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Friday Fun

Simple projects for craft time

Friday Fun

Simple projects for craft time
 
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About the projects

Friday Fun is all about simple craft projects for family, classroom and group craft time. Some families are setting aside a time each week for family crafting fun. Why not join in the fun?

Greeting cards for kids: For pop-up cards and more easy to make greeting cards that children can create, see the projects listed in Greeting Cards Kids Can Make.

Also, check out Gifts Kids Can Make for Dad and Gifts Kids Can Make for Mom.

The projects range in difficulty from VERY EASY to AVERAGE.

Browse down this page and the Full Friday Fun Craft Index for descriptions and illustrations of projects, then select a project and have some crafting fun! Or jump to the category index for a listing of all Friday Fun crafts.

Fourth of July Firecracker Box

Fourth of July Crackers
Description ↓

Celebrate together! Make this festive firecracker box that opens with a loud "POP!"—no fire required! Easy to make and reusable year-round. Fill them with treats, confetti, scavenger hunt clues, or small toys for a fun surprise! Makes a terrific party favor, too.

AVERAGE

Simple Father's Day Cards

Simple Father's Day Cards
Description ↓

Make Dad smile with these fun and easy cutout letter cards that spell out "DAD"! Kids can add their creativity while crafting a gift Dad will treasure. Minimal supplies are needed for this unique DIY craft.

VERY EASY

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Recycled Tin Can Candle Holders

Recycled Tin Can Candler Holder Luminaries
Description ↓

Light Up Family Fun! Transform ordinary tin cans into beautiful luminaries that cast a warm, inviting glow. Our easy-to-follow guide with illustrations makes this a perfect family or group craft project. Get creative and personalize your luminaries for an unforgettable experience!

AVERAGE

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Straw Bead Necklaces with a Twist

Drinking straw bead necklaces
Friday Fun Description ↓

Take classic straw bead necklaces to the next level with this fun and easy craft. Use leftover decorative paper to create colorful beads and string them onto ribbon or elastic cord to make eye-catching necklaces! Perfect for all ages, this dazzling craft is a hit with kids of all ages.

VERY EASY

Homemade Bubble Solution

Bubbles and bubble wand
Description ↓

Playing with soap bubbles is pure fun and fascinates even the youngest child! It's amazingly simple to mix a bubble solution from just a few ingredients. Create DIY bubble wands from pipe cleaners or use everyday objects around the house. Start the bubble fun!

VERY EASY

Stars and Stripes Pennant Banner

Stars and Stripes Pennant Banner
Description ↓

Make red, white and blue pennants with stars and stripes, then string them together to create a banner. The banner can be used to decorate inside or outside for Memorial Day, the 4th of July, or anytime you have a patriotic theme party.

EASY

Finger Painting Basics

Finger painting of flowers in red
Description ↓

Bring the joy of finger painting to your craft time! This guide provides a fun and easy activity that's perfect for all ages. Learn how to make your own finger paint, explore basic techniques, and discover creative ways to express yourselves. Finger painting is a great way to encourage bonding, spark creativity, and create vibrant artwork together. Get messy and have some laughs! 

VERY EASY

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Easy Mother's Day Cards

Easy Mother's Day Cards with cutouts
Description ↓

Craft fun Mother’s Day cards that spell out 'M-O-M' using simple paper cutouts. These cards are super easy to make—no patterns needed! Get creative by adding your own drawings, rubber stamps, or cutouts. Moms will love these charming cards!

VERY EASY

Simple Folded Bouquet

Simple Folded Bouquet
Description ↓

Looking for an easy and fun family craft activity? Create a stunning bouquet of paper blooms in minutes. No patterns needed, just grab some construction and tissue paper and get ready for some easy folding, cutting, and gluing. The result is a beautiful freestanding bouquet that brightens any room!

EASY

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Multicolor Binoculars

Multicolor binoculars made with toilet paper tubes
Description ↓

Craft magical binoculars with your child using recycled paper tubes and colorful cellophane. Peer through tinted lenses and see the world in a whole new way! We'll show you how to make the binoculars look super cool, but feel free to get creative. This easy craft is perfect for a fun group or family activity and is adaptable for all ages!

EASY

3D Refrigerator Magnets

Refrigerator Magnets made of painted plaster of Paris
Description ↓

Craft something awesome together with this easy-to-follow guide on making 3D fridge magnets using plaster of Paris and candy molds. This project is perfect for all ages and skill levels, encouraging creativity and bonding time. Have fun painting your unique designs, and create treasured keepsakes or heartfelt gifts!

EASY

Vegetable and Fruit Printing

Potato and vegetable print examples
Description ↓

Vegetable (and fruit) stamping is a fun and engaging activity for your family or group! From toddlers creating colorful prints to older kids and adults designing unique masterpieces, this activity fosters creativity and connection. Explore classic potato prints or get surprising results with unexpected fruits and veggies!

VERY EASY

Easter Chick Cards

Easter Chick Cards
Description ↓

Great family or classroom craft! Turn tiny hand tracings into adorable Easter chicks! This fun and easy craft is perfect for children of all ages. Simply trace their hands to create the chick's wings, then let their creativity soar as they decorate their Easter masterpieces.

EASY

Easter Pennant Banner

Easter Pennant Flag Banner
Description ↓

A fun Easter craft to do with your family, class, or group! This project is a great way to get creative together and make some festive decorations for your home or classroom. The best part? It's easy enough for everyone to participate, from young children to adults. So gather your supplies, pick out some colorful construction paper, and get ready to have some fun!

VERY EASY

For more classroom, group and family crafts, checkout the Full Friday Fun Craft Index with descriptions and illustrations of projects. Or jump to the category index for a listing of all Friday Fun crafts.

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