Jellyfish Bowls

Take a colorful trip under the sea with these vibrant jellyfish bowls! They are a perfect decoration for around the house in the summer and will bring a smile to people’s faces. 

What You’ll Need: 

  1. Small paper bowl
  2. Tissue paper (in any colors)
  3. Self-adhesive curly gift bow (in any colors)
  4. Googly eyes
  5. White string 
  6. Liquid school glue
  7. Packaging tape (or any sturdy tape)
  8. Scissors


  1. Start by cutting up your tissue paper into square pieces. Use a few different colors if you want to make your jellyfish craft extra colorful.
  2. Turn your paper bowl upside down and add liquid glue on the bottom and the sides.
  3. Put your tissue paper squares all over your bowl, covering the bottom and sides of the bowl completely.
  4. Let glue dry completely.
  5. Poke a small hole in the center of the paper bowl.
  6. Push the white string through the hole, tie a knot in the end and tape it down inside the bowl.
  7. Remove the adhesive backing from the curly gift bow and attach it to the inside of the bowl.
  8. Position it so it hangs down from the center of the bowl. Finish by gluing on googly eyes.

This project was inspired by an activity here.

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