Turn cardboard mailing tubes into rockets that are perfect for pretend play. This project requires adult help.
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.
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 Footprint Rocket makes the perfect outer space craft! It also doubles as a fun, out-of-this-world keepsake!
Your kids will definitely look like rocket scientists when their friends check out their cool cardboard tube spaceships! They’re great […]
This craft is a fun take on our solar system – using plastic canvas and buttons. A fun way to […]
Use watercolor paints and a splatter effect to create this fun piece of art inspired by outer space. Make it […]
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.
These yummy cookies feature the Little Dipper and other famous constellations. They’re a great treat to accompany a space-themed party, […]
Turn cardboard tubes into friendly aliens. Let your creativity go wild with this project!
Turn your child’s footprint into a spaceship with this cool activity! The tutorial includes lots of other projects for a […]
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 […]
‘You’re Out of This World’ Alien Robot Show dad here’s the star of your solar system by making his this […]
Make these out-of-this-world space eggs with just a few simple items. They’re so different from the usual dyed eggs.
Turn empty boxes, lids, cans and other items into a one-of-a-kind robot. Let your imagination run wild with this recycled […]
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 […]
Look back at Earth from this paper plate spacecraft! This easy and inexpensive craft is an excellent project to do […]
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 […]
Make a pie pan spaceship to use for a fun party game. See who can throw the spaceship most accurately through […]
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 […]
Turn an ice cream cone pinata into a space ship at warp speed. Great for a birthday party.
Teach the kids about the different moon phases with this fun science experiment! A great project for talking about eclipses, […]
Start with any of your favorite sandwiches and dress it up, alien-style! Easy to make and so incredibly cute.
Paint, shapes of Styrofoam, a few chenille stems and lots of imagination go into making these fun, robot crafts. Make […]
Print out this free moon coloring page and have the kids create their own night sky. Use watercolors, crayons or […]
Make planets in space by painting contact paper in various colors, then make this fun collage on construction paper and […]
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 […]
A fun activity to learn (and eat!) the Phases of the Moon, with a printable to make it even more […]
National Space Day is coming up the first week of May so we put together a Simple Space Ship Craft, […]
Create gorgeous lacing cards based on the constellations. An adult can poke the holes for younger children, or older children […]
Kids will love making this flying saucer from paper plates and craft jewels! This would be great hanging from the […]
Perfect for a space themed birthday party, these party favor treats are easy to put together. You could resize the […]
Learning about the solar system can be fun and interactive with this model made out of Floam. Fun for kids […]
Gather up those empty cardboard tubes, some googly eyes, and random scraps to make a fun collection of aliens. Your […]
Transform a regular flashlight into a starry night with a household flashlight and a scrap of vinyl in 20 minutes […]
Are your space cadets getting bored already this summer? Here’s a fun, teaching science project to keep them busy…..make a […]
Aluminum foil transforms foam plates into a wild and wacky space ship porthole. Using leftover foam pieces and some paint, […]
Introduce the solar system with these fabulous paper mache Sun, Earth and Moon! Show the kids how to have a […]
Kids are fascinated by tiny pieces and parts of everything – we’ve collected bolts, washers and the like to use […]
Paper cup rockets, jump with rubber band bottoms – a frugal craft made from items from around the house. Gather […]
This cute little guy is made from cardboard tubes and a few other recycled items that can be found around […]
How cute is this?! This sweet alien is flying around in an unidentified flying object that your kids can make.
These colorful beanbags are made from planet themed fabric and beans.