Easter decorations are so sweet with little chicks and bunnies on display. This Easter chick is a great project for preschoolers who love using their little fingers to decorate and don’t mind getting them a tad sticky in the process!


  • 1 Strong cardboard
  • Yellow wool
  • Orange felt
  • Scissors
  • Craft glue
  • Black marker


  1. Carefully cut out a large oval shape using solid cardboard. We used a delivery box but a cereal box could also work. Cut out 2 rectangles to be used for the chicks feet. Cut out 2 ovals to be used for the chicks eyes.
  2. Squeeze some glue onto a section of the cardboard. Take the yellow wool and start to wind it around in a circle keeping it close together. Cut the wool when your circle is big enough and repeat all over the cardboard until it is completely covered. Allow the glue to dry.
  3. Cut a small triangle using the orange felt for the chicks beak and glue it in the centre of the body. Take the marker and draw 2 black circles on the cardboard eyes and glue it above the beak.
  4. Cut 2 slits at the bottom of the chicks body and slide the 2 feet into the slits.
  5. Now your little fluffy Easter chick is ready to go on display and add some fun to the house!

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Jade is a mum to 2 beautiful boys, a loving wife and founder of PeekyMe. With a passion for all things crafty and spending time with kids creating, PeekyMe is about giving other parents and kids the opportunity to have fun engaging in craft and art activities. A great gift for any crafty little critter! www.peekyme.com.au

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  • This made me laugh, such a sweet idea


  • This is so cuteee! Love it and very easy! Thanks for sharing :)


  • How cute great for easter time thanks for sharing


  • Cute and easy :)


  • So unique. I see lots of pom pom chickens over Easter, nice change to see a different approach


  • a good craft for Easter


  • I like the idea of this one but I think my toddler would find it frustrating. Looks great though.


  • Really liking all your Easter Ideas

    • This would be a great craft to make at Easter


  • Nice and simple and we have everything. Perfect for after pre-school today thankyou.


  • love your picture. What a great job you have done. Thanks


  • It’s so lovely to have home made decorations. Lovely idea for Easter


  • Your chick is just so cute,one to remember for next Easter!


  • thanks for your idea. very cute!


  • u could make this so easily and so colourful! multi coloured wool would look great! rainbow chick lol


  • Very cute and fun! Thanks for sharing.


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