Keep the kids busy this summer with these easy diy crafts and projects.
Creative and very budget friendly, these summer crafts will keep your family happily occupied all summer long!
Keep scrolling below to check out these amazing ideas!
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1. Summer Snow Globe
Mason jars are a must-have staple for different kinds of DIY crafts and home decor ideas. Who would have thought you could turn a simple mason jar into a beautiful summer snow globe! | via Gray Malin Lifestyle
2. Black Glue Butterfly Suncatcher
Make a set of beautiful butterfly suncatchers to brighten up your windows. | via Adventure in a Box
3. Foam Sidewalk Paint
The kids will have fun all summer long with this cheap and easy sidewalk paint made from dish soap and food coloring. | via Our Kid Things
4. Giant Rainbow Pinwheels
Have tons of summer fun with a couple of giant handmade pinwheels. It also makes an eye-catching yard decoration. | via Oh Happy Day
5. Flip Flop Summer Wreath
6. DIY Rainbow Rock Candy
Turn a science experiment into a yummy treat by making rainbow rock crystals. | via Tikkido
7. DIY Mosquito Bracelet
8. DIY Squirt Gun Art
9. Macrame Rock Necklace
Create beautiful jewelry using elements of nature! This macrame necklace also makes a pretty cool gift for family and friends. | via The Artful Parent
10. DIY Summer Painted Planters
11. DIY Perler Bead Maze
12. DIY Canvas String Graffiti Art
13. DIY Fairy House
Using items found around the home, you can help the kids create tiny homes for their fairy friends. | via Living Well Mom
14. DIY Mini Lid Banjo
This is a super handy craft idea that tiny musicians would love! | via The Craft Train
15. Homemade Kaleidoscope
Create hours of fun with a homemade kaleidoscope! | via Darcy and Brian
16. DIY Birdhouse
Reuse old milk cartons to create bright and beautiful homes for your feathered friends! | via Craft Create Cook
17. DIY Bubble Painting
You can have hours of fun creating amazing art with bubbles! | via Childhood 101
18. DIY Friendship Bracelet
For idle fingers, here’s a way to keep busy by making beautiful friendship bracelets to give to family and friends. | via My Baba
19. DIY Miniature Element Jar Necklaces
20. DIY S’mores Pot
Create your very own “smore’s pot” to make a yummy summer treat. | via Elizabeth McKnight
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21. DIY Watermelon Mason Jar
Personalize mason jars as fun and delicious summer fruits such as watermelon. | via Kara’s Party Ideas
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22. DIY Watermelon Stamped Doormat
23. DIY Light Up Jar Aquariums
24. DIY Fruit Fans
Color away and design a handmade fan that will keep you super cool all summer long. | via A Girl and a Glue Gun
25. DIY Picnic Blankets
These homemade picnic blankets will always bring back memories of summer fun. Design them with your favorite fruit, flower or symbol of summer. | via Brit + Co