Fluffy slime is SO COOL! It's just like regular slime, except it's fluffy and puffy and sooooo much fun! This just might be my favourite slime recipe that we've ever tried! Fluffy Slime Picture any normal slime recipe. Now imagine that same slime all puffed up and fluffy... kind of like a foam squishy. That's how I would describe fluffy slime. The foamy texture is really fun! Want to know what makes the slime fluffy? Shaving cream! (Which you can buy at the dollar store, by the way.) … [Read more...]
Kids Crafts & Activities
Let their creativity shine with these simple and fun kids crafts! Kids and parents will love these easy projects using mostly dollar store supplies.
Each project includes a step by step photo tutorial, easy to follow instructions, and even videos for our newer projects.
You'll find hundreds of kid-friendly crafts, easy art projects, and hands on activities that are perfect for children who love to make things. From pipe cleaner crafts, bead crafts, paper roll crafts and holiday crafts, you're sure to find tons of fun ideas for creative kids!
This St. Patrick's Day craft is SO FUN and it's so simple! And best of all? You only need 3 pipe cleaners to make a shamrock ring. Nothing else! DIY Shamrock Ring Pipe cleaner rings might be my new favourite thing. I've made soooo many now (like butterfly rings, flower rings, and heart rings, just to name a few), and they all end up looking so awesome! These shamrock rings are super quick and simple to make. All you need are 3 pipe cleaners and you can make your own St. Patrick's Day … [Read more...]
These beaded pipe cleaner shamrocks are so easy to make and they're so fun for St. Patrick's Day! All you need are pipe cleaners and beads and you can make these little good luck charms in less than 15 minutes. Pipe Cleaner Shamrock with Beads This pipe cleaner shamrock craft is a super fun craft for kids and a great activity for working on fine motor skills. You can fill up the pipe cleaners with beads, just like I did. Or you can choose to add just a few beads to the pipe cleaners … [Read more...]
These cute heart rings made with pipe cleaners are SO EASY to make and they're perfect for Valentine's Day... or any time! All you need is one pipe cleaner (or two pipe cleaners if you want to make a double heart ring). You can make a pipe cleaner heart ring in about 5 minutes! Valentines Day Heart Rings These homemade finger rings made from pipe cleaners are so easy to make! You know I love simple crafts that barely take any supplies. Grab a bag of pipe cleaners at the dollar store, and … [Read more...]
Pipe cleaner crafts are the best. Seriously. Pipe cleaners are inexpensive (you can even get them at the dollar store!), they come in every colour you can think of AND with a little bit of creativity, you can bend them into pretty much anything you can think of. From flowers, to rings, to Christmas ornaments, to finger puppets the sky's the limit! We have done A LOT of pipe cleaner crafts here on One Little Project over the years. I had no idea just how many until we put this list together. … [Read more...]
These paper boats are so much fun to make! With just five minutes and a sheet of regular printer paper, you can fold a cute little origami boat that actually floats on water. Paper Boats This is such a classic craft project that's quick and simple - And it's a really fun introduction to origami! You can play with paper boats in the bath, in the sink, or even outside in a puddle. Or you can keep them dry and play with them on the floor so they last longer. A blue towel or blanket makes … [Read more...]
Paper snowflakes are so fun and simple to make. You can create beautiful snowflake designs using a simple piece of paper and a pair of scissors - in less than 5 minutes! This classic craft never gets old and is a very inexpensive way to add some winter cheer to any room. You'll have your own little paper blizzard before you know it! We've created 9 free printable snowflake templates that you can print off (you'll find those near the bottom of this post), or you can follow the simple folding … [Read more...]
These paper roll snowflakes are SO PRETTY! No one would ever guess they were made from paper rolls. Who knew such a simple, recycled material could look so beautiful?! With a little planning, some glue and lots of glitter, you can make these stunning winter-y decorations in no time at all! Even though the holidays are over, we're still in the middle of winter up here in Canada. Which is great, because snow themed crafts are so much fun! These beautiful, sparkly decorations can stay up for … [Read more...]
These paper roll poinsettias are SO FUN and they're really simple to make! All you need is a paper roll and some red paint (and preferably glitter!) and you can create these beautiful, Christmas-y flower ornaments in no time! The other day we went to a friend's house, and they had a big, beautiful pot of red poinsettias in their entrance. They were gorgeous! I got a little jealous that I didn't have that beautiful pot of poinsettias. But then I remembered that poinsettias stay alive until … [Read more...]
These pinecone snowman ornaments are SO CUTE and super fun to make! With a pinecone and a few simple dollar store craft supplies, you can have your pinecone snowmen put together in no time! The very first step is painting your pinecones and it was surprisingly relaxing. I started day dreaming and before I knew it, I had 3 or 4 finished. Painting is the longest step, but it's so worth it. Your pinecones end up looking like they've been freshly covered in snow. You can search your yard or … [Read more...]