Crafts for Kids

My Squishy Ocean

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Here’s a fun craft that becomes a sensory touch pad for little ones. What You’ll Need Big Ziploc bag Picture of underwater scene Colorful duct tape 12 oz. bottle of shampoo (or any gel you prefer) Scissors What You’ll Do Grab your Ziploc bag. We used a Hefty one, but any will do that zips… Read more »

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Shamrocks

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Get ready for St. Patrick’s Day with this festive craft! By the time the day arrives, you’ll have clovers all around with this easy-to-do project with the kiddos. What You’ll Need Construction paper Green tissue paper Glue Safety scissors Crayon   What You’ll Do Draw out a clover on your construction paper and cut it… Read more »

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Flying UFOs

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Here’s a fun craft for the kids to enjoy … and it really soars! What You’ll Need Cheap competition sized Frisbee (or a standard size one) Cheap plastic bowl Silver spray paint Stickers Electrical tape Cardboard box What You’ll Do Center your plastic bowl over the center of the Frisbee. We got both of these… Read more »

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Stained Glass Using Markers

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Kids can make their own stained glass works of art using simple things you may already have at home! What You’ll Need Vellum paper (can be found at office supply stores or hobby stores) Markers Scissors What You’ll Do Cut your vellum paper into squares or rectangles just to make the stained glass works of… Read more »

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Bleached Designs on Fabric

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Here’s a fun craft that will need some supervision from the parents. Be sure to wear old clothes that you don’t mind destroying. LOL! What You’ll Need Bleach gel pen Colored garment or bag What You’ll Do Pick out a colored garment or bag to use. Get a bleach gel pen. It’s easier to use… Read more »

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DIY Grippy Socks

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Create slip-free socks for your kiddos with this fun craft. What You’ll Need Puff paint New socks Glue bottle or something to slide the socks over What You’ll Do Take a new sock and a bottle of glue — or something similar — to slide the sock over. Be sure to slide the bottle all… Read more »

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Customized Notebook

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If your child loves to write, help her make her own personalized journal 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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Love Suckers!

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What You’ll Need •  Suckers •  Red Felt •  Hot Glue •  Scissors •  Ribbon •  Foam Stickers   What You’ll Do 1. Grab a piece of felt and set a sucker down on it. 2. Take another piece of felt and lay it down over the top. 3. Feel for the edges of the… Read more »

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