Kids Crafts | 30 Easy Craft Projects for Kids

By on April 19, 2014

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DIY projects with your children are among the most nurturing activities.  What better way to be a role model  and learn together than working side-by-side? With this in mind, we’ve found 30 great DIY projects for both the home and outdoor setting. Take a look and find which simple projects inspire you and your little one(s) today!


1. Woven Pipe Cleaner Cans

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(via DIY Ready, click here for full tutorial)

 

2. Succulent Terrarium

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(via DIY Ready, click here for full tutorial)


2. Balloon Bowl

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(via DIY Ready, click here for full tutorial)

4. Sci Fi Story Stones

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(via Tried & True, click here for full tutorial)

 

5. Clay Bead Necklace
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(via Say Yes, click here for full tutorial)

 

6. Poured Paint Pots
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(via MOONFRYE, click here for full tutorial)

 

7. Slingshot with Felt Ball Ammo 

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(via And We Play, click here for full tutorial)

 

8. Life Size Building Blocks
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(via MPMK, click here for full tutorial)

 

9. Shadow Box Portraits

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(via one more mushroom, click here for full tutorial)

 

10. Dinosaur Fossils

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(via MOONFRYE, click here for full tutorial)

 

11. Beaded Rainbow
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(via I can Teach my child, click here for full tutorial)

 

12. Electric Play Dough

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(via PBS Parents, click here for full tutorial)

 

13. Paper Mâché Money Box
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(via Smaller, click here for full tutorial)

 

14. Upcycled Inventor’s Box
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(via MPMK, click here for full tutorial)

 

15. Cress Heads
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(via Red Ted Art, click here for full tutorial)

 

 16. Animal Magnets

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(via AMBROSIA Creative, click here for full tutorial)

 

17. Edible Fingerpaint

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(via hellobee, click here for full tutorial)

 

18. Recycled Bird Feeder
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(via babble dabble do, click here for full tutorial)

 

19. Water Wall
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(via tinkerlab, click here for full tutorial)

 

20. Monster Friends

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(via Instructables, click here for full tutorial)

 

21. Marshmallow Building
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(via say yes, click here for full tutorial)

 

23. Paper Flower Cone Bouquets
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(via Oh Happy Day, click here for full tutorial)

 

24. Printing with Okra
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(via Curly Birds, click here for full tutorial)

 

25. Cork Drum 

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(via Merrythought, click here for full tutorial)

 

26. Glow in the Dark Slime
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(via The Idea Room, click here for full tutorial)

 

27. Milk Jug Decorative Window Crafts
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(via Alpha Mom, click here for full tutorial)

 

28. Ice Color Art
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(via Probably Crafting, click here for full tutorial)

 

29. Toilet Roll Dolls
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(via A Little Learning for two, click here for full tutorial)

30. Printable Animal Finger Puppets

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(via Handmade Charlotte, click here for full tutorial)



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3 Comments

  1. Palmer Alig

    April 21, 2014 at 10:29 pm

    Great for PJ

  2. Susan

    April 25, 2014 at 11:23 pm

    I would love it if these multiple craft DIY projects came in “page” or “chapter” type formats so that if I wanted to go straight to craft #4 or 20 or whatever, I could jump past the others without waiting for it to load all! We love some more than others & I remember the newspaper building tubes from years ago! Ya’ll gave better instructions with these pictures!

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