Crafts for Preschool

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Paper Plate Cookie Craft

Cookie Craft

I love a super simple project like this cookie craft. It’s easy enough for a toddler or preschooler to make, but it can be elevated for older kids too. Stick around to the end, and I’ll show you how to turn this basic cookie into a fun little pouch to carry special treasures. And if…

Letter D Coloring Pages

Letter D Coloring Pages

Do your kids love coloring pages? So many do. And, so, you’ll be seeing a whole lot more of them here. I’ve been creating away and can’t wait for you to see all of the designs coming your way. This is collection is part of the new alphabet letters coloring pages series. And…the best part…

Cupcake Craft for Kids

Cupcake Craft

This sweet cupcake craft is a simple printable that you can decorate anyway that you like. It’s a great open-ended craft that leaves lots of room for creativity. Plus, it can easily be used as a letter C craft for preschoolers or toddlers. We’ll talk about that later…so keep reading. And be sure to grab…

Letter C Crafts

Letter C Crafts

Using crafts is a wonderful way to introduce new concepts, like colors, shapes, numbers and letters, to little ones. Crafts engage all of the senses, which increases the opportunities for learning and the ability to retain the knowledge. These letter C crafts are a few ideas that you can use for presenting how the letter…

Horse Craft for Kids

Horse Craft for Kids

To make this horse craft for kids, you’ll start with a couple of basic paper plates and the add lots of imagination. Of course, it also helps to follow the instructions and grab the craft template for easy crafting…but imagination really is the special ingredient that brings it all together. And always remember when making…

paper plate owl craft

Paper Plate Owl Craft

This paper plate owl craft is not only fun and simple to make, but it’s also a great way to help kiddos practice fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination as they lace the center. And I’ve never met a kid yet who didn’t love a lacing activity. There’s just something about it that’s so calming….

100 Easy Crafts for Kids

100 Easy Crafts for Kids

We’re sharing these easy crafts for kids to give you the ideas that you need to get started creating things with your kids today. No more waiting. After all, you probably already know this, but crafting with your kids is about so much more than just making something. As they say, it’s about the journey,…

March Craft Ideas for Kids

21+ March Crafts for Kids

I love the month of March as we start to see a glimmer of Spring try to peak out from behind the cold and dark of winter. These March crafts for kids include themes like rainbows, St. Patrick’s Day, and the change in weather. Even though March doesn’t include any of the “big” holidays, there’s…

Pot of Gold Craft for Kids for St. Patrick's Day

Pot of Gold Craft

This pot of gold craft is the perfect project for kids to make for St. Patrick’s Day. It starts with a couple of paper plates and turns into a pouch that they can carry all of the favorite treasures in. Use the free printable to add seasonal decorations to your pot of gold. And skip…

Paper Plate Football Craft for Kids

Paper Plate Football Craft

This paper plate football craft is fun to make and even more fun to use…because when you’re finished you’re left with a pouch that can carry your favorite snacks, toys, craft supplies, treasures…whatever you want. Make the football a traditional color or use your favorite team colors. You can even use these at your next…

Name crafts

Name Crafts

We’ve all heard that for preschoolers, learning through play is the best way to help them develop any new skill. This isn’t just an opinion, it’s been proven over and over again through research and study. These name crafts are a great way to incorporate learning through a fun hands-on activity that feels like play…

100 animal crafts for kids

100 Animal Crafts for Kids

I’ve never seen a kid that wouldn’t like something (or everything) on this animal crafts list. There are just so many amazing and adorable projects to choose from. You will definitely find something that you child will absolutely love. Save these Animal Crafts for Kids for later. Pin them to your favorite Pinterest board… The…

Mitten Craft Paper Winter Craft for Kids

Paper Mitten Craft for Kids

Let’s get right to it…this simple kids’ craft will take about 5 minutes, is great for any age, and leaves plenty of room for imagination. The steps are few, but the results are pleasantly surprising. So, without further ado (yes, I said ado), enjoy this paper mitten craft! Stick around to the end, and I’ll…

