These pretty Paper Box Vases make a nice gift for someone special, like Mom. It’s also a nice craft to treat yourself with as someone special too.
Colorful Egg Carton Lady Bugs
Egg cartons make a great and inexpensive craft material. Recycle your egg cartons into these Colorful Egg Carton Lady Bugs. Be creative and make them out of various colors.
Tell everyone you are Irish all year long with this Beaded Irish Flag Key Chain. Friends and family will all want one to show their Irish pride.
You can make these Giant Stick Puppets as fantastic as you want, just use your imagination to create aliens, dragons, or whatever you can dream up. When you are done … Read More
This Recycled Train was designed by Wendy from Coopersburg, Pennsylvania and uses “junk” that would otherwise go in the trash. What can you make out of your cans and cardboard?
Make a paper Pioneer Bonnet that looks like a bonnet the pioneer women wore. Thanks go to Mrs. Tiano, first grade teacher in Long Island, for showing me how to … Read More
What could be more fun then creating these Alien Green Men. When they are done turn the kids loose to create their own plays. Kids will often say things through … Read More
Seven year old Mokkshita from Malden, Massachusetts submitted this pretty Pencil Shaving Art to our contest. Mokkshita writes “I am 7 years old. I am in second grade. My favorite color … Read More
Kumihimo Braided Friendship Bracelet
Make this Kumihimo Braided Friendship Bracelet for you and your friends as you head back to school. You could even make it in school colors.
Word Rocks are a fun way to teach your child to read and create sentences. Start with simple sentences and then expand as your child understands the concept. Make sure … Read More
This delightful Ribbon Fish craft can be used to decorate packages, cards, clothes or make several to string up as a mobile. Choose colors to match the holiday or make … Read More
Hand weave a Patriotic Headband to show your colors for the USA in the Olympic games or for any of our many patriotic holidays. Other countries can adapt colors to match … Read More
Decorative String Art Letters
These Decorative String Art Letters are a good project for adults to do with kids. Working with a hammer and nails is ok for the older kids but the younger … Read More
Cardboard Tube Animals are a great addition to your cardboard tube craft collection. Better make them while you can, some manufacturers are doing away with tubes in their toilet paper. … Read More
Kids can have hours of fun playing with their Animal Kaleidocycle. You can use this idea to make your own patterns too. Don’t be afraid to experiment.
Here are four Easy Braided Bookmarks using techniques that teens can use to make personal bookmarks for themselves and their friends. They also make great camp crafts.