How To Make Flat People Puppets At Home

With a piece of card and a pen, you can make these stand up puppets in no time! They are perfect for making when you are travelling to keep the children amused. Here are the step by step instructions:

You will need:

  • card
  • pens
  • sellotape
  • scissors


  1. Draw some figures on a piece of card
  2. Cut round them with scissors
  3. Cut strips of card and make a loop. Tape to secure and cut two slits in the circle.
  4. Slot your card figures into their stand and within minutes you have a set of puppets ready to play with.

Source: Netmums