Sugar Aunts: Lighthouse Cupcake Liner Craft Summer

Lighthouse Cupcake Liner Craft Summer

Are you planning a vacation or holiday with kids to the beach or shore this summer?  We made this lighthouse craft using cupcake liners to prepare kids for beach itineraries and experiences such as lighthouse visits!  We've made a few cupcake liner crafts and this is one of our new favorites!

Cute lighthouse craft using cupcake liners! This is a fun craft to make with the kids before going on vacation this summer.


Lighthouse craft for kids


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You'll need a few materials for this lighthouse craft:

red cupcake liners
card stock (in various colors)
glue 
 scissors


I drew a long triangle shape for my daughter to cut from yellow card stock.  Use the red cupcake liners to create the lighthouse.  Fold two cupcake liners in half red side our and two cupcake liners white side out.  Line them up and add a bit of glue so they stay put as shown in the picture above.  Use the scissors to cut a slightly slanted line up both sides of the stack of cupcake liners.

Lighthouse cupcake liner craft. This is so cute for a summer craft with kids!

Glue all of the pieces to a piece of blue card stock.  We added a black top and brown beach to our lighthouse picture.  

Are you going to the beach with the kids this summer?  Try one of our other beach activities to prepare:

Beach activities for kids and families.  Do these fun ideas before going to the shore this summer!

Don't forget to make a DIY beach souvenir


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