10 NATURE CRAFTS
We love craft activities that also get you out into nature. Here are our 10 favorite nature craft activities made using found natural materials like sticks, pebbles, pine cones and bark. So get out into your garden or local park and find a little nature today.
Make a little magic with these fun and easy magic nature wands made using sticks, yarn, feathers and leaves. See the full tutorial HERE.
CLAY CACTUS GARDEN
Make your own funky cactus garden using air drying clay and natural materials. See the full tutorial HERE.
JUNK NATURE NECKLACE
Make these funky junk necklaces using up-cycled materials, leaves and seed pods. See the full tutorial HERE.
NATURE PAINTING WALL
This is a fun collaborative process art activity great for a group of children. See the full tutorial HERE.
Introducing The Sticksons! Make these fun stick people just using sticks and yarn. See the full tutorial HERE.
A simple and easy to set up process art activity, all you need is a big branch and some paint. See the full tutorial HERE.
YARN WRAPPED BUGS
Make some super cool creepy crawlies using sticks and yarn. See the full tutorial HERE.
Become the king or queen of the forest with these beautiful bark and stick nature crowns. See the full tutorial HERE.
PAINTED LEAF MOBILE
Bring a little nature into your home with this pretty painted leaf mobile. See the full tutorial HERE.
Make crazy pebble faces! This is a great activity to talk about facial expressions and emotions with little ones. See the full tutorial HERE.
SHOP OUR ECO-FRIENDLY ART SUPPLIES
Shop our range of environmentally friendly children's art and craft supplies including natural plant based paints, bees wax crayons and recycled newspaper pencils. We have everything your little artist needs to explore their creativity and imagination using safe, eco-friendly art materials.
See our full ranges of ECO ART SUPPLIES HERE >>>
Natural watercolour paints
Recycled newspaper pencils
Natural paint pigments
Bees wax crayons
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Come and join our MINI MAD CRAFT Facebook group and share your creations with our creative community. Sometimes on social media there is a pressure to present the picture perfect image of family life, here in our group we are not perfect. Share your ideas, successes, failures, and the mess left behind!