This cardboard surfboard is bright, colorful, and ready to ride the pretend waves! This is a simple craft that kids […]
Summer Beach Crafts for Kids
Summer is here! Looking for beach themed crafts and activities for your kids? We have hundreds of ocean and beach crafts, plenty of them for preschoolers and toddlers too!
Capture relaxation in a jar with this simple beach terrarium idea using beach finds and a repurposed glass jar. The […]
Follow the easy steps to decorate a pie to look like a beach ball. This treat is a fun (and […]
This project, adapted from the well-known Paper Plate Aquarium, is a unique and fun way for kids to create their […]
Make these Hawaiian Shirt cards as invitations to a luau or beach-themed party, or just to say hi to someone […]
This ocean craft is a fun way to introduce children to the long sound of O. Use the printable templates […]
Follow the eight simple step-by-step instructions to draw your own seagull. Then take the time to learn more about this […]
It’s so easy to make a collection of jellyfish in vibrant colors. This is a fun way to teach kids […]
Create an adorable fish using wire and beads. Vary the colors and make a whole school of fish!
Turn a tin can, sand, rope, and some maps into a diorama of ocean and beach items. These pretty decorations […]
These paper plate sharks are easy to make and suitable for even the youngest of crafters. Each shark is one-of-a-kind […]
Use empty cereal boxes and glue to make a beautiful beach mosaic. This fun recycling craft is perfect for summer.
Gifts are even more fun when the wrapping is part of the theme! Replace the bow on a traditional present […]
These edible sea shells have beautiful swirls of colored chocolate. They’re very easy to make and are the perfect addition to […]
This Cardboard Tube Jellyfish couldn’t be cuter! It’s a great craft to teach your kids about recycling and lots of […]
Gather the seashells you collected at the beach this summer and make this fun beach plaque. This is a great […]
Use a variety of art techniques to make this stunning turtle project! This project requires quite a bit of drying […]
Transform a dollar store vase and tissue paper into a cool night light for your room. No special tools or […]
Summer is here, and what better way to get outside with the family than spending time on a beach? Enjoy […]
These adorable palm tree cupcakes look difficult to make, but they’re surprisingly easy to do. They’re great for a summer […]
Kids of all ages will love these adorable turtle cupcakes! They are easy to make and so incredibly cute.
Make eating veggies more fun with a bell pepper octopus! These finger foods are fabulous for a summer party or […]
These cute sand toys are easy to make with recycled vegetable cans, some foam stamps and a bit of paint. […]
These pretty fish are so bright and cheerful! They would make a great decoration for an ocean themed birthday party […]
These sweet S’mores Starfish are as fun to make as they are delicious! Serve them at a beach trip, during […]
Use the skin of an avocado to make a sailboat that really floats. What a clever idea!
Turn painted plastic eggs and a plastic soda bottle into a cute fish-shaped wind chime. It’s inexpensive, fun, and a […]
By adding a fondant grass skirt, your caramel apple will be doing the hula in no time! This treat is […]
These adorable crabs are made from Styrofoam coffee cups and pipe cleaners. What a fun and colorful beach craft for […]
Hand cut a few cookies using a template and you’ll have a beach ball cookie platter in no time. What […]
Turn empty cardboard tubes and some sand into a fun sand castle. This is a great activity for a beach […]
Make simple, no-churn orange ice cream. Then turn it into an adorable goldfish ice cream cone for a fun and […]
This adorable little fish tank craft is the perfect project for someone who wants a no-maintenance pet. Make your own […]
These marshmallow goldfish pops are easy to make and the kids will love them. Try them for a beach-themed birthday […]
Apricots and white chocolate come together to make these fun fishy treats. Your little fisherman or mermaids will want to […]
Don’t throw out those scraps of patterned paper! Turn them into a colorful and whimsical seahorse, inspired by the artwork […]
Did you know cupcake liners make the perfect base for a kids fish craft? No matter if they are solid […]
Create a colorful, whimsical seahorse! This fun craft uses a warming tray to melt crayons resulting in vibrant color.
Create the sandcastle of your dreams using sandpaper! It’s easy to do with tons of room for creativity.
This fun and easy craft just screams summer! It’s a different take on a traditional footprint craft.
Make an adorable jellyfish craft with paper plate, tissue paper and yarn. It’s a fun, multi-step project that kids will […]
Remember great times at the beach with this Driftwood Art. It’s a wonderful project for the family to make together.
This wire-wrapped fish is so colorful and fun. It’s best for teens with some jewelry-making experience.
This beautiful seashell door hanging is a great way to display your favorite shells. It’s a fun project for the […]
This island scene is made by painting the individual elements and layering them on the background. It’s a fun twist […]
A bright red crab dresses up any beach party and is lots of fun to make. It starts with a […]
Make these simple, no bake, delicious cookies that look like friendly oysters with pearls. Perfect for a mermaid or nautical […]
Take a bit of the beach home with you by crafting these cool sand-filled bottles. Kids will have fun making […]
Kids will love making these adorable jellyfish! Choose whatever colors you like and make a whole smack of them!
These seashells made from Sculpey clay are easy to make and so cute. Even better, they’re erasers you can actually […]
Learn how to transform an ordinary paper plate into this cute crab! A fun summertime craft for your kids.
Quick and easy to make, these adorable swimsuit cover-ups are made from towels! Great for the pool or beach and […]
These adorable tropical fish start with painted paper plates and pieces of aluminum foil. Each fish is one-of-a-kind, with lots of room […]
These adorable clam critters are easy to make. What a fun way to use shells!
Turn a Twinkie into one of the most interesting ocean creatures, the narwhal. Easy, fun and tasty!
Here’s something to do with the clam shells the kids found at the beach. Turn them into these cute Clam […]
Follow the detailed instructions to turn an old tablecloth or sheet into a shopping bag. This unlined, lightweight bag is […]
Wondering what to do with all of those seashells that the kids collected on your last vacation? Read on…we’ll show […]
Make a cute turtle using a large seashell. Easy and fun for all ages, and a great way to use […]
This adorable mermaid is made from a cardboard paper tube! Great for imaginative play or just for a fun decoration […]