Crafts for Kids

Let the Snow Fall

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An easy to craft to let the snow fall in your home! What You’ll Need • Cotton balls • Sewing needle • Fishing line • Scissors • Tape What You’ll Do 1. Cut off a long strip of fishing line. 2. Thread the line through the needle. 3. Stick the needle through a cotton ball… Read more »

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Christmas Balloon Lights

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Don’t want to hand lights up around the mantle or in the trees outside? Try Christmas Balloon Lights and you’ll have something great and different. What You’ll Need Red, green, white and other colors of plain balloons Ribbon Mini mouthwash/bathroom paper cups Pen Silver paint Paintbrush What You’ll Do Blow up a balloon and tie… Read more »

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Family of Turkeys

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Make Your Own Family of Turkeys What You’ll Need White paper Paint (brown, red, orange, yellow) Paint brushes Every member of the family What You’ll Do Set a large piece of white paper out on the table horizontally. The back side of wrapping paper would be great for this as you can get a good… Read more »

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“Give Thanks” Stacking Blocks

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Here’s a fun craft that all ages can help create for a Thanksgiving decoration  — the “Give Thanks” Stacking Blocks! What You’ll Need 16 one-inch blocks (Hobby Lobby has a set for just $2.99) Paint Paint brushes Scrapbook paper Silver permanent marker or white paint pen Regular paper and a pen What You’ll Do With… Read more »

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FAN-ciful Turkey

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Here’s a paper turkey that we made out of scrap pieces of scrapbooking paper. What You’ll Need Different colors and patterns of paper Scissors Pencil Tape Glue What You’ll Do Take three different colors of paper and fold them like an accordion (fan like). Set them aside. Take two of the three fans and cut… Read more »

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Fall Silverware Holder

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Here’s an easy way to add a little elegance to the dinner table this Thanksgiving. Ok, so I didn’t use actual silverware in the photo, but you get the idea. This is an easy craft that the kids can help with, but you will need to be the one in charge of the hot glue…. Read more »

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Halloween Coloring Sheets

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Print out these cute coloring sheets for Halloween fun with the kids!     A happy Jack-o’-lantern. Bring the all-time favorite thing about Halloween (next to candy, of course) to life with oranges, yellows and greens or with whatever colors your child chooses!                   Spiders are popular… Read more »

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Halloween Garden Stones

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Decorating for Halloween? Don’t forget about the flowerbed! Get festive in the garden with these cute Halloween garden stones made out of concrete. What You Need Quickrete concrete Mixing bowl Water Halloween cookie cutters Wax paper Spray paint Permanent marker What You Do Set out a piece of wax paper. Lay your cookie cutters out…. Read more »

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Monster Mums

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This silly craft for kids is great for Halloween and it will help spruce up those mums decorating your front porch, too! What You’ll Need Egg Carton (the paper one not styrofoam) Scissors Paint (white, red, purple, green orange) Paint Brushes Cup of Water News Paper What You’ll Do – Spread out some newspaper so… Read more »

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Eyeball Halloween Wreath

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Everyone needs a cool Halloween wreath for their front door! You can make this easy eyeball one in no time. What You Need Cardboard Black fabric White balloons Glow-in-the-dark Duck Tape Scissors Wax Paper Black permanent marker Red marker Ribbon What You Do Cut out a circle from your cardboard. Blow up lots of white… Read more »

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