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10 Fun & Easy Crafts

10 fun and easy craft project ideas for children

Sometimes you might not want to launch into a big craft project with your children so here are 10 fun and easy craft projects that use simple materials you probably already have at home.

COLLAGE PORTRAITS

Easy to make face collages using cardboard, paint and paper plates. If you don't have paper plates, just use a piece of cardboard for the base. See the full tutorial HERE.

Collage face portraits children's craft project

PAINT RELIEF LETTERS

Make cool signs and artwork just using cardboard, masking tape and paint. See the full tutorial HERE.

Children's art project

STICKER COLLAGE

Fun and easy collage project using address label stickers. See the full tutorial HERE.

Sticker collage kids art project using address labels

PAINTED LEAVES

Pretty painted leaf art project. See the full tutorial HERE.

Painted leaves children's art project

COLLAGE RAINBOWS

Everyone loves rainbows! This is a fun and easy art project to make pretty rainbow collages. See the full tutorial HERE.

Colourful rainbow collage kids art project

COLLABORATIVE PAINTING

This is a lovely project to sit down with your children and be creative together. See the full tutorial HERE.

Open ended process art project for children

PAINT BUTTERFLIES

This is a super simple and classic children's art project that never gets old! See the full blog post HERE.

Squashed paint butterflies children's art project

MONSTER & ALIEN COLLAGE

Cardboard collage monster and aliens. See the full blog post HERE.

painted cardboard collage monsters and aliens craft project

COLLAGE BOX

Use an old shoe box lid to make a cool mixed media collage. See the full tutorial HERE.

Mixed media children's collage project

MONSTER MASKS

Make a cool monster or robot mask using simple craft materials. See the full tutorial HERE.

Cardboard monster masks made by children

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