Many Shapes Picture

In this shapes learning craft, kids combine shape cut-outs to create a picture.
Many Shapes Picture craft


  • Construction paper
  • Craft foam, construction paper or
    any colored paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Craft punches (optional)


Step 1 Many Shapes Picture 1. For the background, choose any color of construction paper and cut it into the desired shape such as a triangle, a circle, a square or a heart.
Step 2 Many Shapes Picture 2. Cut various-sized shapes such as circles, triangles, squares, rectangles, ovals, trapezoids, hearts and stars on craft foam or colored paper. You can use craft punches for small shapes.
Step 3 Many Shapes Picture 3. Play around with the shapes to create images such as this girl.
Step 4 Many Shapes Picture 4. Or a couple of fishes.
Step 5 Many Shapes Picture 5. Or a house in a landscape. Exercise your imagination and come up with really interesting images!
Step 6 Many Shapes Picture 6. Decide on which images to put on your picture and glue the shapes on your background paper. This snow man picture is made out of circles, triangles, rectangles, ovals and a trapezoid.
Step 7 Many Shapes Picture 7. This lovely butterfly is decorated with colorful triangles, circles, hearts and rectangles.
Step 8 Many Shapes Picture 8. Check out this flying airplane. Can you tell what shapes are used?
Step 9 Many Shapes Picture 9. This triangle picture has an entire landscape of shapes, including a house, a girl, a couple of trees, mountains in the distance, and a bright shining sun.