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Poppy-making activities on this page:
  Ordinary paper - template
  Ordinary paper - no template
  Tissue paper poppies
  Crepe paper poppies
  Paper napkin poppies
  Paper plate poppies
Coffee filter poppies
Giant paper poppies
Fingerprint poppies
Poppy paper chain
Felt poppies
Commercial templates

On another page:

  Poppy wreaths

 

Ordinary paper poppies - template provided

Heart Poppy Paper Craft (dltk-holidays.com)
See instructions. Print a template, cut out and glue. Provides a choice of colour template or black and white template.

Poppy - paper craft (bigactivities.com)
Provides a choice of template to print, instructions.
Make a Paper poppy [pdf] (poppyappeal.com.au)
Simple instructions, with template to print out.
Heart poppies (kinderart.com)
Cut out hearts and form poppies. Includes a heart pattern template to print.

 

Ordinary paper poppies - no template required

Make poppies (legion.ca)
One of the best guides for making poppies. The above link is the relevant page (page 38) of a larger document, the Royal Canadian Legion's Teachers Guide to Remembrance [pdf].

 

Tissue paper poppies

Memorial Day Poppy Project (moms-holiday-craft-ideas.com)
Folding then cutting the tissue paper is a clever idea.

How to Make Tissue Paper Poppies (wikihow.com)
Although the instructions refer to tissue paper of different colors, use red and black tissue paper (red for the petals, black for the central section) for poppies prepared for Remembrance Day and Veterans Day.

Not illustrated

How to Make Tissue Paper Poppies (ehow.com)
Instructions using red tissue paper, floral wire and green floral tape. Not illustrated.
Colleen's Creations Paper Flowers (cllnscreations.wordpress.com)
A little more time-consuming to make, but the result is professional-looking poppies. Modifies the ideas of Martha Stewart's Paper Peonies (and includes a link to those instructions).
Tissue paper poppy (activityvillage.co.uk)
Red tissue paper for the petals, black card for the central circle. A very quick and simple poppy to make.

 

Crepe paper poppies

Poppy Flowers (webindia123.com)
How to make crepe paper poppies. Photos of the steps are in the Picture Gallery. Click on those photos for larger images.

Make your own poppy [pdf] (awm.gov.au)
Instructions, with template, for making a poppy using red crepe paper, green pipe cleaner and black paper.

Not illustrated

How to Make Crepe Paper Poppies for Veterans Day (ehow.com)
Instructions using crepe paper, chenille stems, construction paper, glue. Not illustrated.

 

Paper napkin poppies

What to do with Paper Napkins (bugaboominimrme.blogspot.com.au)
Instructions for cutting up paper napkins to make four-petal, three-petal or two-petal poppies (followed by poppy wreath instructions).

How to Make Paper Poppies (thecraftjunkieblog.com)
As the original site appears to be unavailable, try this archived version. How to make a paper poppy from paper napkins (and a pipe cleaner for tying them together). Photos of the steps are provided. Use red paper napkins for Remembrance Day poppies.

 

Paper plate poppies

Paper Plate poppy Craft (dltk-holidays.com)
Steps to follow to paint and cut out a paper plate to make a poppy.

 

Coffee filter poppies

Coffee Filter Poppy Flower (crafts.kaboose.com)
What you will need and steps to follow.

Coffee Filter Poppies (theenchantedtree.blogspot.com)
Plenty of photos of the finished products. (Use red for Remembrance poppies.)
Paper Poppies - Tutorial (clevernesting.com)
Uses coffee filters.
Coffee Filter Poppies (cbc.ca)
[Link not working, June 9, 2014]

Uses coffee filters, buttons, safety pin, pipe cleaner, paint.

 

Giant paper poppies

Craft Time! Giant Paper Poppy Flower (wearenotmartha.com)
Choose red paper, and give the poppies a black centre.

Giant Magical Paper Flower Poppy Garden (thetanglednest.com)
Requires red, black and green tissue paper, green crepe paper, dowels, or sticks, wire, sticking tape.

 

Fingerprint poppies

Fingerprint Poppy Craft (dltk-holidays.com.com)
Instructions using red finger paint, green or black finger paint, scrap cardboard, paper.

 

Poppy paper chain

Poppy Remembrance Day Craft and Linky (domesticgoddesque.com)
Create a cut-out paper chain of poppies.

 

Felt poppies

Felt poppies for Remembrance Day (tallystreasury.com)
Use sewing skills with red and black felt to make poppies that would be preferable to paper ones on rainy days of remembrance.

Make a felt poppy (restisnotidleness.blogspot.com.au)
Illustrated steps to make a wearable poppy by cutting out felt shapes and stitching them up.

 

Commercial templates

How to make a Paper Poppy [pdf] (fiskarscraft.typepad.com)
Makes use of commercially made templates.

 

Poppy wreaths

Poppy wreath websites are NOW LISTED ON A SEPARATE PAGE - go there now!

 




 

See also our poppy wreaths page

 

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Poppy color-in activities

Jigsaw puzzles to print out and cut up

Online games and puzzles

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Poppy wreaths

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Last updated 11 November 2013


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