Craft Activities for Kids

Craft Activities for Kids

Range of art & craft activities for kids. Make cards, masks, gifts and toys using simple, even throw-away things... Crafts & art is fun, we'll show you how

Make your Own Trophy

Whether you are playing games, organising a painting competition or giving titles to all your friends, design trophies for all occassions. The things you need: 1. Thermacol sheet 2. Plain paper 3. Adhesive 4. Colours 5: Cutter 6: Scissor 7: Colouring brushes Step 1: Take a thermacol sheet and cut it out in any shape you want to make the upper half of the trophy. Step 2: Stick a...

Egg Carton Flowers

  There are times when you want to give a special gift to a friend or family member and want them to know that you took a great deal of trouble to make it yourself. On days when you feel like that why not try making flowers that always bring a smile to the sternest of faces! How's this for...

Instant Bunny

Fine towel material or flannel is is best for making bunny rabbits. However, you can use any cloth. Here we have used a handkerchief. The things you need: 1. Handkerchief 2. Rubber band 3. Three black and one red bindi or buttons Step 1: Take a handkerchief and start rolling it diagonally from one end. Step 2: Once completely rolled, fold into half and tie...

Decorate Bindis

Look for old bindis lying in your house and give them a new look. The things you need: 1. Plain bindis of different colours and sizes 2. Tiny beads of different colours 3. Adhesive Step 1: Since bindis are small, you will have to decorate them very carefully. Choose the beads that go with the colour of the bindi and stick them in a...

Jumbo Mask

The theme for your next birthday party is Jungle Book and you want to have animal masks. Do you know it is very simple to make these masks at home, from material that is easily available at home. Try it out. The things you need: 1. Paper plate 2. Chart paper 3. Scissors 4. Adhesive 5. Paints 6. Paint brush 7. Ribbon Step 1: From the chart paper cut...

Weave a Thread

This beautiful design board is perfect for your drawing room wall and extremely simple to make. The things you need: 1. Pin board 2. Small size nails 3. Hammer 4. Different coloured threads 5. Black cloth 6. pencil Step 1: Take a soft board and cover it with a black cloth. You can take any size you want. Step 2: With the help of a light coloured pencil...

Cone Caps

Whether it's your birthday party or your grandfather's, it's an ideal occasion to make the conical caps at home. Making them can be more exciting than buying them. The things you need: 1. Chart paper (12 inches x 18 inches) 2. Glue 3. Scissors 4. Glitter glue 5. Cotton ball 6. Ribbon 7. Pencil Step 1: Use the 12 inch side of the chart paper as the height...

Earrings

Use wires to make some colourful, ethnic earrings. You'll be amazed at what a little imagination can do to things. But don't let these ideas restrict you. Let your imagination carry you to greater depths of creativity. Things you need: 1. Thin wires 2. Paint 3. Colourful beads 4. Coloured wool 5. Adhesive 6. Scissors Step 1: Pick up wires that are not very thick, so that...

Make a Toy Periscope

Imagine going to watch a match starring your favourite teams and then not being able to see it properly. This could well be the case if you are seated at an uncomfortable spot. Instead of coming out of the stadium/field in a sour mood, carry your very own periscope to the next match. A periscope is an optical instrument that comes...

The Frog Prince

This frog may not be a prince, but he is certainly charming! So be ready to be wooed by this jumpimg jack's charm. The things you need: 1. Paper plate 2. Green and black paint 3. Brush 4. Scissors 5. Red felt paper 6. Green and white chart paper 7. Glue Step 1: Paint the paper plate green. When it's thoroughly dry, fold the plate in half. Step...