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Chunky Bumble Bee Craft For Kids

Are you looking for a fantastic preschool bumble bee craft? Today we have these wonderful chunky wooden craft bumble bees which are simple, fun and easy to make with the little ones both at home and school. Enjoy.

We have lots of bee craft ideas for you to enjoy here on The Inspiration Edit. I’m sure you will find something you love! 

This wooden bumble bee idea is super fun, easy and can be made into a bee magnet. This is also a fantastic letter B bumble bee craft which can be used to help promote literacy and learning the alphabet.

BUMBLE BEE

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Supplies For This Wooden Bumble Bee Craft

chunky BUMBLE BEE CRAFT

Astrobrights Colored Cardstock, 8.5” x 11”, 65 lb/176 gsm,Astrobrights Colored Cardstock, 8.5” x 11”, 65 lb/176 gsm,Elmer's Disappearing Purple School Glue Sticks, 0.21 oz, Pack of 2 (E522)Elmer’s Disappearing Purple School Glue Sticks, 0.21 oz, Pack of 2 (E522)Scotch Multi-Purpose Scissor, 8 Inch, 2 Pack (1428-2)Scotch Multi-Purpose Scissor, 8 Inch, 2 Pack (1428-2)

How To Make This Bumble Bee Craft

Glue the wooden circles onto yellow cardstock. Cut the excess paper off.

Cut strips of black cardstock.

Glue the strips of black cardstock onto the yellow circles. Leave at least an inch of space at the top of the circle. Cut the excess paper off.

chunky BUMBLE BEE CRAFT
Cut 2 white circles from cardstock and 2 smaller black circles.

chunky BUMBLE BEE CRAFT

Glue the eyes together and then glue the eyes onto the top of the yellow circle. 

Cut a small pointy triangle from black cardstock and glue at the bottom of the yellow circle.

chunky BUMBLE BEE CRAFT
Fold a cupcake liner in half and cut out a large wing.

Repeat this step and cut out a smaller wing. Glue the wings of your bumble bee craft onto the back of the yellow circle.

chunky BUMBLE BEE CRAFT
Glue small strips of scrapbook paper onto the top of your wooden bumble bee.

chunky BUMBLE BEE CRAFT
Use a hole punch to make 2 small black circles and glue those at the top of the strips.

chunky BUMBLE BEE CRAFT
Use a black marker to add a smile to your bee magnet. 

chunky BUMBLE BEE CRAFT

Your bee is finished! You can make a whole lot of wooden craft bumble bees if you like.

chunky BUMBLE BEE CRAFT

These would make awesome magnets! Add a magnet to the back and give them as a keepsake gift.

chunky BUMBLE BEE CRAFT

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BUMBLE BEE craft for preschool kids

Products to help make this bumble bee craft idea.

Natural Unfinished Round Wood Circle Cutout 3 Inch - Bag of 25Natural Unfinished Round Wood Circle Cutout 3 Inch – Bag of 25Chef Craft Parchment Paper Cupcake Liners, White (200 Pack)Chef Craft Parchment Paper Cupcake Liners, White (200 Pack)Sharpie Permanent Marker, Fine Point, Black, Pack of 5Sharpie Permanent Marker, Fine Point, Black, Pack of 5