How much fun do kids have with puppets?! A LOT! That's why I'm sharing 25 adorable finger and hand puppets to make with kids today!
Puppets are a wonderful toy to fuel imaginative playtime. But they also get those hands moving, aid in vocabulary development and so much more.
Finger and Hand Puppets for Kids
Below is a collection of super fun finger puppets and hand puppets to make with the kids. These can be used on a rainy day, as a fun craft for a classroom or homeschool themed unit or as a pack-n-play activity for babysitters.
Some of these little guys are inspired by movies, while others are straight out of classic kids books and nursery rhymes.
Click through your favorites for the full materials list and tutorial:
Itsy Bitsy Spider Finger Puppet from LalyMom
Wooden Spoon LadyBug Puppets from Easy Peasy and Fun
How To Make Minion Stick Puppets from Living Well Mom
Easy Monster Puppets from Mom Endeavors
Yoda Paper Bag Puppet from A Grande Life
Lorax Puppet from LalyMom
5 Little Pumpkins Finger Puppets from Preschool Powol Packets
Five Little Frogs Finger Play Gloves from Wendy's Hat
Monster Finger Puppets from I Can Teach My Child
Disney Frozen Puppets from Red Ted Art
Felt Parrot Puppet Craft from This Mama Loves
Recycled Dog And Puppet Craft from Mom's Messy Miracles
DIY Penguin Puppet from Artsy Momma
Owl Puppet And Monster Face from B-Inspired Mama
Peeps Puppets Easter Games from LalyMom
DIY Monster Sock Puppet from The Parent Spot
Paper Plate Monster Puppets from Mom Endeavors
Paper Dragon Puppets from Ruffles and Rainboots
Recycled stick Puppets from Premeditated Leftovers
Bug Buddies Pouch Cap Finger Puppets from LalyMom
Wooden Spoon Bee Puppets from Easy Peasy and Fun
Recycled stick Puppets from Sugar Spice and Glitter
Bright Stanley Book Activity from Optimistic Mommy
Monkey Paper Bag Puppets from Kidz Activities
Recycled stick Puppets from Best Toys 4 Toddlers
Which Finger or Hand Puppets are you going to make today?
Not into DIY? There are lots of fun kids puppets on Amazon too!