Want to find some easy crafts ideas for your kids to try their hands at? If your kids are crafty like mine, you'll want to engage them in crafts that help nurture their creative spirit and keep them entertained, busy and productive.
These easy craft ideas that can be made by kids may be exactly what you are looking for. Best of all, most of them can be made using our simple list of Kids Craft Essentials. If you make any of these, come hang out with us on Facebook and let us know how it went!
DIY Slap Bracelets
These DIY Slap Bracelets from Kids Activities Blog are so fun to make. Most kids would love to make some colorful bracelets for themselves!
Slap bracelets used to be a huge thing back in my day. Every time someone wore one, I'd admire how pretty they looked. My favorite thing about this kids craft idea is how easy it is to actually make a batch of them.
If your kids have always wanted to make Galaxy Jars, here is a complete tutorial on how to get started and make several kinds of Galaxy Jars. Your kids will enjoy how easy it is to make these.
Check out this easy crafts ideas from Living Locurto.
Muppets Gonzo Piñata
The boys loved it so much when we watched Muppets: Most Wanted, so during my son's birthday party I chose that to be the theme of the party. We made super easy crafts featuring some of the characters. The boys enjoyed making them, mostly because the characters were very familiar.
This craft idea is really easy and can simply be made by cutting out Gonzo's features and sticking them on a paper lantern.
I have the muppets Gonzo's face here in PDF for you to download for free and get started!
Colorful Tin Can Owl Easy Crafts
Nothing will put a smile on your face quickly than this Tin Can Owl Craft from I Heart Crafty Things. It's easy, fun to make and your kids will enjoy flexing their creative muscles.
Paper Plate Sun and Rainbow Easy Crafts
This is a perfect easy craft idea for spring. This craft can be made either in the classroom or at home.
It's basically made from paper, glue and marker so it's not only easy but also requires pretty basic craft supplies. Check It Out!
Easy 2 Ingredient Cloud Dough
Your kids will enjoy playing and making this easy and inexpensive 2 Ingredient Cloud Dough craft.
This craft from Woo Jr Kids Activities is made from hair conditioner and corn starch. There are other ingredients that can be added to change the quality and texture of your Cloud Dough, but apart from these two every other ingredient is optional.
DIY Cosmic Suncatchers
This is one craft idea you may not have to drag your kids to make because they will always want to do it themselves. It's super easy and requires only about 5 minutes to make.
This Cosmic Suncatchers idea from Babble Dabble Do is also eco-friendly because it uses recycled material.
Tissue Paper Vase
If you have a child that loves flowers, make this flower vase. They will love it!
This Tissue Paper Vase from Glue Sticks Blog is so fun, quick and easy to make, all you need to do is brush mod podge over the glass, add the tissue paper circles, then add another coat of mod podge to make it water resistant.