These easy toy binoculars let you see a rainbow every time! This is a fun activity for a rainy day.
Cardboard Tube Crafts
Whether it's paper towel rolls or toilet paper tubes, we have hundreds of cardboard tube crafts for you to choose from! From toddler on up, anyone can make something fun from a cardboard tube!
Turn a cardboard tube into a model of Moses! Then use your finished Moses craft during Sunday School, a Passover […]
Make this cute horse from chenille stems and cardboard tubes! A great recycling project. Make a Cardboard Tube Horse.
Use paper bowls and cardboard tubes to make a mushroom craft. It’s a fun way to welcome spring.
Use a recycled cardboard tube, wooden clothespins and mini doily to make a fun and easy bee craft. This simple […]
These cute lambs start with a cardboard tube. They’re such a fun craft for spring.
Make an entire family of bunnies from cardboard tubes! This easy project is great fun for spring.
While these cute chicks are great anytime, these are ideal for Easter. All you need are cardboard tubes, paint and […]
Teach the kids about recycling as your craft this Easter wreath. String cardboard tubes onto a wreath-shaped hanger and then […]
Turn ordinary cardboard tubes into a bright and colorful bouquet of polka dot tulips!
Just in time for Easter, these bunny napkin rings will add a touch of whimsy to your Easter table. Made […]
These cute little rocket party favors will delight kids of all ages, especially when they find this fun game tucked […]
Make a pretty rainbow mobile by coiling painted cardboard tubes, perfect for spring! This colorful craft is great for St. […]
Make a cardboard chalk robot that you can doodle, draw and write on over and again! It’s easy to do.
Turn cardboard mailing tubes into rockets that are perfect for pretend play. This project requires adult help.
Turn those empty cardboard tubes into slick racecars, using little more than paint and construction paper. A fun project for […]
Gather up a few things from your kitchen and recycling bin to create this giant spring flower. Paper plates, paper cups, […]
Turn an empty cardboard tube into a cute and happy leprechaun hat! It’s such a fun activity for St. Patrick’s […]
Recycle cardboard tubes into this lovely piece of wall art inspired by cherry blossoms. It costs virtually nothing and the […]
Another great craft made from cardboard tubes – this time we’re celebrating St. Patrick’s Day! Follow our easy directions to […]
If you’re looking for a quick and easy craft that uses items from around the house, this St. Patrick’s Day […]
Turn two common recyclable materials into an adorable fascinator for Dr. Seuss Day on March 2! It’s so easy to […]
These adorable little springtime birds are made from construction paper and cardboard tubes! A fun and colorful craft the kids […]
Kids will get a kick out of making the Cat jump out of his hat with this fun craft made […]
These fish are really simple to make and your little ones will have hours of fun playing with them when […]
Pigs are one of the best animals to make into a craft. They are simple, adorable, and don’t require a […]
What do you get when you combine a Scout and a superhero? Super Scout! This fun project starts with empty […]
Cardboard Tube Cupid Watch out! This cute cardboard tube Cupid might shoot you with a Valentine’s Day arrow when you’re […]
These Valentine party favor tubes are made from cardboard tubes and scrapbook paper. They make a pretty addition to your […]
Turn an ordinary cardboard tube into Batman! All you need is this free pattern and some construction paper.
When your kids are stuck indoors on a cold winter’s day, make some penguins! This simple craft not only provides […]
It’s Olaf, the lovable little snowman from the movie Frozen! Make one from a cardboard tube and a few simple […]
Create a group of kids playing in the snow and building snowmen, all made from cardboard tubes! This activity is […]
Turn a cardboard tube and some yarn into adorable mini hat ornaments. Hang them from the Christmas tree or make […]
Make these simple paper snowmen to go with the book, Max and Mo Make a Snowman. This would be a […]
Turn paper plates and a cardboard tube into a free-standing Christmas tree! A fun project for kids of all ages.
Use cardboard tubes and any sort of embellishments you like to make this pretty star garland. It’s a wonderful decoration […]
This creative advent calendar is made from decorative paper and recycled cardboard tubes! Kids will love making this fun project […]
Make a guitar (or bango, violin, etc.) out of recycled cracker boxes and cardboard tubes. Your preschooler can help put […]
Turn a cardboard tube and faux fur into a magnificent lion! Whether you prefer a realistic lion or a character […]
This adorable Thanksgiving turkey craft is a great way to talk to kids about what they are thankful for and […]
Turn a cardboard tube into the Tin Man from Wizard of Oz. The tutorial includes links to make Dorothy and […]
Turn empty boxes, spools and tubes into adorable toy cameras! A fun gift box for photography enthusiasts or a great […]
These super cute mummies, bats, and monsters are made from cardboard tubes, paper and glitter. Fill them with treats for […]
Keep the kids entertained with Pom Pom Hockey. It is a simple activity, made with items you probably already have […]
Cupcake liners are good for so much more than cupcakes! Use them and empty cardboard tubes to make these adorable […]
Here’s a fun fall craft to celebrate the harvest with your kids. Great for a fall party or just for […]
How fun! Take a cardboard tube rolled in painted bubble wrap, add some construction paper and you have a fun […]
Turn cardboard tubes into bats to decorate for Halloween. Not only are they fun, but they’re really inexpensive and take […]
Easy enough for even the little ones to help with, these trees are simple to make using cardboard tubes and […]
This cardboard tube scarecrow is a fun craft for fall, but it also doubles as a Wizard of Oz craft. […]
Happy…sad…mad… these cardboard tube dolls are perfect for teaching emotions to young children. The ability to change faces on these […]
Cardboard Tube Crow As fall approaches we always seem to think about scarecrows–but what about the crows themselves? This cute […]
These cute snakes couldn’t be easier! Paint, cut and decorate your way to a fun and colorful snake, perfect for […]
Learn how to turn an empty cardboard tube into Dorothy Gale from the Wizard of Oz. There are instructions to […]
These sweet little owls are fun to make for fall or anytime. Pair them with your favorite picture books about […]
Create fairytales by using cardboard tubes and boxes to make castles. Encourage the kids to use their imaginations to design […]
Make the Vikings come alive by recreating a longship for your kids to play in! Made from recycled cardboard and […]
Turn empty cardboard tubes, egg cartons and other recyclables into an adorable alligator. Fill him with daily affirmations to build […]
Turn empty cardboard tubes into a sea of colorful fish. Decorate them however you’d like – there’s tons of room […]