Butterfly Crown

Craft an easy springtime crown adorned with colorful paper butterflies.
Butterfly Crown craft


  • Construction paper or card stock
  • A4 or Letter size paper (for printing)
  • Crayons, markers or colored pencils
  • Glue stick
  • Scissors


Step 1 Butterfly Crown craft 1. Draw 6 to 8 butterflies or print out any of these butterfly sets:
Step 2 Butterfly Crown craft 2. Color or paint the butterflies. You can make uniform-colored butterflies like I did or give each butterfly a unique color and pattern. Once you're happy with the color and design of your butterflies, cut each one out.
Step 3 Butterfly Crown craft 3. Create the base of the crown by cutting out a 1-inch wide strip of construction paper long enough to go around your head.
Step 4 Butterfly Crown craft 4. Glue the middle section of each butterfly onto the construction paper strip. The butterflies can be slightly overlapping since the wings are not glued on.
Step 5 Butterfly Crown craft 5. Continuing gluing on the butterflies along the length of the paper strip. Remember to leave at least a 1-inch margin at the end of the paper strip.
Step 6 Butterfly Crown craft 6. Glue the ends of the paper strip together to form a round crown. Once the glue dries, try on your butterfly crown!