20 Cute Crafts for the Kids to Do While Their Stuck Indoors

Make the most of family time at home with these creative activities.


By Hometalk Highlights

Introduce the littles to the world or embroidery with this burlap craft

Believe it or not, we’ve seen three-year-olds master this skill.

Turn your favorite fabric into a no-sew pillow bed

Perfect for camping, sleepovers, or lounging around the house.

Dress up pinecones into gorgeous fairy princesses

Use a Styrofoam ball for the head, yarn for hair, and feathers for wings.


Craft super fun and easy snowflakes from household items

Use cardboard, plastic spoons, cupcake papers, and, of course, colorful gems.


Turn popsicle sticks into beautiful, delicate snowflakes

A creative craft that will brush up your kids’ geometry skills.


Make rainbow bracelets from popsicle sticks and tissue paper

Boil the sticks, mold them to the shape of your wrist, and let them dry overnight.


Delight your kids with DIY Shopkins glitter soap

They’ll be begging to wash their hands!


Decorate your tree with homemade paint swirl ornaments

Easy enough to do with kids and beautiful enough to give as gifts.


Grow gorgeous snowflake ornaments with Borax and pipe cleaners

An exciting art-meets-science craft to do with the littles.

Brighten your windows with beautiful wax paper crayon hearts

Arrange your crayon shavings, and then iron them into a gorgeous, melted masterpiece.

String a holiday garland from felt Christmas shapes

Let the kids go wild decorating them with yarn, buttons, sparkles, paint, and whatever else makes them happy!

Craft beautiful DIY sun catchers from colored glass cabochons

Glue them onto yogurt lids, and then peel them off once they are completely dry.

Upcycle tin cans into fun and versatile containers

Decorate them with pretty napkins, color-block painting, or just let the kids get at them with paint, glue, glitter, stickers, and more.


Make beautiful necklace pendants from washers and nail polish

A fun, easy, and budget-friendly way to bedazzle your daughters!


Turn yarn pompom trimmings into Grinch-inspired ornaments

Just stuff little green pieces of yarn into a clear bulb, and you’re good to go.


Make mesmerizing marbled coasters with nail polish

I love how each one is a totally unique swirl of color.