200+ Cool Holidays & Events: arts and crafts ideas for kids

Here are arts and crafts ideas for kids that will keep them entertained for hours with educational fun.

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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. 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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  3. 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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  4. Easter Chick Pretzels

    Easter Chick Pretzels

    Oh, Easter! A time for marshmallow bunnies, Cadbury eggs, chocolate eggs, and my newest favorite treat: candy-coated chicks! To make these easy (and not to mention...

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  5. 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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  6. Egg Carton Spring Wreath

    Egg Carton Spring Wreath

    We have made these sweet egg carton flowers since my daughter was very young. They always come out so pretty and colorful we thought making...

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  7. Shamrock Tortilla Chips

    Shamrock Tortilla Chips

    These chips were so easy and simple to make and the kids loved them! We love when we can get festive in the kitchen!

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  8. Coffee Filter Rainbows

    Coffee Filter Rainbows

    Who doesn’t love rainbows? They are so beautiful and cheery. Now, kiddos can make their own using coffee filters and paint.

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  9. Snowman Milk Bottle

    Snowman Milk Bottle

    I have been saving glass milk bottles because they are just so darling I knew they would be perfect for some craft one day. Sometimes...

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  10. Red, White and Blue Tie Dye T-shirt

    Red, White and Blue Tie Dye T-shirt

    Tie dye is so much fun! It's so easy to customize for any theme—just change the colors. We made these to wear on the Fourth...

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  11. Ice Towers

    Ice Towers

    Here's some winter fun that can be made entirely by the kids... building + painting = creativity--and lots of fun!

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  12. '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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  13. Magnetic Easter Eggs

    Magnetic Easter Eggs

    With a couple of strips of decorative duct tape, these easy-to-make and -decorate Easter eggs are the perfect addition to any magnetic surface.

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  14. The Golden Egg

    The Golden Egg

    When trying to use fewer plastic eggs for Easter, my kids and I made a few alternatives. This was for sure the biggest hit at...

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  15. Glitter Polka Dot Easter Eggs

    Glitter Polka Dot Easter Eggs

    I love decorating Easter eggs, but there are only so many hard-boiled eggs one family needs, and and blown eggs are far too fragile for...

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