How To Make 3D Potted Paper Cactus

by | Apr 5, 2022 | DIY, Paper Craft

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Are you a party animal? Do you know someone in your friends or family who loves to host or attend amazing themed parties? Well, we all know that this is the generation where everyone loves partying. Especially when it comes to themed parties, it fascinates us even more. Decoration means a lot when it comes to hosting a good party, and this is why we are guiding you on how to make 3D potted paper cactus at home.

Are you planning to host some summer or desert theme party? If yes, what can be better than decorating your home with a beautiful and cute 3D paper cactus? We know that the thorns of the cactus might not be liked by some of you. But, when it comes to paper cacti, they look really cute and attractive.

What would you say if we told you that it is quite easy to make 3D paper cactus at home? Yes, you can do it yourself, and all your guests will be impressed by your skills. The best part is that you can use those paper cacti as home or office decor in daily life. It will provide a different vibe and look to your home and office.

So, without any delay, let’s just take a look at the tools and materials you will need while making a 3D paper cactus.


You just need to gather the following tools and materials to make your own paper potted cactus at home.



  • Colorful sheets or cards
  • Cactus template
  • Scale
  • Pencil

Steps To Make 3D Potted Paper Cactus

All you need to do is follow the given few steps, and you will have a cute 3D paper potted cactus made by you to decorate your home.

Step 1: Download 3 cactus stem shapes through cactus templates and trace them on colorful sheets.

Cut cactus stems

Step 2: Fold all of your cactus stems halfway.

Fold them halfway

Step 3: Now, paste the sides of all the stems together by applying glue to them to give a 3D appearance.

Paste them together

Step 4: Draw a circle on brown paper and a long rectangular shape and cut them out.

Cut a circle and a rectangle

Step 5: Put the circle as the base of the pot and paste the rectangular sheet all around it to give the shape of a pot.

Paste the rectangle around the circle

Step 6: Now, apply glue to the cactus base and paste it on the pot.

Paste the cactus into the pot

Step 7: Cut little flowers with colorful sheets and paste them on the cactus, and your potted paper cactus is ready.

3D Potted Paper Cactus


  • Be careful: While working on this 3D paper cactus, please make sure to handle the sharp instruments with caution.

So, as you know how to make 3D potted paper cactus at home, get started and make some for yourself.


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