Crafts For Kids

Kids love to create things--especially crafts. They are great for rainy days, winter days, quiet time, summer camp, the classroom, preschool, birthday parties... anytime and anywhere! Here are some fun & easy kids craft ideas to help inspire you and your children. (P.S. Did you know crafts help with fine motor skills, problem solving, expressing one's self, &, of course, creativity?) Follow along & let's get creating! Enjoy! (You can find similar activities on my website: www.itsallkidsplay.ca)


Crafts For Kids

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Make a bookmark using hairpins and ribbons. #kidscrafts #bookmarks

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    Death the Girl

    awesome!

An easy paper plate craft for toddlers. It's a boat on the ocean! #oceancrafts #toddlercrafts #paperplates #kidscrafts

Paper Plate Boat Craft - It's All Kid's Play It's All Kid's Play

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Cotton Swab Snowman Painting. It's fun and easy! Hello texture painting! #painting #kidscrafts #snowman

Cotton Swab Snowman Painting

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Newspaper gift bow. Not sure how kids will do with this, but how cool is that DIY gift bow? #DIY #Gifts #crafts

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Cleaning pennies. A how-to and solution formula using home ingredients. Safe for kids. They'll love changing pennies in seconds! #coins #science #scienceexperiments #kids #scienceforkids

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Steampunk Your Wardrobe: Easy Projects to Add Victorian Flair to Everyday Fashions by Calista Taylor Looking to get the kids a new fall look? Costumes for you or the kids' play? Gotcha covered! #steampunk #books #crafts #wardrobe #Costumes #Halloween

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Beading crafts for kids. Homemade keychains, necklaces and other jewellery, bookmarks... what else? Great for building those fine motor skills, learning patterns, and more. #kidscrafts #beading #rainyday #play

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A super easy and fun paperback book craft for kids. What animal will you make? #books #crafts #bookcrafts #kids #kidscrafts #literacy

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Easy Paperclip Angel Ornaments. How awesome is that? Great easy gift ideas kids can make. #kidscrafts #ornaments #homemade #DIY #Christmas

Easy Paperclip Angel Ornament

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Pipe cleaner and beads snowflakes. Fun stuff! #kidscrafts #beads #wintercrafts

Pipe Cleaner Crafts

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Basketball game and craft! An easy craft for kids that can also be... Olympic themed! #play #kidscrafts #basketball #Olympics

It's All Kid's Play

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Basketball game and craft! An easy craft for kids that can also be... Olympic themed! #play #kidscrafts #basketball #Olympics

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Basketball game and craft! An easy craft for kids that can also be... Olympic themed! #play #kidscrafts #basketball #Olympics

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DIY toddler/preschool craft for the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games a Torch to start the celebrations #olympiccraft #toddler #preschool

Torch for the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 Games

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Eensy Weensy Spider. Kids will get a kick out of adding the crazy legs! #kidscrafts #spiders #papercrafts #kids #nurseryrhymes

The Eensy Weensy Spider

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Sharpie marker on wax paper looks like stained glass. #kidscrafts #kids #play

Sophie’s art | 2me4art

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Cute Plastic Spoon Bug Crafts. #kidscrafts #butterflies #kids

Bugs and Insect Crafts

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Ever tried hole punch art? A clever idea that's a 3-in-1: make a frame, create your own art supplies and a great fine motor work out too. #kidscrafts #kids #motorskills

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Kid craft - cardboard fairy wings. Durable and they come in all shapes, sizes, and colours. ;) #imagination #play #dressup #kids

Fairy Wings and Toadstool Cupcakes

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I love this! It's a lightning bug / firefly made from a pop/soda bottle. Add a glow stick to make it glow! #kidscrafts #summercrafts #bugcrafts #kids #fireflies

Pop Bottle Craft

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crab hat made from a paper bowl and clothespin claws! It's a hat and it's a crab! You can't go wrong! #oceancrafts #kidscrafts #crabs #play

Simple Wood Crafts

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Under the sea crafts! A crab made from a pot. Very cool ocean craft. #kidscrafts #crabs #oceancraft #kids

Ocean Crafts For Kids

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Totally Tots: Simply Made ~ Clothespin People. Ain't it cute? #kidscrafts #play #kids

Totally Tots: Simply Made ~ Clothespin People

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Styrofoam fishes! And that looks like tissue paper to decorate them. Fun! #kidscrafts #fish #crafts #kids #oceancrafts

Under the Sea | FaveCrafts.com

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    Emily Thompson

    This is cute Emily!!!

