700+ Cool Arts & Crafts Ideas: arts and crafts ideas

Arts and crafts are the perfect way for young people to explore the world around them and develop skills like sewing, drawing, painting, and more.

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  1. Tissue Paper Wreath

    Tissue Paper Wreath

    Looking for a party activity that's fun for kids? This project will be a huge hit during your next...

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  2. Geometric Refrigerator Magnets

    Geometric Refrigerator Magnets

    Challenge yourself to a fun kitchen game while dinner cooks with these magnet puzzles! 

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  3. Melted Crayon Art

    Melted Crayon Art

    Melting. It's a natural process that we can see everyday: the ice in a glass of water, the butter...

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  4. Handprint Flowers

    Handprint Flowers

    These handprint flowers are such a fun craft, a special keepsake, and can also be turned into a great gift.

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  5. Tissue Paper Baby Chicks

    Tissue Paper Baby Chicks

    Explore textures while creating these fluffy little baby chicks.

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  6. Tin Lanterns

    Tin Lanterns

    I always find these lanterns the children make especially charming in the autumn, though I'm not sure why. It probably has something to do with...

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  7. Colorful Butterflies

    Colorful Butterflies

    Transform an everyday household object—a coffee filter!—into a colorful butterfly.

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  8. Paper Bag Nest

    Paper Bag Nest

    This nest is so simple to make, but comes out just darling! My daughter has made several now, to fill with her spring knick-knacks. This...

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  9. Easter Egg Maracas

    Easter Egg Maracas

    My kids love making noise! I imagine that's why they love rocking out to homemade instruments... These easy-to-make maracas look like papier mache--but without all...

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  10. Painting Nature

    Painting Nature

    A nature walk and some paint create the most beautiful treasures.

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  11. Holiday Puzzle Box

    Holiday Puzzle Box

    Give the gift of entertainment with this holiday puzzle box. Wrap your special someone’s present in this box and...

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  12. Sensory Rainbows

    Sensory Rainbows

    My kids are currently in love with rainbows! We have had so much fun lately making rainbow crafts and practicing colors with my two-year-old....

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  13. Acorn Cap Jewels

    Acorn Cap Jewels

    I love the natural art materials the earth provides this time of year! My four-year-old daughter and I have been having a great time making...

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  14. Dream Catcher

    Dream Catcher

    Dreamcatchers are lovely charms! The net catches bad dreams...while good dreams slide down the feathers to the sleeper below.

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  15. Nature Findings Butterflies

    Nature Findings Butterflies

    My kids are always collecting things in the yard! This was a great activity for them to put all those findings to work. I love...

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