We've put a festive Easter twist on a simple pinwheel - a fun craft to make together!

Start with:

  • Colored paper or light cardstock
  • Scissors
  • Paper fastener
  • Glue
  • Pom poms
  • Paper straw
  • Optional - paper punch

Create it!

Step 1: Start with a square piece of colored paper or cardstock.

Step 2: Fold square in half diagonally both ways.

Step 3: At each corner of the square, cut halfway down fold line.

Step 4: With paper fastener (or paper punch) create hole in center of square as well as every other corner portion created by cutting to the middle of the line.

Step 5: Fold ends with hole down to center and secure each time with the paper fastener to create pinwheel.

Step 6: Cut two ears from pink paper and glue to two of the pinwheel points for ears.

Step 7: Cut whiskers from white paper or cardstock and glue to each side of the secured paper fastener.

Step 8: Glue pom pom to top of paper fastener.

Step 9: Secure paper fastener to end of straw.

Holidays are such fun times to create festive crafts! Wishing you a very "Hoppy" Easter!