17 Cool music DIY projects

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  1. Music Sheet Banner

    Music Sheet Banner

    Homemade party decor is so sweet and special. This banner (which my five-year-old made for Grandma) is made from recycled music sheets. Each letter was...

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  2. Jingle Bell Bracelets

    Jingle Bell Bracelets

    These bracelets are fun and easy to make. Your children will love making the bells jingle as they walk around and shaking their feet and...

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  3. Paint with your Feet!

    Paint with your Feet!

    Watching my children dance in the summer sun is so very special to me that I decided to capture these sweet moments in a painting.

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  4. Cardboard Tube Kazoo

    Cardboard Tube Kazoo

    Here comes the marching band! Use items around the house to make a kazoo.

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  5. Bucket + Tape = Drums

    Bucket + Tape = Drums

    Playing music is a fun creative outlet and a great way to express our emotions without saying anything. The kids and I had fun making...

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  6. Rock Star Microphone

    Rock Star Microphone

    This microphone was the start to hours of imaginative play for us. I loved seeing my daughter turn into quite the performer right before my...

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  7. Salt Shaker Noise Maker

    Salt Shaker Noise Maker

    Music is a shared experience that invites families to come together. Kids love playing, making, and dancing tomusic—and now they can make their own instrument.

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  8. Duct Tape Drums

    Duct Tape Drums

    My daughter loves to play the drums! Both of her uncles are drummers so we decided to make our own homemade drum kit!

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  9. Pool Noodle Drum Sticks

    Pool Noodle Drum Sticks

    These drum sticks are easy to make, fun to play with and--best of all--not too loud and safe on breakables, including siblings. We've had a...

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  10. Pie Tin Cymbals

    Pie Tin Cymbals

    My kids (ages 5 and 2) love making music by banging on pots and pans. So making instruments out of pie tins was right up...

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  11. Summer Fun Watermelon Maracas

    Summer Fun Watermelon Maracas

    My children love to make shakers. We have made them with all kinds of materials and for all kinds of themes. As we begin to...

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  12. Tambourine


    I don't know one child that doesn't love to sing, dance, and make music. Music is pure happiness in our house, and when you get...

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  13. Rubber Ball Drum Sticks

    Rubber Ball Drum Sticks

    If you are going to play the drums, you are going to need some drum sticks. Why not add some personal flair by making your...

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  14. 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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  15. Spin Drum

    Spin Drum

    Kids always welcome making noise; I think it's part of what makes them kids. So why not offer kids a new way to make noise?...

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