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Oatmeal Container Crafts

Decoupage oatmeal canisters with old book pages to make supply containers for your craft room. You can use larger letter cutouts to label them.

With little more than an empty oatmeal container and colored paper, you can create a festive decoration that's perfect for Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, or any patriotic occasion.

Clever use of a recycled oatmeal container and straws to practice fine motor skills by MerrimentDesign. Pinned by SPD Blogger Network. For more sensory-related pins, see

Cool oatmeal container aquarium craft from RainbowTreeKids! www.rainbowtreeki...

This guide is about crafts using oatmeal containers. Cardboard oatmeal cylinders can be useful for a variety of crafts and projects.

  • Carita Cudworth

    My mom also made her four girls doll cradles

  • Debra Brown

    My Aunts made us doll cradles, then put a doll in it.

  • ThriftyFun

    That's a funny visual.

  • Steffani Smith

    oatmeal containers are good for kids have chicken pox- two containers- with yarn through- both little arms in - now arms can't bend to scratch face

store extra toilet paper rolls is this cute container made from a recycled oatmeal container!

OH use COFFEE CANS and oatmeal containers like the other pin! how simple and cool!!! would look great at theENTRANCE!! great website for cheaper craft supplies

Make a Roped Vase from a Recycled Oatmeal Container | 35 DIY Fall Decorating Ideas for the Home | Fall Craft Ideas for Adults

Headband holder - so cute, actually made one for my Gals...only thing it doesn't hold nearly enough :)

My kids and I like to recycle cardboard oatmeal canisters by giving them a Christmas makeover. First, we glue white paper around the containers. Then we use odds and ends—felt, bells, buttons, googly eyes—from our craft closet to make hats, scarves, and faces for our snowmen. We fill them with homemade holiday goodies and give them to neighbors, friends, and teachers.

Homemade Recycled Drums- finally something cool to make out of those empty formula containers

Ballard Designs Planter Knockoff ~ oatmeal container, craft foam, mod podge and spray paint

An old oatmeal container full of ribbon! I think I would just add some kind of band or strap to hold the ends of the ribbons down

Giant Sunflower-need oatmeal containers - tissue paper center...would need to find something to hold up 2 paper plates for 6 dozen...

I'm dying to give this one a try. Relentlessly Fun, Deceptively Educational has shared some amazing, fun and educational ideas! This is one of my favorites! A planetarium made from an oatmeal container! Stop by and check out how she did it!

Do these solids dissolve? We tried oatmeal, cornmeal, flour, sugar, brown sugar, rice and sprinkles for opposite day. Used droppers with water and craft sticks to stir items in recycled plastic containers.

Use an oatmeal container and cardboard to create this spaceship. Directions here:

Paint an oatmeal container to use for a headband holder! Also it's nice because you can store brushes, etc. inside!!

Who knew an oatmeal container keeps 2 rolls of toilet paper clean & easy to transport! The heck with decorating the outside...this is great for camping.

Adorable Disney Crafts to Celebrate Friendship. We could the bigger paper rolls for this. We could also do micky mouse pencil cases.

4th of July Crafts for Kids

crafts using oatmeal containers | This is my "loom"! A large size oatmeal box from my famous "trash ...

Oatmeal Container Valentine Box

Silo for Farm day. paint an oatmeal container red, make a brown paper cone for top.