This list is a great resource to find beautiful and simple summer crafts for kids. With 50 awesome projects to choose from, it will be easy to keep the kids busy this summer!
Summer holidays are all about making memories. While the beach and outdoors are great, sometimes you need a fun and creative indoor activity.
50 Awesome Summer Crafts for Kids
This list of easy summer crafts is packed with great project ideas for kids of all ages. You can make most of them using supplies from the dollar store.
These projects are low mess, simple to make and tons of fun for toddlers, preschoolers, tweens, teens and everyone in between. Whether you enjoy paper crafts, pipe cleaners, or playing with slime, you’ll find tons of fun ideas listed below.
Each of the images and links below will take you to a complete step by step tutorial, so you can easily make them at home.
Summer Crafts: Sensory Play
Slime, foam, sand, and more. Adults will also enjoy these hands-on crafts that are perfect for keeping little hands busy.
Summer Kids Crafts: Painting
Painting is such a colourful and creative activity. From puffy paint to string painting, here are some original and fun ways to experiment this summer.
Summer Crafts for Kids: Paper Crafts
There are so many options when it comes to paper crafts. Whether you choose a boat or a butterfly, you’ll enjoy these beautiful crafts that are so easy to complete!
Summer Crafts: Using Pipe Cleaners
From flowers to rainbows or even puppets, there’s no limit to what you can create with pipe cleaners. They’re inexpensive and so fun and simple to work with.
Here’s even more fun summer ideas:
Our book Low-Mess Crafts for Kids is loaded with 72 fun and simple craft ideas for kids! The projects are fun, easy and most importantly low-mess, so the clean up is simple!