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Paper Plate Aquarium

By: Amanda Formaro from Crafts by Amanda
Updated August 01, 2020
Paper Plate Aquarium
Paper Plate Aquarium

"Create a miniature underwater world with a paper plate, colorful paper, and cereal. The classic paper plate aquarium has stood the test of time because it’s fun to make and cute to look at! If there’s one thing that I love to do, it’s to make things that are just plain cute. Googly eyes add a certain cuteness to simple pieces of paper, cardboard tubes, and other such recyclables. In this particular case, the cuteness is inside two paper plates made to look like an aquarium. It’s a classic kid’s craft that’s been done many times in a variety of different ways. "

Primary TechniqueGeneral Crafts

Easy

Materials List

  • 2 light blue paper plates or plain plates painted light blue
  • Colored paper or construction paper
  • Googly eyes
  • Handful of Kix cereal
  • Colorful tri-beads
  • Glue

NotesPlease visit Crafts by Amanda for the full tutorial!

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