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 […]
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.
Organize desk or dresser drawers with organizers made from cardboard boxes. Arrange them to perfectly fit your space, then decorate them with your […]
This Easter Science Kit is a great alternative to an Easter basket full of candy. It includes a printable for […]
Bunnies on a stick are fun for pretend play, puppet shows, or simply as Easter decorations. Make them from cardboard, […]
Re-purpose empty cardboard boxes to create your own floral monogram. This colorful piece of artwork is a lot of fun […]
Turn a cardboard box into a road for kids to drive toy cars. It’s so much fun and there’s so […]
Create very easy a heart garland with recycled cardboard. It looks beautiful and costs basically nothing!
Turn cardboard into a pretty heart-shaped decoration for Valentine’s Days or any time. It’s easy to do and costs practically […]
Make fun book ends that actually look like books! They start as concrete bricks, just waiting to be decorated.
Make this fun and functional dragon marionette puppet with just a couple of supplies and a printable. The tutorial has […]
Make a fun Mayflower voyage magnetic game to celebrate Thanksgiving. The tutorial includes the printables you’ll need.
Create mini theater with figures made of tree bark. Once your characters are done, it’s time to put on a show!
Dress up like a rainbow this Halloween! This cute costume is inexpensive, easy to make, and fun to wear.
These homemade thank you notes couldn’t be easier! They would work great for name tags and place cards too.
Looking for an easy Halloween costume that’s totally unique? This cardboard ice cream costume is just the thing!
Create woven works of art using nothing but cardboard and yarn. It’s fun, easy and the results are so pretty!
Turn a cardboard box into a fun and colorful town toy for kids. It takes some time and an adult […]
This cardboard shark costume couldn’t be easier! It’s simple to customize for any size of child (or adult!).
These cardboard emoji costumes make a fun and easy costume for kids of all ages. They’re inexpensive and great for […]
Recycle a cereal box into a cute backpack for preschoolers! Personalize it with their favorite colors.
Create an awesome cardboard Halloween Town from milk cartons. This fun recycling project looks spook-tacular!
Make whimsical cardboard dolls, inspired by artist Alexander Girard. All you need are cardboard, paint and markers.
Make a super-cool car conveyor belt that’s kid-powered. It starts with a cardboard box.
Turn a cardboard box into a replica of the Arc de Triomphe. It’s easy to do and looks fantastic!
Cars + water = fun! Create a waterproof car wash from a cardboard box.
Make a fabulous play castle from cardboard. It’s perfect for a princess birthday party or anytime pretend play.
Make a fun shape-sorting puzzle out of cardboard. Adults will need to do the cutting, but kids can help with assembly and […]
Turn empty cereal boxes into cute little houses. Then decorate them to create your own cardboard village!
Kids will love building geometric shape sculptures from cardboard. Make multiple sets for even more creative options.
Turn an empty cereal box into a handy mailbox.Use it to store art supplies, completed artwork, or anything else.
Turn ordinary cardboard into a super awesome magnetic car racetrack! It’s so much fun!
Make these easy modern cardboard eggs with the kids! It’s a fun way to talk about colors.
Make a little tent that is just the right size for a mini doll. No sewing involved!
Make this simple heart garland using cardboard and string. Leave it plain, or use paint, markers, crayons or other materials […]
Celebrate a special birthday with big numbers cut from cardboard and then decorated! This is a fun alternative to making […]
Make this easy cardboard dollhouse with chic wallpaper and wheels for extra fun! It doubles as a storage container when […]
These cardboard glitter star wands are fun for parties, holidays, and celebrations. They’re easy and inexpensive to make.
Made from recycled milk cartons, these are gingerbread houses that you can bring out year after year. No edible supplies, […]
Make cute star ornaments from Tetra Pak containers you might ordinarily throw away. It’s easy to do and takes very little […]
Make fruit-inspired suncatchers using recycled cardboard, paint, and bits of colorful cellophane, tissue paper or crepe paper. So pretty and so fun!
Use individually wrapped candies to make a unique wreath. It’s fast and easy to do and makes a wonderful gift.
Use the template to make a fun winter cardboard castle. It’s easy to do and great fun for pretend play.
Make beautiful fish art from driftwood the kids have collected. A great way to remember a special trip to the […]
This homemade clock is a great teaching tool for children ready to learn to tell time. Keep the clock simple […]
Make this easy dinosaur costume out of three boxes and some paint! So much fun for Halloween.