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Recycled products make the best art projects. Here are 30 egg carton animals your kids will enjoy making during their next craft time!
From ocean animals and jungle animals to holiday projects and more, there is a wide variety of ideas to show your kids how to make egg carton animals.
EGG CARTON ANIMALS
These egg carton ocean animal crafts are perfect for summertime! Decorate recycled egg cartons and turn them into cute sea creatures. Homeschool Preschool
This egg carton lobster reminds me of Sebastian from The Little Mermaid. Preschool Activities
This jellyfish craft is an absolutely adorable summer adornment that is a breeze to make. Little ones can work on their fine motor skills as they create tentacles for these guys. All Free Kids Crafts
Don’t be blue! Discover how your kids can make egg carton sea life. Fantastic Fun and Learning
I love all the fine details on these egg carton animals – including an owl, chick, and bunny. Everyday Dishes
These egg carton pig noses are one-of-a-kind! Kids will love customizing them to fit their personalities. Education.com
Sneak in some fine motor skills with these cute egg carton turkeys. They are perfect for Thanksgiving and farm activities. School Time Snippets
Make these egg carton chicken egg cups go great with your farm activities, and they make a perfect egg cup for Easter. Red Ted Art
These egg carton bats are perfect for Halloween. They’re also a great addition to your lessons about nocturnal animals. Sassy Girlz
Review a frog’s life cycle with this recycled egg carton craft. It is easy for the children to transform the tadpole into a frog as they retell the process in their own words! Still Playing School
These quirky little egg carton Easter bunnies will look adorable sitting on your holiday table!
This egg carton dragon is perfect for Chinese New Year or any day! I Heart Crafty Things
Paint this egg carton cat black, and he’s the perfect Halloween craft. But, he’s also perfect every day! How about an orange tabby? Or a white cat? Crafty-Crafted
My kiddo will love this egg carton panda craft! She loves pandas. Patchwork Parent
Penguins are my daughter’s other favorite animal. These egg carton penguins are perfect for winter crafts and make a great addition to your polar animals studies. One Little Craft
Check out the chompers on this guy!! Add this egg carton dragon puppet to your pretend play area for hours of imaginative play! Life with Moore Babies
These egg carton owls are perfect for autumn and back to school crafts. Life with Moore Babies
Aren’t these the cutest?!? Add these egg carton lions to your zoo or jungle animals activities. One Crayon Short
The cupcake liners and chenille stems add a unique spin on these egg carton dinosaurs. Still Playing School
String some egg carton cups together to create a fun egg carton snake puppet. Kid Spot
Your kids will have a “whale” of a time making this egg carton whale craft. I Heart Crafty Things
Hop on over to the craft table so your little ones can make this egg carton frog craft. Crafts By Amanda
Egg carton bird masks are one of the simplest and cutest crafts I’ve seen, and kids of all ages will love them. Blue Bear Wood
And a bonus: This hedgehog is definitely more advanced, but it is too cute not to share! DIY Fun Tips
With all these fun egg carton animals to choose from, how will you ever choose which one to do first?