Make a guitar (or bango, violin, etc.) out of recycled cracker boxes and cardboard tubes. Your preschooler can help put […]
Recycle plastic bottles by turning them into fish! This fun craft gives kids plenty of room to be creative.
Create a beautiful banner to tell someone (like Grandma and Grandpa!) how much you love them. This is a great […]
These stunning lanterns are made with empty plastic water bottles and paper! Simply use the printable and a craft knife and […]
Corral those pencils and pens that seem to end up all over the house with our recycled pencil holders. All […]
Kids are fascinated by tiny pieces and parts, and will love using bolts, washers and other small items to use […]
When the kids go out to explore, send one of these park explorer kits along with them. Made from […]
Turn a margarine tub into an adorable blue crab. This is a great way to use up little fabric scraps that […]
Use an old pair of jeans to make this super easy pencil pocket in just minutes. No sewing required!
This stuffed newspaper panda craft is simple to make and so super cute. Tearing and crumpling the newspaper that is […]
Repurpose those empty plastic fruit cups and egg cartons to plant a rainbow of beautiful flowers. What a great way […]
Lost some of the cards in a deck? Don’t throw out the deck – use those mismatched cards to make […]
Recycle cardboard tubes, turning them into pretty patriotic wreaths for Memorial Day. Hang one on the front door or in […]
These adorable little graduation favors are so easy to make. Personalize them to match the school colors by changing out […]
Create your own version of the Statue of Liberty’s torch. It’s made with simple recycled materials and features a glittering […]
Put old magazines to good use with this fun symmetry activity. It’s a fun project that takes very few supplies.
Raid the recycling bin to make this hot air balloon featuring friends or family members. It’s a fun project that […]
Use the newspaper to create your own math review problems. This fun activity has a lot of hidden learning for […]
Use old bottle caps or milk caps to make an adorable ocean scene. It’s a fun way to create using […]
Decorate a porch with these colorful wind chimes made from recycled tin cans. Experiment with different sizes and shapes to […]
Turn those empty cardboard tubes into slick racecars, using little more than paint and construction paper. A fun project for […]
Turn eggshells into planters representing the whole family. What a great project to do together in the spring or any […]
Seeded Paper Bookmark These seeded paper bookmarks serve two purposes. Use them to mark a page in your favorite book […]
Turn a rainbow of colorful buttons and recycled lids into this beautiful wind chime. It’s perfect for the garden, the […]
Kids of all ages will have a great time building their own mini robots from the ground up. The step […]
In just a few simple steps, you can turn old cutlery into tinkling wind chimes. Hang it outside on a […]
Have kids use their imaginations to turn recycled household products into pretty spring blooms. Plant one flower or a whole […]
Make this beautiful egg carton flower bouquet with your kids. It’s a great way to turn recycled objects into art.
Turn an old pair of jeans and some felt into a darling apron that kids can use for cooking or […]
To help keep our planet green, craft using recycled materials. Learn how easy it is to turn an empty food […]
Turn paper plates and cardboard tubes into a fun family ring toss game. Older kids can cut out the circles […]
Use plastic milk jugs and paint to make these adorable little ladybugs. It’s a great way to use a material […]
Celebrate Earth Day by sorting through clean trash or recyclables to make a colorful rainbow. This is a great way […]
Recycle those cardboard egg cartons into a favorite childhood game of checkers. Offer up some Easter candy to the one […]
Create your own phone charging station using an empty plastic bottle. Decorate it with fabric, ribbon, or other materials to […]
Turn an empty cereal box and construction paper into a record player. The tutorial includes instructions for making an Elvis […]
These cardboard tube bunnies are so cute and fun! Tissue paper gives them their bright colors.
Show your little builders how they can make their own building set using craft sticks, Velcro dots and plastic bottle […]
Turn an empty container into a cute person whose hair really grows. This gardening project is fun for kids of […]
Learn how to make cute reusable kitchen sponges for yourself and to give as gifts in as little as 5 […]
Turn an empty cardboard tube into an adorable owl that is perfect for Valentine’s Day! This fun craft is easy […]
This cute snowman is made with tin cans and homemade puffy paint. Hang your snowman inside or out and enjoy […]
These cute puzzles start with Christmas cards. Throw a few into your bag for a boredom buster to pull out […]
Turn a cardboard tube into a polar bear in just a few steps. International Polar Bear Day is February 27th, […]
These adorable snowman ornaments made from discarded keys are a great recycling project for kids. They’re perfect for decorating the […]
Turn Christmas cards into beautiful tree decorations! This is a wonderful way to reuse old Christmas cards.
Turn an old light bulb into a darling snowman in a few easy steps. This is such a fun way […]
Cardboard tubes make it fun to create beautiful fireworks paintings! It’s fun for patriotic celebrations, New Year’s Eve and more.
Decorate a box with holiday papers and washi tape to create an organizer to hold everything you need to send […]
Make this fun snowman garland with plastic gumball machine capsules. Hide trinkets inside for little ones count down to Christmas […]
Create a forest of origami trees using paper and a cork. It’s an easy project for kids who are origami […]
Decorate for winter with these simple faux birch logs made with cardboard tubes. It really couldn’t be easier!
Create a fun snowman hat centerpiece that you can enjoy all winter long. Can you guess what common household item […]
Have lots of plastic bags and paper lying around? Recycle them into a snowman by following these simple instructions.
Turn empty bottles into adorable turkeys for Thanksgiving. These little gobblers are proudly displaying what they are thankful for!
This sweet little snowman ornament started as an old cork. Kids will love this trash-to-treasure project.
Pull out the cardboard tubes and construction paper to make these adorable spooky eyeball bracelets for Halloween! These easy-to-make Halloween […]
Create fairytales by using cardboard tubes and boxes to make castles. Encourage the kids to use their imaginations to design […]
Transform an empty oatmeal container into a huge sunflower! The results are stunning. This is a great project for summer […]
Have a hoot of a good time turning cardboard tubes into wise owls. Paint and fabric scraps add lots of […]