Enjoy these awesome crafts for kids! So many fun and easy summer kids activities.
Keep kids entertained this summer with these fun activities and crafts for kids!
I’ve been collecting cute arts and crafts project ideas for kids and hope you enjoy my favorite ideas! These fun and easy crafts for kids will no doubt help you fight off the summer boredom!
Find paper crafts, recipes, outdoor activities, water fun, science experiments and more. Boys and girls will love these awesome ideas! When you hear someone say “I’m bored” just pop over to this page for something fun to do.
Make Mini Paper Purses – I can imagine the creativity from kids on this fun craft idea!
Spray Color T-Shirt Kids Activity – Art and science collide in this fun craft perfect for summer.
Make Cute Food Crafts – Have fun in the kitchen with these 15 fun food recipe ideas for kids.
Lego Fidget Spinner – If you have a Lego lover, then you’ll want them to watch this video for making their own Lego Fidget Spinner!
Kid Science Experiments – Exploding Diet Coke are always a blast.
Get Crafty with Corks – Enjoy some wine, while the kids craft with these 12 cork craft ideas for kids!
Make a Pool of Bubbles – This easy idea is perfect for backyard summer fun!
Make a Paper Bag City – Seriously cute and easy idea to keep artistic kids entertained.
Build a DIY Doll House – All you need are empty boxes, hot glue gun and scrap paper!
Make Poop Emoji Brownies – What kid doesn’t like poop emojis? Eating them is super fun!
Make Mud Pictures – Get the water hose ready and have a ball
Build a Lightsaber – Star Wars lovers will go wild for these easy weapons made from pool noodles.
Make a Paper Collar for a Stuffed Animal – My daughter came up with this fun idea for kids. Enjoy!
Make Toilet Paper Roll Owls – Have a HOOT with this easy art project.
Water Gun Painting – Inspire your kid’s creativity with this fun art project!
Make a Minion Smoothie – This is super cute and good for kids too!
Make a Water Blob – A fun and quick outdoor play idea that any age will love.
Make DIY Grass Head Guys – This garden activity for kids is super cute.
Stain Glass Paint with Lids – A little wax paper and paint and your kids will become a famous artist!
Make Water Bottle Bubbles – Perfect for summer bubble fun.
DIY Paper Bag Discovery Book – A great kids summer craft activity for nature walks and scavenger hunts.
Save Summer in a Jar – We did this activity on our beach vacation, but you could do this pretty much anywhere with anything!
Homemade Scented Sidewalk Chalk – Kids will love helping to make this easy chalk recipe.
Crochet Flowers – This is a great beginning tutorial for the easiest flower pattern ever!
Make Fizzing Sidewalk Paint – It’s part science and magic.
Paint and Tint Mason Jars – It’s so easy that kids can do it.
Make Dogs and Cats from Paper Cups – Kids will love making their own pets!
Make a Tie Dye T-Shirt Bag – This is a cool and simple to sew bag made from t-shirts.
Star Wars Toilet Roll Characters – Blast off with this fun craft idea!
Melted Bead Accessories – A creative a fun idea.
Paint with Glow in the Dark Ice – So fun for a hot Summer night! The art effects of the glowing, melting ice are really neat, too!
Egg Carton Boat – This is just plain summer sweetness!
Bug Magnet with Bottle Caps – A simple idea all kids will love!
Make a Duct Tape Shield & Sword – A perfect activity for boys ready to battle.
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Originally published on July 7, 2014. Last Updated on April 18, 2019 by Amy Locurto