Lifestyle - Environment | 3-12 yrs

7 'green' Craft Ideas For Children

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There is something unique about making crafts and gifts with your own hands, using eco-friendly material. Handmade crafts made with recycled material are special because they have that personal touch, which is lacking in shop-bought gifts. There are a variety of recycled materials you can choose from -- cardboard, cereal cartons, recycled jeans,  paper and so on. This clipbook gives you a plethora of ideas on a wide variety of 'green' craft ideas which children will love. There are step-by-step tutorials for easy craft-making. It is a great activity to do in the weekend or during the holidays. It will keep them occupied for hours. Going green was never this much fun.  

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Memory Jars

A memory jar is all about keeping those small memories as a record so that at the end of the year you can open up the jar and remember them! Follow these simple steps to create a year of fun to never forget!

Cereal Box Marble Run

This idea popped into my head the other day when trying to think of something fun to do with cereal boxes. I always loved marble runs when I was a kid, and this one was very easy to make.

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Make An Origami Sailboat

Origami crafts are fun to make and meticulous. Here we show you through step-by-step instructions, how to fold yourself an Origami Sailboat! It is very simple and easy for anyone to do if you just follow the video.

Crayon Monogram

I thought some other people might want to know how to make a Crayon initial. They do make super cute teacher appreciation gifts, end-of-the-year gifts, and baby shower gifts! Here's the materials you need.

Button Clock

Want to make a unique gift for someone special? This Button Clock is a perfect decoration to light up any space. Create this wonderful clock by following these easy steps.

Have Fun With A Cardboard Box

You may give them all the toys in the world, but their best companion for play when nothing else works seems to be a cardboard. Little children love to use the cardboard box in their own way to have some fun. Here are 20 simple cardboard box acti...

Painted Rock Paper-Weight Craft

This is an interesting way of letting the child's imagination run wild. Children can use a plethora of colours to make it beautiful. A gorgeous painted rock paper-weight craft that kids can make for themselves or give as a gift!

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