Toddler Activities: Cornucopia Thanksgiving Paper Craft
Toddler Activities: Make a Cornucopia with Fruits. Make your own Thanksgiving cornucopia with construction paper with a little glitter paint or glue. Simple paper craft that makes a pretty decoration or a card for Thanksgiving.
Free Printable Cornucopia Pattern
- Construction Paper (brown, yellow, purple, red, orange, white) or use only white and color with choice of crayons, markers, color pencils or paint.
Crayons or Colored Pencils (easiest)
Sheer Glitter Paint in gold or silver or Glitter Glue and brush.
Elmers Glue or Glue stick for best results
- Print out our free pattern or free hand cut fruit shapes in construction paper.
Trace shape onto construction paper of color choice and cut out.
Use crayons to add details to the fruit.
Glue on the pieces onto a white construction paper.
Use sheer glitter paint to cover entire picture.
The cornucopia is a sign of food and abundance. In modern day depictions, the cornucopia is a hollow, horn shaped wicker style basket filled with fruits and vegetables. In North America, the cornucopia has come to be associated with the Thanksgiving holiday.