Little Artists: Egg Carton Turtle

The Museum’s Russian Tortoise, Mister Rogers, is demanding this week be all about him in celebration of his birthday/World Turtle Day. We hope you enjoy making this cute little turtle at home!

Egg Carton Turtle

Messy level: 1
(5 = Super messy. 1 = Not messy at all.)


  • Egg carton
  • Scissors
  • Pom poms
  • Googly eyes
  • Glue or hot glue


1. Cut out an egg carton section.

2. Glue four pom poms to the open end of your egg carton to form turtle legs.

3. Glue a pom pom to the carton to be the turtles head.

4. Add googly eyes to complete your turtle!

– from the creative mind of Miss Heather


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