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Quick & Easy 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.

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Easy Indoor Crafts for Kids

Easy indoor crafts for kids bring plenty to do on a dull day. Find out about easy indoor crafts for kids, such as a small box puzzle, exploding glider, and keepsake ornaments to make alone or with friends.


How to Make Paper People Holding Hands

You are a teacher and you want to teach the children how to make paper people holding hands. Well, we will now show you how to make paper people holding hands.

5 Craft Projects and Cleanups Using Kitchen and Bathroom Supplies

Craft kits from hobby stores are a fun and organized way to get artsy. Save yourself some money with these five simple, at-home craft projects kids can make -- with stuff you already have in your kitchen and bathroom.

Craft a Doorknob Sign

Door hangings are a fun way for kids to keep the family posted on what they're up to, whether it's doing homework or hanging out. Learn how to create your own door hangings with this guide.

Finger-Painted Masterpiece

The finger-paint masterpiece craft is perfect for very young children – just be forewarned that the materials in this project can make for quite a sugar high that even Monet might not escape.

Customized Coffee Mug

Make mom's morning cup of coffee a personalized affair by decorating a new mug that's be sure to become a fast favorite.

Decorative Picture Frame

Let the kids create a masterpiece, and then make it even more special by placing it in a decorative picture frame.

Magnetic Memories

Refrigerators can never have too many magnets, especially when one of them reminds mom of somebody special.

Painted Pasta Necklace

Making this simple, yet endearing, painted past necklace craft can be as fun as watching mom wearing it all day.

Craft a Lampshade

Highlight your kid's artistic abilities by helping them incorporate one of their masterpieces into a lampshade.

Craft a Light Switch Plate

Your local hardware shop or big box store probably carry pre-painted light switch plates that appeal to kids, but how about letting your family get creative instead?