crafts for kids

Earth Day Crafts That Your Kids Will Enjoy!

By |April 1st, 2016|

Earth Suncatcher
Source: No Time for Flash Cards

How to Make Carrot Footprints

By |March 11th, 2016|

Carrot Footprints tutorial from One Krieger Chick

What You’ll Need
painted footprints
background paper
paper plate
optional: tape

For instructions, visit One Krieger Chick.

How to Make an Easter Bunny Banner

By |March 4th, 2016|

Bunny Banner tutorial from Simply Sprout

Top Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

By |October 19th, 2015|

Scarecrow Paper Bag craft tutorial from Crafts by Amanda

How to Make a Monster Toilet Roll Mobile

By |September 26th, 2015|

Monster Mobile Toilet Roll Craft tutorial from Happy Hooligans

What You’ll Need

Cardboard tubes
pipe cleaners (optional)
googly eyes
jagged teeth cut from craft foam, construction paper or card stock
paint (think halloween colours: green, orange, purple, black)

For directions, visit Happy Hooligans.

How to Make an Itsy Bitsy Spider Hand Puppet

By |September 13th, 2015|

Itsy Bitsy Spider Hand Puppet Tutorial from Lalymom

What You’ll Need
Black Craft Foam
Googlie Eyes
2 Black Pipe Cleaners
1 Red Pipe Cleaner (Also from Craft Project Ideas)
Plastic Lid or Round Cookie Cutter
Sharpie Marker

For directions, vivist Lalymom.

How to Make Bottle Cap Pumpkins for Halloween

By |September 11th, 2015|

Bottle Cap Pumpkins tutorial from Crafty Morning

What You’ll Need

Orange, brown, and green paint
Water bottle
Black paper

For instructions, visit Crafty Morning.

How to Make Handprint Vampires for Halloween

By |September 9th, 2015|

Handprint Vampires tutorial from Crafty Morning

What You’ll Need

Washable paint
Googly eyes
Red, white, black paper

For instructions, visit Crafty Morning.

How to Make a Paper Plate Witch for Halloween

By |September 8th, 2015|

Paper Plate Witch tutorial from Crafty Morning

What You’ll Need

Paper plate
Green paint
Purple, black, orange, white paper
Black sharpie

For instructions, visit Crafty Morning.

How to Make Paper Plate Spiders for Halloween

By |September 7th, 2015|

Paper Plate Spider tutorial from I Heart Crafty Things

What You’ll Need

small paper plates (2 per spider)
acrylic paint (any color you choose)
googly eyes (8 per spider)
chenille stems (4 per spider — the Kids Craft glitter brand from Wal-mart to make our spiders extra bright and sparkly)
paint brush
school glue

For instructions on how to make paper plate spiders, […]