Cupcake Liner Animal Bookmarks

  • Grades 1-3

Never worry about losing your page with these adorable animal cupcake liner bookmarks!


  • Natural Fuzzy Sticks
  • Rainbow Fuzzy Sticks
  • Rainbow Poms Assorted Sizes, 100 pieces
  • Wiggly Eyes 7mm
  • Animal Print Cupcake Liners
  • Craft Glue or Hot Glue **May Require Adult Assistance
  • Scissors


Step 1. Gather your supplies.

Step 2. 

Fold an animal print cupcake liner in half.

Step 3.

Fold in half again.

Step 4.

Repeat Steps 2 & 3 for all of the bookmarks you want to make. We’re making a giraffe, a cheetah, a tiger and a zebra.

Glue the two center sides together to create two pockets, as shown. The back “pocket” will be the left open to go on the corner of your books.

Step 5.

Add a pom nose and wiggly eye eyes to all of your animals.

Cheetah Bookmark
Step 6.

Cut two 2″ pieces of light brown fuzzy stick and shape them into a curve, as shown.

Step 7.

Glue one on each side of the front “pocket”.

Giraffe Bookmark
Step 8.

Cut two 1″ pieces of light brown fuzzy stick and glue a mini brown pom on top.

Step 9.

Glue the two pieces inside the front pocket near the middle, as shown.

Step 10.

Cut two 3″ pieces of light brown fuzzy stick. Fold them in half and pinch together each end, to create a teardrop shape.

Step 11.

Glue the giraffe’s ears, one on each side, inside the front pocket.

Tiger & Zebra Bookmark
Step 12.

Twist together a black and white fuzzy stick, then twist together a black and orange fuzzy stick.

Step 13.

Repeat Steps 6 & 7 for the zebra and tiger ears.