Crafts for Kids

Wooden Block Coat Hook

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Wooden blocks are toys you find that nearly every child has played with. But, what do you do with those old blocks once he’s outgrown them? Well, if you don’t donate them, turn them into something useful! What You Need Wooden blocks Coat hook Screwdriver Screws Frame backing hook   What You Do Take a… Read more »

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Land and Sea Craft

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Summer’s over and the kids are back in school. But, don’t let those memories slip by. You know all those shells you collected at the beach, make a craft with them aside from just putting them in a jar! What You Need 1 cup flour 1 cup salt 1/2 cup water Ribbon Paint Shells Cookie… Read more »

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Envelope Pencil Holder

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Make an envelope (or use a store bought one) to fashion to your binder as a pencil holder so they’re ready when it’s time for homework! This pencil holder is easy to do and a simple solution to finding a pencil when it’s time to do your homework! What You Need Envelope (or cardstock to… Read more »

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Homework Door Sign

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Get the kids back into the school homework groove with this fun craft. It’s going to be homework central at your place soon enough and kids’ll need quiet! Let them make a sign to hang or stick on their door to let you know they’re working on their homework. What You Need Red and yellow… Read more »

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Customized Notebook

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If your child loves to write, help her make her own customized notebook with this easy craft for kids. What You’ll Need Composition notebook Scrapbook paper Glue Decorative elements Craft paper Scissors Puff paint What You’ll Do Take your notebook and slide a big piece of craft paper under the cover. Put glue all over… Read more »

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Fuzzy Wuzzy Notebook

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Get ready for school by customizing your own notebook. Make it FUZZY! It’s a simple and easy thing to do, but needs help from a parent. What You Need Notebook with a board or sturdy cover Colorful pipe cleaners Hot blue Scissors Duct tape in a cool color or pattern What You Do With your… Read more »

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Rockin’ Robots

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What can you do with a bunch of skipping stones you found in the creek. A LOT! But here’s one idea. What You Need Flat rocks from the creek bed Silver paint Paint brush Lots of other bright colors of paint (or nail polish) What You Do Gather  lots of flat rocks while you’re out… Read more »

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Patriotic Headband

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This patriotic headband is an easy craft for kids and will add to their festive flair for your Fourth of July celebration! This is a pretty fast and easy craft to make for the Fourth of July! Your daughter will surely love this patriotic headband, too. What You Need Foam sticker sheets Scissors Plain plastic… Read more »

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Patriotic Wreath

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Get the kids and grab your supplies for this easy Memorial Day or Independence Day patriotic wreath craft. All you need is just a few things from the party supplies you have left over. What You Need Paper Plate Festive Large Dinner Napkins Festive Cupcake Liner Tape What You Do Take a napkin and bring two opposite… Read more »

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Flashlight Projector

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When the lights go out, get the flashlights and don’t pout! This craft for kids is easy and fun to do … making the dark not so scary. Gather Flashlight Sharp pencil Tape Dark paper Create Set your paper on the carpet. With your pencil, carefully poke holes into the paper in some sort of… Read more »

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