A fun little playtime activity for your kiddos would be to make some music with these paper bag maracas. I know as a kid I really loved playing with the musical instruments they had at school. You can make a few of these, then have a dance party with your little ones!
(Fun Family Crafts is a website with a full library of free craft ideas for children as young as toddlers and as old as teenagers).
11. Owl Piñata
I’ve always wanted to have a piñata at one my parties, but have never bought one because I didn’t want to spend the money on it. Well, now I won’t have to spend as much money on it if I make this adorable owl version.
(Check out Red Ted Art’s Blog for lots of different craft ideas for kids, as well as free printables).
12. Yoda Puppet
Since Star Wars is all the craze recently, I think this is a must for every parent to make. I mean, what child doesn’t love Star Wars with the light sabers and all? Imagine how much their imagination will run wild while they play with this puppet.
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