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

Danglers for your Car

Some use them as good luck charms -- the danglers hanging from the rear view mirror of the car. Some like to see a nice decoration. Many prefer to buy these danglers but it is possible to make the most interesting and whacky danglers...

Silhouette Cards

The things you need: Black chart paper, white card sheet, pencil, scissors and glue. The things you need: Step 1. Draw an outline of the object on black chart paper. Step 2. Cut it along the outline. Step 3. Make a card from the white card sheet. Step 4. Stick...

Festive Bow and Arrow

Any play on Ramayana is incomplete without the bow and arrow (teer Kamaan). You can make your own bow and arrow, too, but be careful not to hurt anyone. You will need: Elastic, broomstick, plasticine, stem of any tree, scissors and paints. Step 1: Bend the stem...

The Walnut Tortoise

The tortoises are simple to make and you can have great fun playing with them. The things you need: Walnut, card sheet, pencil, eraser, scissors, glue and colours. Step 1. Break a walnut into two. Atleast one shell should be perfect.   Step 2. Put the shell, dome side...

Finger Puppet

Make a finger puppet for your little sister, and watch her squeal with joy. Things you need: 1. Bits of card sheets or thick paper. 2. Sketch pen or crayons. 3. Fevicol. 4. Scissors. Step 1: Draw the outline of a figure that you want to make a...

Papier mache Club

The name of Hanuman makes us think of sheer physical strength. The club was the dreaded weapon with which this faithful devotee of Rama defeated his enemies. So, here's a chance to make your own club and have a swinging time during Dussehra. You will...

Interesting Labels

We all have parties at home and often we hear people asking the ingredients of a dish. Here is how you can tell them. The things you need: White card sheet, pencil, eraser, sketch pens and colours. Step 1. Draw on the card sheet the main ingredient...

Make your own Cards

Things you need: 1) Vegetables like potatoes and lady's finger. 2) A few bottles of bright poster colours. 3) Painting brushes, one for each colour you want to use. 4) Some drawing sheets, or ivory or poster paper. 5) A knife. 6) A water container. What to do: Step 1 Take a potato and...

The Magnetic Fish Bowl

This unusual fishing game is simple to assemble and great fun to play. And you won't have to worry about pulling poor live fish out of the water. Items required: Four to six magnets (one for each player; magnets can be found at any hardware shop), paper...

Make a Balloon Mask

Things you need: A big balloon Adhesive Bowl of water Poster colours, sketch pen, paint brushes A knife Thread A screwdriver An old newspaper. Step1 Blow the balloon and tie it with a string. Then draw a line on it with a sketch pen, dividing the balloon into two equal halves. Step 2 Now tear the newspaper...

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Venice is Sinking

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Kindness to Animals

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Babolito

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The Scent of an Enemy

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A Friend in Need

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