Paper Easter basket crafts can be done in many ways.
They can be folded, rolled, woven, and tied.
Paper is fun to work with because you can do so many different things with it. Before you know it you will be addicted!
Try some of these interesting paper Easter basket crafts.
If you need a lot of Easter baskets for favors, this envelope basket is quick, easy, and cheap. Even the kids can easily make it for a class party project.
Follow these easy folds to make an origami basket out of any kind of paper.
Make a Pretty Paper Basket by punching a few holes and adding ribbon or twine. You could also add a handle for an Easter basket.
This Small Gift Box can easily be turned into an Easter basket, and look how pretty it is done with spring colors.
Create a bunny bagalope from an envelope.
Craft a cute bunny box with a take out box and craft foam ears and nose.
Cutest Bunny Basket
Use shapes of cardstock to create this cutest bunny basket.
Craft this very easy bunny basket with a 6 inch square of paper – a few folds, a few cuts and it’s done.
You wouldn’t have to have the punches for the bunny. Cut the head circle with decorative scissors and cut ovals for the ears. Make a template if you want to make more than one.
Bunny Box Basket
Make a bunny box basket with cardstock, and then make this cute bunny head and feet to decorate it.
Paper Plate Bunny Basket
Fold a paper plate in half and add ears, a tail and whiskers to make a quick paper plate bunny basket.
Bunny Box to Go
More take out bunny boxes, these are done with colored cardstock.
You wouldn’t need the special die to make this bunny basket. Just make a box and then add bunny and his big feet.
Another cute bunny basket, you make the basket from cardstock and then design your bunny for the side.
Bunny Box Trio
Buy round paper mache boxes and paint and decorate them for a bunny box trio.
Mr. and Mrs. Cottontail Baskets
Use cardstock and decorative paper to make these fun Mr. and Mrs. Cottontail baskets.
Other Animal Baskets
Cotton Ball Lamb Basket
Find an empty container the size you want your basket and glue cotton balls all over it. Paint a styrofoam egg white for the head, and make the ears and handle with craft foam. Your cotton ball lamb basket is done.
Little Lamb Basket
Create this little lamb basket with cardstock, fun and easy. If you don’t have a die cut machine, use scissors cut the shapes.
Easter Chick Basket
To make an Easter chick basket, make a square basket and add chick parts as shown or use a clean empty small milk carton.
Use cardstock shapes to craft this cute chick basket.
More Paper Easter Basket Crafts
Paper Plate Easter Basket
Make a paper plate Easter basket by drawing a square in the middle of a decorative plate and cut out the corners. Fold the sides up and tie the corners with ribbon.
Paper Plate Easter Basket
For a paper plate Easter basket, cut a handle out of the top half of two paper plates and punch holes around the bottom half. Sew the blates together, decorate and add grass and candies or eggs.
Paper Easter Basket Crafts
This delightful, simple paper Easter basket is easy and quick to make. Use stiff paper or thin cardboard and decorate with flowers, buttons, paint or ribbon.
Paper Easter Basket
Make these easy paper Easter basket crafts with pretty pastel papers.
Pleated Easter Basket
Fan fold a large strip of paper to make this pleated Easter basket.
Woven Paper Basket
Use paper strips to weave an Easter basket.
Woven Paper Cup Basket
Make this mini woven paper cup basket by cutting strips down a paper cup from the top and weaving paper rings through them.
Weave an Easter Basket
Recycle your cereal and cracker boxes to make this clever woven Easter basket. Cover the cardboard with decorative paper before starting.
Fun Little Easter Baskets
Use decorative paper strips to weave these fun little Easter baskets.
Another woven paper Easter basket, it’s pretty done with contrasting colors.
More paper Easter basket crafts are woven baskets. This one reminds me of the old bushel baskets.
Weave A Paper Easter Basket
How to weave a paper Easter basket is clearly described in this tutorial. All you need are 2 coordinating sheets of paper.
Paper Easter Baskets
Craft pretty paper Easter baskets by folding down the top of a paper bag, decorating it, and adding handles.
Easter Basket Envy
Seal an envelope and cut this Easter basket envy. Embellish and fill with small treats or a gift.
Easy Easter Basket
This easy Easter basket uses 2 sheets of cardstock. Cut it out, fold it and adhere where directed.
Round Easter Basket
A round Easter basket is made with double sided decorative paper. You form a circle and cut strips part way down the basket. Curl the strips under.
Circle Easter Treat Box
This clever Easter treat box is made from a circle of cardstock or heavy decorative paper. Quick and easy.
Another circle basket, you could use a large plate to draw your circle. It’s very helpful to have a Scor-Pal to know where to score for folds, buy you could manage without one.
Round Top Box
Print this template on cardstock, cut out and put together. Add decorative paper, ribbon or flowers for a round top box.
This unusual shaped mini basket has a clickable template on the right side bar.
DIY Easter Basket
Download the template and adhere to a large sheet of art paper. Score and fold, and tie the corners with ribbon to make this Easter basket.
Easy Cardstock Basket
Make this easy cardstock basket for any season by changing the color and the embellishments.
Enjoy these easy paper Easter basket crafts.
If you want to make baskets using materials other than paper, see Easter Basket Crafts.