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Top 10 Arts and Craft Activities

Top 10 Arts and Craft Activities

Find creative ways to keep your kids busy with these projects.

1. Magical Butterfly Garden
Celebrate the life of the monarch butterfly by creating these fantasy gardens with your child.

2.  Shoe-print-asaurus
Trace your child's tracks to make his own species of dinosaur!

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Updated: May 15, 2019

Magnetic Seashells

Magnetic Seashells

An Imagination Station Activity
Age: 3 and up
Time: 20 minutes
Type of Activity: Arts and crafts

When you take your kids to the beach this summer, have them bring home some seashells for this fun activity! Magnetic seashells will hold up just about anything on your refrigerator -- especially those crazy pictures of you and your kids at the beach!

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Updated: March 9, 2022

19 Easter Activities and Crafts for the Whole Family

19 Easter Activities

Hey peeps! As we enter into Holy Week you may be looking for some fun Easter activities to enjoy with your family. While almost everyone's Easter traditions involve the obvious egg hunt, we have some eggcellent Easter fun that the whole family can enjoy! Check out this mix of indoor and outdoor games and activities for kids of all ages to include in your Easter celebration!

Updated: May 15, 2019

Colored Sand Candleholder

Colored Sand Candleholder

Age: 3 and up
Time: 30 minutes
Type of Activity: Arts and crafts

You're bound to hit the beach or park with your kids sometime soon. And they're bound to drag sand home with them in their shoes, clothes, hair? On your next trip, gather a bit more sand -- preferably in a bucket or jar -- to bring home for this activity. Sand candleholders will look great in your house all year long!

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Updated: May 15, 2019

Colorful Snowflakes

Colorful Snowflakes

Age: Preschool through elementary
Time: 30 minutes or more
Type of activity: Arts and crafts

Your kids can cover your home in a blizzard -- and best of all, you won't have to shovel a flake!

Materials needed:
· White paper
· Colored cellophane (pink, blue, etc.)
· Scissors
· Elmer's glue

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Updated: January 23, 2020

Homemade Sidewalk Chalk

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Homemade Sidewalk Chalk

Age: 3 and up
Time: 20 minutes
Type of Activity: Arts and Crafts

Spending the afternoon creating a sidewalk masterpiece is a great way for your kids to enjoy a spring day. But long after their fantastic artwork has washed away, your kids will remember making their own colored chalk!

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by: Christine Dvornik

Create Your Own Circus

Create Your Own Circus

An Imagination Station Activity

Age: Preschool and up
Time: An hour or more
Type of Activity: Arts and crafts

Kids of all ages love the circus, so why not bring the circus home! These quick crafts will keep your kids busy thinking about the bigtop while they make their own circus animals. Make one or make them all!

Make a LION

Make an ELEPHANT

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Updated: February 12, 2022

10 St. Patrick's Day Crafts Your Preschooler Will Love

St. Patrick's Day Crafts

Regardless of your nationality, everyone is Irish on St. Paddy's Day! These St. Patrick's Day crafts for kids are simple, fun activities that are sure to put a smile on your child's face. Gather the kids and make a few of these creative craft projects to pass out to family and friends on St. Patrick's Day.

Making Time for Arts & Crafts

Making Time for Arts & Crafts

You may be wondering when you're going to do all these arts & crafts when you're running to soccer games, trying to get the laundry done, rushing to finish a project for your boss on time, and struggling to get a meal on the table every night.

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Updated: May 15, 2019

Build an Edible Bridge

Build an Edible Bridge

Age: 8 and up
Time: 30 minutes or more
Type of Activity: Science/Engineering

Do your kids ever ask you how bridges work? Why they don't collapse? How much weight they can carry? Turn this fascination into a learning activity. Challenge your kids to build a bridge that can span two chairs and hold the weight of a book or magazine. Have them work together to create the lightest possible bridge that can hold the most weight.

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by: Christine Dvornik

Nature Prints

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Nature Prints

Age: Preschool through elementary
Time: 30 minutes or more
Type of activity: Nature Craft Activity

Spend some time collecting spring leaves and blossoms to make a piece of earth art!

Materials needed:
· Leaves, flowers, feathers, fruit, and other natural materials
· Paint, markers, or a stamp pad
· Paintbrush
· Newspaper
· Construction paper

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How to Sell a Child's Crafts

How to Sell a Child's Crafts

Crafty Clues

One of the best ways to get a feel for selling and whether your child likes it or whether his product appeals to people is to do a craft show. It doesn't have to be a professional crafts show, either. He can do one for charity or a local church group. The money is donated to a good cause and both of you get invaluable information about your proposed venture.

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