As the summer winds its way to an end, it may seem that you and your littles have done just about everything there is to do. You’ve slayed dragons, chased rainbows, and jumped your fair share of puddles—now what? Don’t worry! There’s still plenty of fun to be had. We’ve rounded up this list of 10 Kid’s Crafts for the Summer so you and your kiddos can make the most of these last few weeks. From the sweetest daisy earrings to the cutest creatures on land and sea—these 10 projects harness all the magic of the season. Grab your little summer sidekick, crafting supplies, and your imagination to get started!


In this Summer Craft roundup, you will find the following 10 projects:

1. Dazzling Daisies

First on our list are these stylish Shrinky Daisy Keychain and Earrings. Follow our free video tutorial to add a little razzle-dazzle to your summer jewelry collection. 

2. Don’t Be Koi

Colorful and fun to make, these Paper Koi Fish will be a hit with your kiddos. These pretty paper fish are beginner-friendly and symbolize good luck and prosperity. Check out our video for a step-by-step tutorial. 

3. Knot Your Average Project

Next on our list is a super easy project that just about anyone can make. Our Easy DIY Macrame Plant Hanger comes together beautifully with only a few tools and materials.

4. Wild Geckorations

You and your kiddo can take a walk on the wild side with these neat Paper Geckos. Use crayons, colored pencils, markers, or pens to design some of the coolest lizards in the jungle. 

5. Havin’ A Ball!

Looking to give your room a fun summer makeover? Follow our free video tutorial to create this simple but sensational Felt Ball Garland

6. Cone-gratulations!

Perfectly sweet and oh-so-cute, our Ice Cream Pom Pom Garland is a fun project for crafters of all ages. Hang on the wall, drape across a plant, or string it up anywhere that needs a little treat. 

7. Berry Adorable

Using a simple diamond shape, these 3D Paper Strawberries make a super easy summer project. Use them for a sweet, make-believe picnic or to add a pop of color to your summer decor. 

8. Don’t Worry, Be Crafty!

Follow our video tutorial for these precious DIY Worry Dolls. You and your littles can decorate these to look just like your family members for a unique crafting experience. Once complete, prepare for your worries to melt away. 

9. Back to Cool

With school just around the corner, #9 on our list of summer projects gets straight to the point. Our Monster and Kitty Felt Pencil Toppers are a fun and easy way to get your kiddo back into the school spirit!

10. Oh So Spe-Shell!

Lastly, our Colored Paper Shell Cards are the perfect rainy day activity for you and your little artist. The two different style shells offer a fabulous canvas for practicing new coloring skills and perfecting different mediums. 

Remember that you can find all of the tools and materials for these crafts in our shop, Felt Paper Scissors.