Have you got a shark fan? My kids have all been fascinated with sharks all their lives. There is something truly majestic and magical about these ocean creatures! Here are 20+ Fun Shark Crafts to keep your kids happily creating all Summer and they’re fantastic for shark week too.
Whether your kids like great whites, hammerheads or tiger sharks they’re sure to enjoy this great range of shark crafts!
Collected from Kids Craft Room and our creative blogging friends from around the world we’ve gathered together the very best shark crafts for you.
Each shark craft is easy to do and so much fun. Some have interactive moveable parts, some have printable templates, all are totally SHARK-TASTIC!
Check them out in the video below and click on each title underneath to go straight to its tutorial. Enjoy!
Shark Craft Video
20+ Fun Shark Crafts
Shark Crafts 1-4
- 1 – Paper Plate Shark Puppets
- 2 – Newspaper Sharks are a great recycling art project.
- 3 – Grab your cardboard tubes for this fun TP Roll Shark.
- 4 – Try making these awesome LEGO Sharks.
Shark Crafts 5-8
- 5 – This Shark Suncatcher craft is so, so pretty.
- 6 – This Paper Plate Shark Craft ROCKS!
- 7 – This Shark Sensory Bottle is fabulous fun for little hands.
- 8 – Gorgeous Black Glue Shark Art
Shark Crafts 9-12
- 9 – Shark Shadow Puppets for imaginative play.
- 10 – Go out shark spotting with these fun Cardboard Tube Shark Binoculars!
- 11 – Create your own Killer Wave Shark Surf Boards.
- 12 – These Shark Suncatchers are super pretty.
Shark Crafts 13-16
- 13 – This Cupcake Liner Shark is both cute and menacing!
- 14 – Play a fun Alphabet Shark Feeding Game.
- 15 – Turn yourself into a shark with this Shark Fin Hat.
- 16 – Fun Fingerprint Shark Pictures
Shark Crafts 17-20
- 17 – This printable Shark Colouring Page is great for a rainy afternoon.
- 18 – How about a bit of Shark Sensory Play Time too?
- 19 – Fun Paper Bag Shark
- 20 – Make a Play Dough Shark feeding game.
Shark Crafts 21-23
- 21 – This Pool Noodle Shark is so much fun.
- 22 – Kids will love pretend play in these fun Shark Masks
- 23 – Now this is a bit of a red herring! (Excuse my fishy puns!) I’m finishing this awesome fun collection of shark crafts with a whale craft! I adore this Whale Collage from my lovely friend Anthea at Zing Zing Tree and think it’s a wonderful idea for a shark too…just leave off the water spray! Isn’t that toothy grin and beady eye just adorable?!
- 24 – Gorgeous Paper Plate Shark Sewing Craft – great for building fine motor skills.
More Awesome Ocean Crafts
We love all these shark crafts, they are such fun but if you’re looking for some different types of ocean crafts take a peek at these, I know you’ll love them!
- Nipping Rocking Paper Plate Crabs
- Interactive Moving Porthole Craft
- 20 Awesome Paper Plate Ocean Crafts