Parts and Templates for Totem Poles

Construct Color Book Totem Pole

bear claw hands totem parts

Print, color and cut out these totem pole parts to create new and interesting totem pole people and creatures. Use the printable blank log formats to cut out and decorate to create totem poles uniform in size and shape.

Decorate the characters and sections with Crayola Crayons or Magic markers.

Make foam Totem pole decorations. Trace the designs onto multi-color fun craft foam sheets to create colorful soft masks and pole characters. Use the left over trimmings of foam pieces to fill in empty space between totem characters or create your own cut and paste designs and shapes for your totem or masks.

All designs suitable to print on one sheet of regular or heavy duty 8 1/2" x 11" paper. Landscape mode on the printer produces the largest possible version of the image (for most printers. For extra large prints such as 11" x 17" and larger, visit the local Staples or Quickie print shops in your area.

Totem Pole Parts

Cardboard tubes from toilet paper rolls, paper towels, aluminum foil, saran wrap, etc., make great bases for children to create paper totem poles.

Mix and Match

Collect toilet paper and paper towel tubes to create kid-size totem poles. Arts and craft stores also sell packs of new, never used colorful tubes sized. The craft images in the TP pole section are designs to fit on paper towel tubes, tp tubes and gift wrap tubes.