If your kid loves Super Mario, these adorable popsicle stick Mario characters are sure to be a hit! Kids will love making this Super Mario Bros craft!
This Mario Bros popsicle stick craft makes great Mario Bros puppets for preteen play after crafting. Or, use the Mario Bros characters as bookmarks!
You’ll make Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, Toad, and a Piranha Plant popsicle stick characters when you make this cute Super Mario Craft.
Use the easy instructions and free printable pattern below to make your Super Mario Bros Puppets.
Make a Super Mario Bros Craft
List of Supplies:
- Colored craft papers
- Pencil – to trace the template
- Craft glue
- Popsicle sticks
Download and print out the Mario Bros Puppet template. Cut out all of the pattern pieces.
Select colored craft papers for the Mario Brothers puppets. The template includes patterns for the following figures- Mario, Luigi, Princess, Toad (the red mushroom) and a Piranha plant.
Trace the template patterns on the selected craft papers and cut out the traced pieces.
Let’s start with the Mario puppet.
Attach the hair and mustache cutouts on the head cutout.
Use a marker to draw the eyes and nose.
Cut out a round shape and write M on it with a marker. Attach the round paper on Mario’s hat cutout and then attach the hat on the top of his head.
Attach the button cutouts on to the overalls and attach the shoe cutouts on the lets of the overalls.
Attach the shirt cutout on the back side of the overall as shown below.
Attach the hand cutouts onto the shirt.
Attach the head on to the top edge of the overalls.
Follow the same steps again to create the Luigi figure.
Take the Toad and the Piranha pieces.
Use pencil to draw spots on the flower part of the plant and the top round part of the mushroom head.
Be sure to cut a slit on the yellow line of the mushroom head piece.
Use red marker to fill the spots you traced.
Attach the cutouts together as shown below to complete the Piranha plant and the Toad figure.
Gather the pieces for the Princess Peach figure.
Cut slit along the yellow marked line of the hair and insert the top edge of the head through the slit from below. Use glue to join the hair and head together.
Complete the Princess figure by attaching the rest of the pieces as shown below.
You can use markers to add more detail and trace outlines on the figures to give them a more detailed look.
Attach the papercraft figures on to popsicle sticks to complete the puppet craft.