Turn an empty cardboard tube into a Dollar Bill Dispenser! It’s a creative and thoughtful way to give the gift […]
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!
Gather up a few recycled items from around the house to make your own bulldozer. Follow the easy step-by-step instructions […]
Make your very own kaleidoscope using a recycled cardboard tube, construction paper, see through beads and a few other materials. […]
Turn cardboard mailing tubes into rockets that are perfect for pretend play. This project requires adult help.
Turn empty cardboard tubes into cute and colorful butterflies. They’re easy to do and a fun recycling project for kids.
Superhero fans will love making this fabulous Cardboard Tube Spiderman. It’s easy and inexpensive.
Turn a cardboard tube into a firefly! This fun project is a neat way to learn more about this very […]
Turn a cardboard tube into Wonder Woman! This cute superhero craft is a fun way to honor all the Wonder […]
Create your own crafty version of a beautiful California redwood forest. This is a wonderful way to learn about nature […]
Turn a cardboard tube into a lion using a clever technique. It’s easy to do and costs practically nothing.
This Cardboard Tube Jellyfish couldn’t be cuter! It’s a great craft to teach your kids about recycling and lots of […]
Ahoy mateys! Gather your crew for a high seas craft project with this creative cardboard tube pirate craft. It’s an […]
Turn empty cardboard tubes into Chewbacca, Princess Leia, and R2D2. They’re fun to make and great to for acting out […]
Use empty cardboard tubes to create your own stamps, then use them for a fun memory game. We’ve shown seven […]
Convert empty cardboard tubes into this clever dog puppet. This project is a fun activity that encourages imaginative play.
Turn a cardboard tube into a jumping shark. This easy craft can be made as friendly or scary as you […]
Paper, glitter glue, and a cardboard tube are what you’ll need to wear this bracelet for the 4th of July. […]
Make a beautiful suncatcher using a cardboard tube and stamped tissue paper. It’s a great way to reuse items from […]
This great recycling project uses cardboard tubes, paint and tissue paper. Use the fire breathing dragons to celebrate Chinese New […]
Turn empty cardboard tubes and some sand into a fun sand castle. This is a great activity for a beach […]
These cute little snakes are made from cardboard tubes. Be realistic or creative with the colors and patterns you choose!
Recycle cardboard tubes into cops & robbers or a whole pirate family! Youngsters will have hours of fun playing with […]
Help your toddler turn an empty cardboard tube into a cool watch. This easy craft is great for pretend play […]
Calling all superhero fans! These super easy and inexpensive wrist cuffs come with a printable logo.
This adorable craft is easy to make and can be completed in less than 15 minutes. Use it as a […]
Turn empty toilet paper rolls into fun puppets of beloved characters. Just download, print, and cut Spider-Man, Olaf, Batman, Catboy […]
Turn empty cardboard tubes into a pair of binoculars that are perfect for pretend play. Use them indoors or out.
Make this adorable giraffe out of cardboard tubes and yarn! Kids will love it.
Turn empty cardboard tubes into cute and colorful bunnies. It’s easy to do and fun for spring.
Turn ordinary cardboard tubes into adorable butterflies for spring! Attach a magnet and stick it on the fridge or attach […]
Make this fun Superman craft using a cardboard tube and construction paper. It’s easy using the free pattern included in […]
Turn a cardboard tube and construction paper into a cool totem pole, inspired by the totem poles of Alaska. For […]
Let Batman and Superman battle it out over a game of checkers made from woven construction paper. May the best […]
Make a stuffed felt football and goalposts from cardboard tubes. Then use them to play a really fun backyard throwing […]
Entertain your kids with a simple (but fun!) project made with materials you have on hand. They’ll love playing with […]
I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love Ewoks, so these adorable little guys will be a hit with the whole […]
These wrist parakeets are simple to make, require few supplies, and are adorable! Thanks to their sturdy pipe cleaner tethers, […]
Turn a cardboard tube into the King of Rock n Roll, Elvis Presley. This fun craft is sure to make […]
Welcome spring with this adorable ladybug craft. It’s made from a cardboard tube and a child’s handprints.
Make a fun and easy rocket ship using a cardboard tube. These colorful rockets are great for imaginary play or for […]
Turn cardboard tubes into Mr. Pirate and Mr. Parrot. This fun activity is inexpensive and stretches kids’ creativity!
These charming bunnies are made from recycled cardboard tubes and construction paper. Use them to hold candies or classroom treats.
Help kids learn about the changing of the seasons with this clever four-season tree craft. It’s easy to do, using […]
Use the printables to make a Resurrection set from recycled materials like cardboard tubes and tissue boxes. It’s perfect for […]
Move the head of this unique leprechaun and his hat miraculously appears! This fun St. Patrick’s Day starts with cardboard […]
Make an adorable bee using a cardboard tube, paint, paper, and insulating tape. It is a fun way of showing […]
These adorable sheep are made from recycled cardboard tubes covered in cotton balls. This is a fun craft for spring […]
These adorable Featherheads are so easy to make and are great for a puppet show. There’s lots of room for […]
Turn a wooden crate and cardboard tubes into a fabulous parking garage for Hot Wheels or Matchbox cars. Not only […]
Make a cardboard tube Cat in the Hat craft to go along with Dr Seuss’ beloved books. It’s easy to […]
Only a few supplies are needed to make these cute little gnomes with the kids. After you make them, put […]
Learn how to make these cute love birds from cardboard tubes and glitter. They couldn’t be cuter!
Making felt roses is not as hard as you might think. In fact, they are pretty easy for elementary age […]
Recycle some cardboard tubes from toilet paper rolls or paper towels to make these faux firecrackers just in time for […]
Learn how to make your own groundhog — complete with shadow and burrow! Isn’t it adorable?
Recycle some cardboard tube by making these adorable penguins. They’re perfect for a zoo unit or just for talking about […]
Learn to tell time with this cute cardboard tube craft. Kids will love wearing their homemade watch.
These cute pillow boxes are made with cardboard tubes. They are perfect for wrapping jewelry or other small gifts.
Make a fun winter craft with these cute cardboard tube snowmen. There are so many possibilities to stretch your creativity […]
Turn felt and empty cardboard tubes into cute napkin rings that look like Santa’s belly. They’re perfect for Christmas dinner.