Crafts for Kids

Handprint Butterfly

Handprint Butterfly

Handprint Butterfly You'll need: Paper Crayons or markers Scissors Tongue depressor or popsicle stick Pipe cleaner Directions: 1. Trace your child's hand on a piece of paper. Only do the fingers and have them spread out as if they are wings. 2. Cut out the shape and...

Clothespin Magnet

Clothespin Magnet

You will need: PatternsClothespinMagnetCrayons or markersScissors & glue Directions: Print, color and cut out one of the patterns or create one of your own.Glue the pattern to the clothespin (I would suggest a glue gun or Elmer’s glue).Attach magnet to the back....

Pet Rock

Pet Rock

Let your children create a "pet rock" by decorating a rock using markers, yarn, sequins, felt, and anything else you think might be interesting. It can be spooky, silly, glamorous, or alien. They can also make a house for their pet rock using a shoe box. Print out the...

Wax Candle Painting

Wax Candle Painting

You'll Need: 1. Wax candle (you could also use a white crayon) 2. Watercolor or regular paper 3. Watercolors 4. Paint brush Directions: On a sheet of paper, have your child draw a picture with the wax candle or white crayon. Using watercolors, paint the entire sheet....

Princess Garland

Princess Garland

Create this princess garland with crepe paper, wire and beads. So easy your child can help make it. You'll Need: crepe paper, beads and wire Directions: 1. Measure enough wire to fit the child's head and a little extra for securing together when finished. 2. Form it...