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Part one is our Raising Creative Kids series. Tips for getting started in raising creative kids.

Raising Creative Kids: How A Conversation Can Spark Creativity

Raising Creative Kids In part one of our Raising Creative Kids series, we’re going to start with baby steps and focus on a few easy things you can do in the course of a simple conversation to encourage creativity everyday. Think of these four ideas next time you’re in the car or at the dinner […]

Cute craft using recycled egg cartons. Recycled egg carton bugs for kids.

Recycled Egg Carton Bugs

Recycled Egg Carton Bugs for Kids I love this craft making egg carton bugs with recycled egg cartons! My 2 year old daughter had a blast painting the “bug” bodies! This is a great activity for ages toddler and older, and would make a fun addition to a Very Hungry Caterpillar preschool unit. There are so […]

Milk Jug Snowman

Milk Jug Snowman

Green Kid Crafts delights tens of thousands of kids across North America each month with fun and eco-friendly craft and STEM activities delivered right to their door through our company’s craft subscription box program. Kids are sent a monthly Discovery Box, which is packed with between 5-8 activity kits designed to foster a child’s creativity […]

Grow your own crystals

Grow Your Own Crystals

Make these beautiful crystals at home using supplies from your pantry! Please note that this project uses Borax, a common household cleaner/chemical that can be harmful if ingested by little ones. Use constant supervision and do not allow children to eat or inhale Borax! This is based on a pretty common grade school science experiment […]

New Year, New Practice

It’s a New Year and we have a new business practice that we are excited to share! Since we launched in an Alaskan garage three years ago, we’ve grown exponentially. Looking back, we are sometimes shocked to see that we have now fulfilled over 50,000 orders and have over 1.3 million social media fans! It […]

Snowball Toss Game

Snowball Toss Game

Green Kid Crafts delights tens of thousands of kids across North America each month with fun and eco-friendly craft and STEM activities delivered right to their door through our company’s craft subscription box program. Kids are sent a monthly Discovery Box, which is packed with between 5-8 activity kits designed to foster a child’s creativity […]

Large Snowflake Wall Art!

What a beautiful wall decoration for the winter! Super easy for little kids too! Supplies: large craft sticks, wood glue, paint, ribbon Step 1: Begin gluing sticks into shapes. Any design you wish! Here are some shapes for inspiration:   Step 2: After you have glued all of the sticks to make your perfect snowflake, […]

Butterfly Feet Painting

Butterfly Feet Painting

What a great idea! Feet that turn into butterfly artwork! Supplies: 1 canvas, paints of your choosing, paint brush, marker Step 1: Paint the bottom of your child’s feet with the paint you have selected Step 2: Have your child press their painted left foot onto the RIGHT center of the canvas , this will be […]

Rainforest Snake

Rainforest Snake

They are scaly, slippery, slimy, and LOVE living in the rainforest. Yes, you named it – Snakes! You just can’t learn about the rainforest without creating one of its largest inhabitants. Enjoy! Supplies: tights; red felt; glue; googly eyes; paper (paints optional) Step 1: Cut one leg of the tights off. Step 2: Stuff the tights with newspaper or scrap paper […]

red-eyed tree frog craft

Red-Eyed Tree Frog Craft

Did you know the rainforest is filled with brightly colored frogs? Make your own red-eyed tree frog while teaching your kids about the wonders of the rainforest. Supplies: paper plate, red/green/orange construction paper, green paint (or another bright color), scissors and glue. Step 1: paint the inside of the plate green. Step 2: cut out oval eyes for […]

Introducing October's Discovery Box – Rainforest!

Take your kids on a journey into the wild and adventurous Rainforest with the Rainforest Discovery Box.  Build Rainforest Puppets and introduce them to local animals –  monkeys to frogs to toucans.  Let their imaginations go wild by creating an Rainforest booklet.  And, enjoy a special Rainforest performance as your child put’s on a show in their new Rainforest Theatre. The fun is endless!

Chinese New Year Craft

 Kids will have a blast making a homemade Chinese Drum! Supplies: two paper plates, glitter/paint, construction paper, (2) 7-8inch ribbons, glue or glue gun, popsicle stick, beads and hole punch. step 1: glue popsicle stick to the inside of one plate. Adult supervision needed if child is using glue gun Step 2: put glue around the rim of […]