Crafting for
St. Patrick's Day!

Find crafts»

Aunt Annie's Crafts

masthead left

St. Patrick's Day Crafts

St. Patrick's Day Crafts and Downloads

Every year on March 17th, St. Patrick's Day is celebrated in honor of the Irish with displays of shamrocks and lots of green!  Join in the fun by decorating with shamrocks on cards and boxes and for a party.

Find some fun homemade St. Patrick's Day craft ideas below. Crafts marked with Friday Fun are great for classroom or group craft time.

The projects range in difficulty from VERY EASY to EASY.

Pictures say more than words, but pictures and words together will help you decide which of these fun and creative St. Patrick's Day craft ideas to make for your holiday fun!

  • Shamrock Centerpiece - Use the printable patterns in this project to create a small centerpiece for St. Patrick's Day. Make several of these cute little vases as party favors or as gifts for St. Patrick's Day. The plain version of the vase can be used for other occasions and be filled with Paper Flowers.


  • Shamrock Flag Banner Friday Fun - Show off your St. Patrick‚Äôs Day spirit with a shamrock banner. Make this easy paper flag banner using construction paper and the printable shamrock pattern. Hang the banner in a doorway, over the mantel, or in the window—anywhere you want to show your Irish green!


  • Shamrock Silhouette Cards - In celebration of St. Patrick's Day, this greeting card tutorial uses shamrock and 4-leaf clover silhouettes to make a simple and elegant card. The design concepts of positive and negative space are introduced in this tutorial. There is also an option that uses decorative paper that you make by sponging with paint.


  • Pentagon Box with Shamrock  -  For your St. Patrick's Day gifts, make these boxes with five-sides that are decorated with shamrocks. This pentagonal-shaped box has an attached lid. You can also make Pentagon Boxes in other sizes and colors with a variety of printable patterns in the Pentagon Box craft project.


  • Shamrock Strip Folding Cards - In this greeting card tutorial, learn how to use folded paper strips to give your card added depth with three-dimensional layers. Use the printable patterns with shamrocks to create St. Patrick's Day cards.


  • Shamrock ePapers - Use these Shamrocks on Light Green, Shamrocks on Pale Blue, Shamrocks on Medium Green and Shamrocks Background ePapers to make the vases in the Shamrock Centerpiece project or in card making, especially Shamrock Strip Folding Cards.

  • Shamrock Silhouette Templates Pattern - This printable page includes templates for four styles of shamrocks in three sizes, plus a 4-leaf clover, that are perfect for card making. Print the pattern to cardstock and cut out the templates. To use, place a template along a folded edge, trace and cut out. Open the folded paper to reveal a shamrock shape. Use the pattern to make cards like those in the Shamrock Silhouette Cards tutorial.

  • Shamrock Templates Pattern - This printable page includes templates for four sizes of shamrocks. Print the pattern to cardstock and cut out the templates.  Use the templates to cut shamrocks for your St. Patrick's Day decorating or cardmaking. For example, make a banner using shamrock decorated flags by following the step-by-step instructions in the Shamrock Flag Banner craft project.

» Keep up with Aunt Annie's Crafts on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, RSS feed or with our newsletter. « «

Share this crafting fun with your friends and family

Shamrocks Pentagon Box

Tip: Make a box celebrating the Irish and St. Patrick's day using the Shamrocks pattern in the Pentagon Box craft project.

Find more crafts

Find more crafts by browsing the Project Index or with a search...

Privacy Policy | About | Contact © 2020,