearofthepig #animalcrafts #farmcraft #farmanimal #constructionpapercraft #craftsforkids #twitchetts

Glue one side of the accordion down to the head. Then add glue to the other side to his snout. This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let's celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make! #paperpig #pigcraft #2019 #yearofthepig #animalcrafts #farmcraft #farmanimal #constructionpapercraft #craftsforkids #twitchetts

Do the same thing to create his legs and hoves. This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let's celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make! #paperpig #pigcraft #2019 #yearofthepig #animalcrafts #farmcraft #farmanimal #constructionpapercraft #craftsforkids #twitchetts

Glue on his curly tail. This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let's celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make! #paperpig #pigcraft #2019 #yearofthepig #animalcrafts #farmcraft #farmanimal #constructionpapercraft #craftsforkids #twitchetts

Last, but not least, draw on his eyes. 

Your kids will love this 3D paper pig!This fun paper pig craft for kids is so cute! 2019 is the year of the pig, so let's celebrate with this fun 3D construction paper craft that kids will love to make! #paperpig #pigcraft #2019 #yearofthepig #animalcrafts #farmcraft #farmanimal #constructionpapercraft #craftsforkids #twitchetts

 

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