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Easter Crafts for Parents to Make With Kids
This article offers parents ideas and instructions for crafting fun Easter crafts & activities with their children. From Easter baskets to decorations, get creative and enjoy making magical memories with your kids this Easter season.
Easter also known as Latin Pascha, and Greek Pascha is a celebration of the Christian church, which commends the Resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day after his Crucifixion. The most punctual recorded recognition of an Easter festival comes from the second century, however, the celebration of Jesus Resurrection likely happened before.
Easter always falls on a Sunday, two days after Goof Friday. Easter is always a fun time with family, decorating the house, painting Easter eggs, planting the eggs for a treasure hunt, creating cute crafts, and so on. The upcoming easter is going to be on 17 April 2022. So before that, you get an opportunity to create cute Easter crafts and make easter more cheerful. Let’s get started!
Easter Crafts for Parents to Make With Kids
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The DIY Yarn Carrots
- Strips of green streamers (4 per carrot)
- Foam cone
- Glue gun
- Orange yarn
Which animal do you think of when you see a carrot? It’s obviously the rabbit, right? Rabbits and bunnies have always been a huge part of the easter traditions and here we have a DIY yarn carrot crafts to pay an ode to the rabbits on easter. Carrots are such bright and colorful vegetables. This is extremely simple an easy to do. You can stick this up on a window, or hang it from the ceiling, or even place a bunch in the corner of your house. It sets a whole vibe during the time of easter.
DIY Modern Bunny Décor
- Bunny template (You will fine the link to download from the website.)
- Full size 4.5″ popsicle sticks
- Mini 2.5″ popsicle sticks
- Acrylic paint
- Wood stain
This gives a modern look to your house because of its minimalistic look. That is something which everyone is looking for in today’s world. This gives an antique look to the rabbit and would definitely look exquisite in a corner of your house. You can paint the popsicle sticks i the color of wood so that it looks very natural. You can compliment the rabbit by placing beautiful plants around it.
The DIY Bunny Place Cards
- Plastic bunnies
- Needle nose pliers
- Gold spray paint
- Drill with a 1/32″ drill bit
- Wire or old ornament hooks
When someone gives us their cards, we often tent to lose it somewhere or misplace it. It is so hard to organize cards, and that’s why here, we have a cute bunny DIY place cards. This helps us to keep our cards more organized and and makes the place cards look very pretty and adds an aesthetic touch to the same. The gold color, makes it look very royal and it stands out.
The Soap painting
- Melt and Pour Soap
- Soap Colorant
- Fragrance or Essential Oils
- Soap or Other Mold
- Mod Podge Sealer
- Acrylic Paints
- Super Soft Bristled Brushes
Soap is always something that no one really cares about unless and until we take a shower. To save the eggs from getting ruined by painting them, we can decorate our soaps in a colorful way. We can make it look like easter eggs, but actually they would be soaps. This will also add the aesthetic value to a soap and makes the bathroom look fancy. Not only can you keep it in the bathroom, but also place it somewhere around the house.
DIY Easter Egg Piñatas
- Mini balloons
- Crepe paper
- Quick Dry Tacky Glue
Pinatas are the things which is often filled with something and are broken with a stick during any celebration or occasion. Here is an awesome way to make pinatas out of balloon which looks like easter eggs. You can fill the balloons with whatever you like, so that once they are burst, you can get it out like a surprise. They add significant joy to everyone participating the event.
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Easter Peeps Candy Centerpiece
- Hurricane style clear glass vase
- Artificial flowers
- Easter Mix M&M’s
- Peep Easter Bunny candies
- Skewers or Cake Pop Sticks
This is a very creative way to make a cute centerpiece for easter. You can use amazing decorative flowers to give a gorgeous look. This sets a beautiful vibe for easter and everyone is going to love it. This is a nice way to decorate your house for easter. You can keep candies like M&M’s inside the jar below the flowers so that the guest will love them. This is a very nice way to set the table.
