This paper plate boat is a fun summer craft for kids. It’s easy to transform into a pirate ship, a […]
Ocean Crafts for Kids
Looking for ocean crafts that are kid friendly? We have almost 300 ocean themed craft ideas; from turtles to sharks and jellyfish to seashells. Plenty of ocean projects to choose from!
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 […]
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 […]
Ocean-themed pots can be used for party decorations or as decorations in a child’s room. Great way to use sand […]
Discover how easy it is to make a pinata using paper mache. This cute fish pinata would be great for […]
Learn how to make these cute fish out of cardboard tubes. The tutorial includes the bowl pattern and a coloring […]
These ‘crab cakes’ are perfect for a hot summer day, a beach-themed party, or year-round fun. They’re easy to make […]
This handprint crab craft comes complete with a printable beach themed background. A fun project even the little ones can […]
If your kids like to pick up sticks take them home and make a piece of stunning art. This driftwood […]
Paint the sea & then add some texture with sponge prints! Paint and cut some colorful fish and glue them […]
Make a pretty plaque that shows off your beach treasures. Show off your found treasures of shells and driftwood.
This adorable whale and clown fish craft starts with a paper cup. Use the tutorial as a springboard to create […]
Make a splash at a beach or pool party with an armful of these ocean-themed treats. So fun and so […]
Decorate an ocean themed cupcake using edible cupcake wrapper waves made from modeling chocolate.
It only takes a couple of simple steps to make these sweet sand dollars. This is a fun beach themed […]
Adding a bit of sand and a few shells to candle holders not only looks gorgeous, but it also makes […]
Recycle some cardboard tubes into an adorable school of colorful jeweled fish! Lots of room for creativity!
Next time you are at the beach, try your hand at making shell art. It’s easy and fun to do, […]
Our old friend the paper plate once again is the foundation of this Paper Plate Fish craft. A fun ocean […]
This adorable blue whale is easy, inexpensive, and quick to make. The instructions are in Bulgarian, but there is a […]
Decorate a summer party with these adorable fish. This simple craft uses construction paper and is easy enough for even […]
Make a darling egg carton whale with just a few simple supplies. It’s so easy to do!
Celebrate Shark Week with this cute paper tube shark craft. It’s a fun craft to accompany a study of ocean […]
This adorable shark craft is made from a paper plate and blue paper. A great craft for the boys too. […]
Make a colorful school of adorable fish using wooden clothespins and scrapbook paper! A fun craft for the kids.
This school of fish dessert is made from scoops of sherbet and candy toppings. It’s a fun treat for a […]
Create a miniature underwater world with a paper plate and colorful paper! A fun project the kids will love.
Use old bottle caps or milk caps to make an adorable ocean scene. It’s a fun way to create using […]
These fish are really simple to make and your little ones will have hours of fun playing with them when […]
Chocolate mermaid tail cupcake toppers are delicious and easy to make. They’re so much fun for a party or special […]
Bring the fun and sun of the beach into the kitchen! Use a beach toy to mold peanut butter fudge […]
Porcupine fish blow themselves up with air or water to double their size and intimidate enemies. Porcupine fish further intimidate […]
Use your imagination to design your own sea monster using construction paper. There are no rules – be creative!
Make some colorful tide pool art with watercolors and sand! A fun way to wrap up the end of summer […]
Turn empty cardboard tubes into a sea of colorful fish. Decorate them however you’d like – there’s tons of room […]
All you need is an inexpensive plastic pail, your favorite cake and frosting, and this simple recipe for edible “sand” […]
This fun summertime craft is a great way to create a fun keepsake that will last forever. Make summer vacation […]
A quick and simple way to decorate for a deep sea birthday party. These paper plate shark jaws can be […]
Use your little one’s hands & foot to create this happy little keepsake lobster. What fun!
Kids love undersea adventures and this paper plate craft will reaffirm their love. They will have so much fun creating […]
Turn any shape into a sandy work of art. This fun activity is actually a low-mess project, thanks to one inexpensive […]
A fun way to use up those old CD’s and DVD’s you have lying around. Turn them into sparkly fish!
This is a totally creative and fun project made from a plastic bottle and a plastic grocery bag! Video below.
Make a beautiful ocean scene using nothing but tissue paper, cardstock or construction paper, and some drops of water. This […]
Use sand molds and store bought marshmallows to create this adorable goldfish. Great for a pool or beach party.
Summer is the perfect time for these adorable sea shell creatures!! ??
Your kids can make and decorate their own game board, then play a game that helps reinforce their counting skills. […]
This adorable crab is made from seashells! It’s a great way to use some of those shells you find on […]
Create a masterpiece with colored salt and glue. Loads of fun and a project that will bring plenty of smiles.
Candy eyes and sprinkles make these starfish cookies super-easy to decorate.
Personalized Seashell Here’s a great way for kids to save their treasures from the beach all in one place! […]
Make this adorable shark out of a wooden spoon, some craft foam and paint!
Turn one hot dog into two crabs and two octopi! Your kids will love these little guys and lunchtime will […]
A fun snack for the kids that’s not only adorable, but fun to look at too!
Turn cardboard tubes and glitter into sparkly fish, then hang them as a mobile. It’s a wonderful project for Sunday […]
Learn the secrets to painting on construction paper instead of pricy canvas or heavy papers! This lighthouse painting project is […]