Take some burned out mini lights and upcycle them into a fun picture you can put up year after year. […]
Make a guitar (or bango, violin, etc.) out of recycled cracker boxes and cardboard tubes. Your preschooler can help put […]
Make your own feather shaped gift tags out of old paint chips. Use them to decorate packages or for a […]
Turn a cardboard tube and faux fur into a magnificent lion! Whether you prefer a realistic lion or a character […]
How awesome to make your own matching/memory game, using recycled beer or pop bottle caps. Kids can choose any theme […]
This Christmas, make a fun advent calendar using an empty egg carton. It’s quick and easy, but the fun lasts […]
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 […]
Kids will have as much fun building this car garage as they will have playing with it. The best part […]
These super cute mummies, bats, and monsters are made from cardboard tubes, paper and glitter. Fill them with treats for […]
The kids will love spending an afternoon making masks from egg cartons! They are easy to make with lots of […]
Create a beautiful doll for Dia de los Muertos. The tutorial makes it so easy.
Your kids will love making this simple catapult and launching items into the air. You can set up a bucket […]
Reuse an old egg carton and make a whole family of cute bats! These would look great hanging from one […]
Here’s a fun fall craft to celebrate the harvest with your kids. Great for a fall party or just for […]
Send your space man on a trip with jet packs made from recycled materials. Easy to make from items you […]
How fun! Take a cardboard tube rolled in painted bubble wrap, add some construction paper and you have a fun […]
Get creative and make these fun monster masks with your kids. Use all kinds of crafty things like pom poms, […]
Turn cardboard tubes into bats to decorate for Halloween. Not only are they fun, but they’re really inexpensive and take […]
Create a festive Halloween jar that’s fun to display or give as a gift. It starts with an empty jar […]
This Frankenstein pinata is perfect for your Halloween party!
This whimsical spider headband is fun to make and oh so adorable to wear!
This cardboard tube scarecrow is a fun craft for fall, but it also doubles as a Wizard of Oz craft. […]
Make this pretty and bright apple wall hanging using items from nature and your recycling bin! This awesome craft is […]
Happy…sad…mad… these cardboard tube dolls are perfect for teaching emotions to young children. The ability to change faces on these […]
Make your own television from a cardboard box!
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 […]
Egg Cup Ships This Columbus Day, make your own mini versions of the Nina, Pinta, and the Santa Maria! This […]
This cute little crow is a perfect fall craft. It’s made from cups and paint and is really easy to […]
Here’s an activity for all the dinosaur-loving kids out there. These five paper plate-a-sauruses are based on the real species […]
These sweet little owls are fun to make for fall or anytime. Pair them with your favorite picture books about […]
Get creative and turn these creepy eyeballs into a pin to wear. Or add a magnet and display them on […]
Turn empty bottles into something you’ll be proud to display using a few simple materials. It’s a fun recycling project […]
Organize headbands and other hair accessories with this simple DIY project. It’s fun to make and solves a problem that […]
Make apple stamps from corks, then use your homemade stamps to make adorable cards for the Jewish New Year! The […]
Turn a paper bag into a badger puppet in just a few steps. Then have a puppet show!
These awesome pine cones are made from painted recycled egg cartons! A fun fall craft.
Make the little girl in your life feel just like a star with an adorable cardboard tube princess crown! It’s […]
Made from clothespins and crayon wrappers this is a fun way to display your kids’ artwork! A great homework holder […]
Desktop Organizer Kids can make this adorable desktop organizer to hold all their supplies! Cubbies on top hold glue, erasers, […]
Turn empty plastic bottles into cute and useful snack containers. They are perfect for holding snacks or treats, office supplies, […]
Create fairytales by using cardboard tubes and boxes to make castles. Encourage the kids to use their imaginations to design […]
If you have little ones starting school this year, get them excited to ride the bus with this back-to-school school […]
Recycle the entire bottle, wrapper and all, when you make this fun craft. With a different fabric choice, you can […]
Make the Vikings come alive by recreating a longship for your kids to play in! Made from recycled cardboard and […]
Make a fun sunflower using clothespins, a paint stir stick, a jar lid, and sunflower seeds. This is a neat […]
Making musical instruments is always fun! Using recycled bottle caps and paper plates, you can make your own tambourine.
Turn empty cardboard tubes, egg cartons and other recyclables into an adorable alligator. Fill him with daily affirmations to build […]
We’ve turned paper plates and cardboard tubes into a fun family ring toss game. Older kids can cut out the […]
Camping season is here! Make these adorable mini campfires as a camp crafts, for a camping-themed party, or for a […]
Turn empty cardboard tubes and a box into a handy marker caddy! Decorate with construction paper, stickers, markers, tape, paint, […]
Friendly caterpillars made from Styrofoam eggs cups and filled with jingle bells – a homemade rattle for little hands! Adults […]
Plastic drink containers are turned into musical instruments! Strike up a beat with these shakers.
Turn empty Kinder egg shells into adorable bees. What a cute way to recycle!
These geometric wall shelves are not only functional, but they’re beautiful as well. This stick shelf project is so easy and […]
Make this school bus from a recycled egg carton container, some paint, paper and pictures from a magazine. You can […]
This cute little turtle is made using cardboard tubes, paper mache, fabric and Mod Podge. It’s a fun project for […]
Use a recycled candy or mint tin, paper, wood circles and magnets to create this fun baseball travel game for […]
Turn empty cans into handy storage containers to hold paintbrushes and markers, makeup, office supplies, or whatever else you need […]