We are on a quest to out smart the Leprechauns! They are smart and witty, but this Leprechaun Trap might just do the job!

How to Build a Leprechaun Trap

According to legend, the night before St. Patrick’s Day, the Leprechaun comes out and causes all kinds of mischief. Trying to catch the Leprechaun can be tricky, so we have made 3 Leprechaun Traps to help you!

The kids will have such a fun time making the Leprechaun Traps, but the next morning is when the real fun starts! Lucky the Leprechaun has been making messes and causing lots of trouble throughout the house all night long, in his hunt for a few gold coins.

Each of the Leprechaun Traps Ideas use very simple supplies, some you may already have on hand. And they can be put together in minutes.

Be sure to share your photos with me and use #simpleeasycreative, I’d love to see what you create!

Leprechaun Trap Ideas

This Leprechaun Trap is made with just a few supplies, and less than 15 minutes of your time. Grab the glue, paper and pipe cleaners – lets get going…

How to make a Leprechaun Trap

Supplies:

  • Hat – we found this green top hat at Party City
  • Pot of Gold – spray paint a small clay pot with black paint, let it dry then fill it with Rolo Candies
  • Brace – wrap 3-4 wooden sticks with green pipe cleaners
  • Rainbow – cut strips of colored paper, then glue in place. Add small white pom pom balls for the clouds at the end of the rainbow

How to Build a Leprechaun Trap

The gold coins are sure to tempt Lucky the Leprechaun! No crafting needed for the bucket and very little for the ladder for this Leprechaun Trap Idea.

How to make a Leprechaun Trap

Supplies:

  • Pot – Plastic green or black pot – we found this one at Party City
  • Coins – plastic coins – again from Party City
  • Beads
  • Ladder – we glued pieces of wooden sticks together, then wrapped it with green twine for a little added color and to hide the glue

Leprechaun Traps - Pot of Gold

Somewhere over the Rainbow…bridge. Lucky thinks there is gold at the end of this rainbow, but when he climbs up, and tries to step onto of the shamrocks, he will fall right in.

How to make a Leprechaun Trap

Supplies:

  • Bowl – gold or green – we found this one at Party City
  • Shamrock Cover – trace circle using the bowl as a template, onto white paper, then glue paper shamrocks to cover the circle
  • Rainbow Bridge – cut strips of colored paper, then glue in place. Add small white pom pom balls for the clouds at the end of the rainbow

Now that you have learned how to build a Leprechaun Trap – head on over and see what other mischief Lucky has caused as he hunts through the house for his treasure.

Bucket of Treats left by the Leprechaun

Join us for more SIMPLE EASY CREATIVE Recipes and Fun for St. Patrick’s Day

 

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