Decorate for Halloween with these cardboard tombstones. Paper mache, textured spray paint, and glue gun spiderwebs make them look so […]
Turn rocks into adorable snails using a fun shake-painting technique. Each one is unique!
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 […]
See the creativity bursting forth as kids make their own toy robots from cardboard. Half the fun is dreaming up […]
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 […]
This fun science experiment explores how towers such as the Space Needle can withstand strong winds and earthquakes. It’s a […]
Create an eye-catching mixed media representation of the Egyptian pyramids at sunset. Each is different and they are all beautiful.
This cupcake looks good enough to eat! But don’t try it, since it’s made of cardboard, tissue paper, and other […]
Make this heart design with shells collected during a beach visit. It’s a wonderful way to remember a special trip.
Create an inspirational “Dream Big” wall plaque using recycled materials and some glitter. What a wonderful recycling project for kids (or […]
Wrap cardboard tulips with colorful yarn to make a pretty spring bouquet. It’s an easy fine motor activity for young […]
Create a beautiful blue jay using yarn and other common craft materials. What a fun project to welcome spring!
Make this stunning sea horse from cardboard and paper. It’s surprisingly simple and lots of fun!
Make a beautiful mixed-media Rainbow Fish inspired by Marcus Pfister’s book. Drywall compound provides great texture and is a fun […]
Plastic Lid Christmas Tree Turn plastic lids and some sparkly embellishments into a Christmas tree. It’s a fun way to […]
This simple gingerbread man ornament looks great hanging from a Christmas tree, doorknob or anywhere else you want to add […]
Make this ‘T is for Tree’ craft during T Week or as a part of a study of trees. This fun […]
Create an airport out of cardboard for hours of pretend play! You can even add lights, just like a real […]
Create a cardboard dragon with cardboard boxes and other materials. They’re great fun for a dragon-themed party, a dragon costume, […]
This stunning peacock is made from plastic spoons and cotton swabs. It’s easy to do and looks spectacular!
This Star-Spangled Banner project combines math, history and art to make a replica of the flag that inspired Francis Scott […]
Make a cute mini indoor treehouse for your succulent plant. It’s easy to do and costs practically nothing.
Make this bird feeder using cardboard, sticks and seeds. It’s a fun and easy spring or summer craft for kids
This adorable mariachi is a miniature piñata in disguise. It all starts with a cardboard tube.
Turn cardboard and crepe paper into a festive cactus piñata! It’s great fun for Cinco de Mayo or any fiesta.
Turn cardboard and plastic wrap into beautiful flower panels. This is a wonderful project to do during spring.
This simple craft combines nature elements and food art. It’s a fun project for Earth Day or any time.
Organize desk or dresser drawers with organizers made from cardboard boxes. Arrange them to perfectly fit your space, then decorate them with your […]