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Creatively Make An American Flag Craft in 3 Easy Steps

It’s time for you and your kids to craft an easy, adorable American Flag.

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Whether you’re here for the 4th of July, Memorial Day, or Flag Day, this craft will be perfect for you and your kiddos.

There are two different but equally fun ways for you to make this flag.

You can follow the steps.  Keep reading to find out how to make your flag.


Get a time-saving American Flag Craft Template

Either way, this craft will be a great addition to your holiday fun!

Don’t just make the craft though!

Enjoy the funny jokes.  And Learn a little bit about the American Flag.  I love telling jokes and sharing fun facts during craft time.

It adds to your craft time, you can have fun making the craft, crack hilarious jokes that will have your kids giggling, and teach them some fun facts.

So, keep reading to find the Instructions, Fun Facts, and Jokes!

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Did You Know?

  • Red symbolizes hardiness and valor, white symbolizes purity and innocence and blue represents vigilance, perseverance and justice.
  • The current flag was designed by a high school student, Robert G. Heft, he was seventeen.
  • Flag Day, which celebrates the anniversary of the Flag Resolution of 1777, was established by the Proclamation of President Woodrow Wilson on May 30th, 1916 after years of local celebrations.

If I have piqued your curiosity then visit the National Flag Foundations website, and read their post about the American flag.

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The Flag Craft

This flag can be crafted in one of two ways.  If your looking for a simple craft that you can just pull out and go then the template is for you. 

But if you want to make it from scratch, then keep reading to find the easy-to-follow instructions.

The Amazing American Flag Craft Template includes…

  • Black and white template just Print, Color, Cut, Glue, and Enjoy.
  • Template (Already Colored) just Print, Cut, Glue, and Enjoy.
  • Amazing American Flag Coloring sheet
  • 8.5 by 11 Amazing American Flag Craft posters
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Supplies Needed

How To Make American Flag Craft

Step 1


  • Grab a piece of white paper

Step 2


  • Cut out 7 strips of red paper
  • Cut out 6 white strips of paper
  • Glue strips of red and white onto the white paper

Step 3


  • Cut out a blue rectangle
  • Glue to the white paper with the stripes
  • Use a marker to make the stars on the blue rectangle


  • What did one flag do when it lost its voice?         
    • He waved
  • What’s the most Patriotic Tea    
    • Liber-tea
  • What did one firework say to another Firework?
    • My pop is bigger than your pop!

I hope you enjoy your American Flag Craft made fun and easy.

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