The Boy's Store Blog — Kids Crafts

Autumn Tree Painting

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Autumn Tree Painting

Art projects are always a great idea. I love to work on seasonal projects, and fall is my favorite season with its beautiful colors. I love to hang all of the beautiful projects my kids create to give my house a little more color and life. With the trees starting to change color I want to bring all of the bright colors into my house. So I found this fantastic project that will let me do just that! This autumn tree painting with cotton balls project from Projects With Kids is exactly what I needed. It gives my little guy...

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Halloween Craft: 3D Werewolf Art

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Halloween Craft: 3D Werewolf Art

Art is a fantastic way to celebrate a holiday. As a parent, I love creating art with my kids; it allows me to create memories and remember them forever. I usually save my favorite art pieces my children make, and I use them as decorations for my favorite holidays. I have dozen of art pieces for Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter, and Halloween. Every year I add to my collection. This year I found this really fun 3D art piece from Arty Crafty Kids. It lets the kids create a 3D werewolf art piece to hang on the wall. It looks incredibly...

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Seashell Painting

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Seashell Painting

Are you looking for some simple and fun summer crafts to do at home with your kids? I love simple activities that allow the kids to be creative and have fun without getting bogged down with too many rules and restrictions. I really feel like summer is the chance to learn hands-on, to experience the world in its natural state, learn to ride a bike, skateboard, swim, or do a handstand. So much of our kids' lives are spent in a classroom behind a desk. Then they get to grow up and be behind a desk some more. Summer is...

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Easter Egg Dye Alternative

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Easter Egg Dye Alternative

This year we have invited some friends over to do egg dyeing. Most of the kids are under the age of 3. We wanted to dye eggs but we don't want to risk the kids burning themselves, or making a huge mess. I did a little Pinterest searching and came across this incredibly simple idea from Crafty Morning, a simple egg dye rice shaker. The idea is that you use the rice to not only add color but also texture to the hard-boiled eggs. Since the entire activity is confined to the Ziploc bag the clean-up is simple. It also...

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