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

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Paper plate Chick

Another great craft using a recycled material.

Bunny Bums Cookies

How cute are these!

Bunny Butt Cookies

 

 

 

Mothers Day Food your Kids can make

Mothers Day Food your Kids Can Make

Here is another Mothers day post but this time some ideas for food. Some of these your little ones might need more help (hint hint dad!) but they might be fine if they are a little older though.

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Mothers day Pancake Breakfast

Pancakes are always a great choice and what about multi-coloured ones to brighten up mums day? Check out my other page for more great pancake ideas.

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find the instructions here.

Raspberry Jelly Hearts

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find full instructions here.

Bacon and Egg Cupcakes

These look yummy and so cute, something different for Mothers day breakfast.

Find the full instructions here.

Tortilla Pizza

Yep thats right, how easy is this! Pizza made on a tortilla!

full recipe here.

Multi-Coloured Muffins!

These look like so fun, using sprinkles as the colouring. Lets hope the kids will leave you one! 🙂

find the full recipe here.

Would it be bad to have them all in one day? 🙂

Crafts for Dad to do for Mothers Day

Crafts for Dad

Its Mothers Day in the UK this Sunday, there is nothing more meaningful than receiving something that is made from the heart. It might look a bit messy, it might not look like what its meant to but knowing that its from your little one im sure means the world.

So i thought of getting some ideas together of crafts for dad to do with the kids in surprise ready for mum to open on Sunday.

What do you think? Id be over the moon to receive any of these gifts and knowing my little one and her dad had taken the time to do them together would make them even more special.

Handprint Pillow

I love how simple this is to make, follow the instructions on the fabric paint bottle and thats its!  A great memento to keep, you dont have to do a bed pillow for this you could also do cushions or how about a memory blanket with all your kids handprints or potential future kids 🙂

Mothers Day Handprint Pillowcase Craft

Craft supplies you will need:

  • Pillowcase

  • Fabric paint

  • Fabric signature marker

  • Paint brush

  • Plastic plates

Craft instructions:

Pour a small amount of paint onto the plastic plates.

Have the children paint one of their hands and then press their hand print on the front of the pillowcase.

Repeat the process till the pillowcase is full of hand prints.

Once done, add the names to each hand print with a fabric signature marker.

see more here.

Coffee Filter Rose

Children can try making this pretty coffee filter rose for Valentine’s Day or Mother’s Day – it’s so pretty, who wouldn’t be happy to receive it!

Coffee Filter Rose

You will need:

3 coffee filter papers
Red paint
Green chenille stem

Instructions:

Water down the paint (approx 4 parts water to one paint). Paint the filter papers. Let dry (you can speed things up by drying out in the oven on a very low heat for a few minutes).

Trim two of the filter papers so you have three different sizes. See photo below.

Coffee filter rose - steps

Fit the smaller two papers inside the largest. Open out into a cone shape and twist the bottom to form a point. Wrap the chenille stem around this to hold the papers together. Leave the other end of the chenille stem loose to be the flower stem.

See more at Activity village.

Wooden Handprint Slices

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find out how over at hope and honey.

Handprint Card

I love how simple this would be, you can use it as a card and write on the back.

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Find out more over at skip to my lou.

Handprint Butterflies

Another handprint craft, im starting to think i have an obsession with hand and foot prints! i think its envy on how everyone can get such good pictures i definitely need more practice!

Mothers Day Finger Paint Art Ideas

Find out over at nifty mom.

Keep an eye out for more Mothers Day craft ideas over the next few days.