47 Cool Arts & Crafts Ideas: hot glue gun DIY projects

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  1. No Sew Flower Pillow

    No Sew Flower Pillow

    Make our own Flower Power Pillows that could last forever! The color combos and shapes are so simple yet so intriguing.

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  2. Make Bracelets from Recycled T-shirts

    Make Bracelets from Recycled T-shirts

    These recycled bracelets are the perfect craft for a teenager or pre-teen! They make heart-felt gifts as well as a fashion statement!

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  3. Water Bottle Lantern

    Water Bottle Lantern

    When the sun goes down and the stars come out, a campsite can get pretty dark if you don't have a lantern. I made my...

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  4. Ping Pong Spinners

    Ping Pong Spinners

    It has been a very wet and rainy season in California, so my kids and I have...

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  5.  Ladybugs from Egg Cartons

    Ladybugs from Egg Cartons

    Ladybugs! Who doesn't love ladybug crafts? They are really easy for kids to make, teenagers think they are cute, and you can vary the colors...

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  6. Pom Pom Watering Can

    Pom Pom Watering Can

    Make a colorful and fun pom pom watering can in just a few minutes! 

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  7. Egg Carton Easter Eggs

    Egg Carton Easter Eggs

    Which came first, the egg carton or the egg? One year I banned plastic eggs from my home and encouraged myself and the kids to...

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  8. Millinery for Children

    Millinery for Children

    We came home from a visit to the local craft and haberdashery store with a fascinator, feathers, and flowers. With some simple threading, we created...

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  9. Children's Bookmarks

    Children's Bookmarks

    This project is a super easy one - fun bookmarks for the kids that they can even help you make. For a...

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  10. Lilypad Boats

    Lilypad Boats

    This is a fast, easy, no-mess craft that your kids will love making! Lilypad Boats are so cute and fun to play with.

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  11. Glow in the Dark Egg Critters

    Glow in the Dark Egg Critters

    Do you have leftover plastic easter eggs from this years egg hunt? Consider upcycling them into adorable glowing critters with...

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  12. Beaded Wind Chimes

    Beaded Wind Chimes

    Create a pretty wind chime/mobile with your child. This is a great craft to develop motor skills and it will bring some more color and...

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  13. Wooden Plaque for Father's Day

    Wooden Plaque for Father's Day

    I love art that captures the sweet drawings of my children. Creating art on a beautiful wood plaque is perfect for any dad on Father's...

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  14. Submarine


    Make and play with a plastic bottle submarine! 

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  15. Bow Tie Pasta Hair Clip

    Bow Tie Pasta Hair Clip

    Who knew pasta could make such a sweet little hair accessory? These turned out so pretty and, best of al,l my five-year-old absolutely loved painting...

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