Bring the great outdoors inside with these three simple and fun crafts inspired by nature.
Plantable Seed Paper Dreidels
Download this digital pattern to make your own dreidel out of seed paper. Simply plant them in the ground and wait for them to sprout!
DIY Bug Spray
Mix up a pleasantly-scented DIY bug spray to keep the flies away day and night.
Make Your Own Corner Bookmark
This craft is a fun way to help your kiddos keep their place in their school books!
Build a Solar System Mobile
When it comes to craft projects, it’s good to think big—and it doesn’t get much bigger than the solar system.
Egg-Carton Spring Flower Wreath DIY
Celebrate spring and hang this DIY spring flower wreath made out of cardboard egg cartons in your home or on your porch, deck, or balcony!
Veggie Stamp Totes
KIWI Magazine, Photography by Andrew McCaul
9 DIY Winter Crafts
Some days it’s a little too chilly to play outside, but there are so many fun eco-crafts your kids can create while keeping warm indoors. Upcycled snow globes: Grab a variety of kitchen containers, such as jars, salt shakers, or syrup jars, to create upcycled snow globes in three easy steps. You’ll also need a hot glue gun, a blender, …
Make an Origami Balloon
Start out with a square piece of paper. (You can purchase origami paper or cut your own.) Create creases within the page based on the diagram below. You’ll need to fold your square in half both horizontally and vertically, as well as diagonally in both directions. Lay your paper flat and open on your surface. Start pushing your horizontal crease …
Milk Carton Birdhouse Feeder
MaterialsMilk carton (1-quart size)ScissorsPaint (two different colors)SandpaperButtonsCereal box or other used piece of cardboardNontoxic glueRickrack or ribbonCraft stick or tongue depressorKnifePeanut butterNewspaperBirdseedString or wire Instructions1. Wash out the milk carton, then cut out the plastic spout but save the plastic cap. Use it to trace a circle about halfway down the front of the carton. 2. Once the carton is …