If you are looking for children’s craft projects that are easy and inexpensive, you are going to love these Paper Crafts for Kids. Most of these craft projects can be made using materials you already have on hand and are quick and easy!
There is so much you can make from paper. Many people only think of coloring pictures or maybe making something like paper chains, but the possibilities are really endless. We’ve even seen complete formal gowns made only of paper!
Paper Crafts for Kids
If you’re looking for a fun activity to do with your kids, look no more. Check out these paper crafts for kids and pick out your favorites. Or show them to your kids and let them pick out which ones they want to make. Let’s get crafty!
This is so pretty and so easy to make. Once you master the corner bookmark base, you can use it with all kinds of designs, not just butterflies.
Paper chain snakes wiggle and curl and move almost like a real snake because of the way they’re made.
For children starting to craft using paper, these 3D paper flowers are perfect for them because they are easy-to-make. A whole bouquet of these would be the perfect gift for Mom or Grandma on Mother’s Day.
These rainbow paper spinners (or twirligigs as the author calls them) are not only fun to make, they are fun to play with too. Win win!
If you’ve got a Frozen fan in your home, this is going to be a must-make project.
What a super simple and easy craft project for kids to make. Grab some construction paper and fill your windows or walls with these adorable paper strip rainbows.
If your child loves cars, they are going to be thrilled to make some of their own. Save up those toilet paper or paper towel rolls and make a whole fleet of them!
If you are looking for a simple and fun project for your little kids, well, look no further, This one is just about as simple as it gets and it’s a great way to practice their colors and fine motor coordination.
This is a classic that never gets old. Once again, it’s fun to make AND fun to play with.
YES! Toilet paper tubes! When flattened, they can form pocket pages for a simple scrapbook. Let your kids embellish them as they would like.
How adorable are these? This is a fun idea for summer!
How lovely these magical paper cup fairies are! Your child is going to want to make a whole village of these.
Aren’t these caterpillar crafts adorable? We think this would be a great followup activity after reading The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Simple curled paper turns into beautiful flowers. Make a piece of art to hang up or use them to decorate homemade greeting cards.
Another fantastic project for the Frozen fans – what little one wouldn’t be thrilled having their own magic wand?
Here’s another classic from our childhoods. They’re so simple to make but the kids get a big kick out of this craft. Make up a bunch to hang all around the backyard for a party.
It’s amazing to think of the three-dimensional projects you can make from simple magazine pages. Check out these beautiful bowls and learn how easy they are. It’s a great way to upcycle those old magazines.
Isn’t it amazing how many different types of projects you can make from paper? These craft projects are going to give you so many to choose from and so much inspiration to get you crafting with your kids.