Turn a paper bag into a fun octopus puppet! This project is easy enough for the youngest of crafters.
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!
Boys like to wear necklaces, but most jewelry boxes are geared at girls. Make this shark jewelry holder and help […]
What fun! This picture frame looks like the jaws of a great white shark. Great for kids that love sharks, […]
Learn how to make these positively darling shark themed mittens. They are super sweet and double as puppets!
Use a couple of terra cotta pots to create this adorable shark. You could even use foam cups for this […]
We love this adorable shirt that comes complete with its own shark fin! Fun for boys who love sharks, and […]
Here’s a cute project for the kids that they can play with afterward. Make shark puppets from paper bags for […]
While originally created for Valentine’s Day to collect cards, this is a fun shark craft in general that kids will […]
Make a fun shark themed hat to wear anytime you like, but especially during Shark Week!
If you’re a shark fan, you are going to love cutting up a toy shark and turning it into several […]
Make fun sharks that you can eat by making these homemade ice cream sandwiches. Fun to decorate!
This quick and easy game can be made in just minutes using a few supplies and a free printable.
This adorable do-it-yourself game is great fun for the kids. Get your free printable and instructions just in time for […]
This adorable wreath is made from dollar store flip-flops! A great craft project for the kids, especially during Shark Week!
This game has different skill levels, and can be played on the floor or a large table or, for a […]
We love these socks that look like a shark is eating your foot! Great fun, especially for those shark loving […]
Using a few dollar store supplies, you can create a fun shark puppet to play with for hours! Great project […]
Use paper plates and a free shark printable to make this mobile for your bedroom or classroom. Great for a […]
Make a fun homemade shark pin to wear on your shirt or attach to your bag or backpack. A fun […]
Make a whole jellyfish family using paper bags, paint, and googly eyes. Fun to pair with a study of ocean […]
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 […]
Create a cute tropical windsock out of foam to remind your family of fun times at the beach. Follow the […]
Dress up plain wrapping paper by using stamps. An easy way to customize a present for any occasion.
A cute and easy mini jar aquarium that takes minutes to put together and is so fun to display! Make […]
Finding Nemo brooch is a new craft idea! Here I will show detailed steps on making this felt clown fish […]
This is a fun & messy way for kids to paint mermaids with bubble wrap and thumbprints. There’s also an […]
Empty out your pencil sharpeners, but save those shavings! They work perfectly as scales on this adorable fish.
Here’s a fun art project that has a little of everything: some painting, a little experimenting with a new technique, […]
Throw a fun Mermaid Picnic, featuring a hot dog octopus, “ocean” cup with goldfish, a watermelon seahorse and a mermaid […]
Make a letter-chomping shark from a business-sized envelope! The project is fun to make and preschoolers will love ‘feeding’ letters […]
Paint the sea with watercolor, the beach with sponge prints and then paint ships in different sizes and then glue […]
Make this underwater collage using watercolors for the ocean & chalk to draw the jellyfish! A fun art project for […]
Make this fun & easy collage by drawing lines with white crayon on a piece of white paper. Paint it […]
Paint the sea with watercolors and make the beach and the fish with sponge stamps. A fun ocean or aquarium […]
Make an adorable octopus using a recycled water bottle! A fun ocean themed craft that’s great for summer and makes […]
Make an adorable whale card using cardstock, patterned paper, and pennies! When you move the card, the whale swims back […]
Turn your child’s hand prints into adorable and summery crab t-shirts! Great for a trip to the beach or the […]
These adorable felt finger puppets are the perfect afternoon craft for summer days. Follow the instructions to make a whale […]
Use the seashells that you collected at the beach to make stepping stones for your garden or yard! A fun […]
Wondering what to do with all of the beautiful seashells your children collect during summer vacation at the beach? Do […]
Use contact paper and any decorative materials you have on hand (sequins, glitter, confetti, etc.) to make beautiful jellyfish. Fun […]
This project uses pencil, Sharpie and paint to make the beautiful and elegant jellyfish. A perfect project for a group.
Turn sandpaper into starfish for a fun and easy summer craft. These would also make cute decorations for a beach-themed […]
Your kids will love making a seal who can balance a ball in the air. Vinyl tubing is the secret […]
A craft and activity perfect for those hot summer days. So simple and fun, your kids will LOVE it! A […]
A slightly different spin on the traditional braided yarn octopus.Try this cute project with or for your kids, they will […]
Make a beautiful and colorful jellyfish painting. All you need is watered down paint to create this fun project. A […]
Make this easy Paper Plate Aquarium based on One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish. A fun project for […]
This homemade jellyfish costume is as easy to make as it is adorable. Add glow sticks to the costume at […]
Here are some Under the Sea printables, including number cards and a W is for Whale tracing sheet. A fun […]
Create an adorable fish from an empty 2-liter bottle! An adult will need to do the cutting, but even the […]
Make Mr. Steve the whale crochet applique with this step by step photo tutorial. This is a great pattern for […]
This shark costume is totally adorable! A fun costume, especially for your little boy. Use it after Halloween too […]
Use seashells and other items collected from summer vacation to create a salt dough keepsake. Fun for the garden, but […]
Go under the sea and make a crepe paper jellyfish. If you enjoy beach themed crafts this is one you […]
Display summer souvenirs in jars and instantly rust the lids for a weathered vintage look. Kids will enjoy watching the […]
Kids can personalize coffee mugs with Sharpie pens to make great gifts for grandparents, teachers…even Mom and Dad!
Using cake pop filling and sand molds create these adorable mini sand sea creatures. Fit perfectly into a summertime beach […]
Keep math facts fresh in their heads during summer vacation – practice one-to-one correspondence and number identification with this friendly […]