Transform an empty cardboard tube into Perry the Platypus Agent P. It’s easy and great for pretend play.
Turn an empty cardboard tube and tissue paper into a cute apple tree. This easy craft is perfect for fall.
Looking for an original Halloween costume idea? This clever campfire costume is very inexpensive to make and lights up for […]
Use leftover pages from school notebooks to make brand new blank books. They’re perfect for budding artists and writers, and […]
Turn an empty bag, old newspaper, and plastic lids into Peanut People! Give these puppets a twist and they make […]
Turn rocks into adorable snails using a fun shake-painting technique. Each one is unique!
Turn an empty egg carton into the cutest mini helicopters. What a fun project made from recycled materials!
Turn an empty glass jar into a pretty watercolor luminary. It’s easy to do and a great recycling project.
Create easy sailboats out of styrofoam packaging. It’s great for water play on a hot summer’s day.
It’s easy to transform an empty cereal box (or leftover cardboard) into customized backpack charms that add flair to any […]
Use cardboard tubes, posterboard, and other basic craft supplies to create an awesome medieval chandelier. It makes a great decoration […]
Turn empty shoeboxes into train that holds dolls or stuffed animals. Little ones will have a lot of fun pulling […]
Turn an old cheese grater into an owl that simply could not be cuter. What a wonderful project using recycled […]
Reinforce math concepts with this clever flower garden number line. Use it for counting, even/odd, addition and subtraction, and more!
Make an adorable puppy using empty cardboard tubes. The detailed, step-by-step photos make it easy!
See the creativity bursting forth as kids make their own toy robots from cardboard. Half the fun is dreaming up […]
Create a pelican that floats on a cork. You can draw your own bird or use the printable.
Create an awesome Sorting Hat just like the one from Harry Potter. This paper mache project is great fun for […]
Mimic the actual movements a swimmer makes with this marionette. It takes a little practice but is great fun to […]
Create a pelican using paper plates and cardboard tubes. This easy project is fun to pair with a study of […]
This fun science experiment explores how towers such as the Space Needle can withstand strong winds and earthquakes. It’s a […]
This cute monster-themed gift box is made from a cardboard tube. It is just the right size for holding small […]
Turn a wooden crate and cardboard tubes into a fabulous parking garage for Hot Wheels or Matchbox cars. Not only […]
Kids will love making their own Clothespin Cars! Set up a simple ramp and challenge the entire family to a […]
Use empty Pringles containers to make Egyptian-inspired canopic jars. This educational craft is a great way for preteens and teens […]
Recycle old jeans to make this pretty coaster. It’s a nice, inexpensive gift to give to a friend or relative.
I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love Ewoks, so these adorable little guys will be a hit with the whole […]
Create this mini version of koinobori, Japanese flying carp. Display them on Children’s Day or any time.
Gather scrap cardboard and turn it into a whimsical flower wreath. The whole family can work together to make this simple wreath.
Turn mason jars into three popular summer fruits – strawberry, pineapple, and watermelon. It’s easy to do and you can […]