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.

Creative Holiday Crafts for Kids

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

Easy Paper Crafts for Your Kids

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

5 Crafts Kids Can Make for a Good Cause

Parents magazine worked with charities across the country to create projects that help kids and animals in need, all while teaching your own children the spirit of giving.

Fun Crafts Made With Autumn Leaves

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

8 Crafts From Household Items

Tap into your kids' creative side with these easy projects that can be assembled from everyday items.

Recreate Five Masterpiece Paintings

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

Fun Fall Crafts for Kids

Celebrate the arrival of autumn with these fun seasonal projects.

Chenille Stem Craft Ideas

Your kids will adore twisting and bending brightly colored chenille stems into these fun and easy craft projects.

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.

How to Make an Angel Christmas Ornament

Learn how to make a heavenly angel Christmas ornament.

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.

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.

Clay Crafts Kids Will Love

Your children will adore rolling, squeezing, twirling, and pulling easy-to-sculpt clay into these fun and imaginative craft projects.

20 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.

Styrofoam Crafts for Kids

You'll treasure these made-by-kids plastic foam crafts not only because they're adorable but because of the quality time you spent making them together.

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

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

How to Make a Guitar

Cardboard boxes form the base of this inspired instrument while corks make the tuning pegs.

Snowy Wonderland

Instructions for making a Christmas tree ornament using miniatures.

Easy Pipe Cleaner Pals

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

Can Pencil Holder

Sort office supplies in style with this neat desk organizer.

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