Collage Crafts

Learn how to create this Personal Placemat collage craft in this article.

Collage crafts for kids are not limited to scraps of newspapers and magazines pasted onto a piece of construction paper. Your child can utilize a variety of common household products to create a collage masterpiece.

But this art is not simply made to decorate your refrigerator -- your child can create collage crafts that are as functional as they are beautiful.


­Collage crafts put the fun in functional. Learn how to make your own collage crafts with the step-by-step instructions on the following pages:

Quilt-Patterned Collage

Create patchwork without sewing needles, thread, or fabric.

Personal Place Mats

Any child can add a personal touch to his place setting.

Herb Collage

A lot of spice makes this fragrant collage very nice.

Seed Collage

Plant the seed of creativity by making a collage of recycled seeds.

Fuzzy Paint

Liven up any Easter egg hunt with this textured paint.

Funny Rock

Making paperweights have never been so much fun.

No Ordinary Vase

Who says that flowers always have to be prettier than the vase?

Creating a quilt does not have to take hours of tedious sewing. Discover how to make a quilt-patterned collage out of old magazines on the next page.

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