This wire-wrapped fish is so colorful and fun. It’s best for teens with some jewelry-making experience.
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!
Turn ordinary, everyday objects into beautiful pieces of art using sunshine and special sun print paper.
Create your own little saltwater world with this Ocean Aquarium Craft. It all starts with paper plates.
Turn a clam shell into a pumpkin magnet, perfect for fall! It’s easy to do and works with any size […]
This fun and easy craft just screams summer! It’s a different take on a traditional footprint craft.
The worst thing about sandcastles is that they don’t last very long. Here’s a long-lasting version you can do at […]
Make simple, no-churn orange ice cream. Then turn it into an adorable goldfish ice cream cone for a fun and […]
Use sand to make a fun play dough that is easily moldable into shapes. Try using it to make a […]
Turn empty containers into awesome beach-inspired utensil and napkin holders. It’s quick, easy and inexpensive!
Create the sandcastle of your dreams using sandpaper! It’s easy to do with tons of room for creativity.
Use sand from your favorite vacation spot to create this sweet keepsake. It’s something you’ll treasure for years to come.
These sweet S’mores Starfish are great fun for a pool party or get-together at the beach. They’re as fun to make […]
This printable is a fun way to encourage the kids to practice their cutting skills. It also makes a nice […]
This adorable clay crab makes a fun necklace, zipper pull or keychain. It’s so easy to do!
Throw a fun shark-themed party for a summer birthday or just for fun! There are ideas for recipes, favors, decorations […]
Make this adorable seal using Styrofoam shapes and paint. It makes a great party craft or project to accompany a study […]
Get ready for summer by decorating a container to hold sunscreen and bug sprays. It’s easy to do and keeps […]
Turn a favorite shell into a pretty pendant necklace. It’s easy to do and a great way to remember a […]
Protect yourself from the summer sun with this cute polka dot hat. Choose the paint colors to match your swimsuit […]
By adding a fondant grass skirt, your caramel apple will be doing the hula in no time! This treat is […]
Make a beautiful bracelet inspired by the ocean. This inexpensive craft requires only colored wire, pearl beads, a clasp and […]
These adorable Rice Krispie Hula Girls treats will be the talk of the luau! They are so easy to make […]
Collect sticks and make this beautiful decorative driftwood kite. While it won’t fly in the wind, it looks fantastic ‘flying’ […]
Make a pretty Seashell Wreath with supplies found at a dollar store. This easy craft is inexpensive and a fun […]
Do you want to bring the beach to your house? Make this cool sea shell garland!
Create an adorable fish using wire and beads. Vary the colors and make a whole school of fish!
This fun and easy jellyfish craft is suitable for the youngest of crafters. It’s a fun way to learn more about […]
Make beautiful fish art from driftwood the kids have collected. A great way to remember a special trip to the […]
You’ll have the most fabulous infant in the neighborhood with this no-sew mermaid baby costume! With inexpensive HeatNBond adhesive and […]
Make a collection of fish with scraps of driftwood and a Sharpie. An easy and fun activity.
Make these quick and easy no-sew semaphore flags, then have fun sending coded messages! Great for a party, in a […]
Kids will love making their own version of the storybook favorite, Rainbow Fish! A fun project with lots of room […]
Sew up a shark pencil pouch for Back to school, or any time of the year! This project is best […]
Turn a margarine tub into an adorable blue crab. This is a great way to use up little fabric scraps that […]
Entertain babies and toddlers with a Sea in a Bottle! This easy craft is also fun for preschoolers, who will […]
Don’t throw out those scraps of patterned paper! Turn them into a colorful and whimsical seahorse, inspired by the artwork […]
Discovery bottles are so much fun! This simple ocean-in-a-bottle activity is a classic that never gets old.
Create a colorful, whimsical seahorse! This fun craft uses a warming tray to melt crayons resulting in vibrant color.
Here’s a wonderful craft for this for all those seashells you brought home from vacation! Make a school of fish […]
Homemade goldfish crackers are full of amazing real cheese flavor, and are so easy to make! Perfect for school lunches, […]
Make these simple, no bake, delicious cookies that look like friendly oysters with pearls. Perfect for a mermaid or nautical […]
Turn a not-so-fun medicine cup into a very fun project with these jellyfish! They’re easy to make and perfect for a […]
These adorable life preserver sandwiches are fun to eat and easy to make! A cute addition to an ocean-themed birthday, a […]
Turn a paper bag into a fun octopus puppet! This project is easy enough for the youngest of crafters.
Did you know cupcake liners make the perfect base for a kids fish craft? No matter if they are solid […]
Make a whole jellyfish family using paper bags, paint, and googly eyes. Fun to pair with a study of ocean […]
Turn a Twinkie into one of the most interesting ocean creatures, the narwhal. Easy, fun and tasty!
Learn how to transform an ordinary paper plate into this cute crab! A fun summertime craft for your kids.
Here’s something to do with the clam shells the kids found at the beach. Turn them into these cute Clam […]
Fold paper, decorate it, paint the sea, and cut out a sun to make these cute boat scenes! This tutorial […]
Turn a piece of pipe insulation into an eel. This easy project is something different than the typical “E is […]
This mirror craft will help kids remember your fun visit to the beach. All you need are a mirror, glue, sand, […]
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 […]
Create a cute tropical windsock out of foam to remind your family of fun times at the beach. Follow the […]
These adorable clam critters are easy to make. What a fun way to use shells!
Turn empty clamshells into a fun clam couple! You can use any materials you have on hand to decorate them, […]
Turn painted plastic eggs and a plastic soda bottle into a cute fish-shaped wind chime. It’s inexpensive, fun, and a […]
Dress up plain wrapping paper by using stamps. An easy way to customize a present for any occasion.
If you like collecting driftwood then this fun project is for you. All you need is wood, a hot glue […]
A cute and easy mini jar aquarium that takes minutes to put together and is so fun to display! Make […]