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Crafting Fun! Dozens of Crafting Ideas You Can Do With Your Kids

Outdoor, indoor and holiday-related crafts, plus lots of FREE printables!

October 8, 2019

Crafting with kids is so much fun and keeps them so busy! But it's tough to always come up with new crafting or DIY ideas with kids. So we've compiled a great list of outdoor kid-friendly crafts, along with indoor crafts for kids for those rainy or wintry days. Plus check out all of our FREE printables for holidays, special occasions and year-round fun!

Outdoor crafts with kids

How to Create Your Own Backyard Movie Party Cars

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DIY Chalk Paint: A Mess-Free Alternative

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How To Make Your Own Kite

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DIY Rain Gutter Play Wall

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Math Magic: 

A Counting Trick to Have Your Kids Adding in No Time

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Math Magic: The Index Card Trick

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DIY Sponge Grass Garden

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Photo Scavenger Hunt for Teens and Tweens: A FREE Printable!

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Cold and rainy day indoor crafts with kids

Finger Knitting for Kids: Developmentally Important and Lots of Fun

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Four DIY Musical Instruments Your Kids Can Make

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Art With Anything: How to Make Bubble Wrap Art

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Snow Much Fun: 5 Ways for Your Kids to Have Indoor Fun with Snow

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DIY Paper Straw Necklace

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DIY Sponge Grass Garden

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DIY Craft Stick Snowflakes

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Holiday crafts with kids 

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Create Your Own Valentine Wreath for Just $10

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Celebrate Valentine's Day with these 7 Free Printables!

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Three Easy Saint Patrick's Day Crafts for Preschoolers

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Three Easy July 4th Crafts For Kids

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DIY Photo Coasters for Dad: A Practical (and Easy!) Father's Day Gift

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How to Make Natural Dyes For Your Easter Eggs

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3 Easy Easter Treats You Can Make With Your Kids

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Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week With These Free Printables!

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No Knives Needed: Here's 4 No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas Your Kids Can Do

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Free Thanksgiving Printable: An A-to-Z Way For Kids to Give Thanks

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Three Thanksgiving Table Decorations Your Kids Will Love to Make

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FREE Christmas Party Printables! Perfect for All Your Holiday Fun

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Bring the Magic Alive With a FREE Personalized Letter From Santa!

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Free Elf on the Shelf Printables: Fun for All Levels of Elfing Familes

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Ask Your Kids: What was Important to Them This Year?

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Crafts for Moms Only:

Mom Craft: The Easier Way to Make Your Own Glittery Coffee Tumbler

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Find Your Friends: Free Printable Playdate Cards to Help You Connect

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Erie Crafting

10 Erie Events Where Your Kids Can Make Handmade Gifts

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New mom-owned Erie business focuses on family-friendly crafts

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