Spring Holiday Crafts for Kids


Meet Mr. and Mrs. Spring -- a fun (and edible!) spring holiday craft.
Meet Mr. and Mrs. Spring -- a fun (and edible!) spring holiday craft.
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Celebrate the end of a long winter by making spring holiday crafts for kids. And what better way to signal spring's true meaning -- rebirth and renewal -- than to recycle what you have around the house to construct these crafts?

The following links will take you to articles that offer entertaining craft projects for kids and adults to do together, and each one starts with items you probably have handy -- an old necktie, eggs, vegetables.

Cozy Cases

Old neckties turn into cases for eyeglasses or change when you make this craft. See how it's done.

Japanese Egg Doll

Stick a needle in a raw egg, blow out the egg, and you're on your way to making a Japanese egg doll. Learn about this age-old craft.

Mr. and Mrs. Spring

This cute couple is made from green peppers and other veggies. Find out how to make them.

Mini Easter Baskets

The ideal party favor, Mini Easter Baskets are an easy spring holiday craft to make with your kids.

Dad may be surprised that his old neckties can look so good. Keep reading to find out how to make an eyeglass case or change purse. How cozy!

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