Suzu Papers Blog

Paper butterflies for spring decoration - handicrafts with children day 4

by Susanne Meixner on April 08, 2020

Hi everyone,

last time we made a window decoration for Easter together (here. go to the blog post). Today I want to show you how to fold these great paper butterflies (see instruction video below):

Folding paper butterflies - crafting with kids - spring decorations - Suzu Papers blog

For example, you can decorate a spring shrub with the butterflies. Simply collect a few fallen branches in the forest, place them in a vase and decorate them with butterflies, flowers and paper leaves. A beautiful spring bouquet is ready! Crafts are a lot of fun and you can enjoy this homemade spring decoration for a long time. I will show you how to make the paper flowers and leaves in the next episode of Suzu's handicraft lesson.

Spring bush - handicrafts with children - paper butterflies - Suzu's handicraft lesson Spring shrub close-up - handicrafts with children - Suzu's handicraft lesson

For this simple DIY craft idea, we only need a few minutes and a few materials that you will have safely at home. In the video below I explain to you step by step how to make the paper butterflies. Here we go!

For crafting you need:

To all children: You can easily burn yourself with hot glue. Please let your parents stick the butterflies or fasten them on a string and hang them on the branches as a pendant.

I hope you enjoyed my video tutorial and you had fun tinkering with it 😊. Feel free to leave me a comment if you have any questions or would like a special manual. Subscribe to ours too Youtube channel and newsletter, um to learn about new craft ideas immediately. I would be happy if you shared your finished butterflies with me on Instagram under the hashtag #suzupapersDIY (@suzupapers) shares and be there again next time!

See you soon! Your

The IDEE Creativmarkt and Rayher Hobbymarkt are great online stores for craft supplies. Here you will find all the necessary material for your DIY projects: handicrafts, knitting, sewing or jewelry making - there is something for everyone here! Take a look at the following links *:

The links marked with an asterisk (*) are so-called commission links. If you click on a link and make a purchase through this link, Suzu Papers will get a commission from your purchase. The price does not change for you as a consumer. [Source:]

As an Amazon associate we earn from qualifying purchases.


Please note that comments must be approved before they are published



Sold Out