20 Crafts to do with Kids This Summer

Is school out for the summer where you are? We’ve been out for a week now and I am living it up! I love summertime. But we all know that every mom (or grandma) needs a few tricks up her sleeve to keep the kids entertained during the summer. So for today’s Crazy Little *Kids* Projects I’m giving you a list of 20 Crafts to Do with Kids this Summer!

Crazy Little Kids Projects: Craft Projects for Kids by Kids

20 Crafts to Do with Kids this Summer

20 Crafts to do with Kids This Summer:

1. Alien Shirts by Crazy Little Projects:

Kid's Alien Shirts with Glow in the Dark Paint

2. Marshmallow Catapult by It’s Always Autumn:

Marshmallow Catapult

3. Cereal Box Notepads by Infarrantly Creative:

Cereal Box Notepads

4. Airplane by Parents.com:Airplane

5. DIY LightSabers by CrazyLittle Projects:

Make your own light sabers

6. Patriotic Pinwheels by The Scrap Shoppe:


7. Seashell Mirror by Crazy Little Projects:

Kid's Craft: Sea Shell Mirror (Great summer craft idea for kids!)

8. Patriotic Paper Chain by A Pumpkin and a Princess:


9. Punch and Stencil Crafts by Martha Stewart:


10. Styrofoam Cup Sea Crabs by Crafts by Amanda:


11. Balloon Flip Flops by Dylan and Alexandria:


12. Ribbon Bookmark Tutorial at Crazy Little Projects:

Ribbon Bookmark Tutorial

13. Fun shoes by Kids Bedding Blog:


14. Monster Tins (use it as a pencil holder!) by Handmade Charlotte:


15. Kids Painted Shirt (with a twist!) by Crazy Little Projects:

Kids Craft: DIY Painted Shirt with a Twist (amazing paint!)

16. Melted Bead Accessories by 36th Avenue:


17. Play Mailbox by Nate and Rachel:


18. Build Your Own Robots by PickleBums:Buildyourownrobots

19. Ladybug Visors by Crafts by Amanda:


20. Sandpaper shirts by AnPortraits:


Happy crafting with your kids! Join me each week for more Crazy Little *Kids* Projects craft ideas and follow me on Pinterest to see tons of ideas!

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Hey there! I'm Amber, mom of 4 crazy boys, wife of 1 and non-stop, always busy, crazy project doer. (There's a reason why we call it *Crazy* Little Projects.) I love chocolate, reading, sewing and being with people!

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  1. Trish Butler says

    I can not tell you how much I enjoyed this post. I have down loaded most of these things to do. I look forward to making a lot of then with my great grandbabies, but my husband and I can’t wait to build the marshmallow catapults. Thank you for your time and talents. Trish Butler

  2. says

    hey, thanks for featuring our sandpaper art T-shirts! :) feel free to check out my blog for more arts and crafts, and science project ideas for the summer! :)

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