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Mummy Paper Plate Craft

Mummy paper plate lacing craft for easy Halloween kids activity

Are you looking for a mess-free craft? Our Mummy Paper Plate Lacing Craft is an excellent way for little kiddos to create a fun Halloween craft while honing their fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. It helps the child work on their pincher grasp and hand dexterity. Let’s get lacing!

This craft is perfect for a classroom activity or at home. It doesn’t take much time and is simple enough for all ages. The materials are easy to find, affordable, and great for other crafts.

How to Make a Paper Plate Mummy


  • Scissors
  • Large Googly Eyes
  • Single Hole Punch
  • White Yarn
  • Sturdy White Paper Plate
  • Black Marker
  • Glue


  1. Punch holes around the entire edge of the paper plate.
  2. Glue on the googly eyes and draw a mouth with the black marker in the middle of the plate. Make sure the glue is dry before moving on to the next step.
  3. Cut a long strand of white yarn and start lacing the yarn through a hole on the plate and then across and out another hole.
  4. Continue to lace until you run out of yarn. Tie off the end.

Mummy Lacing Plate – Video Tutorial

Wasn’t that easy an easy craft? Now you can show off your cute mummy plate! For additional enjoyable activities to engage your children, visit our Family Resource Library, where you can discover a wealth of interactive activities for kids, valuable parenting advice, and book recommendations. Here are some of our other favorite Halloween crafts and activities:

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