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Paper Bag Monster Craft

monster paper bag craft

This paper bag Monster craft is super fun to make with the kids!

My boys love to make themed gift bags, especially for their school teachers.  When they found these orange party bags in my craft room they decided to create this cute Monster craft.  Today I am sharing the step by step process to make one of your own…

 monster paper bag craft

We have shared all kinds of Monster inspired crafts in the past!  Like this crochet Monster hat pattern, these Monster goodie bags and this roll a Monster game.  So be sure to poke around the blog a bit for more fun monster crafting ideas.

Supplies that you’ll need to create this craft:


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monster paper bag craft

How to make a paper bag monster:

1. Gather supplies.

2. Sketch monster features onto the bag with a pencil.

monster paper bag craft

3. Cut green hair out of card stock about 1.5″x4.5″.

4. Cut large 3″ white circle out of card stock.

5. Cut medium 2.5″ blue circle out of card stock.

6. Cut small 2″ black circle out of card stock.

7. Cut teeth 1.5″ x 1.5″ out of white card stock.

8. Glue card stock features to the front of the bag. 

9. Glue the green hair to the top edge of the bag. 

monster paper bag craft

10. Add mouth detail using the black puffy paint.

11. Add eye detail using white puffy paint.

monster paper bag craft

Fill the bag with tissue paper and your choice of gift!  Store bought candy, a gift card or homemade cookies like these Candy Cane Brownie Blossoms would be my choice.

monster paper bag craft

More of our crafting essentials for kids:

Who would you gift this monster bag to?  If you like this project please help me share to Facebook or Pinterest!

about heather

Hello, I’m Heather!

I'm an active mom of twin boys who is always looking for opportunities to inspire creativity through fun crafts, do-it-yourself projects and delicious recipes. This blog has been an integral part of supporting my little family and I am so grateful to have you become a part of our journey! Let's create together... Read more...

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