Make a colorful school of adorable fish using wooden clothespins and scrapbook paper! A fun craft for the kids.
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!
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 […]
Homemade marshmallow stars are dipped in dark chocolate and coated in graham cracker crumbs. Two little eyes complete the cute […]
Adorable sea creatures full of vibrant colors, an easy project for you and the kids! This is a fun way […]
Bring the beach home with this fun sand cast starfish project. Be sure to read the sand casting cleanup tips […]
Make an adorable octopus using pipe cleaners and Styrofoam balls! A fun craft for the kids, great for a classroom […]
Make boats from corks, craft sticks and craft foam. If the weather is warm, sail them in a pool or […]
These pretty fish would make a great decoration for your ocean themed birthday party. A great centerpiece or something fun […]
This pony bead fish is perfect for religious settings like Sunday School or VBS, or as an ocean or beach […]
These paper plate sharks are easy to make and suitable for even the youngest of crafters. Each shark is one-of-a-kind […]
This Cardboard Tube Jellyfish couldn’t be cuter! It’s a great craft to teach your kids about recycling and lots of […]
Whether it’s Shark Week or just an ordinary Tuesday, this shark craft is fun for kids and makes a great […]
Turn your dyed eggs into narwhals! This fun Easter craft is really easy and couldn’t be cuter!
Make bright orange fish from paper plates and cups. It’s a great project for an underwater theme or a Finding […]
Bright, cheery paper plates turn into a school of fish in just a couple of easy steps. Easy enough for […]
Dive in and make this adorable sea creature! Recycle cardboard tubes to make this friendly octopus.
Create a cute set of mix-and-match mermaids from clothespins, construction paper, scrapbook paper, and ribbon. Your mermaid fan will have […]
This project, adapted from the well known Paper Plate Aquarium, is a unique and fun way for kids to create […]
Adorable sea creatures made from construction paper and cardboard tubes.
Use mini craft sticks and photo-realistic patterned papers to recreate your favorite boardwalk. It’s a fun way to remember a […]
This yummy crab snack is very easy to make and couldn’t be cuter! Best of all, it’s a healthy choice.
Turn golf balls and craft foam into sharks. Make them as cute or as menacing as you want!
This ocean craft is a fun way to introduce children to the long sound of O. Use the printable templates […]
Turn a paper plate and paper bowl into a friendly stingray. It’s easy to do!
Follow the eight simple step-by-step instructions to draw your own seagull. Then take the time to learn more about this […]
The movable jaws on these paper plate sharks let kids have great fun biting, chomping, and munching with them. The […]
This fun snorkeler is made with paper, paint, craft foam, a straw, and more. It’s a wonderful mixed media project […]
Make this heart design with shells collected during a beach visit. It’s a wonderful way to remember a special trip.
Make a darling egg carton whale with just a few simple supplies. It’s so easy to do!
This colorful fish is a fun way to introduce kids to weaving. All you need is construction paper.
Turn red cupcake liners into the cutest crab you’ve ever seen! Using different sizes of googly eyes gives these creatures […]
Create a spectacular summer suncatcher – a giant shark! This awesome craft is fun for kids of all ages.
Make an adorable jellyfish craft with paper plate, tissue paper and yarn. It’s a fun, multi-step project that kids will […]
This paper plate boat is a fun summer craft for kids. It’s easy to transform into a pirate ship, a […]