Do you want to make the fish in your hand swim?

Here is a step-by-step guide to making a paper-cut fish. Don’t miss out on it! Using paper-cut fish for role-playing games will create a more realistic scene.


  • Various colored papers
  • Scissors
  • Glue


  1. Prepare various colored papers. You can choose bright colors to make your fish.
  2. Use scissors to cut out the shape of a long fish. You can refer to the example in the paper-cut guide or design your own fish shape based on your imagination.
  3. Cut out the shapes of eyes and a mouth for the fish, and use glue to attach them to the head.
  4. Cut out small and vibrant scales from different colored papers. You can cut out plenty of scales to add more color and shine to your fish.
  5. Glue the scales one by one onto the body of the fish, from the head to the tail. You can arrange the scales in a specific pattern or randomly to create different effects.
  6. Wait for the glue to dry completely, and your paper-cut fish is now complete!

Now, gently hold the tail of the fish with your finger and move your finger. See if your paper-cut fish will swim just like a real fish! Enjoy making these colorful paper-cut fish!