Make a Butterfly Sun Catcher


Brighten up your window with a beautiful butterfly!

What You Need

  • sheet of black construction paper
  • tissue paper (multiple colors)
  • 4 small pom-poms
  • 2 pipe cleaners
  • glue or tape

What You Do

  1. Print the pattern.
    Download and print the Butterfly Sun Catcher Pattern.

    butter fly pattern

  2. butterfly sun catcher pattern
    Cut the butterfly shape.
    Use the pattern to cut a butterfly shape out of black construction paper.
  3. Cut the tissue paper.
    Cut the tissue paper into the shape of the butterfly’s wings and glue them on the back of the butterfly shape. Cut smaller pieces of tissue paper and use them to decorate the butterfly’s wings.
  4. Add pom-poms.
    Glue the pom-poms onto the center of the butterfly.
  5. Create antennae.
    Glue the pipe cleaners onto the back of the butterfly and shape them into antennae.butterfly