A wonderful way to celebrate the upcoming holidays and change of season is with some family crafts. As winter turns into spring, decorate your home with crafts that symbolize the warming trend and colors of spring. It’s also a wonderful way to embrace history, culture, religions, as well as the holidays while educating your kids on various topics of your own choosing. There are many different spring holidays that give reason to celebrate and these family spring craft ideas will help you do just that.
Easy Spring Crafts The Whole Family Will Enjoy
All of these spring crafts are easy enough to do as a family and they all invite indoors the fresh, uplifting feel of Spring. For each craft I provide a link to the original tutorial so you can get the full instructions.
Tissue Paper Flowers
These DIY tissue paper flowers are really pretty made into bouquets or used to decorate a bowl on the coffee table or even to hang as decorations. They are fairly simple to make for older kids. You may also want to try these DIY Hanging flower ornaments made with fake flowers.
Sun Hat Wreath Craft
This cute sun hat wreath craft can be done with a few supplies from the Dollar Tree and it will make cute decor for the whole spring season. See the full tutorial here-> DIY Sun Hat Wreath
Recycled Flower Garden Craft
We know the old say “April Showers Bring May Flowers”, well no need to wait for the flower decorations in your home. It is a great way to start to warm up your house, brighten up the colors, and welcome in the new season. What better way to celebrate the beautiful seasons than with a crafty flower garden – made completely of recycled materials! This colorful flower “garden” is not only a craft, but a chance to talk about recycling and environmental issues with our kids. The base is made from colorful cereal boxes, the flower centers are bottle caps, straws, and any other materials you can save from the land fill. Get the directions here-> laughpaintcreate.blogspot.com
Egg Carton Flowers
With all the eggs that are made for Easter, some of the best spring repurposing crafts are made with the egg cartons like this beautiful Easter Craft Egg Carton Flower Bouquet. Get the full tutorial at intimateweddings.com
Succulent Planter Craft
This craft is pretty and you can enjoy it all season long. She gives you step by step instructions for making the planter and planting a succulent garden. See the full tutorial -> Monogram Succulent Planter
Japanese Paper Journal
Learn about this handmade Japanese binding technique and discover how to make a DIY watoji paper journal. With this easy tutorial you can make one for each member of the the family. Cherry blossom paper will help you welcome the joys of spring. Instructions here-> DIY Watoji Paper Journal
Memory Box Jeans Craft
This craft makes use of an old canister and an old pair of jeans to make a fun memory box for the whole family to collect memories in. This could get a lot of use over the summer too! Get the tutorial here-> Memory Box Jeans Craft
Decorative Flower Pots
What a love about this craft is that you can use flower pots you may already have on hand and just improve their looks with her fun techniques for decorating pots. The can become works of art and you can test out different decorating styles.- fancier for you and easier for the kids. Get instructions here-> How To Decorate Clay Flower Pots
I hope you enjoy these fun family spring craft ideas. What are some of your favorite crafts for the spring? We’d love to see them. Tag us in your photos #familyfocusblog