Paper Crafts for Kids

100 Paper Crafts for Kids

We always keep a generous supply of construction paper in our craft bag, in lots of colors. And these paper crafts for kids are exactly the reason. It’s amazing what you can do with just some paper, scissors, glue and a little bit of imagination. Of course, these paper craft ideas are a great place…

10 Space Crafts for Kids

10 Space Crafts for Kids

I haven’t me a kid yet who doesn’t love making space crafts, boys and girls of any age will find something on this list that they can’t wait to make. This collection of outerspace crafts includes something for every age and skill level. Make Even More Crafts with Your Kids (You’ll be so happy you…

Printable Advent Calendar Santa Claus Theme

Printable Advent Calendar

Counting down the days until Christmas is a childhood right of passage. This simple printable Advent calendar is a fun and visual way to do that. Just add the cotton balls to Santa’s beard throughout December until it’s nice and fluffy by Christmas day. Watch the beard grow each day throughout advent. You can combine…

Hedgehog Craft for Kids

Hedgehog Craft (beyond Cute!)

This hedgehog craft is simply the sweetest. You can choose to make it colorful or more traditional muted tones. It’s great as a preschool craft or toddler craft too, and placing the tissue paper squares is the perfect fine motor activity. Of course, kids of any age will enjoy making this adorable animal craft. If…

Spider Craft for Kids

Spider Craft for Kids

This spider craft for kids is fun and simple to make, but it’s so much more than just your every day craft. Once you’re done creating, this spider becomes a great fine motor activity for kiddos. It will help improve finger strength and dexterity and promote and mature pinch pattern, which comes in handy when…


Paper Plate Mummy Craft

For some reason, kids just love lacing activities. And this paper plate mummy craft combines some of our favorite things…painting, lacing and spookiness. Of course, if you choose you can skip the painting and get out markers and crayons instead. It does keep things a little less messy and more portable if you’re not in…

DIY Halloween Cards for kids to make

DIY Halloween Cards

Making DIY Halloween cards is not only fun, but then you get to teach your kids about how to think of others when they give it to someone as a special treat (not trick). And this craft project leaves so much room for creativity. I promise you that no two cards will look alike. I…

paper plate sloth craft for kids

Paper Plate Sloth Craft

This paper plate sloth craft is unique and fun to make. And once you create your sloth, make make him some friends. It could be more sloths or other animals in the jungle. Then you can play away and tell stories using your new craft creations. And if you like this easy sloth craft, you’re…

Snowman Name Craft

Snowman Name Craft

The best way for kids to learn is through play. This snowman name craft is the perfect winter craft to teach kids both to spell and write their names. You can use it in a classroom full of preschoolers or with your own kids at home. Stick around for a few name writing tips from…


Paper Bat Craft (Process Art!)

This paper bat craft is extra special and one of the easiest crafts you will ever make with your kids. We’re going to use a process art technique that I call “squish” painting. It’s also sometimes call warshak painting because it results in designs that are symmetrical like those used for the Warshak psychological test….

Pizza Craft for Kids made from paper plates

Pizza Craft Pouch

This pizza craft is extra special because it’s not just a craft. It’s also a pouch that you can use for holding your treasured possessions. We’ll even make a special pizza slice mini pouch or wallet to go with your pizza. This paper plate craft is perfect for any age, from toddlers to elementary aged….

Digger Craft for Kids made from a paper plate

Digger Craft for Kids

This digger craft is so fun to put together, but the best part is the hours of creative play that it can lead to. Since the arms of the excavator actually move, your kiddo can pretend to be picking things up and putting them down. Move around legos or little stones or whatever. It pairs…

Easy Mummy Craft for Kids made with popsicle sticks and washi tape

Easy Mummy Craft

This easy mummy craft uses one of my very favorite craft supplies…washi tape. If you’re not familiar with what washi tape, it’s a decorative paper tape that comes in almost any pattern you can imagine. And the best part is that it’s super affordable. I have a growing collection because I’ll just pick up one…

Paper Plate Tiger Craft for Kids

Paper Plate Tiger Craft

There are so many amazing and simple craft that you can make with your kids using paper plate, and this paper plate tiger craft does not disappoint. There are so many ways to customize this to make it a great craft for any age. It also creates an opportunity to learn a little bit about…