Clean Water Crafts Roundup

Roundup of crafts using recycled materials often found in our waterways

This Clean Water Craft Roundup is a collection of fun crafts and activities that can you can use to remind your children how important our creeks, streams and oceans are to all of us. The are important for sea life and fresh water fish as well as human consumption. Take a look at the shores and banks around you and see what you can do to help and then during quiet times and rainy days have fun making these crafts.

Check out a website called Live Youth Strong that has a blueprint for individuals or groups geared to different ages working together or independently as they explore clothing choices and many other topics.

Youth Strong has a program to help kids and their friends to explore new things. Your little ones can earn a Clean Water Patch that they can proudly display on a tote or hat. Getting involved in the program can be a one time activity or a longer commitment to a cause that you and your family or organization feel dedicated to.

Free Kids Crafts wants to show you some ways to recycle items that might otherwise end up in our waterways:  These Recycled Stamping Crafts are a great way to use recycled miscellaneous items like jar lids, bottle caps etc to use for stamping. Just use your imagination.

Easy Recycled Stamping Craft for Children

Plastic tableware is often thrown carelessly aside, but Creative Jewish Mom suggests you use it to make these Plastic Spoon Puppets.

No Time For Flashcards puts those celebratory wine corks to use with this Cork and Button Builder Activity which involves working with fine motor skills.


Inner Child shows how a  preschoolers can reuse soda bottles, which are one of the greatest polluters of our waterways, to make pretty Flower Prints.

Toddler Approved has a unique approach to painting for preschoolers by recycling tin cans. Take a look at the creative art made with Tin Can Painting.




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