Funny Faux Paper Plate Beard for Father’s Day

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Our 31 Days of DAD continues with more fun Father’s Day Craft Ideas for kids! Today we have a brillaint photo opportunity to create some funny photos and memories for dad with this easy paper plate mask for kids to make!

Make your own Funny Faux Paper Plate Beard for Father’s Day with Amy from Start Creative! This brilliant Paper Plate craft would also be great as part of a DIY costume or world book day dress up project!

Collage of boy wearing a fun faux beard for Father's Day, includes process steps to make it from a paper plate

Funny Faux Paper Plate Beard

Beards and mustaches never go out of style – do they? Let your little one join in on the facial fun with this beard made from paper plates! Time to make some super cool paper plate masks for Father’s Day!

Faux Beard Craft you will need the following supplies:

To make these paper plate masks, you will need –

  • Paper Plates
  • Paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Scissors
  • Cardstock
  • Glue (We used a glue gun and recommend it be used by adults helping make the mask!)

Time to create it for Father’s Day!

Prep the paper plates for your beard

Step 1: Cut out the center of each paper plate, keeping the textured edges for the beard.

Step 2: Paint the textured edges and allow to dry.

Assembling the lower half of your paper plate beard mask

Step3: Cut the edges in half and stack, gluing on top of each other.

Step 3: Glue last edge upside down. Add two smaller pieces to upside down piece to form mustache.

Step 4: Cut out a triangle nose from cardstock.

Step 5: Glue nose to the lower part of your paper plate mask.

Adding more details to your funny faux beard mask

Step 6: Cut out glasses shape from cardboard.

Step 7: Paint glasses and allow to dry.

Step 8: Glue paper plate eyebrows to glasses.

Step 9: Glue glasses to nose to finish mask.

Depending on how many paper plates you use and how you cut them, there are so many different beard/mustache styles for a fun dress up play mask! Making masks out of paper plates really is super fun!

Fancy some more AMAZING ideas by Amy? Do take a look at these.. so cute!

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Check out our Complete List of Father’s Day Crafts for kids!

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