Easy Crafts For Kids

Nicole and Bianca CuteDIYprojects Blogger

During this season, you should try out several of these cute easy crafts for kids. Gather the simple supplies needed for each craft and have fun with your kids. All the crafts in described in this article are attractive and charming; so your kids will love them. Call your kids now and get started right away.

Easy Crafts For Kids

1. Charming Snowman Made From Paper Plate

Charming Snowman Made From Paper Plate
To make the cute snowman, you will need googly eyes, two large paper plates, yellow, purple, orange and black paper, adhesive tape, glue and a pair of scissors. Flip over one of the plates and tape it the other one. Cut the paper for the nose, scarf, mittens, boots. Glue them and add the googly eyes. Use a marker to create a grin. See details here: link

2. Ornaments for Christmas

Ornaments for Christmas
This beautiful picture was discovered on Pinterest but since the link to it was invalid, the ornaments were created without knowing what was used to color the clear balls. So the Santa, elf and reindeer were filled with red and brown shredded paper while the snow man was filled with snow confetti. Please go ahead and try it out. See details here: link

3. Cute Sock Snowmen

Cute Sock Snowmen For a relatively low-cost winter craft, make some adorable snowmen of out old long white socks. You will need a pair of scissors, some rubber bands, map pins and buttons to create the eyes, nose. You will also need a red cloth for the scarf and some rice to fill the belly and head of your snowmen. This craft is very quick and easy to create. See details here: link

4. Spring Footprint Art

Spring Footprint Art Here are two footprint crafts you can make with your kids. One is a cute bunny with footprint ears while the other has a pair of juicy carrots made out of footprints. You will need a paper plate, background paper, painted footprints, marker, glue, and buttons. These crafts are simple to make – the kids can do them all by themselves – and they are so cute! See details here: link

5. Make a Kazoo

Make a Kazoo
If you want your kids to sing, make some noise and have fun, you should show them how to make a kazoo. Then let them make as much music as they want and even sing for your neighbors. This craft is quite simple and you will need wax paper, markers or paint, rubber bands, and toilet paper rolls to make it. See details here: link

6. Homemade Straw Flute

Homemade Straw Flute Another simple but exciting craft is the special kiddies flute made out of straw. Most of us have at least one packet of straws, tape and a pair of scissors in our homes. So this craft will cost you nothing extra except a few minutes to cut the straws and tape them together. Then you and your kids can have fun. See details here: link

7. Make Dandelions With a Fork

Make Dandelions With a Fork
Do you need fresh ideas for your homemade card? You can try out this simple method of creating attractive dandelions with a fork. All you need are: a green marker to create the stem, yellow paint to create the dandelion, a fork and some sheets of paper. It is very simple to make and your kids will love it. See details here: link

8. B is for Binoculars

B is for Binoculars Let your kids enjoy the feeling of looking through a pair of binoculars with this simple craft. You need a pair of scissors, a stapler, twine or yarn, paint and egg cartons. You will need to help your kids to cut the egg carton while your kids can paint them. See details here: link

9. Sand Castle Sand Art

Sand Castle Sand Art Each time you visit the beach, you and your kids will probably return with a small quantity of sea sand. Why don’t you put this fine sand to good use by creating a beautiful sand castle craft. All you need is a nice sand castle drawing in your kids color book, sea sand (or any other type of fine sand), and some ocean-themed stickers. See details here: link

10. Ocean-themed Crafts

Ocean-themed Crafts One of the best ways to teach your kids about life in the ocean is by helping them to make ocean-themed crafts. These include octopus and jellyfish crafts. You will need white card stock, a pair of scissors, a glue gun, old clothes or painters smock, paintbrushes, washable paint, curly ribbon and different colors of crepe paper. See details here: link

11. Paper Plate Reindeer

Paper Plate Reindeer This attractive craft is made from a paper plate. Your kids will love it. To make this friendly reindeer, you also need brown paint, red and brown paper, red glitter and googly eyes. You will need to carefully cut the paper plate to make the body and head of the animal while the kids paint it as desired. See details here: link

12. Q-Tip Snowflake Ornament

Q-Tip Snowflake Ornament Your kids can create these charming snowflake ornaments with q-tips. They are not difficult to make and they will be a nice Christmas present for the whole family. The materials you will need include: sparkly silver pipe cleaners, blue paper, scissors, glue, silver glitter and q-tips. See details here: link

13. Broches

broches
This craft is made by combining paper with clothes pegs to create amazing sea creatures. You can combine different colors and shapes to create frogs, sharks, blue whales. See details here: link

14. Santa Handprint Craft

Santa Handprint Craft This adorable Santa handprint craft will look charming on a Christmas card. You can also hang it on a tree or place it on the refrigerator. Your kids will be excited to use their hand to make such a memorable handprint project. To make this, you should get white paper, black paper, googly eyes, red markers, scissors and cotton balls. See details here: link

15. Kid-Friendly Christmas Tree

Kid-Friendly Christmas Tree This felt Christmas tree is one of the cute easy crafts for kids. A yard of green felt is required to make the main body of the tree while you can get other colors from other projects. Use strips and hooks to place the other felt shapes on the tree instead of push pins so your kids don’t get injured. See details here: link

16. DIY Super Cute Owl & Penguin Pillows

DIY Super Cute Owl & Penguin Pillows

Materials: Craft Paper, Fabric of your choice for body, 2nd fabric in contrasting pattern (Owl only) Black, White and Orange felt for eyes, beak and face, Batting or stuffing

Instructions here: link

17. Rainbow Butterfly Footprint Artwork

Rainbow Butterfly Footprint Artwork

Instructions here: link

18. Weekend Whims- Sun Catchers!

Weekend Whims- Suncatchers!

We are loving making these sun catchers from melted beads!

19. Art for Kids: Cosmic Suncatchers Art for Kids: Cosmic Suncatchers

I LOVE this idea, going to be trying this very soon. (: Instructions here: babbledabbledo

20. Poured Paint Planting Pots

Poured Paint Planting Pots

Backyard gardening is such a fun way to spend time as a family. Poured Painted Pots by moonfrye.com

21. Disney Frozen Ribbon Barrettes Disney Frozen Ribbon Barrettes

22. Homemade Floam Recipe

Homemade Floam Recipe

What you’ll need:

  • 2 tsp of borax (found in the laundry aisle or online here)
  • 1/2 cup of warm water & 1/4 cup of warm water- divided
  • 2 oz of white school glue
  • 1 & 1/3 cups of polystyrene beads (bean bag filler)
  • Optional: 3-5 drops of food coloring if color is desired

Instructions: growingajeweledrose

These are super cool! Instructions here: asthebunnyhops

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