When kids make handprint crafts they are creating precious heirlooms and memory makers. Handprint crafts are an inexpensive way to make personal gifts and decorations that give your child a real sense of pride. Baby handprint crafts are great for nursery décor and a wonderful way to preserve the growth of your little one. Create stepping stones, magnets, banners, and wall ornament baby handprint crafts to give as gifts or as keepsakes. The jeweled handprint craft is a great activity for a girls birthday party or as a young girl’s room decoration.
Here is how to make this easy kids craft:
1. Trace and cut out a handprint, including the wrist and upper arm from a piece of poster board.
2. Make bands for rings and bracelets with markers, and glue on your jewels. Color on fancy fingernails and make your own unique designs.
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Nature crafts are simple activities that connect children to the natural world. Nature crafts make great seasonal craft activities. Winter is the perfect time to help birds make it through the cold season and easy kids crafts can help.
Putting out a pine cone bird feeder is a fun way to enjoy wild birds while providing a source of protein for them. Pine cone bird feeders are easy kids crafts that even young children can help make.
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How to make a pine cone bird feeder:
Tie a piece of string around a pine cone.
Cover the pine cone in peanut butter.
Roll the pine cone in the birdseed.
Hang the bird feeder outside and wait for the birds to come.
Some fun easy kids crafts can be done right at home. Homemade crafts are so much fun to do with your child especially on a rainy day. Look to Treasure Box Kids blog weekly to get inspirational ideas on more easy kids crafts as well as kids activities. Visit www.treasureboxkids.com to find adorable summer boys and girls outfits. We are going to show you how to make a homemade aquarium. You probably have these items in the house.
Easy Kids Crafts
Take two large plastic disposable bowls and cut a large hole in the middle of one of the bowls. Take the other and cover or color the inside of the bowl blue. Glue cracker goldfish on the inside bowl. You can get very creative when designing this craft. For instance you can use pieces of silk greenery and rocks to line the bottom of the bowl. This will give the likeness to an actual aquarium. When you are done with the inside of the aquarium attach the bowl that has the large hole over the other bowl so that they form a �ball.�
Pull a string through the top of the connected bowls if you would like to hang this new fish tank craft in your child�s room. Now you have your very own aquarium!
Tie die-butterflies: Most of us have at some time tie dyed shirts. It is fun activity for kids. Here is a tie dye idea that does not take a hot stove to create.
Take paper coffee filters and fold them in half. Dip them into different colors of kool-aide. The colors will naturally run and create a beautiful design. Or you can use colored markers to color the coffee filters. Then, dip them into water and let the colors run. When you open the dried coffee filters you will have beautiful butterflies.