Fruit Corner Bookmark: Summer Craft Idea for Kids

Make your little one’s nighttime reading routine a bit more interesting with this cute fruit corner bookmark idea. It can be an excellent summer craft idea to keep your little one busy for a while! Plus, it is actually super easy to make. Keep reading to discover everything from the list of supplies to step by step instructions to make it.

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List of Supplies For the Fruit Corner Bookmark

Download the Fruit Corner Bookmark PDF Template here:
 
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How to Make Fruit Corner Bookmark

Fruit Corner Bookmark: Summer Craft Idea for Kids

Fruit Corner Bookmark

Add some tropical vibes to your books with this super cute watermelon fruit corner bookmark.

Materials

  • Colored craft papers
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
  • Craft glue

Instructions

  1. Take a square paper (8 inches x 8 inches at least).
  2. Fold the square paper into half diagonally. This will form a 2 layers of triangle shapes on the folded paper.
  3. Grab the top corner of the top layer triangle and fold it into half, towards the bottom edge of the triangle. This will form a pocket between the 2 layers of the fold.
  4. Fold up the left corner of the triangle and matching it with the top corner.
  5. Similarly fold up the right corner of the triangle, once again, matching it with the top corner.
  6. Now fold in half of the folded-up parts into the pocket created in step 3.
  7. Fold both sides similarly to complete the origami corner bookmark.
  8. Prepare template patterns and select colored craft papers for the fruits. Trace the patterns on the selected papers and cut them out nicely. For the watermelon bookmark, trace the large pattern on green, medium pattern on white and small pattern on pink colored craft paper. Trace the seeds (small teardrop shapes) on black craft paper.
  9. Attach the seed cutouts on the pink paper cutout.
  10. Attach the pink cutout on the white cutout by leveling the straight ends of both patterns.
  11. Likewise, attach the white cutout on the green cutout, once again make sure to level the straight ends of both patterns.
  12. Take the bookmark and attach the watermelon on the triangle side of the bookmark. Match the straight ends of the paper fruit and the bookmark.

Step by Step Photos

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step 8 watermelon papercraft

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Finished Product

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Did your little one enjoy making this cute fruit corner bookmark? Encourage him to try and experiment with other fruits! Also, don’t forget to check out other activities and puzzles we’ve got to keep your kid busy during those off-school days!

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