Every year, Kids eagerly wait for summer vacation. This is the time for them to enjoy and relax. It is also a time to learn something apart from the loop. Craft activities come into the picture for making summers lovelier and enhancing their inner creativity. The most interesting thing about crafts, is it includes a plethora of subjects. Sometimes the entire family gets involved in it that in turn carves fun for everyone. In this article, I am presenting best DIY Summer vacation crafts for kids. You can try these craft activities with your kids and have fun with them.
DIY Summer vacation crafts for kids
Making wind chimes
This craft activity of making wind chimes requires some tin cans with their lids in different shapes and sizes. Make sure you tape the rims of cans as the sharp borders of rim might give a cut to the kid. You can ask the kid to paint the wind chime. Later, he can add some glitters to make it look more attractive.
Making and decorating vibrant kites
This activity comes with lots of fun. Also, it’s an outdoor activity that perfectly fits summer. On the kite, you can direct them to paint it as per their wish. Their creative and innovate mind will bring out some cool designs on the kite.
Tie Dyed Pillowcase Gift Covering
Tie dye is an easy to make and an attractive design. To make a pillowcase gift covering, kids only need 3 dyes (yellow, red/pink and blue), plastic gloves and rubber bands for tying the cloth. The kids have to lay out the cloth(pillowcase) and twist it round. Afterwards, they have to tie it with rubber bands. Eventually, they have to drop different colour on the tied cloth in a unique pattern. It’s a cool activity to uplift the creativity in little artists.
Flower crowns and necklaces
This craft activity includes making beautiful flower crowns and necklaces with flowers. It’s a perfect activity to use the beautiful flowers of summers. All you need is heavy paper, flowers, scissors and tape.
Kid Made Ice Cream in a Bag
Ice cream making is a great activity for summers. It is easy as well. Kids can also try their hands on it. However, you have to supervise them if you want to eat a delicious one.
Undoubtedly, sunglasses are an essential accessory in summers. Kids can give a retouch to a pair of your inexpensive sunglasses. They can add feathers and jewels to it by using hot glue gun. Consider this one of the easiest craft ideas for kids.
Alike many other activities, this one also need kids to play with colours. They can personalise banners using colours, glitters, borders, etc. They can transform banners into cool pirate banners, gothic banners and many other cool banners.
Making Butterfly Magnets
In this activity, kids have to design butterflies on a magnet using colours, paper, glitters, etc. They can put these magnet butterflies on the refrigerator.
The kid made Hawaiian Leis
Making Hawaiian Leis are one of the best craft activities for summers. It is inexpensive as well. Few straws, colour papers and scissors are all kids need to make them. These tropical leis are a cool stuff and your entire family will love them.
This Japanese art of creating beautiful shapes and figures by folding papers is a great craft activity for kids. However, they need a book of origami for guidance and colorful papers.
Here we have top summer vacation crafts for kids. I am sure these activities will give your child a sense of nostalgia when they will grow up. Additionally, these activities will give fun to you as well.