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Crafts at HowStuffWorks has hundreds of fun ideas to keep your family entertained. Find free kids' crafts by theme, material and season.

These animal crafts articles contain a wide variety of animal crafts and activities for kids. Find crafts relating to your child's favorite animal.

These bead crafts articles contain dozens of fun bead crafts for kids. Help your child learn to make beaded jewelry and other decorative crafts.

A DIY gift guide can help you narrow down a gift idea for the the DIYer in your life. DIYers stockpile tools but an expert DIY gift guide can help you find the gift that your DIYer needs but doesn't have.

Staring at a blank page can be intimidating, even for the most inventive of artists. Get ideas for drawing in these articles.

Holiday Crafts at HowStuffWorks has activities for each special day in the year. From Valentine's Day to Thanksgiving, check out our holiday craft ideas.

The Home Crafts channel offers a variety of DIY projects for your home. Find ways to creatively enhance your surroundings and celebrate family life here.

Learning how to knit is not as difficult as it may seem. It's a favorite pastime for many crafters, and it's a great way to make wearable crafts and gifts for friends. Find out how to knit in these articles.

These nature crafts articles include simple activities that help kids learn about nature. Get ideas for entertaining and educational nature crafts.

Arts & Crafts at HowStuffWorks contains a variety of arts and crafts for kids. Stimulate your child's creativity with these decorative arts and crafts.

Paper Crafts at HowStuffWorks is your destination for fun crafts made from paper. Kids will enjoy making masks, hats, baskets and other paper crafts.

Quick & Easy Crafts at HowStuffWorks is full of ideas for crafts that don't require a lot of time or skill. Kids will enjoy these quick and easy crafts.

Quilting has long been a favorite pastime of crafters, and the results are often beautiful and unique. These articles will show you everything from the basic tools you'll need to how to finish your first creation.

Recycled crafts allow you to reuse glass, plastic, cloth, paper and metal in order to beautify your surroundings. Recycled crafts are also a lot of fun to make and a great way to spend time with your kids.

These seasonal crafts are organized by season and special occasion, so you can quickly find a seasonal craft at any time of year.

Sewing is a great skill to have for making and mending clothes for your family. From sewing on a button to using a pattern, learn all you need to know about sewing in these articles.

Stenciling is a great way to decorate walls, and since the techniques and designs are endless, you can create a totally unique work of art in your own home. Get started with the tips and tools in these articles.

If you have extra t-shirts around, why not turn them into a craft project? See these tips and craft ideas for having fun with t-shirts.

Crafts to wear are especially popular with kids who like to play dress-up. Learn how to make jewelry and other crafts to wear at HowStuffWorks.