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Get Crafty This Summer: The Best Crafts for Kids!

Get Crafty This Summer: The Best Crafts for Kids!

Get Crafty This Summer: The Best Crafts for Kids!

Are you ready to unleash your child's creativity this summer? Look no further than Kwik Stix, Magic Stix, and Wonder Stix! These magical tools will have your little ones crafting up a storm in no time. Let's dive into some fun summer crafts that will keep the kids entertained for hours on end.

Create with Kwik Stix, Magic Stix, and Wonder Stix

With these innovative art supplies, the possibilities are endless! From vibrant paintings to 3D sculptures, your child can let their imagination run wild. Whether they're into drawing, coloring, or experimenting with different textures, these Stix have got you covered.

Bumble Bee Brown Bag

Materials Needed: brown paper bag, Kwik Stix, tissue paper, glue, and pipe cleaners

  1. Paint a brown paper bag with Kwik Stix
  2. Gently pinch a piece of tissue paper in the center
  3. Glue onto the backside of the paper bag
  4. Finish decorating your bee by painting stripes, a face, and gluing the antennas

Check out this craft on Instagram @kwikstixpaint

Watermelon Construction Paper

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

  1. Paint a sheet of white paper with pink and green Kwik Stix
  2. Cut up the paper into small squares
  3. Glue pieces onto a piece of construction paper to form the watermelon
  4. Paint black dots onto the watermelon to represent the seeds

Check out this craft on Instagram @alisonsmagicalcrafts

Seashell Painting

Materials Needed: shells and Kwik Stix

  1. Take a walk by the beach and look for seashells
  2. Collect a few shells that are a good size for painting
  3. Paint each one with Kwik Stix
Check out this craft on Instagram @heartmadewithmom 
Materials Needed: cardboard, scissors, and Kwik Stix
  1. Draw a mermaid tail shape onto a piece of cardboard
  2. Cut out the cardboard tail
  3. Paint with Kwik Stix
  4. Display outside or hold up for a mermaid picture!

Check out this craft on Instagram @wildflowers_and_mama

Little Flowers

Materials Needed: cardboard, Kwik Stix, glitter glue, glue, scissors, and buttons

  1. Cut cardboard into small flowers
  2. Paint each flower with Kwik Stix
  3. Decorate with glitter glue for an added sparkle
  4. Glue a button to the center of the flower

Check out this craft on Instagram @twotolove_bairantwins

Surfs Up

Materials Needed: cardboard, scissors, Kwik Stix, and dot markers

  1. Cut cardboard into surf board shapes
  2. Paint the cardboard with Kwik Stix
  3. Use dot markers to give the surf boards a fun pattern!
Check out this craft on Instagram @playingcreatingeducating

Paper Plate Crab

Materials Needed: paper plate, scissors, Magic Stix, construction paper, glue, Kwik Stix, and googly eyes

  1. Cut a paper plate in half
  2. Paint with Kwik Stix
  3. Cut pieces of construction paper to create the legs, claws, and eyes
  4. Glue onto the paper plate
  5. Glue on two googly eyes
  6. Draw a smile onto the crab

Check out this craft on Instagram @ot_room

 Wonder Stix Rocks

Materials Needed: rocks and Wonder Stix

  1. Spend some time outdoors collecting rocks
  2. Bring a handful of rocks back home to craft with
  3. Draw on the rocks using Wonder Stix
  4. Place in your backyard or garden!

Check out this craft on Instagram @ummamily

Caterpillar

Materials Needed: white paper, Kwik Stix, scissors, glue, pipe cleaners, googly eyes, and pompoms

  1. Cut paper into five circles
  2. Paint each circle with Kwik Stix
  3. Glue each circle together
  4. Glue two googly eyes onto the first circle
  5. Glue two pipe cleaners onto the first circle
  6. Glue a pompom onto the end of the pipe cleaner

Check out this craft on Instagram @keepme_busy

Flower Prints

Materials Needed: colored card stock paper, scissors, glue, and Kwik Stix

  1. Cut cardstock paper into small flower shapes
  2. Paint the flowers with Kwik Stix
  3. Glue onto a background of your choice and display!

Check out this craft on Instagram @all_hale_art

Watermelon Plate Craft

Materials Needed: white paper, Kwik Stix, paper plate, scissors, and plastic fork

  1. Paint a line pattern onto a sheet of white paper
  2. Use another piece of white paper to create the watermelon
  3. Using your scissors, cut a half circle out of the paper
  4. Paint the watermelon using Kwik Stix
  5. Place the watermelon onto the paper plate
  6. Set the table with your placemat, plate, and watermelon!

Check out this craft on Instagram @amymcreynolds

3-D Butterfly

Materials Needed: empty toilet paper roll, white paper, scissors, glue, Kwik Stix, googly eyes, pipe cleaners, and a marker

  1. Draw the outline for butterfly wings onto white paper
  2. Paint inside the outline with different colored Kwik Stix
  3. Glue the wings to the empty roll
  4. Glue two googly eyes onto the cardboard
  5. Glue two pipe cleaners onto the cardboard and curl the ends
  6. Use a marker to create a smile on the butterfly

Check out this craft on Instagram @rachteaching