Paper Bag Scarecrow

By: Amanda Formaro from Crafts by Amanda
Paper Bag Scarecrow
Paper Bag Scarecrow

"Turn an ordinary lunch bag and a few simple supplies into this adorable paper bag scarecrow! Our scarecrow has a solid handle, making it great for make believe play time. It’s likely that you have all or most of the craft supplies on hand already. If not, you should be able find them at the dollar store, making this is a fun, frugal craft. This craft turns into a toy, perfect for a puppet show or to use as a porch decoration. "

Primary TechniqueGeneral Crafts


Materials List

  • Brown paper lunch bag
  • White craft glue
  • 2 medium googly eyes
  • 2 feet of ribbon in fall colors
  • 1 paint stirrer
  • 2 sheets of newspaper
  • Black marker
  • Orange foam flower
  • Construction paper: white/tan brown, yellow, pink, orange
  • Paper Bag Scarecrow hat pattern

NotesPlease visit Crafts by Amanda for the full tutorial!

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