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10 Easy Zebra Crafts for Kids to Make

Create easy zebra crafts for kids using everyday art supplies.

If you homeschool, run a childcare, or teach any elementary-aged kids, these Zebra crafts would be great for your Letter Z activities.

Collage of Zebra Crafts for Kids

Encourage children in making fun Zebra crafts for kids with googly eyes, cardstock, paint, paper tubes, etc.

They are perfect for zoo camps, school art projects, simple fun at home, or wrapping up a homeschool unit on African animals.

Before the kids get started with one of these fun craft ideas here are some really neat and interesting Zebra facts to enjoy with your kids.

Learn about their black and white stripes, their eyesight, what a group of Zebras is called, and much more.

Fun Facts about Zebras

  • Every zebra has a unique pattern of black and white stripes.
  • Zebra crossings (pedestrian crossings) are named after the black and white stripes of zebras.
  • Zebras run from side to side to prevent being chased by a predator.
  • Zebras have excellent eyesight and hearing.
  • Zebras stand up while sleeping.
  • The ears of a zebra show its mood.
  • A Group of Zebras is called a ‘Dazzle’.

Best and Easy Zebra Crafts for Kids to Make

Paper Roll Zebra Craft
Non-Toy Gifts

“Recycle a paper roll into an easy zoo animal craft for preschoolers and older kids. Fun paper roll zebra craft to make with no special tools.” – Non-Toy Gifts

Handprint Zebra Craft
Simple Everyday Mom

“Need a fun and simple z is for zebra craft? We think this handprint zebra is one of the cutest around!” – Simple Everyday Mom

Finger Puppet Zebra Craft
I Heart Crafty Things

“This finger puppet zebra craft is fun for kids to make and kids will love playing with their zebra craft by making it gallop around the house.” – I Heart Crafty Things

Paper Bag Zebra Craft
The Inspirational Edit

“Whether your looking for an easy paper bag puppet to make or are looking for a Z is for Zebra craft, this awesome Zebra craft for preschoolers is sure to go down well with the little ones.” – The Inspirational Edit

Letter Z is for Zebra Craft
Penguins in Pink

“Letter Z is for Zebra Craft is a fun letter craft making a zebra out of a large capital letter Z” – Penguins in Pink

Cupcake Liner Zebra Craft
I Heart Crafty Things

Cupcake liner animal crafts are fun to make and this zebra one is no exception. So cute!

Zebra Paper Plate Craft
That Bald Chick

This adorable Paper Plate Zebra is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers learning the letter Z.

Footprint Zebra Craft
The Pinterested Parent

“Paint the heel of the foot in black & then the rest in white. Press onto a piece of paper” add a few details and tada a super cute zebra craft. – The Pinterested Parent

Z is for Zebra Felt Craft
Artsy Craftsy Mom

“Make this adorable Z for Zebra Craft using our Printable Template that’s perfect for learning about the Savannah, wild animals, the horse family, or the Letter Z.” – Artsy Craftsy Mom

Heart Zebra Craft
Crafty Morning

Love this super cute heart-shaped zebra craft, it would work great for Valentine’s Day.

Aren’t all these zebra crafts super cute?

After creating one of these fun crafts a perfect follow-up activity is reading some books about zebras.

Check out these awesome ones we recommend!

If you’d like to try some more fun animal-themed crafts be sure to check out our Zoo Animals Landing Page (Coming Soon) which includes monkeys, lions, giraffes, hippos, and more!