Unleash Your Inner Artist

Kids (and adults) need to find time to be creative and express themselves. Check out our art and craft ideas to do with your kids.

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Making Paper Airplanes

Making Paper Airplanes

Paper Airplane Instructions Paper airplanes have been around since forever.  It’s one of thos [...]

10 Best Homemade Craft Recipes

10 Best Homemade Craft Recipes

Sometimes we all need a bit of fun. Kids especially are looking for fun things and to keep them busy [...]

Fun and Fabulous DIY Shoes

Fun and Fabulous DIY Shoes

Shoes, who said shoes?  If you needed an excuse to get another pair of shoes, well here it is.  Kr [...]

DIY Paper Bowls Craft Project

DIY Paper Bowls Craft Project

DIY Paper Mache Bowl Project Let’s make artsy paper bowls … that’s what I said rec [...]

Bunny Sock Puppet Craft

Bunny Sock Puppet Craft

This is a fun and easy little puppet to make. Few materials required for this little Bunny puppet an [...]

DIY Felt Puppy Sewing Kit

DIY Felt Puppy Sewing Kit

Giving Mom a card or gift for Mother’s Day is sort of a big tradition.  Some moms get breakfa [...]

Eggshell Garden for Earth Day

Eggshell Garden for Earth Day

Eggshells are perfect little containers for seedlings. Let your little nature lovers start their own [...]

Nature Inspired Twig Pencil Holder Craft

Nature Inspired Twig Pencil Holder Craft

This rustic pencil holder is a great gift that kids can make. It’s a great craft for kids to m [...]

DIY Backyard Teepee for Kids

DIY Backyard Teepee for Kids

Truthfully, I have been wanting to make a teepee for some time. So, last week while three grandsons [...]

Rotating Art Station

Rotating Art Station

School is starting back and with it lots of papers and art will begin coming home.  We don’t [...]

Encouraging Art – DIY Easel

Encouraging Art – DIY Easel

DIY Art Easel We have homes filled with markers, colored pencils, colorful clay, scraps of patterned [...]

Painted Sticks Creative Project

Painted Sticks Creative Project

Painted Sticks Craft If your kids are like ours, they love to explore the great outdoors.  They may [...]

DIY Foam Bow and Arrow

DIY Foam Bow and Arrow

Foam Bow and Arrow Kids are really into archery and any fun activity that involves a bow and arrow. [...]

How to Make a Fringed T-shirt

How to Make a Fringed T-shirt

One of our favorite summer craft projects is making fun t-shirts.  The kids love to find ways to ei [...]

DIY $1 Pool Noodle Sprinkler

DIY $1 Pool Noodle Sprinkler

In case you haven’t noticed … we love all the things you can make using inexpensive pool [...]

Colorful DIY T-shirts the Whole Family Can Make

Colorful DIY T-shirts the Whole Family Can Make

Last week I took some of the grandkids to the craft store and we bought solid color tees, colorful s [...]

DIY Bowling Game From Recyclables

DIY Bowling Game From Recyclables

DIY Bowling Game Make this fun, colorful & inexpensive bowling set with your child. This will pr [...]

DIY Recycled Robot

DIY Recycled Robot

  This cute Robot is made from all recycled materials. Kids love to make these and they look great [...]

DIY Puppet Theatre

DIY Puppet Theatre

Make a Puppet Theatre Imagination is a wonderful thing and what better way for kids to use their ima [...]

DIY Viking Ship from Recycled Items

DIY Viking Ship from Recycled Items

Make a fun Viking Ship to make from recycled items.  This incredible Viking ship is made entirely f [...]

DIY Slime Recipe

DIY Slime Recipe

Ooey, gooey slime.  It’s the craze of the craft world these days.  I didn’t realize ho [...]

Kids Easter Craft-DIY Egg Holders

Kids Easter Craft-DIY Egg Holders

Fun family crafts are one of our main features here on ZiggityZoom and we love these DIY Easter egg [...]

Monkey Bank Project

Monkey Bank Project

Recycled Monkey Bank Project Encourage your child to save money by making this cute Monkey Bank toge [...]

DIY Duct Tape Bracelets

DIY Duct Tape Bracelets

Duct Tape Crafts for Kids Did we mention before that we love duct tape?  Now that it comes in a suc [...]

Playing With Rocks

Playing With Rocks

Rock Craft Projects for Kids Finding art materials in nature is rather exciting.  Here at ZiggityZo [...]

Easy DIY Snowman Mug

Easy DIY Snowman Mug

Having lived in the Northeast for half of my life, it seems like Snowman weather once it hits Octobe [...]

Wooden Snowflake Craft Project for Kids

Wooden Snowflake Craft Project for Kids

We love creative art and craft projects. Sometimes allowing your kids (or yourself) to have unplanne [...]

Winter Kids Art Project using Tape and Paint

Winter Kids Art Project using Tape and Paint

  This is a good example of how the contrast of white on dark can really have a lot of visual i [...]

Kids Bubble Wrap Art Project to Make a Colorful Journal

Kids Bubble Wrap Art Project to Make a Colorful Journal

I finally had a chance to try printing with bubble wrap, and loved how it worked in my art journal c [...]

Christmas Tree Craft for Kids

Christmas Tree Craft for Kids

This great looking Christmas Tree is super easy to make and also an inexpensive craft project. A fun [...]

Paper Reindeer and Sleigh Craft

Paper Reindeer and Sleigh Craft

Inexpensive DIY holiday decoration to make from paper. Make this super cute white Reindeer and Sleig [...]

DIY Gigantic Bubbles Recipe

DIY Gigantic Bubbles Recipe

Biggest Bubbles Recipe We love easy, inexpensive activities that the kids can do with few ingredient [...]

Paper Christmas Tree Craft

Paper Christmas Tree Craft

Grab your scissors and some colored paper and look at the Christmas tree you can make.  Make this C [...]

Best Crafts for Kids

Best Crafts for Kids

Crafts for Kids Kids crafts are actually a three-dimensional form of art.  It is a very hands-on e [...]

DIY Duct Tape Purse

DIY Duct Tape Purse

Looking for a super fun craft that is easy for the kids and turns in a fun and functional project?  [...]

Water Balloon Pinata

Water Balloon Pinata

This Water Balloon pinata is a fun way to cool off on a hot summer day. The kids love this and it ge [...]

Our Favorite Water Balloon Activities

Our Favorite Water Balloon Activities

Water balloons are perfect for creating some summer fun.  Kristin and I love coming up with fun ide [...]

DIY Camp Craft to Make a Situpon

DIY Camp Craft to Make a Situpon

Situpon Craft Project If you were a girl scout or brownie you probably know what a situpon is.  Man [...]

Snowman Sticker Art Project for Kids

Snowman Sticker Art Project for Kids

Snowmen signify winter and what better time to try a fun new art project.  Kids can even make these [...]

Make an Indoor Snowman with pretend snow

Make an Indoor Snowman with pretend snow

It’s snowman season and who doesn’t love a snowman? We live in Virginia near the coast w [...]

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