Kids Craft Ideas, Activities and More

Crafts Unleashed has a wide variety of kids craft ideas for creative play time, easy kids crafts for rainy days, gifts and more. Browse all our projects for inspiration and be sure to click on any project image for detailed instructions.

Simple Pom Pom Valentine Crafts for Kids


Today’s craft is super simple and perfect for kids!  You can make these little pom pom people as alternatives to traditional candy valentine treats or in addition to a sweet lollipop or candy heart box!  These particular valentine crafts for kids kept mine busy for hours coming up with new combinations of eyes, hats and feet and once they are assembled, they are perfect for imaginative play as well.  The assembly is simple, but you will need a few supplies to {Read More}

Valentine’s Day Stuffed Owl {With Free Owl Template!}


Call me a hopeless romantic, but I love Valentine’s Day.  I love putting hearts on everything, and making cute valentines…and eating copious amounts of chocolate.  It’s a great holiday. This year I decided to spoil my kids with a special valentines toy–these Valentine’s Day stuffed owls, and I’m sharing the free owl template with you!  I sort of have a thing about owls (meaning I’m obsessed with them) and these stuffed owls turned out so cute!  My little girl loves them and {Read More}

Homemade Lollipop Heart Valentine Treats


These homemade lollipop heart valentine treats are easy enough for a beginner and turn out beautifully.  They’re perfect for classroom parties or a fun little surprise for teachers, friends, the postman – anyone! Supplies needed to make your own chocolate heart valentine treats: Candy Heart Mold. Chocolate and/or Vanilla Candy Wafers (I used pink, red and chocolate). Large Lollipop Sticks. Edible Candy Eyes. Chocolate Melter/Fondue Pot. Clear Cellophane Bags. Twist Ties or Baker’s Twine. Start by melting half a package of “melts” in a fondue {Read More}

DIY Valentines: Bracelet Kits for Kids


After Christmas, my children begin to look forward to Valentine’s Day.  They love creating cute little gifts for their friends and handwriting cards and notes to hand out in class, and I always try to come up with a fun and creative way for them to show a little love to their friends and teachers!  So this year I came up with what I think is my all-time favorite Valentine’s Day idea!  We created these really cute bracelet kit DIY {Read More}

Make a Steampunk Snowman Craft Pin


I combined my passion for miniatures and steampunk to create this fun little snowman craft pin.  Isn’t he adorably industrial?  This fun winter project is so easy to make that you won’t be able to stop at just one…you’ll find yourself making a whole collection of snowmen to wear or to decorate your desk with. Supplies needed to make your own steampunk snowman craft pin: Mini Glass Bottle Seed Beads (I used cream) Pin Backs 1 inch Durafoam Ball Diamond Dust {Read More}

Penguin DIY Snow Globe For Kids


Winter is in full swing here and that means a lot of time spent indoors for my little ones.  We killed some time one afternoon and made these fun penguin DIY snow globe crafts. My little one loved dumping in the glitter and turned out to be such a fun mommy and son craft to do. Want to make a few of your own penguin snow globes? Follow along below! Supplies needed to make your own DIY snow globe: Wide {Read More}

Simple Frozen Princess Crown

simple felt frozen princess crown

I’m stopping by today to make your life a little easier.  Your little girl(s) is already playing Frozen 24-7.  You know all the songs, all the characters and are often forced to play bit-parts in the constant reenactment that happens in your toy room.  It’s about time your little one had a crown.  And, this simple felt frozen princess crown will look oh so cute on her! This princess crown is very simple to make.  I made you a free template, it {Read More}

Kid’s Craft: DIY Winter Wonderland Windowscape


These recent cold temps require lots of fun indoor activities to keep the kids (and adults) occupied. Whether you have a snowy winter wonderland or not, this DIY winter project is sure to brighten your view. And it’s SO easy and fun for kids of all ages! Let’s get started on our DIY winter wonderland windowscape! Supplies needed to make your own DIY winter wonderland windowscape: Snowflake Suncatchers (these come in groups of 12 and I recommend using an odd {Read More}

Elsa Inspired DIY Wand Craft


Even though the movie FROZEN came out over a year ago, my children are both still obsessed.  And to be honest, so am I!  I love the music and it is just a beautiful movie with a lovely overarching theme of sisterly and family love, it’s so sweet.  And who doesn’t love Olaf!?  Cutest snowman ever!  Because my children love FROZEN and they love to dress up like characters and pretend, I decided to make my daughter a pretty Elsa inspired DIY {Read More}