Scarecrow Craft - Popsicle Stick Puppets

This scarecrow craft is sure to entertain preschoolers and older kids this autumn. They will love helping assemble and playing with these fun popsicle stick puppets! We've included a scarecrow template to make this scarecrow craft even easier. Follow the step by step directions below to make your very own popsicle stick puppet.

Scarecrow Craft - Popsicle Stick Puppets

Be sure to check out our other paper plate scarecrow craft too!

Scarecrow Craft

With colder months sneaking up on us, preschoolers and older kids will enjoy making these scarecrow themed popsicle stick puppets! Perfect for an afterschool project, playdate, or even while hanging out with grandparents and other family members. Making and playing with this scarecrow craft is sure to satisfy little ones!

Scroll down below to get started making your very own popsicle stick puppet scarecrow craft!

Popsicle Stick Puppets

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Scarecrow Craft- Popsicle Stick Puppets

Scarecrow craft supplies

To make this fun scarecrow craft, you'll need:
  • Scarecrow craft
  • Coloured craft papers
  • Craft popsicle sticks
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Craft glue
  • Googly eyes

How to make your scarecrow craft

STEP 1: Prepare your craft

Before you get started, gather up all the supplies you'll need for these popsicle stick puppets. Crafts such as these are much easier if you get organised beforehand! 

scarecrow craft supplies

STEP 2: Print scarecrow template

Be sure to download and print the scarecrow template if you haven't yet as well. Then, have your preschooler select the colours they'd like for each of the patterns. Trace and cut them out. 

The scarecrow template will include scarecrow patterns, crow patterns, a pumpkin, maple leaf, and flowers.

Scarecrow template

STEP 3: Assemble the scarecrow

Next, grab the cutout pieces for the scarecrow. Glue the shirt shape on the top of the scarecrow's body. Glue the paper overall pattern on the scarecrow's body as shown below.

scarecrow craft for preschoolers

Then, glue the nose and hair to the scarecrow. Using a black gel pen, draw the eyes and mouth for the scarecrow.

scarecrow craft for kids

STEP 4: Assemble the crows

Now it's time to assemble the crows! This scarecrow template includes shapes for two crows - one front view and one side view. Glue the wings, googly eyes, and beak to form the crows as shown below.

popsicle stick puppets

STEP 4: Assemble remaining props

Glue the flower patterns and then glue the round shapes into the centre. Prepare the maple leaves and pumpkins as shown below.

autumn craft for kids

STEP 5: Finalize the scarecrow craft

To finish up the popsicle stick puppets, glue them to the popsicle sticks as shown below. 

fall craft for kids

Then, glue the paper hate on the top side of the scarecrow. You're finished!

scarecrow craft for kids with scarecrow template


To download this printable scarecrow template click on the link below and use the discount code- puppet. For personal or classroom use only. Not for redistribution. All images are copyrighted. Thank you.

scarecrow printable

We hope you enjoy making this fun scarecrow craft using our scarecrow template. Preschoolers and older kids will have so much fun helping assemble and playing with their new popsicle stick puppets. What other characters could you create?

Scarecrow craft. Popsicle stick puppets with scarecrow template. Easy fall craft for kids.

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