Easter Craft Activities

I love finding new an easy Easter craft activities that also double as traditions to do with my children. I think it not only helps create lasting memories but it also gives me an opportunity to be the “fun mom”.

Egg Crafts

Paint Chip Eggs

1. Paint Chip Eggs ~ Check out this bowl of eye candy!  You can make your own ombre eggs from paint swatches.  They would also be darling strung together for a garland.

DIY Paint Chip Easter Egg Garland

2. DIY Paint Chip Easter Egg Garland ~ Use your digital cutter or handcut egg-shaped ovals out of free paint chips at the home improvements or paint store. Tape string or ribbon to the back of each egg to make the garland and hang.

Easy Easter Craft

3. Paper-Mache Easter Eggs {Craft Ideas} ~ Here is a fun craft ideas your children are sure to love this Easter. The egg can hold a surprising amount of candy and the tissue paper seems to e a delicate making for a delightfully heavy and yet fragile object, much like real egg. Also like a real egg you have to break the shell to get at what’s inside. Children love things they have to destroy to open.

Bunny Crafts

Easy Easter Crafts

4. DIY Easter Bunny Lantern {Easter Ideas} ~ This fun bunny lantern is the perfect centerpiece for the kids table at Easter brunch or Easter dinner.  This fun little guy is made with a store bought paper lantern and some foam.  It would even be a fun project for the kids to work on when they are done eating but still have to wait for the Easter egg hunt to begin.

5. Cardboard Tube Easter Bunnies ~ These cute little Easter bunnies are as colorful as jelly beans.  Your little ones will have fun making them and you will too!  Make an entire family and use them as a centerpiece for the kids table this Easter.

6. Easter Finger Puppets ~ These cute finger puppets are simple to make and fun too!  Make them as a family activity or tuck them into a basket as a gift!

Easter Crafts for Kids

7. Paper Plate Easter Bunny {Easy Craft} ~ This easy craft is a versatile craft perfect for a rainy spring day at home, a preschool class party, on Sunday school Easter celebration. Preschoolers will adore their little bunny they made by themselves to celebrate this loved holiday.

Easter Activities

8. Origami Easter Bunny {Easter Activities} ~ Keep the older kids busy making these cute origami bunnies, or create them ahead of time, fill with candy, and use as party favors.

Easter Crafts for Kids

9. Paper Bunny Masks {Easter Crafts} ~ Set up a craft table at your Easter party and let everyone create their own paper bunny masks.

Easter Chick Crafts

10. Egg Carton Bunny and Chick ~ These cute little Easter animals are a fun craft for the kids to create and embellish.  Hint: start saving your egg cartons now.

Handprint and Thumbprint Crafts

Easter Art

11. Easter Thumbprint Art {Easter Craft For Kids} ~ Easter thumbprint art is a fun craft for kids of all ages.  Make them now and display them or use them as a fun craft to keep them busy during Easter brunch.  Make it a family tradition and you can compare their thumbprints as they grow.

Crafts For Kids

Crafts for Kids

12. Easter Egg Geodes {Easter Ideas} ~ This fun Easter egg project can double as an art project and a science experiment.  Turn your hollowed out Easter eggs into crystal geodes that are not only interesting but beautiful.  Melissa’s Easter egg geode tutorial will walk you through how to make your own with your kids.

Kids Easter Crafts

13. Marshmallow Easter Eggs {Kids Easter Crafts} ~ Your kids will love making these fun Easter eggs with colorful marshmallows.  They will love snacking on the colorful marshmallows too.  You can even have them practice drawing lines  and using glue in this fun Kids Easter crafts.

Easter Crafts for Kids

14. Homemade Playdoh Filled Easter Eggs {Easy Crafts} ~ These pretty little Easter eggs filled with homemade Playdoh are perfect for an Easter egg hunt where guests may not be able to eats sweets. Children will love being able to take home a treat they can play with day after day, and you’ll love how inexpensive homemade Playdoh is to make. You can’t find candy this cheap!

Painted Rock Easter Egg Craft for Kids

15.  Painted Rock Easter Egg Craft for Kids ~ With a little paint and a few dots and squiggles, you can transform an ordinary rock into an “Easter Egg” that can almost pass for the real thing.

How to Sew Bunnies

16. Bunny Sachet Tutorial {free pattern} – This project is ideal if you have a lot of fabric scraps that you want to de-stash.  It is quick and easy to sew, you should be able to complete a dozen of them within an hour.

Easy Easter Craft

17. Marshmallow Bunny Plushie {Easy Craft} ~ Whether you love or detest marshmallow peeps, you’ll adore this project. These marshmallow bunny plushies are not only an easy craft to make, but they make a wonderful alternative to Easter candy in an Easter basket. Make a set of these bunnies to add to your Easter decor as well.

5 Easter Craft Activities

1.  Stacy submitted her creative Easter Egg Hunt; instead of the traditional candy filled Easter eggs, these eggs contain an activity to complete after the egg hunt.

2.  Carrie submitted her Christ- Centered Easter traditions. She has several ones but I really like how she made your own tomb!

3.  My Twitter friend, Sylvia, sent me her Lenten Treasure Chest. It has over 40 “gold” coins with different “good deeds” printed on them. For example, read bible, help a neighbor, attend a church service, etc. Ace LOVES it! Every morning they pick a coin and then do the good deed.

Flickr Photo

4.  I found these Easter Traditions on a Budget. They have several fun ideas. My favorite is the follow the ribbon. Where you tie a ribbon to the Easter basket and run around the house with it leaving a ribbon trail behind. When the kids wake up they follow their colored ribbon to find the basket the Easter Bunny left them.

5.  Here’s Bobbi’s Bunny Money. After the kids find all the plastic eggs, they open them up and count how much Bunny Money they got.They then get to buy items from our Bunny Store.

You also might like these Easter Traditions:

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  1. Great ideas! We do something similar to the ribbon one. When I was little, there was always a trail of jelly beans from my bed to the basket. We now do this with Indy.

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