19 Finding Dory Crafts & Activities

So the Finding Dory movie is only JUST OUT (here in the UK) and already the kids are going nuts over it! Well hardly suprising when the Finding Dory and Nemo characters are simply so sweet and lovable. So it is time for us to get crafty – we have already made some bookmarks, play doh and slime (see below), but I wanted to share lots more Finding Dory Crafts & Activities for you – from Dory hair bands, to Dory party ideas. Make this your one stop shop to Finding Dory Crafts this summer!!!!

19 Finding Dory Crafts for kids of all ages - from Kids Crafts to Finding Dory Party Ideas to Finding Dory sensory exploration

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Finding Dory Crafts:


Finding Dory and Finding Nemo – Dory Bookmark Corners – super cute – and easier to make thank you think!! (and also take a look at our Turtle Bookmarks, also a GREAT design for ocean lovers).

Easy Origam Whale for Kids - super cute, fun and easy whale - a great paper craft for beginner origami kids. How to make an origami whale

Though not STRICTLY finding Dory.. I did feel I should add our Origami Whales – as they are so so soooo easy to make. They are a great introduction to origami for young kids and could easily be passed off as Bailey from Finding Dory, don’t you think?


Another nice and simple make are these Paper Bag Dory Puppets. So cute!


Saltdough Nemo and Dory handprint keepsakes


Sparkly booksmarks (so cute!)


Clever Paper Plate Visors!


Make Hank from a glove!!

Finding Dory Play and Sensory

Finding dory glitter slime diy - playing with slime is so so fun! And it is easy to make too. After a few days your diy slime turns into silly putty for more playful fun!

Finding Dory Glitter Slime – we had fun making our own slime or silly putty (depending on the quantities)

(Just add Finding Dory Bath Toys (US/ UK))

And we also made some super duper easy and simply no cook Finding Dory Playdough

(Get Finding Dory Bath Toys (US/ UK) )

Finding Dory Sensory Bottle – a super simple make – if you don’t have the “dory toys”.. you can of course “just make it an ocean and it will still be fabulous to play with. (PS you can get some of these cool water bottles here: US; and mini toys here: US)

finding dory jars

More sensory fun, with these simple Finding Dory Sensory Jars


If you are inspired by the above sensory jars.. why not up the ante and make some LIGHT up mini jar aquarium?


Or make your own sand and water play – perfect for Finding Dory Toys! Just add some Finding Dory Bath Toys (US/ UK)

Wearable Finding Dory DIYS


DIY Finding Dory Sun Hat

Similarly here are some great Paper Plate Finding Dory Sun Visors


Adorable little Finding Dory Hair Ribbons!

Finding Dory Party Food and Finding Dory Party Ideas

Check out how EASY it is to make these DORY Cupcakes, so you can make a whole SCHOOL of them in no time! (This is a fabulous baking channel – subscribe whilst you are there).


DIY Dory Pop Corn (and lots more Finding Dory Party ideas!)

Similarly, these Nemo Cupcakes don’t look TOO hard to make. I want some now!


Or make your own easy Finding Dory Snack Cups.


And make some turtle cupcake friends!


If you are having a Finding Dory Party – check out these free Finding Dory Gift Box Printables.

(Fill them with mini plush toys!! Check size first… US/ UK)

For older kids – some Finding Dory Nails – aren’t they amazing?!

Our favourite Finding Dory Toys

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Finding Dory Toys

The BEST place to play with Dory and her friends is of course in the BATH!!!! with these Finding Dory Bath Quirts!! (US/ UK)

We like the size of these mini figurines – ok so they come in a surprise bag.. and my kids can’t get enough! Great for adding to sensory bottles! (US/ UK)

Super cute Dory Plush Toys! Choose your favourite character (US/ UK)

Stock up Finding Dory Party Supplies (US/ UK)

Finding Dory FB

Hope you enjoyed all our Finding Dory Crafts & Activities!

If you have made something Finding Dory or Nemo – please do tell me about it in the comments, I would love to see!