Paper hats are so simple to make and really fun to wear! With just 5 minutes and 2 sheets of construction paper, you can fold a cute hat to wear for dress up play, parties or costumes. Follow the step-by-step tutorial below, or watch the quick video to learn how to fold a paper hat. Personalize your hat even more by using brightly coloured paper, or decorate it with markers, pencil crayons and stickers! RELATED: How to Make a Paper Boat This post contains affiliate links. If you use … [Read more...]
Just for Kids - Kids Crafts, Kids Activities, Slime Recipes and More!
Looking for kids crafts and activities? We've got you covered! We've got easy crafts, fun activities, cool science experiments, awesome slime recipes and simple, kid friendly recipes. Browse below to find our favourite projects for kids.
Puffy paint is so easy to make and it's SO MUCH FUN to paint with! It has the coolest, puffy texture that really pops off the page! RELATED: String Painting Puffy Paint All you need is 3 simple ingredients - shaving cream, white glue and food colouring. And in less than 5 minutes you can make super fun, super simple diy puffy paint! Now that the girls are home for the summer, we've been on the hunt for fun and easy crafts to help fill the long summer days. And homemade puffy paint … [Read more...]
This handprint sunflower is such a beautiful keepsake and it's really simple to make using children's handprint cut outs! Write any message inside the card and give it as a gift. Or hang onto it as a reminder of those adorably small hands! RELATED: Folded Paper Sunflowers This post contains affiliate links. If you use these links to buy something we may earn a small commission which helps us run this website. How to Make a Handprint Sunflower Make this easy keepsake … [Read more...]
Today I'm going to show you how to make pinwheels - they are so pretty and they really spin! These are a simple, summertime craft project you can make with household materials. Since I wanted to make these for my kids, I really needed to find a way to make sure the pinwheel wouldn't break apart and send pieces flying everywhere! This method works beautifully! I had posted another pinwheel project before, but I just wasn't happy with the results. You can check out my other paper … [Read more...]
Clear slime is really easy to make and really fun to play with! You only need 4 simple ingredients - clear glue, water, baking soda and contact lens solution. The slime has a lot of bubbles in it right when you make it (which might make it look a little cloudy). The trick to making crystal clear slime is to leave it untouched in a container for a few days. The bubbles in the slime disappear making it as clear as glass! RELATED: Fluffy Slime This post contains affiliate links. If you … [Read more...]
This handprint butterfly craft is SO CUTE and it's so simple to make. Hold the popsicle stick to turn your butterfly into a puppet - the wings flutter as you move it through the air! Decorate the wings to make your butterfly unique. All you need are a few simple craft supplies and you can make this simple butterfly craft in less than 10 minutes. RELATED: Coffee Filter Butterflies This post contains affiliate links. If you use these links to buy something we may earn a small … [Read more...]
Making a rice stress ball is SO EASY! With only a balloon and some rice you can make a super fun, super squishy stress ball with the coolest texture. Using rice as a filler in your stress ball is even easier than using flour. The texture is really neat and slightly crunchy. They feel (and sound) so cool when you squeeze them! RELATED: How to Make a Stress Ball with Flour This post contains affiliate links. If you use these links to buy something we may earn a small commission which … [Read more...]
This crab handprint craft is SO CUTE and it's really easy to make! This is such a fun kids craft and a great craft activity for the beach or cottage. RELATED: Paper Roll Animals Handprint Crabs This paper roll handprint crab is completely adorable! My kids loved "walking" the crab on the floor and watching the legs (or do I call them hands?) flap back and forth as it moved. It's really simple to make using simple, dollar store craft supplies. All you need is some construction paper, … [Read more...]
These crystal stars made from pipe cleaners and a simple borax solution are SO COOL. And they're really easy to make! Leave them overnight and crystals magically form! Borax Crystal Star Ornaments OK you guys, I think I've fallen in love with another kids activity. These borax ornaments are so easy to make, and they look SO COOL when they're done! It takes a few hours to grow the crystals, but the actual work involved with putting them together is really fast. We whipped up our crystal … [Read more...]
String paint art is SO PRETTY and it's really simple to create! This is such a fun and easy art technique and a great art project for people of all skill levels. You can make pull string art with any kind of acrylic paint and either string or yarn. Pull String Art With Acrylic Paint String paint art using acrylic paint is a great art project for kids, tweens, teens, adults and seniors! I love how bright and bold the acrylic paint looks on the black paper. This is such a pretty art … [Read more...]