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19 Easy Winter Crafts for Kids

By: Emily Glimco, Editor,

DIY Indoor Snowball Fight KitWinter is an enchanting season, but sometimes the frigid temperatures can be less than magical. When the kids are stuck inside and winter is dragging on, you might be scrambling for new winter craft ideas to keep them from bouncing off the walls. What’s a parent to do when the craft supplies are running low and the kids have sped through all your boredom busting ideas?


With this collection of 19 Easy Winter Crafts for Kids, you’ll find the most effortless winter craft ideas to quell your child’s boredom.  Need some new crafting supplies? Sort your recyclables to make fun and thrifty winter crafts for kids. Need a more hands-on project? Let your kids get a little messy as they create adorable and wintry works of art. Need the most simple boredom busters for one of those hectic days at home? We have the perfect winter crafts and activities to keep your little ones out of your hair. Set your little ones up with any one of these easy winter craft ideas, and soon your day will be a little more chill.

19 Easy Winter Crafts for Kids

Recycled Crafts

Easy Art Projects

Other Winter Crafts and Activities


19 Easy Winter Crafts for Kids

11 Winter Crafts for Kids + Outdoor Activities

There are so many ways to have fun in winter! With this collection of 11 Winter Crafts for Kids + Outdoor Activities, you and your little ones can make the snowy season the best time of the year.





Recycled Crafts

Recycled Cardboard and Yarn SnowflakesPrecious Polar Bear Paper Roll

If it’s too cold to venture to the craft store, you’re in luck. These easy winter craft ideas use supplies you already have in the house! Thanks to these thrifty tutorials, you and your little ones can transform ordinary cardboard into gorgeous colorful snowflakes or create icicles from old plastic. There’s nothing better than free entertainment, so no matter which of these recycled crafts you decide to make, your little ones will end up having a blast.

Easy Art Projects

Tissue Paper SnowflakeWintry Tree Silhouette

Art projects are a great way to entertain stir-crazy kids when you’re snowed in! Capture the winter wonderland outside your window with any one of these easy art projects. Whether your crafty kiddos want to make paper snowflakes or create DIY canvas art, these easy winter crafts for kids are sure to be a hit in your household. You can even choose between easy paper crafts for kids or fun painting projects, depending on the supplies you have on hand. Each one of these winter crafts are easy to make, and they’re guaranteed to bring some winter magic back into your home.

Other Winter Crafts and Activities

Stunning Snowflake Raibow Loom CharmsGlitzy Glue Snowflakes

Sometimes, the best boredom busters are unexpected, much like these winter activities. Get kids on their feet by starting an indoor snowball fight, or quickly run outside and grab a scoop of snow to turn it into ice cream. Kids can even create their own Olaf or craft a DIY accessory for themselves or someone they love. These easy winter crafts are tried and true favorites, so they’re the perfect way to pass the time on a chilly afternoon.

Can't get enough winter craft ideas? Check out this collection of 35 Cuddly and Cool Kids’ Crafts for Winter!


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