Crafts for Kids Archive

Easy rakhi making craft – with card stock

With raksha bandhan coming up, here is an easy rakhi making tutorial on how to make a rakhi with card stock and paper. The technique is pretty simple using basic supplies and you can make this along with your kids.

Popsicle sticks coaster – Easy craft for kids

Popsicle sticks or craft sticks as they are referred to can be used in a variety of easy craft projects for kids. This tutorial shows how a Popsicle sticks coaster can be made in a few quick steps.

Paper Cup Diwali Decor – Kids Craft

Around Diwali time, kids are enthusiastic to play with colors and make something that they can proudly show everyone. This is a Diwali decor that kids (ages 7+) can make using primarily paper cups, colors and sparkle glue. Minimal adult supervision would be required. This decor piece

Cupcake Toothpick toppers for Halloween – Tutorial

Make these cute cupcake toothpick toppers in no time using construction paper and some colors. This could be a fun halloween project for kids to do too! You can come up with different designs to suit your theme.

Rakhi Making For Kids – Using Craft Foam

With just a few more days to go for Raksha Bandhan, here is another Rakhi making tutorial which is suitable for kids to make for their siblings. These are perfect for kids as they like funkier and ‘not so ornamental’ rakhi designs… We will be using craft

Foam Masquerade Mask

Craft foam Masquerade Masks – in a few quick steps.

Father’s Day Foam Pin

Here is a simple craft that kids could do using craft foam for father’s day.

Pretty Pink Princess Crown – Foam Craft

Craft foam can be used for multiple craft projects for kids. Here is one such craft which you could make along with your kids and they will have fun too.

Foam and Paper Clip Bookmarks – DIY

There are a lot of ways and designs to make bookmarks. The ones shown here are really easy to make and you can make these with your kids – you would need craft foam and a few paper clips to get started.

Foam Butterfly Pencil Toppers – Fun Craft for Kids

Pen/pencil toppers can be made in different designs and using different materials. Construction paper and foam are more suitable as craft materials for kids. This is a simple ‘how-to’ on making pencil toppers using foam. It is also a cool craft which kids can show off to

Pirate Eye Patch using Construction Paper – How To

Pirate costumes are fun to make and can be easily done by kids. Here is how you can make a pirate eye patch using construction paper. This could be made for your kids’ Halloween party too.

Play Clay Caterpillar

A caterpillar could be made out of play clay by kids using a few simple steps outlined below.

Origami Fortune Teller

The origami fortune teller is one of the origami models we would have made during our childhood days. This fortune teller has sure helped me make some ‘important’ decisions! Here is how you could make a colorful origami fortune teller model. Now you can get to know

Traditional Origami Star – How To

Here is how you could make the traditional origami star. I’ve tried to make the tutorial self explanatory with the pictures. Have fun!

Origami Corner Bookmark Tutorial

One of the useful models of origami is an origami corner bookmark which can be made in a few simple steps. Gift wrapping paper has been up-cycled and used for this bookmark.

How to Make a Witch Hat for Halloween

A simple tutorial to make a witch hat for costume parties or for your kid’s on-stage adventures. These witch hats are perfect for Halloween too!

Make a Paper Cup Christmas Tree

Following in the series of Christmas crafts we’ve been making, here is how kids can make a simple paper cup Christmas tree, a fun craft activity for kids to do.

How to make a Paper Plate Clock

Make an easy clock using paper plate and construction paper. You can use this to make learning to tell time a fun activity for your kids.

Make a Jester Hat

Here is how you can make a jester hat for kids using construction paper.

How to Make a Pilgrim Hat – Thanksgiving Craft

Here is how kids can make a Pilgrim Hat using construction paper for Thanksgiving. Minimal adult supervision could be required.

Tissue Paper Christmas Wreath – DIY

Here is a simple wreath making craft which kids could do for Christmas.

Thanksgiving Tipi (Teepee) Centerpiece Craft

You can make quick and cute tipis (teepees) for thanksgiving using paper plates. An easy craft for kids to try out during the holiday season.

Christmas Bells Craft

Cute Christmas Bells can be made by kids using Paper Cups. Here’s how..

Native American Headband

These headbands are easy to make and kids can make these using just construction paper and poster or water colors.

Making a Paper Pinwheel

Making a pinwheel is one of the easiest crafts kids can do. All you need is a square piece of paper, a straw or pipe cleaner and a bell pin.

Making a Yarn Doll

Doll making is a fun activity for kids and this is one of the easiest methods to make a doll.

Making Chinese Paper Lanterns

Chinese paper lanterns can be made using the simple technique of Kirigami. These lanterns can brighten up your decoration for parties and you can make customized lanterns for Halloween in orange and black.

Paper Plates and Cup Turkey

Paper plates and cups can be used for various craft activities for kids. This is a simple tutorial which would show you how to make a Turkey for the Thanksgiving season using paper plates and paper cup.

Funky Cloth Clips

These cloth clips can add little color and fun to your kids rooms. You can use these to hang photos and brighten up your rooms.

How to make Carnation flowers using tissue paper

Carnation flowers are simple to make and can be done well under 7 to 10 minutes using colored tissue paper or even using Cleenex. The methodology is outlined here.