Kids can create Artists Trading Cards to trade with their friends, and if they reuse and recycle materials to make them, they’ll help save natural resources, energy, and landfill space. This is … Read More
Make this Recycled Magazine Wallet and make something useful and recycle some of those old magazines at the same time.
Just as the Chinese did long ago, it’s possible to Cast A Paper Valentine from common materials. You can create a special valentine for someone by recycling paper. We’ll cast tissue … Read More
Keep the kids busy making a Scrap Paper Tree from inexpensive materials. Who says low cost can’t be pretty. Make lots of these Scrap Paper Trees and set the scene … Read More
Make Recycled Calendar Envelopes
Show the kids how to make recycled calendar envelopes from outdated calendars. It’s easy and so many of them have really beautiful pictures. You might want to have white labels … Read More
Scrap Strip Halloween Card
Every card maker and/or scrapbooker has tons of small thin scrap strips of paper. Don’t throw them out! With this colorful scrap strip Halloween card we put them to good … Read More
Kids Silhouette Collage Craft
Silhouettes are a favorite gift to make for Grandparent’s Day. What better gift for a child to make and give than this Silhouette Collage
Have some old books laying around that no one wants but you hate to just add them to the landfill? Linda from MakingFriends.com decided to turn them into these beautiful flowers that you might … Read More
Recycled Magazine Mosaic Heart
A Recycled Magazine Mosaic Heart is an easy Valentine’s Day project for the kids that recycles old magazines and leftover craft supplies. A great project to use materials on hand … Read More
Paint Chip Countdown to Christmas
Colorful Countdown to Christmas advent calendar. Activity ideas are inserted into each pocket to help spread the joy throughout the month. A die cut machine was used for this project, … Read More
Get the kids into the spirit of the Fourth by making this Collage Flag. Great craft for Flag Day or any patriotic holiday.
Jamie of the FreeKidsCrafts team designed this beautiful Paper Faux Stained Glass project. It would make the perfect craft for a picture to hang on the wall or for a … Read More
Emilee of Sumter, South Carolina and her sister always enjoyed drawing & making crafts. They are now teenagers and thought of this craft when they were little and had one … Read More
There have alwyas been so many uses for Duct tape and now it comes in colors and patterns. Here is the beginning of a series of items making use of … Read More
Recycled Magazine Wastebasket
Take all of those magazines and catalogues that fill up your mailbox and recycle them into this beautiful wastebasket.
It’s completely up to the creator in this craft. You decide how easy or challenging it will be, and how long it will take. All you need are some old … Read More