Easter Egg-shaped Candles
- Soy wax
- Egg shells
- Ovenproof heating pot
- Bowl and ice cubes
Easter is a very special time of the year. It is the perfect time to spend with family. Here is a fun way to create cute crafts to decorate your house. This is a creative candle idea which looks like an egg. This is extremely fun and gives an amazing aesthetics to your house. Since easter is all about eggs, this egg candle will compliment the festival. This will look beautiful during the night time with lit up egg candles.
DIY Easter Egg Terrariums
- Clear plastic egg
- Gold spray paint
These clear plastic eggs look super cool and aesthetic. This is a fabulous way to make terrariums. Terrariums are aquariums for plants. They look gorgeous and stand out. They add a lot to the aesthetics of your house. They add a sort of radiance to your house. You can hang this somewhere around your house, or even place this in a corner and create a terrarium cell.
Paper Mache Easter eggs
- Tissue paper strips
This is a very cute way decorate for easter. This makes the eggs look extremely aesthetic. This has a minimalistic look and would definitely look extremely natural and realistic on a cute nest. The blue makes the egg look very cute and aesthetic. It would look extremely beautiful if you hung this nest with the eggs in your house. You can also place this in the corner of your house.
DIY Easter Egg Wreath
- Water balloons
- Yarn in colors of your choice
- Mod Podge or White Glue
- Spray Starch or Stiffen Spray
- Packing tape or Duct tape
- Jars or other bases to hold your eggs while they dry
Easter is a very special time for all of us have a quality family time. People decorate their homes with beautiful easter decorative items. Here is an awesome way to decorate your beautiful door. This gives a beautiful look to your house. This sets an entire vibe to your house. When we decorate our house during a festival, we tend to get into the spirit and celebrate it gracefully.
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Felt Bunny Bags
- Felt bunny bag pattern printable
- Acrylic felt + matching embroidery floss
- Double-sided tape
- White cord + tape to prevent fraying
- Wood skewer or a long stick, etc.
- Hot glue gun
Felt is such a nice material and everyone loves felt. This is a cute DIY felt bunny craft where you can use this as a pouch. This pouch can be used to keep coins, or keys, or even any small items. This is very easy to make and is very handy. This looks extremely cute and you can design these pouches just the way you want it. You can use different colors for this pouch as well.
Peeps Bunny Bunting
- 1/2 yard or less of felt (doesn’t need to be anything fancy)
- Brown fabric paint
- Ribbon/fabric for bunting
- Sewing machine
This is a cute way to decorate your house for easter. This can be used in the dining table to throw focus on the easter feast. This decoration will get us into the vibe and mood of easter. The feeling of festival is so amazing. This can also be used on the door as a decorative piece. You can use different colors, or even do a multi-colored bunny bunting. This will infuse joy on everyone just by looking at bright colors.
DIY Crochet Easter Chick
- Worsted Weight Yarn
- Pictured yellow Yarn
- Pictured Salmon Pink Yarn
- Pictured natural Yarn
- Crochet hook
- Stuffing of your choice
- Yarn/Darning needle
- Black Embroidery floss
- Embroidery needle
- Locking Stitch Markers
This is legit the cutest craft idea for easter. This crochet craft makes it look like as if the chick just hatched from the egg. Crochet craft makes everything look so beautiful and extremely worked. You can get as creative as you want with this. Baby chicks are super cute and adorable. You can place this around your room. You can make a cute nest for them and place them in it.
Fluffy Bunny Table Runner
- Bunny templates
- x-acto knife
- Paper bags
- Craft paints
- Pom pom tails
Table runners always add an touch of elegance to your house and dining table. They make the table look extremely clean and organized. Here is a cool way to make table runners specially for easter. Easter is that time of the year where everyone comes together as a family, decorate your house, and make a grand feast. The feast will look amazing when it’s placed on this beautiful bunny runner.
