Fall is almost here and it’s time to craft something seasonal. If you have toddlers, make something with them and have fun! Here are some ideas for making autumn a reality and enjoying it with your children.
Red, orange, yellow and brown tones mix with the remains of the green leaves. It’s just so magical, don’t you think so? To capture the spirit of autumn in a sensory container, put together this sensory soup. It can be put together quickly and easily, promotes fine motor skills and reflects the swirling, colorful leaves of autumn.
Fragrant baked cotton balls are a great craft idea for this fall. Really fun deconstructing the art you’ve made – and who can resist the smooth art process? Grab some simple materials and have fun with your kids!
Make adorable play dough with autumn-inspired spices! It will smell totally divine and your kids will love to play with it. If you’d rather not use whole spices or can’t find them, this small sample cup activity with a variety of ground spices from your spice cabinet is just as fun.
This craft is dedicated to Halloween. This is a DIY Jack-O-Landern garland made from your child’s paintings! The method is sponge painting, which is pretty straightforward and most of the kids enjoy painting a lot. This is such a great little project to do with your young child (s). Perfect for toddlers and then mom will finish the job!
This amazing play dough is inspired by Halloween – it’s made in orange and black and will be a huge hit with your kids! Make it, layer it in glasses and gift it to your kids for great fun while they play.
This is another type of fall scent – that amazing apple pie modeling clay. Not only will this apple play batter be fun to pretend to make apple pie, but your house will smell like apple pie too! The best thing about this homemade apple and cinnamon modeling clay is that it’s flavor safe. We don’t recommend eating it, of course, but great for kids to play with as it is non-toxic.
Call your kids to make fall leaves with our potato stamps. It’s a great way to keep the kids busy while you bake this week and then you can use it as a tablecloth for the kids table on Thanksgiving! Or just a window stamp with washable paint on a rainy day.
This apple craft with a thread and paper plate core awaits our orchard day in the coming autumn. Such a cool and bold craft is loved by every child and you can help them make these! Another idea is the same plate craft of a pumpkin. Get inspired!
These toilet paper tube pumpkins are a fun little activity. You can do them with your toddler or let your older kids create them by themselves! Add them to a wreath, hang them up as a garland, or just place them around your house to add a little fall decor.
Create these bold leaves with bold watercolors! Read below on how to make this pretty fall garland with your kids, and share some tips on how to strengthen their fine motor skills with the help of a squeeze bottle and hot glue.
These brightly colored felt apples can be used as gift tags, fridge magnets, Christmas decorations or fall decor. They’re even cute for a kid’s play kitchen! Read on to get the full tutorial and download the free printable apple template.
Concrete is a popular material for decor and furniture because it is durable, budget-friendly, easy to work with, and looks very modern and chic. Today I'm sharing some great ideas for concrete home decorations and accessories. All of them are pretty easy to make and you won't waste much time on them.
The first craft is about a chic modern concrete bowl. This chic and glamorous sheet of concrete is easy to make and essential at any party. Here, you can display everything from macarons and cookies to cheese and meat.
Are you decorating the outside of your home for the holidays? This is a great time of year to see all of the festive homes in our neighborhood and just drive around. Today's craft idea is a great way to add fun Christmas decorations to your home. Turn simple concrete blocks into fun Christmas gift boxes.
We saw a lot of concrete pieces - planters, stools, tables and so on, but a picture frame? So unexpected! Such a design can be very noticeable, especially if you take a picture with nature.
DIY with concrete is the new way to tinker and can be used for fall. We have all got used to decorating natural and artificial pumpkins, but how about durable pumpkins that can be used every year? Make concrete pumpkins and paint them however you like, they will add a modern feel to your fall decor.
Concrete furniture and decorative pieces are very popular these days as they are easy to make and look very modern and hot just like these concrete candle holders. Do them with common plastic bottles and you will love the result.
This tree art sculpture makes a great fall or winter decoration and can even be used as a hat or scarf holder depending on the branches you choose.
Concrete vases? Yes, please! To make them look amazing, you can take on an unusual vase shape, for example a honey bear bottle like this one. Read the entire tutorial on how to do it.
The new Star Wars 7 The Force Awakens is here! Who else is excited about this? In celebration of the new Star Wars movie, do this little Star Wars-related geeky DIY - a Death Star pot that doubles as a decoration.
When planning a celebration, you need original and cool table numbers. An ideal variant is making concrete - they look cool, are difficult to spoil, and easy to decorate.
Christmas isn't ready, so why not make some great Christmas concrete decorations? These are shaped like macarons and color-blocked.
Concrete tealight holders are a great idea that will look very modern and chic. The shape used was an avocado half, but you can rock any other.
Make a letter and an ampersand for home decor or for a special occasion. Here they stay as they are, but when you are on vacation just paint or glitter them.