11 Kids Craft Easter Ideas

Kids Craft Easter Ideas

Easter is on its way and its a good time to get creative with your little ones, you can craft lots of stuff including chicks, rabbits and the essential chocolate! Here are some ideas ive put together to hopefully inspire you to take a break from those Easter eggs, even if its for only 10 minutes!

Kiddy Crafty Easter Ideas

Bunny Hat

Great quick and simple idea for that last minute ‘mum i need an Easter bonnet!’

Make an Easter Bunny Bonnet

Paper Plate Easter Bunny Basket

A great use of recycling materials!

Carrot Patch Cupcakes

easy easter desserts

Fingerprint Easter Chicks

Easter Bunny Toilet Roll

DIY Easter Bunny Candy Holder Craft. Perfect toilet paper roll craft to make with kids!  LivingLocurto.com

Glow in the dark Easter Eggs

Using glow sticks for the light!

Glow in the Dark Easter Eggs!! The kids LOVED this!!! { lilluna.com }

Easter Egg Shakers

My little one loves to shake things and make a noise i can see these going down a treat!

Easter Bunny Footprints

I couldnt miss out a footprint post!

easter crafts for preschoolers footprint bunny ears

Potato Printed Chicks

How fun are these made from the humble potato

potato-chicks-craft-for-kids

Paper plate Chick

Another great craft using a recycled material.

Bunny Bums Cookies

How cute are these!

Bunny Butt Cookies

 

 

 

St Patricks Day Rainbow kids Crafts

Rainbow Kids Crafts

Its St Patricks Day on March the 17th and what screams more of St Patricks day than rainbows?

Here are a selection of rainbow inspired kids food and craft activities that look so fun they need to be shared!

Rainbow rice krispies

These are so simple but look so fun, who wouldnt want these in their lunchbox?

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Rainbow heart layer cake

Ok little ones might need a hand with this one, but i couldnt leave this out, how amazing does this look? Takes the standard layer cake to another level!

 

Rainbow Jelly Eggs

Yep thats right jelly rainbow eggs! Probably laid by a rainbow hen as well! 🙂

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Rainbow Sensory Bottles

Great for musical little ones.

Make a Rainbow Sensory Play Bottle / Musical Shaker, great for all ages. From My Little 3 and Me.

Rainbow Salt Crystal painting

I really like the look of this, i can imagine my little one really enjoying the different colours.

 

Rainbow Ice Ball Bin

How big are these?! They make me want to get in the box and have a go!

Rainbow Ice Ball Sensory Bin

 

Shamrock Stamps

I love food stamping and finding out shapes you never knew were there!

pepper stamping st patricks day craft how we learn

 

Rainbow Play dough kit

This is a great kit to have ready for colourful play.

Rainbow Play Dough Kit | Mama Papa Bubba

 

 Keep an eye out for more St Patrick day ideas coming up. 

 

 

 

10 Sensory Craft projects for Kids

sensory crafts kiddy crafty

Ive been looking for some sensory crafts that we can try with my little one. We have already tried the cloud dough that i posted earlier here and although it was messy it did open a new world of fun that both me and her could enjoy.

So im eager to try more and here are a selction of sensory projects that i came across while on my travels that i thought i would share with you. Id love to know what you think and which ones you have already tried.

1. Sensory Art with Shaving Cream and Food Colouring


2. Exploding paint

To me even as an adult this looks fun to do!

Vinegar Baking Soda Preschool Science ~ 3 fun ways to learn and play with Fizzing Paint

 

3. Discovery bottles

4. Sensory Art Play: Colorful Gelatin Castles

Gelatin castles for sensory and art play

5. Sensory Bins

sensory bin goodies

6. Colouring Rice

7. Dying Pasta

colored pasta for preschool craft pasta necklaces

8. Sensory Bags

sensory bags

9. Slime!

There is just something about the kid in me that just wants to make this!

touch edible slime

and lets end with a bounce with Bouncy balls (sorry for the pun!)

homemade bouncy balls