Crafts for Kids

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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Easy Metal Relief Art

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Those really pretty, metal relief pictures can easily be done at home … without using metal! What You’ll Need Foil tape Card stock or any surface to cover Blunt object (bottom of paintbrush, dull pencil, etc.) What You’ll Do Take your foil tape and cut a piece to fit the area you want to cover…. Read more »

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DIY Birthday Cake Headband

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Turn a plain headband into a festive birthday cake headband. What You Need Plain headband, scissors, orange marker, ribbon and tulle of varying colors, toilet paper roll, tape, white paper, regular and hot glue What You Do • Cut the toilet paper roll down to the height you want the “cake” to be. • Cut… Read more »

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Mark It With Ribbon Bookmarks

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You can easily create personalized ribbon bookmarks for you or to give as gifts. Ribbon bookmarks are a fun way to keep your place in your favorite reading book. These colorful bookmarks are different and add a special touch. What You Need Ribbon (varying colors and sizes) Hotglue Wooden disc Hair band What You Do… Read more »

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Paper Daffodils

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Welcome SPRING with this cute craft for kids. What You’ll Need Yellow paper cups Yellow paper plates Box tape Scissors What You’ll Do Take one paper plate out of your stack. Fold it in half. With your scissors, cut off one corner. Now cut off the same amount from the other corner. Round out the… Read more »

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Baseball Shirt Nameplate

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Here’s a craft you and your kids could do. Make one for your child’s room — or even for Dad! What You’ll Need Wood Planks Hand Saw Hammer Finishing Nails White Paint Black Paint Paint Brush Cardstock Pen/pencil Scissors What You’ll Do Take two of the wood planks and set them apart horizontally as far… Read more »

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