Crafts for Kids

Framed Monster Head

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Here’s a simple monster head craft that can help you decorate for Halloween! What You Need Frames Foam Sheets Googly Eyes Tape (or glue) What You Do Get a cheap frame. Get several colors of foam sheets to fit the frame. Slide a foam sheet into the frame where the picture would normally go. Tape… Read more »

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Easy Halloween Stamps

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It’s that time of the year when all those fun, foam stickers come out. Did you know that you can use those foam stickers in easy crafts for kids by turning them into stamps? What You Need Cheap one-inch erasers Festive foam stickers Stamp pad What You Do Take an eraser and stick a foam… Read more »

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Doily Bowl

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Here’s a craft for kids that’s super easy and can be used as decoration or given as a gift. What You’ll Need Crocheted doily (Michael’s has some for $1) Embellishments (little flowers, etc.) Mod Podge glue Paint brush Vase or bowl Plastic wrap Plastic bowl for the glue What You’ll Do Place your doily in… Read more »

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Easy Coat Hooks for Kids

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Need a coat hook to place lower for your child to reach? You can make a personalized one yourself with just a few things from Lowe’s and possibly around your home. What You’ll Need Coat hook (found ours at Lowe’s in the cabinet knob section) Wood block (found ours at Lowe’s in the lumber section,… Read more »

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Corn Cob Bird Feeder

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Crafts are not for the birds … or are they? This is a little, messy craft for kids that benefits the birds, too! After having corn on the cob one night for dinner, save the cobs and let them dry out in the sun or on a window sill — you will need these for… Read more »

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Dry Erase Charts

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Here’s a craft for kids that can help them keep up on their chores, homework and more. There are loads of chore charts one can find online. We found a cute one here at Just Sweet and Simple: Kids Chore Charts that was perfect for this little craft for kids. She mentions for you to laminate it,… Read more »

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Rock Chalkboards

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Big, flat stones found in the creek are great for use as a rock chalkboard. We’ve introduced to you the rock robots we made from the skipping rocks we found while out in the creek. But, did you know that the bigger ones can be used for chalk(rocks)? You only need two things for this: a big,… Read more »

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Water Drop Magnets

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This craft allows you to make personalized magnets that look like water drops.   What You’ll Need 1″ Glass marbles with a flat side Pictures or scrapbook paper with patterns Hot glue Pen/pencil Scissors Magnets What You’ll Do Grab a sheet of scrapbook paper or a picture and set a marble on it where you… Read more »

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Giant Lady Bugs!

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Want a super fun, super easy craft to do with your kids today? Giant Lady Bugs are the way to go. They are so quick to make that you will probably make lots. You can get creative and use different colors, too. What you need: Paper plates Plastic cup Black crayon Red construction paper Black… Read more »

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