Arts & Crafts

Give your child a chance to embrace his artistic side. Try these great arts and crafts ideas: Whether it's learning a new handcraft like crochet or getting messy with paints, your creative kid will love exploring the many ways to express himself.

Creative Holiday Crafts for Kids

Celebrate the season with these easy projects that kids will love to make.

Gifts Kids Can Make

Get creative with these handmade ideas that are fun (and inexpensive!) to craft and give

Easy Paper Crafts for Your Kids

Jump-start your child's creativity with these simple crafts made from all varieties of colorful paper.

Fun Crafts Made With Autumn Leaves

Encourage your family to take a fresh look at nature by making an ecofriendly art project.

Make An Adorable Paper Owl Craft

This statuesque owl was hatched from humble origins -- namely, a cardboard tube and paper cupcake liners -- so you don't need to be talon-ted to make one!

Fun for Little Ones

Seasonal activities just for parents of kids under 5.

Recreate Five Masterpiece Paintings

Inspire your child's creativity and imagination by introducing famous painters and their most popular paintings.

The No-Knit Trick: Tube Knitting

Have your child tube-knit an entire zoo of puppets to outfit every one of his fingers. Or turn these cuddly cuties into stuffed ornaments, adding wildlife to a loved one's tree.

The No-Knit Trick: Loom Weaving

Use loom weaving to create a woven wall hanging or a loom-woven bookmark.

Minty Mouse

Instructions for making a Christmas decoration using felt and a candy cane.

Kid Craft: No-Sew Superhero Capes

Directions for making a super-cute, no-sew cape for your child.

How to Make an Angel Christmas Ornament

These heavenly ornaments are so easy to make for Christmas. Watch this video to learn how!

Easy Crafts Made from Paper Plates, Cups & Other Dishware

Spend an afternoon with your little ones transforming ordinary paper plates and plastic utensils into entertaining craft projects.

Nature-Inspired Crafts for Kids

Whether you gather supplies in your neighborhood or at the crafts store, your kids will love bringing the outdoors inside with these easy natural crafts projects featuring supplies found in nature.

Simple Wood Crafts

These easy-to-make wood crafts will have both you and your little ones creating animals out of wooden clothespins and train tracks out of Popsicle sticks. Time to start crafting!

8 Creative Egg Carton Crafts

Don't throw out your leftover egg cartons -- transform them into creative decorations, games, and more.

Yarn Crafts Kids Can Make

You'll have a ball this summer when you spend an afternoon creating these simple yarn crafts with your kids.

Circle Tree Christmas Craft: How-To Video

Keep the kids busy while the adults mingle with this super-fun Christmas tree craft.

Easy Pipe Cleaner Pals

Turn everyday craft materials -- drinking straws, pipe cleaners, and beads -- into these adorable bendy buddies.

7 Easy, No-Knit Yarn Crafts

Three simple no-knit techniques are all it takes for you and your kids to create these sweet yarn crafts--perfect to give, and even better to receive.

How to Sew a Monster Patch on Jeans

Creative Ways to Update Kids' Clothes: How to Sew a Monster Patch on Jeans

Snowy Wonderland

Instructions for making a Christmas tree ornament using miniatures.

Circle Christmas Tree

Keep the kids busy while the adults mingle with this super-fun Christmas tree craft.

How to Make Sock Puppets

Stuff stray socks with cotton batting to turn them into a family of playful puppets.

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