Arts & Crafts

Paper Plate Pot of Gold

Paper Plate Pot of Gold
Photo by: masamom

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Use simple supplies to create a festive St. Patrick's Day craft.

35 minutes
36 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots


  • 1 Paper plate
  • Scissors
  • Black paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Green construction paper
  • Yellow construction paper
  • Glue stick


  1. Paint paper plate black. Set aside to dry.
  2. Draw and cut medium size yellow circles from the yellow construction paper. This will be the gold.
  3. Draw and cut a four-leaf clover from the green construction paper.
  4. Once plate is dry, cut a semi-circle shape from the center of the paper plate to form the inside of the pot of gold.
  5. Glue construction paper gold coins into open space of pot of gold.
  6. Glue clover onto front of pot of gold.
  7. Set aside to dry.

Developmental skills