Coffee Filter Crafts

How to Make Crafts Using Coffee Filters

What would you make with a coffee filter? Explore the crafts here, and you can learn how to make an angel, a butterfly, some flowers, and much more. Work on making one or more of these coffee filter crafts and then submit your own.

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    Coffee Filter Butterflies
    Coffee Filter Butterflies.

    Learn how to use watercolors or food coloring to make colorful butterfly wings out of a coffee filter.

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    Coffee Filter Covered Crafts

    Coffee Filter Covered Crafts
    Coffee Filter Covered Crafts.

    Follow these directions, shared by Silvia, and learn how you can give old boxes and jars amazing finishes using coffee filters and decoupage.

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    Coffee Filter Shamrock

    This tutorial teaches you how to use green paint and a coffee filter to make a fun shamrock picture.

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    Earth Craft

    Coffee Filter Earth Craft
    Coffee Filter Earth Craft.

    Experiment with using blue and green food coloring drops on a coffee filter to create a likeness of the planet Earth.

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    Easter Egg Craft

    Coffee Filter Easter Egg
    Coffee Filter Easter Egg.

    This egg picture is made by cutting a coffee filter into an oval and coloring it using food coloring.

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    Flower Craft

    Coffee Filter Flowers
    Coffee Filter Flowers.

    These flowers are easier to make than tissue paper flowers simply because the coffee filters are not as flimsy.