Learn an Easier Way to Craft With Your Kids!

prep your craft kit using our free printable list (or amazon links) so that you can make every craft on this blog without extra fuss for more creative moments with your family!

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Rainy Day Easy Kids’ Craft Cloud Mobile DIY

I was one of those rare and strange kids who loved when school recess was indoors.  Then I would get to color...

Father’s Day Easy Kids’ Craft: Super Hero Card

Create this out of this world Father's Day Easy Kids' Craft Super Hero Card to let dad know how special he is! You will have everything you need to make this craft, and all crafts on inthebagkidscrafts.com if you have filled your bag with the recommended supplies. We aim to make creating with your kids easy, fun and do-able for real life because we know you are busy but still want to have meaningful family time. Follow our system and you will never be in the middle of a project and find that you don't have what you need to finish it. See the "fill your bag" tab for the list of supplies recommended.

My Kid Hates Crafts…Now What?

"My kid hates crafts." I have heard many versions of this statement, more times than I can count, as I have...

Squeegy Painting Butterfly Simple Kids’ Craft DIY

The painting technique used for this craft is fun and strangely soothing. You will want to squeegy paint everything once you...

Make and Play Tic Tac Toe Kids’ Craft

One of our favorite things to do as kids while we were in the car or waiting for dinner at a restaurant...

Homemade Scratch Art Banner

If you have ever bought a scratch off lotto ticket, you know the feeling that this craft gives. It can be...

2 Rocking Birds Kids’ Crafts

I was inspired by a project that I saw recently from Crafty Morning. Her sweet little love bird was so...

Decorative Pencils Simple Kids’ Craft DIY

I always have the most fun when there is not really a plan. For example, my idea of the perfect vacation...

Kids' Crafts For Real Life

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Fill Your Bag and craft along!

"What is this 'bag' she keeps talking about?" Well, I am so glad you asked...Have you ever started to make a recipe from your favorite cooking show just to realize half way into making dinner that you are missing a key ingredient? I hate that feeling, and I don't want that to happen to you while crafting here with me. My goal is to make creating with your kids fun and do-able! That is why EVERY craft on this site can be completed from the same master list of basic craft supplies that fit into one bag. Check out the "Fill Your Bag" page to learn more. You do not need a PhD in craftology, and your kids do not need to be the next Rembrandt. Let's just dig in, get our hands a little dirty, learn a lot and have a blast doing it together!

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Heart Art Washi Tape Kids’ Craft

Washi tape is one of my absolute favorite craft supplies (Don't you agree?) It is cheap, pretty, comes in any color...

Fun and Simple Snowy Owl Craft

Do you have a favorite winter weather animal? The arctic fox? Big lumbering polar bear? Waddling penguin? All...

DIY Snowman Bookmark

Sometimes it is the simplest crafts that are the best...don't you agree? This adorable fingerprint snowman bookmark is easy for any...

DIY Valentine Kids’ Craft

Christmas is my favorite holiday...but Valentine's Day is my favorite crafting holiday! I mean, all those hearts and lovey things. ...

Snowman Chain Craft

If you do a Google search, you will find a million and one snowman crafts. And there is a good reason...they...