47 Cool Arts & Crafts Ideas: winter DIY projects

Get ready for the colder weather with these easy winter crafts for kids and other indoor projects.

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  1. Egg Carton Penguin

    Egg Carton Penguin

    There is something so cute about penguins. With the weather getting colder, we have started reading some winter penguin books that sparked this fun craft....

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  2. Reindeer Tracks

    Reindeer Tracks

    I think every family has a favorite holiday treat. For our family it is reindeer tracks. Yummy gooey treats that the kids love and they...

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  3. 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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  4. Salt Dough Gift Tags

    Salt Dough Gift Tags

    I am always amazed at how fast we fill up the trash can on Christmas morning. From wrapping paper to toy packaging--it all makes it...

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  5. Colored Ice in the Snow

    Colored Ice in the Snow

    Want to add color and interest to your every day winter play? Freeze a few trays of colored ice cubes for your children to play...

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  6. Puffy Snowflake Paintings

    Puffy Snowflake Paintings

    Your child will love how each one is completely unique Puffy Snowflake Paintings! The kiddos have SO much FUN making painting after painting, experimenting with...

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  7. Marshmallow Shooters

    Marshmallow Shooters

    This is such a fun and simple activity to do with young kids when it’s too cold to play outdoors! Create mini...

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  8. Shaving Cream

    Shaving Cream "Snow" Paint

    I whipped up this simple, homemade puffy paint and told the kids we were going to make our own creations with "snow."

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  9. 'Tis the Season for STEAM Printables

    'Tis the Season for STEAM Printables

    Help your child celebrate the season of giving with these fill-in-the-blanks acts of service. This fun printable gives suggestions for...

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  10. No-Slip Socks

    No-Slip Socks

    What's better than slipping into a fresh pair of socks? Wearing socks that were made with love! These no-slip socks are a perfect gift for...

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  11. Photo Booth

    Photo Booth

    It was so much fun putting together a DIY photobooth for our family's New Years Eve celebration! Not only did it keep...

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  12. Ice Sun Catchers

    Ice Sun Catchers

    Sun catchers always bring a smile to our faces... these lovely ones are made from bits of nature, and are so beautiful hanging outside windows...

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  13. Rock Snowman

    Rock Snowman

    Create a snowman made out of rocks and decorated with almost anything you can find in your leftover craft supplies.

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  14. Pretzel Log Cabin

    Pretzel Log Cabin

    I think all kids love to build things. It just seems natural to them. My kids especially love to build things they can eat. Pretzel...

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  15. Snowman Wax Resist Painting

    Snowman Wax Resist Painting

    This sweet snowman is made with few other things besides winter and childhood magic.

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