Especially in summer it can be difficult to find suitable activities for our children. If you’re not sure about the right activities to find or how to spend time together, I have a brilliant idea for you! Painting stones or pebbles is a creative craft, and you can create different animals and creatures together or make the children’s favorite characters. Let’s see what you can DIY.
Every fan of the Star Wars films knows what a Jawa is. They are tiny humanoids that are usually only about 3 feet tall. They inhabit the desert planet Tatooine and are known as scavengers of machines. So keep your droids close by! These Star Wars Jawa rocks are just one of the easy kid crafts you can make this summer.
A lot of fun making this flamingo puzzle! This one is perfect for summer and includes the artful addition of a fluffy handmade pompom. You will mainly need stones, thread, and paint to complete this creative flamingo rock puzzle.
Summer is a great time to spend outside, especially on the beaches. We love days at the sea, we build sandcastles and look for stones that we can take home as souvenirs. This adorable stonefish craft is a fun invitation to create for kids. Just lay out colors, markers and stones and see what they come up with.
The painted rocks are a creative project that has taken over the nation by force with the main aim of making someone smile and brighten their day. Participation is something anyone can do at any age. All you have to do is find one! These rocks are made in vivid colors that are guaranteed to brighten a person’s day. There are unicorn rocks, frozen, rainbows and inspirational quotes.
Did you have a pet skirt as a kid? There are some really fun cactus rocks for adults and I thought it would be fun making cactus rocks for kids. Kids will love to paint and choose their favorite cactus rock for this easy craft project! How much cuter can these cactus rocks be? And they’re so easy to do too!
Here is another kid’s puzzle made out of stones. It’s a rock giraffe, but not just a painted giraffe on a rock, and each piece of rock goes together to create a cute animal giraffe! The great thing about this project is that you can get the kids involved in stone painting which is pretty easy and fun for them! When old enough, they can help add the spots with markers or paint and draw them on the face. If not, these details can be handled easily.
Help your child learn the alphabet that makes a rock alphabet – it’s a fun way to teach toddlers letters in a bright, quirky way. You can choose any colors and prints and your children are invited to paint these stones.
Painting on rocks is a fun summer craft! The authors used two different types of paint, both of which are very suitable for this purpose, including outdoors. They turned the pebbles into a game of tic tac toe with 4 pieces of bamboo skewers as a grid. Both the pebbles and the skewers are easy to bring with you when you travel. You can also draw the grid with pen and paper.
Do your kids love minions? If they like Despicable Me, make cool henchmen in jail painting stones. Invite your kids to do minions together and let them play and have fun after you’re done!
These fun garden rock caterpillars are great for kids. Find some stones in the garden! This project is ideal for remembering your childhood and giving your kids a piece of it. This fun project is a great way to get your kids excited about the garden! Creating your own garden rock caterpillar to “guard” the garden is a fun activity for the whole family. It’s cheap and easy too! And kids can help gather the supplies they need!
Agates and geodes are a hot trend in decoration today, and imitated or natural, they are used everywhere from accessories to wedding decorations because their natural beauty and delightful variety of patterns simply impress everyone. If you want to be on trend we have some amazing agate inspired DIYs that will keep your home in style and still not break the budget, especially if you choose to make art agate items.
Extend the life of your Christmas decorations with ornaments that you can keep away all year round! Personalize the natural agate slices with phrases, constellations or tiny sketches. Use them as a gift tag or give them yourself as a present.
One of the things I love about nature is the unique designs and patterns it creates. From the cuts and holes of the monstera leaves to the color combination of the peacock tail feathers, there are unlimited possibilities for inspiration. This project will teach you how to create an agate pattern for a regular clock and create a unique piece.
These agate napkin rings are perfect for any holiday table or just for a fancy Friday evening! You could even set them up for a romantic Valentine's Day table for your special person. They will take a lot of time or effort, but they will look fantastic.
We've shared many coasters do-it-yourselfers, but these are super nifty and chic! They are made of agate slices decorated with a gold leaf pen and look heavenly. I actually fall in love with her and I am sure you will too.
DIY faux agate slice coasters are super easy to create. They make for a beautiful table setting and you can be proud of the fact that you made them yourself. These are made of air-dry clay so that the budget is not exceeded.
Agate slices come in all sorts of colors, shapes, and sizes and they are so pretty! Add a nice color to your walls with this easy to hang wall made of agate slices.
Agate slices can even be used to make an adorable wreath. Believe me, you won't regret it! I have never seen a more whimsical and beautiful decoration for a season or a holiday. Pay attention to this tutorial!
An agate night light? Yes please, it's so nifty! This consists of a real agate slice, which is decorated with a gold leaf pen and attached to a light. Let yourself be inspired and make your room exquisite!
Make stunning agate-inspired coasters out of polymer clay for next to nothing! No break in budget and you can get all the colors and shades you want.
These DIY agate magnets are a great example of a cool and easy craft for your home: the DIY instructions stick a magnet on a pretty rock and add gold to it, voila!
This DIY agate really is a super easy art project, but the secret is in the supplies. Decorate your room with these adorable agates and make it stunning and thoughtful, that is luxury!
These stunning large agate coasters make me want the same thing! They were gilded with a gold leaf pen and then just a few cork dents were added. Read the entire tutorial and get inspired!