Easter Bunny Peeps Catnip Toys
- Acrylic Craft Felt + Matching Embroidery Floss
- Black Embroidery Floss or Fabric Marker
- Sharp Scissors
- Freezer Paper & Iron OR Straight Pins
- Free Easter Bunny Peeps catnip toy printable
Cats are such curious animals and they love fidgeting on something. That is why they love playing with yarn the most, but it becomes very hectic for us to clean up that mess. To avoid that, we have with us cute craft toys for the cats to play with. You can fill they bunny peeps with catnip so that it will keep them hooked and wont create such a mess and trouble for you.
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DIY Handmade Bunny Purse
- Grey Linen Fabric 1/2 yard
- 1/2 yard printed cotton fabric
- Fusible Interfacing
- Fusible fleece
- Sewing machine
- Fabric paint pen
This is a nice way to make a cute purse. This is extremely handy when you step out. You can keep your wallet, makeup, keys, and other items that you carry around. You can decorate the way you want it and make it look as creative and aesthetic as you like. You can also make this and gift it to someone special on easter. This will look really good even with your outfit.
Monster Crochet Eggs
- A 3.00mm (or C) hook
- Glue on craft eyes
- Small pieces of white and pink felt
- Glue and glue gun
- Pair of scissors
- Yarn needle
This is an extreme cute way to decorate your easter eggs by not actually spoiling the eggs by painting them. This is also an excellent way to protect your eggs and it gives a very cute look to it. This is a fun craft to do with your family. You can use your creativity and design the eggs just the way you want, in different colors. You can make each crochet unique and different from the previous one.
The Shabby Chic Easter Eggs
- Plastic Easter Eggs
- Vintage lace, ribbon and buttons for embellishment
- Hot Glue Gun
This is a very pretty easter craft idea to decorate eggs without actually using real eggs. Because of that, this will last for a very long time. Since, this craft idea uses jute, it gives a rustic and an antique look to the same. This will look excellent in a rustic nest, or even in a corner of the house for easter. You can also place the eggs on the dining table at the time of feast.
DIY Easter Carrots
- Fake grass
This is a very nice way to make carrots without actually using the reals ones. Carrots are something that bunnies love and easter is all about bunnies. This is a good decorative idea for easter and it’s super easy to make. There are only 3-4 items required for this. These are a cute way to make your easter better by placing these cute carrots around the house, or even on the dining table.
Origami Easter Chick Basket
- Origami Paper
- Your Hands
- Some Eggs
This is such a cute way to hold the eggs in. This is literally the easiest craft to make. All you need is origami paper to make this. You can use different colors of origami papers, or even use those with designs on it. You can also paint this and design it the way you want. It will look excellent if you place these cute eggs in the holder on the dining table. This also adds on an aesthetic value and gets us into the spirit of easter.
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DIY Handprint Lilies
- Pink paper
- 6″ Green and Yellow pipe cleaners
Liles are one of the most beautiful flowers and it gives such a beautiful look to your house. They are so elegant and they bright up the ambiance of your house. But the main problem is that lilies die soon, so here is a craft idea to make gorgeous lilies at home. They look extremely beautiful and elegant. These will also last for a really long time. You can also use different colors of paper and make colorful lilies.
Cupcake Liner Flowers
- 1 regular cupcake liner
- 1 mini cupcake liner
- 1 green popsicle stick
- 1 large yellow sticker rhinestone
- Crafter’s tape
- Green construction paper
This is a very cute way make colorful flowers at home. This is very easy to make and doesn’t take time at all. You can make this as creative as possible. The more, the better. This is a nice way to gift to someone special on easter. Make someone’s easter better by spreading joy. This can literally light up the room because of it’s vibrant colors. This can be stuck on the door or window.
DIY Easter Feather Tree
- Paper in the color of your choice
- Acrylic paint
- Glue gun
This is an excellent way to decorate your home, not just for easter, but it also can be used as a beautiful decorative piece. It adds a lot of vintage and an aesthetic value to your house. It will look excellent in any corner of your house and you can use any vase to compliment this beautiful piece of art. This is something which is very unique and you normally won’t find it anywhere. The varieties of colors and patterns are extremely beautiful and this is a very creative idea for easter.
