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Fish crafts

 Fish 1 (difficulty: easy)

Materials needed :

  • scissors
  • glue
  • any colour A4-paper
  • 2 different coloured square paper size 10 x 10 cm
  • green paper
  • circles

Let’s get to work:

  1. Fold one 10 x 10 diagonally and cut it on the fold.
  2. Hold the other paper diagonally and paste it on the A4-paper.
  3. Paste the tail onto the square.
  4. Make an eye.
  5. Decorate with the circles as scales and make some seaweeds.

Fish 2 (difficulty: easy)

Materials needed :

  • scissors
  • glue
  • any colour A4-paper
  • 2 different coloured square paper size 10 x 10 cm
  • green paper
  • circles

Let’s get to work:

  1. Fold both 10 x 10 diagonally and cut it on the fold.
  2. Paste as shown on photo.
  3. Make an eye.
  4. Decorate with the circles as scales and make some seaweeds.

Fish 3 (difficulty: moderate)

Materials needed :

  • scissors
  • glue
  • any colour A4-paper
  • 2 different coloured square paper size 10 x 10 cm
  • green paper
  • circles

Let’s get to work:

  1. Fold 16 squares and cut half off.
  2. Fold the tips inwards.
  3. Fold a kite and fold the short end inwards.
  4. Make an eye.
  5. Decorate with the circles as scales and make some seaweeds.

 

 

Fish 4 (difficulty: intermediate)

Materials needed :

  • scissors
  • glue
  • any colour A4-paper
  • 1 square paper size 10 x 10 cm (larger size is also possible)
  • green paper
  • circles

Let’s get to work:

  • Fold 16 squares.
  • Fold two tips to the middle.
  • Cut two sides in.
  • Fold those tips away from each other.
  • Make an eye.
  • Decorate with circles as scales.

Step 1: Fold 16 squares and fold
a corner to the middle

Step 2: Fold the second corner

Step 3: Make 2 incisions
and fold them

Step 4: Fold the other sides

Step 5: Hey, what a nice fish!

Step 6: Decorate and you’re done.

Rainbow fish 1

Materials needed :

  • blue balloon
  • scissors
  • glue
  • adhesive tape
  • thick blue paper (for the fins )
  • small (round) pieces of paper in different colours
  • marker pen

 

Let’s get to work:

  • Blow up the balloon.
  • Draw fins and eyes on the blue paper and cut them out.
  • Use a marker pen for lines on the fins and to colour the eyes.
    OR
  • Use the template from the fish downloads section of this website, print them out on blue paper and cut them out
  • Attach the fins and eyes to the balloon with the tape.
  • Stick the small pieces of paper on the side of the rainbow fish.

Rainbow fish 2

Materials needed :

  • balloon
  • scissors
  • glue
  • thick blue paper
  • small (round) pieces of paper in different colours

Let’s get to work:

  • Blow up the balloon (just a little bit, not completely).
  • Use the fish template from the fish downloads section of this website, print it out on blue paper and cut it out
  • Stick the small pieces of paper on the side of the rainbow fish.
  • Make a second fish, and stick them together with the small balloon in the middle to make a 3D fish.