Art Toolkit – Contact Paper Kites

What You Need:

  • Contact Paper (cut into the shape of a kite)
  • Multi-Colored Tissue Paper (cut in 1” – 2” squares)
  • Strips of Black Construction Paper
  • Ribbon


  • Give the child a piece of the cut contact paper.

  • Tape the contact paper sticky side up onto a stable surface (table, desk, lap board, etc.).

  • Add the black construction paper cross bars before the tissue paper is applied.

  • Add tissue paper squares to decorate.

  • When finished, add another piece of contact paper to seal the kite.

  • Add ribbon for a tail.

This fun activity promotes self-expression, fine motor skills and freedom of choice.

All activities should be supervised by an adult.