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.

13 Easy Halloween Crafts for Toddlers

Even tiny hands can make these adorable Halloween decorations--with supervision from Mom or Dad, of course.

Easy Paper Crafts for Your Kids

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

Creative Holiday Crafts for Kids

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

5 Solar-Powered Crafts and Activities

These simple crafts and activities are made with the power of good old-fashioned sunshine.

Spectacular Summer Craft Ideas for Kids

Fun indoor and outdoor activities for stretching out summer.

Get Your Groovy On! How to Tie-Dye with Kids

Tie-dyeing T-shirts is a fab outdoor activity for the whole family.

8 Creative Egg Carton Crafts

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

12 Best Photo Apps for Moms

With all of the amazing photo apps available, there's simply no excuse not to be snapping away at your kid multiple times a day. The only hitch is deciding which apps are the best, and easiest, to use. Download any of these 12 mom-approved photo apps for your iPhone, iPad, or Android device to instantly feel like a professional photographer.

Martha Stewart's Crafts for Kids: Pipe Cleaner Pals How-To

Turn colorful pipe cleaners into small, fuzzy forest and jungle animals.

How to Make Soap Bars

Learn how to make these impressive (and easy!) DIY soap bars using just juice boxes, cooking spray, glycerin soap, popsicle sticks, a measuring cup, & food dye.

Darling Dove

Instructions for making a dove Christmas ornament using felt.

Fiesta Party Pinata: How-To Video

Parents' lifestyle editor Taryn Mohrman shows how to make a homemade pinata for your child's birthday.

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.

Gifts Kids Can Make

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

Simple Craft Projects for Kids

For fun family time, try one of these sweet and easy projects made from everyday materials.

Fun Foam Craft Projects for Kids

Get your kids' creative juices flowing with these simple foam craft projects that take minutes to make and create hours of fun.

Fun Fall Crafts for Kids

Celebrate the arrival of autumn with these fun seasonal projects

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.

Dazzling Sparkle Kids' Crafts

Transform ordinary craft ideas from drab to fab by adding a little bling. Our easy projects offer hours of bedazzling fun.

Easy Pipe Cleaner Pals

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

Puppy Puppet Craft

Transform cardboard tubes into a marionette; the ears are snipped from half a tube.

Kid Craft: No-Sew Superhero Capes

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

How to Make a Jumping Origami Frog

Teach your child how to fold a sheet of origami paper into a frog.

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