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    Emily Thompson

    Ms. Legette

Clothespin Dragonfly craft. A fun craft for kids. Put a magnet on the back and voila! A fridge magnet that makes a great homemade gift. #kidscrafts #dragonflies #crafts #magnets #homemadegifts

Clothespin Dragonfly Craft | Kids' Crafts | FirstPalette.com

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Easy Monster Sock Puppet Tutorial. Sock... meet glue.... meet pompoms. Ta-da! Hello Monster! #puppets #sockpuppets #kidscrafts #kids #play

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Paper Finger Puppets. These are pretty fancy lookin'. How about your kids? They might get a kick out of making finger puppets. And putting on a show, too, of course. #puppets #kids #kidscrafts #play

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Beaded Wind Chimes. Easy and fun! Colourful too. #outdoorcrafts #kidscrafts #crafts #windchimes #kids

2 Big, 2 Little: Beaded Wind Chimes

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Rain Cloud Ribbons. Cotton balls and ribbons make a rain cloud. An easy craft for kids. #kids #kidscrafts #rainclouds #seasons

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Melted Bead Suncatchers. Very cool and gorgeous. #kidscrafts #kids #crafts #suncatchers

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Looking for an easy summer activity? Make these super easy TP Roll Binoculars and get outside for a nature walk/exploration! #SummerFun #kidscrafts #outdoorplay #play #Momto2PoshLilDivas

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Starched Coffee Filter Flowers Craft for kids. #kidscrafts #kids #crafts

Starched Coffee Filter Flowers Craft - hands on : as we grow

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July 4th craft. Make a wind sock using red, white, and blue ribbons. Can do this for Canada Day as well (red and white). Kids will like playing with these in the wind. #holidays #4thofjuly #kids #play

Crafting with Kids: Memorial Day

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Circle weaving on a paper plate. #kids #kidscrafts #paperplatecrafts #weaving

Circle Weaving Grade 3

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Cardboard Tube Space Ship - Martha Stewart Crafts. #boycrafts #rockets #kidscrafts #kids #play

Cardboard Tube Space Ship - Martha Stewart Crafts

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Painted baking parchment paper with glass jars - kid's artwork lanterns! #kidscrafts #lanterns #kids

Die Laternenzeit | herz-allerliebst

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Kid-sewn creations. Fine motor skills, creativity and fun! #kidscrafts #sewing #kids #play

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Cute flower project. Use a plastic bottle for the vase and bottle caps for the flower petals. A great recycled craft. #recycledcrafts #kidscrafts #kids

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Toy airplanes from empty lotion or shampoo bottles. Boys will love this craft. #boycrafts #kidscrafts #boys #planes #recyclecrafts

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    Just Huggs

    Lyn Rice

Airplane out of clothes pin and Popsicle sticks. Easy craft for boys. #kidscrafts #boycrafts #planes

Simple Wood Crafts

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Rocket ship craft. Boys will love this craft using a toilet paper tube. #kidscrafts #boys #rockets

Zoom, Zoom, Zoom, We Are Going to the Moon!

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Easy crafts for garden. Kids can make these can bees to hang from the trees. Very fun! #kidscrafts #bees #gardencrafts

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Juice Bottle Dinosaur! So cool! #kidscrafts #dinosaur #dinosaurcraft #kids #recyclecrafts

Make a recycled juice bottle dinosaur T-rex

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    Marianne Campbell

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Bee Toilet Paper Roll Craft. Easy and looks great. #kidscrafts #kids #papercrafts #bees

Preschool Spring Crafts

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Paper plate butterflies. An easy craft for toddlers. #kidscrafts #butterflies #kids #paperplatecrafts

Ramblings of a Crazy Woman: Paper Plate Butterflies

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Clouds. They look amazing! #kids #kidscrafts #clouds

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    Sandy Kenyon

    Hey, this is so cute! What is all involved with this?

Fall Craft Idea. Make a scarecrow using a paper bag. Ain't he cute? #kidscrafts #fallcrafts #thanksgiving #scarecrow #kids

Fall Craft Ideas

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DIY Toddler Art T-Shirt, perfect Father's Day Gift! #kidscrafts #fathersday #kids

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FROGS!!!! Rib-bit, Rib-bit! Kids can make a frog mask with a long tongue (party favour). #frogs #kidscrafts #masks #kids #play #children

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Tie Dye with Tissue Paper & vinegar. Easy and painless. #tiedye #kidscrafts #kids #clothing

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