Arts and Crafts

Here is a list of arts & crafts activities that are easy to prepare and can be done with minimal supplies on a tight budget.  If you have arts and crafts activity ideas, send them to Michelle to be posted here.

Crafts are organized by the key supply you’ll need to make them:

clothespinClothespins

Clothespin Caterpillars

Clothespin Dragonflies

Clothespin Airplanes

 

popsicle sticksPopsicle Sticks

Picture Frames

Farm Animals

 

 

cupStyrofoam Cups

Lion

Bumblebee

Owl

 

fabricFelt or fabric

Butterflies

Felt Pencil Toppers

 

 

paintPaint

Painting with Bubbles

Blow Painting

 

 

toilet paper rollsCardboard Tubes

Japanese Flying Carp

101 Things to do with paper rolls

Jungle scene playset

Spinning 3D hot air balloon craft

 

paper platesPaper Plates

Paper Plate Owls

Hedge Hogs

Paper plate dragons

 

tissue paperPaper & Tissue Paper 

Painted Watercolour Canvas

15 Tissue Paper Crafts

Chinese paper lantern

Paper tops (Fun for older kids!)

 

painting

Drawing and Painting

Floating bubbles (Fun for older kids too!)

Splatter paint project (Fun for older kids)

Puffy paint ice cream cones (Fun for older kids)

 

recycleRe-use/Recycle

Melted crayon art (Fun for older kids)

Milk carton bird house

 

 

pastaHousehold items

Pasta Art

Water colour and salt painting