Unleash your imagination and creativity by upcycling unused items like paper rolls and waste paper into arts & crafts. At the same time raising awareness about animals and their natural habitats.

Follow these simple steps to create your own paper roll octopus

What you'll need:

  1. Paper rolls or A4 paper
  2. Printer (if you are using the template)
  3. Scissors
  4. Glue or adhesive tape
  5. Googly eyes
  6. Markers


  1. Print the full template here. You can also print the blank template here, which you can draw the mouth and suckers as you like.
  2. Cut allow the dotted lines.
  3. Use glue to glue the tab in place.
  4. Curl the tentacles using a pair of scissors (young children will need help with this step).
  5. Glue on goggly eyes or you can also draw your own eyes if you want.

Here is the completed octopus

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