Show Patriotic Colors with Fun July 4th Crafts

Show Patriotic Colors with Fun July 4th Crafts

Show Patriotic Colors with Fun July 4th Crafts

Looking for a way to keep the little ones entertained this Fourth of July? Why not get crafty with some patriotic projects using Kwik Stix, Magic Stix, and Wonder Stix? These colorful art supplies are perfect for creating festive decorations that will show off your patriotic spirit!

If you're not familiar with Kwik Stix, Magic Stix, and Wonder Stix. Kwik Stix are solid tempera paint sticks that glide smoothly onto paper, wood, or canvas without the mess of traditional paints. Magic Stix are markers that won't dry out even if you forget to put the cap back on (a parent's dream come true!). And Wonder Stix are multi-surface writers that work on multiple surfaces, making them perfect for all kinds of crafts.

Keep Scrolling for July 4th Craft Inspo!


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

Tape Resistant Flag


Materials Needed: canvas, tape, gold star stickers, and Kwik Stix

  1. Lay strips of tape onto a canvas
  2. Paint with Kwik Stix
  3. Peel the tape off of the Canvas
  4. Stick small gold stickers onto the canvas
  5. Paint over the starts
  6. Peel the star stickers off of the canvas
  7. Display your flag for July 4th!

Check out this craft on Instagram @keepme_busy

Popsicle Stick Flag

Materials Needed: popsicle sticks, Kwik Stix, glue, construction paper, and scissors 

  1. Paint popsicle sticks in red and white stripes
  2. Glue horizontally onto another popsicle stick
  3. Make sure the striped popsicle sticks are touching
  4. Cut a small rectangle out of blue construction paper
  5. Glue the rectangle onto the top left corner of the popsicle sticks
  6. Paint white dots or stars onto the rectangle
  7. Display for July 4th!

Check out this craft on Instagram @little.learner.playground

Vibrant Fireworks

Materials Needed: Wonder Stix and black construction paper

  1. Use red and blue Wonder Stix to illustrate fireworks
  2. Start by drawing a small dot
  3. Create curved lines from the small dot to half of the page
  4. Continue until the whole page is filled with fireworks
  5. Display for July 4th!

Check out this craft on Instagram @meet_the_hric_family

Fireworks Color Match


Materials Needed: paper, Magic Stix, and colored candies

  1. Draw fireworks using Magic Stix onto a piece of paper
  2. Match colored candies to the same color used to draw fireworks
  3. Place each one along the drawn lines

Check out this craft on Instagram @momtoolbox

Tape Resistant Flags

Materials Needed: glass window or door, Kwik Stix, and tape

  1. Use tape to create a flag on a glass window or door
  2. Paint in between the tape with Kwik Stix
  3. Peel off tape, wash, and repeat!

Check out this craft on Instagram @momtoolbox

Patriotic Wands

Materials Needed: wooden stars, Kwik Stix, wooden sticks, glue, and ribbon

  1. Paint each wooden star with red, white, and blue Kwik Stix
  2. Paint the wooden stick with Kwik Stix
  3. Glue the wooden star onto the stick
  4. Tie patriotic ribbon onto the stick
  5. Display on July 4th!\

Check out this craft on Instagram @playingcreatingeducating

USA Flag Color Sorting

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

  1. Draw three large circles onto the paper- one white, one blue, and one red
  2. Draw an American Flag under the three circles
  3. Sort red, white and blue beads to their matching color
  4. Place blue beads into the blue circle or onto the blue painted section of the flag
  5. Repeat step 4 for all colors and until there are no beads left

Check out this craft on Instagram @chasing50toes

 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

Follow @kwikstixpaint for more craft Inspo!