Nature-themed crafts are one of the best ways of connecting with the earth and for building memorable moments with our little ones. Use this as an opportunity to go on an outdoor family scavenger hunt or to use materials that you already have at home in your cupboards or craft supplies.
If you want to create cool crafts while being kind to the planet, check out these 15 crafts for kids inspired by nature!
Nature-themed Crafts for Kids
Tic-Tac-Toe! How many bumble bees or ladybugs can you catch in a row?! This is such a simple nature-themed craft that grown-ups and children can enjoy together.
A little magic for the kids and the garden!
The next time you have pistachio shells on hand, re-purpose them into these adorable bees that take cuteness and creativity to a whole new level!
These are just turtley amazing and will get the little ones using their imagination!
This nature-themed craft is the perfect addition to the DIY garden fairy houses.
Do you have a few pinecones and acorns laying around in the backyard? Have the kids look for the perfect pieces to build these little critters in all sorts of shapes and colors! Have them hide them for a fun game with this next craft…
Perhaps you can use these recycled cardboard tube binoculars to keep a lookout for the hidden pinecone owls above!
Add a little extra magic to nature walks with fairy bracelets made with flowers and leaves.
The recycled bug jar is perfect for kids who love bugs! It can even make a lovely keepsake gift for a loved one. Either way, it’s adorable!
Have the kids build their own little dream town with painted rocks.
Have them serve up some fresh flowers straight from mother nature to you!
You can never have enough nature-themed crafts that involve flowers, can you?!
Bugs like to stay at 5-star hotels too with one exception…it has to be eco-friendly!
Another bug hotel that a little more simple, yet just as beautiful!
Lastly, bring some extra love and luck into your day with this nature-themed craft using shamrock prints.
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