Make a puppet BB-8 craft with your little Star Wars fan! This BB-8 craft is a great choice for Star Wars Day on May 4th.
Kids love making Star Wars crafts and then they can get imaginative using thier new BB-8 puppet to act out their favorite Star Wars scenes.
This Star Wars BB-8 Puppet is easy to make thanks to a free printable template. So gather your kids, print the template, and round up some craft supplies to get started!
How to make an adorable BB-8 Craft
- Colored paper
- Popsicle stick
- Craft glue
Print out the template and cut out all the pattern pieces.
Trace the patterns onto the color papers specified on the template sheet.
Cut out all the pieces.
Glue BB-8’s antennas on the top his head cutout, and glue the grey curved strip near the top of his head.
Glue the round orange pieces on to his body.
See photo below for specific placement.
Glue the 2 small grey strips in the middle of the orange circle piece.
Glue shorter orange strips on to BB-8’s head.
(as shown below)
Glue BB-8’s head to his body, slightly overlapping the pieces.
Use a black marker to draw the other details onto BB-8. You can cut out and glue on the eye pieces, or copy the eyes using a marker onto BB-8’s head.
Glue your BB-8 onto a popsicle stick to make him a puppet.
That’s it! Your BB-8 puppet is complete! Be sure to check out these other awesome Star Wars crafts if you loved making this one!