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Kids crafts and children’s art provide hours of kids fun for parents and children. Find art projects and craft ideas for kids of all ages to do at home. Parents will love this easy tool for children’s arts and crafts with step by step instructions.

Make a toy frog

Make a toy frog

This gorgeous frog has a vintage feel and is so easy to make. Filled with rice or grains, he is ...
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Butterfly paintings

Butterfly paintings

Get your kids playing with paints as they create a gorgeous butterfly painting. This is a great art and craft ...
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Paper beard

Craft a dress-up paper beard

Crafting any dress up is excellent fun for the kids and this is one they can do mostly by themselves ...
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Desk Job - Make Your Own Desk Tidy

Desk Job – Make Your Own Desk Tidy

Create your own groovy desk tidy recycling a few cardboard containers and a couple of Resene testpots ...
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Make a paper hobby horse

Make a paper ride on horse

Get the kids to help you make these ride-on horses that require no sewing. They’re perfect for backyard races, pony ...
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Light bulb alien head

Light bulb alien head

Find out how to create an alien head by using a light bulb and a few other supplies. You can ...
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Animal art rocks

Animal art rocks

Most kids love animals and with this animal art rocks art and craft project your kids can create their own ...
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Magnetic lunch chart on Kidspot

Make A Magnetic Lunch Chart

Get some help with school lunches by making this magnetic lunch chart with your kids. The theory is: if they ...
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Old fashioned art: Craft a quill pen

Old fashioned art: Craft a quill pen

If your kids have ever looked at the old fashioned pens and wondered how they worked, here is the perfect ...
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Build a rubber band ball

Build a rubber band ball

Building a rubber band ball is easy to do and also a fun way to store your rubber bands. Here's ...
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Hen egg cup holder on Kidspot

Make an egg cup holder

Try this easy craft activity with FREE printable to make your own hen egg cup holder to hold your soft ...
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Winter craft: Make paper snowflakes

Winter craft: Make paper snowflakes

Paper snowflakes look incredibly complex, but they are one of the easiest low-fuss crafts you can do. All you need ...
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kid with puppet

Sock puppet – advanced

Experimenting with puppets allows children to express all kinds of alter egos; all within the safe haven of imaginative play ...
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Popsicle ballerina

Popsicle stick ballerinas

Get your ballerina craft on with these tiny dancers made out of popsicle sticks and cupcake wrappers ...
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Stained glass window

Stained glass window

This is a great art and craft activity that kids will have so much fun in making. The kids will ...
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very hungry caterpillar fruit stamps

Very Hungry Caterpillar fruit stamps

Bring one of the all-time favourite books to life with a little paint and fruit and the kids will be ...
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Christmas play dough

Christmas play dough recipe

This brilliant play dough recipe smells just like Christmas! The cinnamon, cloves and orange zest combine to give a festive ...
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Chinese firecrackers

Chinese firecrackers

Traditionally, firecrackers are let off each Chinese New year to warn away the man-eating monster Nian. Now your kids can ...
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Make your own parachute toy

Make your own parachute toy

This is a great art and craft activity that will have your kids expressing their creativity in no time. The ...
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Christmas lantern craft activity

Christmas floating lanterns

These pretty floating Christmas lanterns look lovely floating in a tub or pool in your home or garden. Get maximum ...
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Peanut butter play dough

Peanut butter play dough

This simple peanut butter play dough can be rolled and shaped by little hands and then later baked for a ...
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Wooden spoon character

Wooden spoon puppets

Puppet shows not only encourage imaginative play, they bring out the creative kid hiding inside. Make your own characters or ...
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Make pretty purses

Make pretty purses

Time to raid the cupboards or the second hand shops for this fun dress-up activity. Bring a squeal of excitement ...
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Create a favourites pinboard

Create a favourites pinboard

A few of my favourite things is an innovative art and craft project to inspire your childrens artistic talents and ...
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Painted fruit patterns art project

Painted fruit patterns art project

Your kids will love getting a little bit messy with this fun paint activity! By using the different shapes of ...
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dreamcatcher

How To Make A Dreamcatcher

Get your kids to make their own dreamcatcher to hang in the home. This dreamcatcher tutorial is easy to follow, ...
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Fruit Loop rainbows on Kidspot

Fruit loop rainbow craft

Sure, Fruit Loops aren't exactly nutritious, but that's why you can use them for a fun St Patrick's Day craft ...
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Hand Print Christmas Tree

Hand print Christmas tree

Christmas art is something the kids can be proud of this year and with this cool art and craft activity, ...
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Paper tent collage

Paper tent collage

Relive a great family camping holiday, or create one that you would love to be a part of. This collage ...
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Paper heart pillow

Paper heart pillow

Valentines Day usually involves people sending cards and special gifts to their loved ones. This paper heart pillow is a ...
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Block puzzle advent calendar

Block puzzle advent calendar

Here's a way to get the kids even more excited about counting down the days to Christmas - a puzzle ...
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egg carton lobster ocean craft

Make an egg carton lobster

If you have some egg cartons in your recycling box, turn them into a wonderful art project! This egg carton ...
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Paper beads

Paper beads

Paper beads are a great project for kids and use supplies you probably already have, plus making them uses up ...
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French knitting machine

Winter Craft: Make A French Knitting Machine

Did you have a Knitting Nancy or a French knitting machine when you were a kid? Now you can make ...
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Kids advent calendar

Kids advent calendar

Get into the holiday spirit with this advent calendar activity. Make a calendar the kids can use year after year ...
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Make easy no-sew pillows

Make easy no-sew pillows

These pillow slips are so easy to make, you don;t even need to sew a single stitch ...
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Bubble bath

Bubble bath

This homemade recipe for bubble bath will have the kids ready to jump in the bath at any time of ...
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Merry and bright with a coastal Christmas

Merry And Bright With A Coastal Christmas Theme

With the hustle and bustle of Christmas being stressful for many of us, decorating your home in calming, tranquil blues ...
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Simple no-glue leaf collage

Simple no-glue leaf collage

Start the day with a nature walk and gather a collection of leaves. Then come inside and make this easy ...
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Make your own trains, boats and planes

Make your own trains, boats and planes

Imaginative play is so much fun. Children can spend many happy hours being imaginative, playing with odds and ends to ...
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Sleek traditional paper plane on Kidspot

How to make a sleek traditional paper plane

Making paper planes is a simple paper activity for kids that leads to fun outdoor games as they fly their ...
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Salt playdough recipe

Salt playdough recipe

Salt playdough dries harder and can be baked to make models that will last. Kids can get very creative and ...
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Paint your own circle headboard

How To Create A Painted Headboard

Love the look of painted headboards? Create your own half-moon headboard featuring Scandi-inspired blues to achieve a modern, moody bedroom ...
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Egg carton bus

Build an egg carton bus

Make a bus out of an egg carton that kids can use to transport their toys around the house or ...
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crayon

Create an impressive melted crayon artwork

Simple crayons can make beautiful art - and not just by drawing with them! Line up some wax crayons, rainbow-style, ...
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