Crafts for kids

Easy crafts for kids to make, shared by teachers and parents. Photos of real kids’ arts and crafts projects.

186 Arts & Crafts activities

Painted Glass Jar Vase with Handprint

Arts & Crafts by: Bijou

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 24 hours 20 mins

Personalized glass vase created by the child as a gift for a loved one.

Pumpkin Feather Decoration

Arts & Crafts by: Bijou

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Holiday decoration for Thanksgiving, reusing Halloween pumpkins.

Whale with Water Blowing Out of His Spout

Arts & Crafts by: Bijou

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 50 mins

Create a finger-painted whale on paper with fuzzy pipe cleaners for water blowing from the spout.

Stencil Painting with Sponge Texture

Arts & Crafts by: sumana

Ages: 24 to 48 months

Time: 20 mins

Child gets to make stenciled artwork while improving hand and eye coordination and fine motor skills.

Tie Dye Art

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Simple craft that blends colors to make beautiful artwork.

Sorting Beads

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 24 to 48 months

Time: 10 mins

Teaches the concept of sorting and color identification.

Pot Painting

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 30 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Make your own colorful pots. This helps in improving the child's imagination and creativity.

Seasonal Collage

Arts & Crafts by: sumana

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

This activity helps the child understand images and activities associated with each season.

Paper Flower

Arts & Crafts by: Bijou

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 15 mins

Create a beautiful flower out of paper.

Cardboard Clubhouse

Arts & Crafts by: Seattlemum

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

If you get a delivery in a big box, delay recycling for a while. Just add a door and your cardboard box can provide hours of entertainment for...

Valentine's Heart

Arts & Crafts by: Seattlemum

Ages: 36 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Use small motor skills to create a heart-shaped card for family and friends to share smiles and love on Valentine's Day.

Rattles & Percussion Instruments

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Create baby rattles and percussion instruments

Painting Salt with Watercolors

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 1 hour

Kids will enjoy watching the salt absorb the paint with this creative activity!

Pasta Art

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 30 mins

Your child can create art with pasta!

Pasta Necklace

Arts & Crafts by: Nancy M.

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Practice fine motor skills with this inexpensive activity!

Matching Uppercase and Lowercase letters

Arts & Crafts by: arjun

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

This activity helps the child to match uppercase and lowercase letters.

Ice Vase

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 5 hours

Environmentally friendly outdoor decoration, utilizing fine motor and observation skills.

Pine Cone Bird Feeder

Arts & Crafts by: Linda O

Ages: 18 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Fine Motor Skills along with interest and knowledge of birds are hatched with this activity.

An Art with Salt

Arts & Crafts by: sumana

Ages: 0 to 60 months

Time: 10 mins

Salt not only adds taste to our food but it can help us make beautiful art!

Penguin Sponge Painting

Arts & Crafts by: sumana

Ages: 24 to 60 months

Time: 35 mins

Use sponge-painting technique to create a penguin