100+ Cool winter crafts for kids

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

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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. 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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  3. 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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  4. Pinecone Snow Owl

    Pinecone Snow Owl

    Anything made with a pinecone is so darling. We made owls in two different ways with pinecones. I adapted each to fit both my children's...

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  5. 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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  6. Geometric Mobiles (Himmelis)

    Geometric Mobiles (Himmelis)

    This stunning project is also surprisingly simple to make. Himmelis are geometric mobiles that are used as Finnish Christmas decorations. Traditionally they are made...

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  7. Handprint Wrapping Paper

    Handprint Wrapping Paper

    There's nothing cuter than little hands and feet! The grandparents, aunts, and uncles will love this personalized gift wrap.

    We have been doing this fun...

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  8. Kindness Wreath

    Kindness Wreath

    A ribbon is added to a wreath each time a family member points out an act of kindness. When the wreath is full, we decide...

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  9. 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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  10. Peppermint Bark

    Peppermint Bark

    Oh, look, it's another lovely handmade holiday gift! Perfect on plates of goodies for neighbors, or in a pretty tin for Grandma.

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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes

    Pipe Cleaner Snowflakes

    Have some wintery fun creating these simple & fun snowflakes. They can also be easily turned into a handmade ornament for your tree or...

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  14. 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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  15. '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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