10 ARTSY TURKEY PROJECTS KIDS CAN MAKE TO CELEBRATE THANKSGIVING


It wouldn’t be Thanksgiving without a cute turkey craft or two. Thankfully these chubby fowls are fun to capture in many different ways. And since we love easy art projects, we’ve rounded up 10 artsy turkeys kids can easily make. Create beautiful coffee filter feathers, painted twig turkeys, modern cardboard turkeys and more. These are simple activities that are easy to set up for a colorful Thanksgiving themed art project for the kids.

Cardboard Painted Turkey (via hello, Wonderful)
Create a bright and modern turkey with just cardboard and paints.

Twig Turkey (via Housing a Forest)
Go on a fun nature hike and make these adorable painted twig turkeys!

Paper Plate Turkey (via Easy Peasy and Fun)
Who knew paper plates could be so cute? Transform one into a turkey with fallen autumn leaves.

Coffee Filter Turkey (via Buggy and Buddy)
We love the beautiful colors on this coffee filter turkey that’s so cheerful to admire.

Doily Turkey Craft (via I Heart Crafty Things)
What a clever use of doilies. Let kids decorate these decorative papers to make colorful feathers!

Ribbon Turkey Craft (via Blitzy)
Here’s another fun paper plate turkey with bright ribbons that add a 3-dimensional feel to this charming turkey.

Stained Glass Turkey (via Make and Takes)
Learn how to make stained glass feathers and hang up this cute turkey on the window to admire all fall season.


Pattern Block Turkey (via Buggy and Buddy)
Shapes, math, symmetry and art. This geometric turkey’s got it all for a fun Thanksgiving learning and art project.

Chocolate Bar Cover Turkey (via Make It Your Own)
Kids will have loads of fun decorating their own chocolate bar favors for the Thanksgiving table with simple art supplies.

Squeeze Art Pumpkin (via hello, Wonderful)
Got any leftover pumpkins from Halloween? Turn them into adorable squeeze painted turkeys!

What are your favorite turkey crafts?

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