Creative Craft Ideas For Kids
Kids become so jubilant during winter break, it’s impossible to contain the excitement. There’s plenty to do for those that love winter activities, with no early classes or tests getting in their way of having fun. Throw a few holidays in there and the kids are sure to also get plenty of new fun things that’ll keep them busy while away from school.
To keep the kids even more occupied this winter, get their creative juices flowing by having craft time. While making crafts may not be met with the same warm reception as a snowball fight or sledding down the hill, it’s important to keep your children thinking creatively when they aren’t in school.
Here are some creative craft ideas for kids that will do just that.
Don’t throw away those old egg cartons, as they will come in super handy as you make these Peek-A-Boo Penguins. Not only are these cute little decorations easy to make, but you can also fill them with other knickknacks or treats. There’s nothing better than setting the mood with a creative art project, except when you also add a nice little gift inside. That is what makes these Peek-A-Boo Penguins great for an easy craft during winter break.
- Recycled egg cartons
- Wiggly eyes
- Construction paper or foam
- White and black paints
Golf Ball Snowman
Do you want to build a snowman? If so, then you’re going to love how easily you can make these Golf Ball Snowmen. Once the kids are finished making these, they can then add it to dad’s stocking by the chimney, as he’ll love putting it on his desk at work. This creative craft puts those old golf balls to use, while keeping the kids active and entertained.
- Old golf balls
- Orange and black paints
- Sticky tape or tack
Homemade Snow Globes
These are the type of projects you’re children are sure to enjoy, as everyone will love these Homemade Snow Globes. Not only are these globes perfect for the season, but your children can add whatever unique figurines inside that they want. This is a great way to show off how creative they are, while still using their cognitive skills to build the snow globe. Homemade snow globes are a holiday favorite every year, and your child will enjoy making this wintery craft.
- Empty glass jar
- Figurines for inside
Winter Bird Feeder
While many birds head south for the winter, your children can make these creative outdoor feeders for the ones that have stayed. This craft is perfect for the child who has a warm heart and loves to care for animals. It’ll also help to add some beautiful decorations to the outside of your home. Your home will be a sanctuary for winter animals thanks to the time you spent crafting with your children.
Keep the little ones busy and active this winter with these creative craft ideas for kids.