crafts

  • Welcome to our Crafts section. Enjoy the many tips and tutorials for kids crafts and activities and holiday and decor DIY projects. This list shares some of our most popular how-to posts, or scroll down for the latest projects.

DIY Spring Butterfly Craft

craftskids crafts

Written by:

Who is ready for spring? I love it when the temperature starts warming and the trees and plants start turning vibrate colors. I can’t think of a better way to celebrate spring than to do some crafts with your kids. This butterfly craft is not only cheap to make, but you might already have all the supplies in your home. If not, your local dollar store will have everything you need.




Spring Butterfly Craft

Supplies needed

  • Watercolors
  • Coffee Filters

Read the full article...

umbrella-feature1 April Showers Finger Paint Kids Craft

craftskids crafts

Spring is here, and April showers are on the horizon! And while rainy days may keep this Florida family indoors, we certainly can have a bit of rainy crafting fun at home! Those April showers inspired us to create this easy April Shower Finger Paint Kids Craft. Just a few…

Read the full article...

Spring artwork720 Easy Spring Artwork Canvas Frames

craftsdecor & DIY

Spring has arrived and so has the urge to decorate our nests! Today I’m showing you an easy tutorial on how to make fun artwork for your mantels, walls, or rooms to bring that Spring feeling into your home!




How fun are these curvy frames on painted canvas? …

Read the full article...

Card Holder Me Time: Sewing a Wallet or Credit Card Holder

craftsdecor & DIY

It’s important to set aside “me time…” during the day. There are days where my patience is running thin and things just aren’t going smoothly.  Those are the days when I need to sit down and focus on something completely different to help my mind reset.
One of

Read the full article...

plate81 Easy Sharpie Pen Craft Project

craftsdecor & DIYwhat's popular

Need a creative outlet with something fabulous to show for it? Look no further, our easy Sharpie pen craft project is here to save the day!
Studies show that doodling helps your brain focus, as it helps your mind from wandering away from whatever is happening. Ultimately it’s proven that…

Read the full article...

easter collage 42 Easter Treats and Crafts

craftsholidays

Easter is hopping around the corner, and quick! This year, celebrate Easter with your family’s traditional egg hunt or make new traditions… with your own creative ideas. If you need help coming up with some, we have that covered. With so many fun treats and crafts for the family, this

Read the full article...

paper-craft-DIY-flowersv2 Spring Fresh Bouquet: Paper Craft DIY Flowers from Book Pages

craftsdecor & DIY

Like most of us, I am more than ready for spring this year. A fresh bouquet of flowers might just brighten up the house. I adore the book art of artist Lisa Occhipinti. I especially love her Sea Anemones. They inspired these DIY flowers… created from the pages of

Read the full article...

shamrock2 St. Patrick’s Day Rainbow Wreath

craftsholidays

St. Patrick’s Day is not a holiday that gets as much attention as Valentine’s Day or Christmas. St. Patrick’s Day signifies Christianity in Ireland…. It can be a fun holiday to celebrate with the kids. We are all looking for a reason to wear green, get crafty, and have

Read the full article...

P.S. I Love You DIY Valentine’s Day Craft: P.S. I Love You

craftsdecor & DIY

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, and I wanted to make something special for my husband to put on his desk at work. Are you looking for an easy Valentine’s Day craft… for your sweetie? I have the perfect P.S. I love you craft that you can make in an afternoon.

Read the full article...

IMG_3274v720 Kids Crafts: Olympic Torch Craft

craftskids crafts

Are you ready for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics to begin? If your kids are like mine, they love to celebrate with all the athletes. We watch the opening ceremonies together, and set up our DVR to record our favorite sporting events. Help your family get in the Olympics spirit…

Read the full article...

Web Statistics