This Footprint Rocket makes the perfect outer space craft! It also doubles as a fun, out-of-this-world keepsake!
Space crafts for kids
If you're looking for fun space crafts for the kids to make, we have plenty! Whether it's space ships, aliens, rockets or the planet and stars, find lots of fun space crafts here.
Kids will love making this flying saucer from paper plates and craft jewels! This would be great hanging from the […]
Transform a regular flashlight into a starry night with a household flashlight and a scrap of vinyl in 20 minutes […]
This cute little guy is made from cardboard tubes and a few other recycled items that can be found around […]
Snow globes aren’t just for Christmas! Use polymer clay and an old jar to create globes with themes that you […]
Introduce the solar system with these fabulous paper mache Sun, Earth and Moon! Show the kids how to have a […]
Turn cardboard mailing tubes into rockets that are perfect for pretend play. This project requires adult help.
These yummy cookies feature the Little Dipper and other famous constellations. They’re a great treat to accompany a space-themed party, […]
Use watercolor paints and a splatter effect to create this fun piece of art inspired by outer space. Make it […]
Learn how to make a very simple solar system model using readily available materials. You can use it to give […]
Turn your child’s footprint into a spaceship with this cool activity! The tutorial includes lots of other projects for a […]
‘You’re Out of This World’ Alien Robot Show dad here’s the star of your solar system by making his this […]
Help kids learn about the phases of the moon with this tasty activity. The printable to make it so simple.
Make a fun and easy rocket ship using a cardboard tube. These colorful rockets are great for imaginary play or for […]
If you’ve never tried splatter painting, this galaxy project is a great introduction! You can use the Milky Way or […]
Start with any of your favorite sandwiches and dress it up, alien-style! This is easy to make and so incredibly […]
These party favor treats are easy to put together and perfect for a space-themed birthday party. You could resize the […]
These colorful beanbags are made from planet themed fabric and beans. Use them for all sorts of space-inspired games.
Make a pie pan spaceship to use for a fun party game. See who can throw the spaceship most accurately through […]
This fun collage starts with painting contact paper in various colors. Assemble them on construction paper, either realistically or using […]
Turn an ice cream cone pinata into a space ship at warp speed. Great for a birthday party.
Using a foil stamping technique to create your own moon, then add toothbrush splatter stars and Snoopy with the American […]
Look back at Earth from this paper plate spacecraft! This easy and inexpensive craft is an excellent project to do […]
Make an out-of-this-world project with toothbrush-painted stars and coffee filter planets, plus yourself as an astronaut. What adventure will you […]
Use this fun mixed-media project to teach your child more about our beautiful moon. Easily adapted for kids of all […]
Show Dad that he’s “out of this world” by giving him a rocket card personalized with pictures. The printable template […]
National Space Day is the first week of May. This simple spaceship craft is made from old CD’s, the plastic […]
How cute is this?! This sweet alien is flying around in an unidentified flying object that your kids can make.
The “tie-dye” affect is even cuter when it’s used to make these adorable Galaxy print shoes! A fun way to […]
Send your space man on a trip with jet packs made from recycled materials. Easy to make from items you […]
This giant cookie is inspired by the solar system. Make this for a fun space-themed treat.
Here’s an activity that brings together art, science, music, and creativity. Your kids will love making abstract paintings and turning […]
This craft is a fun take on our solar system – using plastic canvas and buttons. A fun way to […]
String together a whole solar system using string, glue and balloons.
This simple art project is a great way to teach kids more about a solar eclipse. It only takes about […]
Create a beautiful wall hanging that features a constellation that actually lights up. Choose your favorite constellation or match your […]
Learn about the constellations in the night sky, then reproduce them with marshmallows. Kids will love this tasty activity.
Display your favorite constellations with this simple sewing project. This is an excellent project to do as a group.
Turn cardboard tubes into friendly aliens. Let your creativity go wild with this project!
Give a plain journal a galaxy-inspired cover that’s out of this world! It’s made with inks and embossing powder.
Can you guess what ordinary office supply was transformed to make this cool rocket stamp?! Make your own stamp to decorate […]
This glow-in-the-dark solar system sensory bin allows kids to explore the planets and their characteristics. It’s a fun accompaniment to […]
This sensory bottle is filled with black gravel, rocks, and space-themed toys. Kids can also use it as an I-Spy […]
Make these out-of-this-world space eggs with just a few simple items. They’re so different from the usual dyed eggs.
This framed stencil craft has it all! It’s fun, quick, easy and cleanup is a piece of cake.
Make space gift wrapping paper that is out of this world! Pair it with a TARDIS gift tag to make […]
These Rocket Valentines are a great candy alternative gift for kids to give out on Valentine’s Day. They allow for […]
Make colorful paper rockets that flutter in the wind. This easy and inexpensive paper craft lets the imagination soar!
Every future astronaut and alien lover will want to be a part of a party with a spaceship invite! These […]
Follow the directions in this tutorial to make gelatin shapes that glow. A fun and unique sensory experience!
This tutorial will show you how to make a jumping robot from card, which little hands can decorate however they […]
Kids love things that glow in the dark! Did you know that you can make your own glow in the […]
Print out this free moon coloring page and have the kids create their own night sky. Use watercolors, crayons or […]
Make this moon craft using flour & white paint for the moon and a bottle cap to create the craters. […]
Make this fun paper craft using glue, gold dust and stars. Talk about the night sky and all the stars […]
Bring the planets to life with a project that is educational and fun at the same time. Kids will love […]
Follow this recipe to make your own galaxy playdough. Kids will have a great time adding stars and planets to […]
Create gorgeous lacing cards based on the constellations. An adult can poke the holes for younger children, or older children […]
Gather up those empty cardboard tubes, some googly eyes, and random scraps to make a fun collection of aliens. Your […]
Aluminum foil transforms foam plates into a wild and wacky space ship porthole. Using leftover foam pieces and some paint, […]