Spring Time Crafts for Children

michelle-clarkeBy Michelle Clarke
Creative Arts Coordinator

Yay – Spring is on its way! But since the weather is still a bit unpredictable, here are some fun Easter & Passover themed crafts that you can do with your kids over the next few weeks if it’s rainy or you’d just rather stay inside 🙂

Toddlers:

yarn-flower-craftYarn Flower Craft:

http://www.theresourcefulmama.com/flower-craft-for-kids/

Pompom Painting:

http://www.preschoolactivities.us/easter-egg-craft-idea-for-kids/pom-pom-easter-egg-painting-craft-for-kids/

 

School Aged Children:

tin-foil-easter-egg-art-8Foil Easter Eggs:

http://iheartcraftythings.com/tin-foil-easter-egg-art.html

Fingerprint Easter Card:

http://sarahndipities.blogspot.ca/2011/04/how-to-tuesday-fingerprint-bunnies-and.html

Marbled-Paper-Easter-Eggs Marble Painted Easter Eggs

http://typicallysimple.com/marbled-paper-easter-eggs/

*Tip: This one can also be done with regular sheets of paper that you can later use as gift wrap for any occation

Easy Paper Bunnies

http://www.countryliving.com/diy-crafts/how-to/g1111/easter-crafts/?slide=4

 

Fun for all ages:

Wash-Cloth-Bunny-

Wash Cloth Bunnies:

http://www.smartschoolhouse.com/diy-crafts/wash-cloth-bunny/2

Easter Egg Bath Bombs:

http://blommi.com/easter-egg-bath-bombs/

For those celebrating Passover, I also found this lovely website with some craft ideas and a fun chocolate chip cookie recipe that uses matzo meal instead of flour:

http://toriavey.com/toris-kitchen/2011/04/passover-chocolate-chip-cookies/

http://toriavey.com/home-garden/2013/03/passover-finger-puppets-the-ten-plagues/

 

Stay tuned for our next post featuring spring themed crafts for all ages!

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