Kids Crafts for Special Days in August
August is the perfect time for crafting. Whether you’re still in vacation mode or headed back to school, you'll find all kinds of craft tutorials for kids of all ages! Crafting in August Follow any
Puzzle Piece Monarch Butterfly
Turn a puzzle piece into a beautiful monarch butterfly! Perch your completed butterfly on a flower bouquet, dangle it from filament, or add a magnet to display it on the fridge.
Create beautiful patterns with this fun homemade kaleidoscope. It's a great project to do at home or with a group.
Cupcake Kit for Kids
This DIY cupcake kit is a great handmade gift for kids to make for Christmas, birthday or any other special occasion. Any young baker will love it!
Peekaboo Apple Paper Plate
Peekaboo Apple Paper Plate Kids will love this colorful back-to-school craft. Make a bright red apple with a friendly worm that pokes through to say hello! What you need: Paper plate Craft paint - red
Recycled Box Guitar
Make a guitar (or bango, violin, etc.) out of recycled cracker boxes and cardboard tubes. Your preschooler can help put the entire piece together and then strum a little tune to finish off the show.
Colorful Cardboard Tube Flowers
This fun craft starts as empty cardboard tubes and ends up as a colorful bouquet of flowers! It's a great way for kids to develop motor skills and learn about recycling.
Cake in a Can Surprise
Celebrate a special occasion with something totally unique! Bake a cake in a can for your special person to open and marvel over.
Construction Paper Dragon
Let your imagination run wild when making your own construction paper dragon. It's easy to do and fun to see where your creativity takes you!
Emotional Emoji Masks
Create a set of emotional emoji masks with your toddler or preschooler. This low-preparation craft and activity helps develop empathy in children.
Hummingbird Gift Bag
Create a beautiful gift bag featuring a completed coloring page. It's a wonderful way to display coloring pages and tailor bags to your recipients' interests.
Cactus Crafts for Kids
Did you know there is a National Cactus Day? It's celebrated each year on May 10. Cactus crafts are also fun for Cinco de Mayo, summer, or during a study of the desert. We’ve gathered
Watermelon Ice Cream Cones
Summer is the perfect time for watermelon, whether it's the fresh fruit or this frozen treat that looks like a slice of watermelon! It's refreshing, delicious, and easy to make.
Clay Pot Toadstools
Create whimsical clay pot toadstools to decorate the garden. They add such a fun touch to the yard and are easy to make.