Emoji Gift Bag

Party time, excellent! No party poopers here—just a DIY emoji gift bag to give or a DIY emoji goodie bag to get at birthdays and fun celebrations.

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  • Crayola Watercolours
  • Crayola Construction Paper
  • Crayola Markers
  • Crayola Glue Stick
  • Crayola Paint Brush
  • Crayola Scissors
  • Crayola Glitter Glue
  • Disposable Cup
  • Pencil
  • Gift Bag
  • Water

CIY Staff Tips:

  • When painting the back of the bag, carefully flip down bottom flap of bag to ensure full coverage.
  • For this DIY craft, we recommend covering surfaces and protecting clothing.


Step 1

Paint watercolour design on front of gift bag. Let dry 1 hour and flip. Paint back of gift bag.

Step 2

Gently open bag and paint designs on both sides of bag. Stand bag up and let dry 1–2 hours.

Step 3

Cut out construction paper circle to create emoji face.

Step 4

Sketch emoji facial features with pencil.

Step 5

Colour in facial features with markers.

Step 6

Add sparkly details to face with glitter glue. Thin glitter glue with paint brush if needed. Dry 3–4 hours.

Step 7

Cut construction paper strip approximately 5”H x 1”W.

Step 8

Roll strip to create loop and glue to secure.

Step 9

Position loop vertically and glue to middle of bag.

Step 10

Glue emoji face to loop to create 3D effect. Dry 15 minutes.

  • Occasion:

    • Birthday,

    • Summer

  • Age:

    • 4+,

    • 6+,

    • 8+,

    • Tween+

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