Crown of Friends

This crown made of people holding hands is a great craft for teaching a wide variety of themes such as friendship, people around the world, community helpers, emotions and body parts.
Crown of Friends craft

Materials

  • Printable paper
  • Construction paper
  • Crayons
  • Glitter glue or puffy paint
  • Scissors
  • Stapler

Safety Tips

  • Watch out for this sign Ask for an adult's help.. It means adult help is needed for the particular step.

Steps

Step 1 Crown of Friends 1. Print out this crown template. Notice that the template looks like two people holding hands.
Step 2 Crown of Friends Ask for an adult's help.2. Cut out the template, including the small triangles.
Step 3 Crown of Friends 3. Create a crown of 5 people holding hands by tracing the template 2 ½ times on construction paper.
Step 4 Crown of Friends Ask for an adult's help.4. Cut out the crown.
Step 5 Crown of Friends 5. Draw and cut hair from construction paper. Glue the hair onto each person on the crown.
Step 6 Crown of Friends 6. Draw a face and clothes on each person. Be imaginative and think of some interesting facial expressions to give them more character.
Step 7 Crown of Friends 7. Make gemstones at the base of the crown with glue and glitter. Apply glue in circles or other shapes such as squares, diamonds or hearts.
Step 8 Crown of Friends 8. Sprinkle or spoon in glitter on the glue.
Step 9 Crown of Friends 9. Let the glue dry completely.
Step 10 Crown of Friends 10. Glue the ends of the crown together before wearing your crown.

More Ideas

Multicultural Crown of Friends Create a crown with characters from different parts of the world for a World or Multicultural theme.
Crown of Friends - Community Helpers You can also make a crown showing people with different jobs or roles in the community. Can you tell what jobs the people in this crown have?

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