DIY Easter Carrot Treat Box
- Assorted green ribbons
- Template from the website printed onto orange cardboard
- Double sided adhesive tape
- Scoring board
Who doesn’t love candies and chocolates? They are so delicious and everyone’s favorite. Easter is a nice occasion to gift people with amazing candies. They will definitely feel loved and and feel that you really have put an effort for them. This is a very cute way to make a box on easter. This definitely symbolizes easter as it is in a shape of a carrot and carrots are special during easter. This is such a nice and a personalized craft treat box.
Giant Origami Bunnies
- 53” seamless paper backdrop
- Self-healing ma
- Long ruler
- x-acto knife
- Bone folder
- Hot glue gun
Bunnies are such cute animals and everyone loves them. They are one of the most social animals and they always live in groups. We’ve all at least once owned a stuffed bunny in our lives. Here is a chance to make big and gigantic bunnies just out of origami paper. This is an excellent way to decorate your house with large bunnies. This is just perfect for easter, and for a theme party.
DIY Cute Bunny Chalk
- Bunny silicon mold
- Plaster of Paris
- Tempera paints
- Paper cups for mixing
- Measuring cups
Chalks are something that all of love and have played with it during our childhood. They have been a huge part of everyone’s childhood. We used to draw with chalks on our slate. That used to be extremely fun. Here is a fun way to make easter bunny colorful chalks. They are extremely fun and the kids will love to play with them. You can make an assortment of these colorful chalks and place it in a bowl.
1. What supplies do I need to make Easter crafts with my kids?
You will need paper, scissors, glue, markers, crayons, and any other craft materials you prefer to use.
2. What types of Easter crafts can I make with my kids?
Some popular Easter crafts include paper Easter baskets, Easter egg decorations, paper garlands, Easter bunny masks, and eggshell plant pots.
3. How do I make an Easter basket out of paper?
You can make a paper Easter basket by cutting out two identical egg shapes from colored paper. Glue the two pieces together, leaving the top open. Decorate the basket with markers, crayons, or any other craft materials you have.
4. How do I make Easter egg decorations?
You can make Easter egg decorations with watercolors, markers, or paint. Decorate the egg with patterns, designs, or words.
5. How do I make a paper garland for Easter?
You can make a paper garland by cutting out egg shapes from colorful paper. Punch two holes in the top of each egg and thread a string or ribbon through the holes.
6. How do I make an Easter bunny mask?
You can make an Easter bunny mask by cutting out an oval shape from white paper. Glue on two pointy bunny ears, two eyes, and a cotton ball for a nose.
7. How do I make an eggshell plant pot?
You can make an eggshell plant pot by carefully breaking the top off of an eggshell. Fill the eggshell with soil and plant a small succulent or herb.
8. What age group is best for making Easter crafts?
Easter crafts are suitable for all ages, from toddlers to adults. You can adjust the difficulty of the craft to the age of the child.
9. How do I store my Easter crafts?
You can store your Easter crafts in a box or container. Make sure to label the container so you can remember what’s inside.
10. How much time should I allow for making Easter crafts?
The amount of time it takes to make Easter crafts will depend on the complexity of the craft and the age of the child. Allow yourself enough time to complete the project without feeling rushed.
These were some fun and amazing DIY easter crafts ideas for adults. We have always been focusing on craft ideas for kids, but now, you as adults have an excellent way to spend your free time. Easter is a fun holiday to spend with family. You can make these cute crafts with your family and it will be super fun. All these craft ideas are extremely unique and different from each other. These are some things that you normally won’t find at a store. So this will be a unique idea just to you. You can showcase your creativity and talent here and everyone will love this. I hope you liked this article. You can check out our website for more such amazing craft ideas!
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