Craft Your Way to a Fun Memorial Day! – TPG Creations/The Pencil Grip, Inc.
Craft Your Way to a Fun Memorial Day!

Craft Your Way to a Fun Memorial Day!

Craft Your Way to a Fun Memorial Day!

Memorial Day is just around the corner, and what better way to honor the occasion than by getting crafty? Whether you're hosting a BBQ or just looking for a fun activity to do with the family, these Memorial Day craft ideas are sure to add a special touch to your celebrations.

Kwik Stix are solid tempera paint sticks that dry in 90 seconds, perfect for mess-free crafting. Magic Stix are markers that won't dry out even if you forget to put the cap back on (a true miracle!). And Wonder Stix are versatile multi-surface writers, making them a must-have for any crafter.

Star Wands

Materials Needed: wooden stars, sticks, Kwik Stix, ribbons, and glue
  1. Paint wooden stars with Kwik Stix
  2. Use red, white, and blue to celebrate Memorial Day
  3. Glue wooden stars to sticks
  4. Tie patriotic ribbons onto the wands

Check out this craft on Instagram @playingcreatingeducating

Flag Poster

Materials Needed: large piece of paper or poster board, Kwik Stix and star stickers

  1. Use Kwik Stix to paint a flag onto poster board
  2. Use red to paint the stripes
  3. Use blue to create the area with the stars
  4. Use star stickers to make your artwork pop!

Check out this craft on Instagram @calliesip

Red, White, and Blue Decor

Materials Needed: paper plates, hole puncher, Kwik Stix, ribbon or yarn, and star stickers

  1. Paint a paper plate with Kwik Stix
  2. Use blues and reds for Memorial Day
  3. Place star stickers for an added decoration
  4. Punch a hole in the top of the paper plate
  5. Tie a piece of ribbon or yarn through the hole
  6. Hang for a decoration!

Check out this craft on Instagram @ourblessedhomeschool

 

 Patriotic Toilet Paper Craft

Materials Needed: empty toilet paper roll, construction paper, Kwik Stix, glue, and scissors

  1. Paint the empty toilet paper roll with Kwik Stix
  2. Cut small stars out of your construction paper
  3. Glue onto the toilet paper roll
  4. Cut strips of construction paper
  5. Fold and bend like an accordion
  6. Glue strips of construction paper to the inside of the toilet paper roll

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Flag Color Sorting

Materials Needed: paper, Kwik Stix, red, white, and blue beads and pompoms

  1. Paint an American Flag onto a piece of paper
  2. Use Kwik Stix to draw three circles; one blue, one white, and one red
  3. Sort beads and pompoms to their corresponding color
  4. Glue beads and pompoms onto the correct color on the painted flag

Check out this craft on Instagram @chasing50toes

Flag Handprint

Materials Needed: white paper, construction paper, glue, scissors, and Kwik Stix

  1. Paint your hand with Kwik Stix using red, white, and blue
  2. Press your hand onto a piece of paper
  3. Optional: Add more detail to your artwork by placing star stickers onto the painted handprint
  4. Cut heart shapes out of white paper
  5. Cut strips of construction paper
  6. Glue onto the heart

Check out this craft on Instagram @playingcreatingeducating