Share on Facebook

19 Easy Easter Crafts That Kids Can Make with Stuff Around the House

These Easter crafts for kids are easy to make—even for preschoolers. And the best part is that they use items from around your house that you already have on hand!

Easter Egg Wreathvia the resourceful mama

Easter egg paper wreath

This adorable Easter egg paper wreath can be made with pieces of scrapbook paper or construction paper that you have at home. Simply cut out the papers in egg shapes and let your child glue them along a paper plate circle. These are so easy to make, you could have a few hanging around your home!

Check out these other great 30 adorable Easter craft ideas to brighten your home, including a super fun DIY Paint Chip Garland.

via mum in the mad house

Easter bunny garland

Hanging garland is all the farmhouse-style rage right now. How much cuter can it get than this pom-pom Easter bunny garland?

Find out how Easter bunnies got so popular for Easter in the first place.


via yarn wrapped eggs

Yarn-wrapped eggs

If you have extra yarn around the house, put the kids to crafting by making these adorable yarn-wrapped eggs. These cute Easter crafts for kids make perfect decorations to hang around the house and will also provide a fine motor activity for little ones.

easter basketsvia cutefetti

Bunny and chick Easter baskets

These bunny and chick Easter baskets are a little non-traditional, but a great way to upcycle cartons from the kitchen. Children will be able to not only paint the baskets, but add craft supplies, then fill them up with Easter goodies when they’re finished!

via rainy day mum

Easter egg maracas

These Easter egg maracas are inspired by carrots, and pretty much guarantee your children will be making lots of music while they wait for the Easter Bunny to arrive.

You won’t want to miss these inspiring Easter traditions from around the world.


via cutefetti

Carrot Mason jars

Another carrot-inspired craft, these mason jars not only make great Easter decorations, but would be beautiful gifts too!

Love mason jar crafts? Check out these gorgeous, creative mason jar gifts.

via fantastic fun and learning

Crystal Easter egg

Have your kids ever grown their own crystals? It’s possible with just a few household ingredients and they can put an Easter spin on it with pipe cleaners that are twisted into Easter egg shapes.

peeps playdoughvia cutefetti

Peeps Playdough

Making crafts is only half the fun—kids can get excited to play with this one after they make it! Check out this playdough recipe that is made with the iconic Easter candy, Peeps!

via ideas for kids

Easter slime

Another activity that kids are absolutely loving right now is making slime. This fun-colored slime looks like it was created just for Easter and can even be stored inside Easter eggs between play time.

via a night owl

Marbelized Easter eggs

How amazing do these marbleized Easter eggs look? Though they look luxe, you don’t need anything fancy to make them with, just craft paint, paper, and shaving cream!

via cutefetti

Bunny headbands

These adorable bunny headbands can be made in a matter of minutes and enjoyed all throughout the Easter holiday. Just attach pipe cleaners to headbands that you already have to get in the holiday spirit!

easter wandsvia so easy being green

Easter wands

A holiday is always a great excuse to get crafty and Easter is no exception. These Easter wands are so simple to make, fun to play with, and made from super simple craft supplies like craft foam, ribbon, and wooden sticks.

via the best ideas for kids

Paper plate Easter bunnies

How adorable are these cute little bunnies? They make the perfect easter crafts for preschools because young children can put them together during an afternoon crafting session. All they need is paper plates and fun household craft items like pipe cleaners, craft eyes, and paper! If you’re making colored eggs, try these 19 homemade egg dyes that use common kitchen ingredients.


via sensibly sara

Bunny napkin rings

Kids will love seeing their creativity shine on the Easter dinner table—and these cute Bunny napkin rings are almost too easy to make.

via life love liz

Egg plant

Here’s a craft that turns a bit magical on Easter morning: The kids plant a small Easter egg and thanks to the holiday’s “magic,” it grows into an egg plant!

via the best ideas for kids

Egg carton bunnies

There’s always an abundance of egg cartons around Easter so what better way to use them than with these egg carton bunnies! They can be used to hold candy or for name tags at the dinner table.

Felt eggs

While these Easter eggs are exactly the type that you can hide-and-seek, they are definitely unique. Egg shapes cut from felt with craft supplies make a fun activity for children to make.

Check out these amazingly unique Easter egg decorating ideas.

via sarahndipities

Fingerprint Easter bunnies and chicks

There are SO many things you could do with these fingerprint Easter bunnies and chicks: decorate handmade cards, wall art or wrapping paper. Your kids will love seeing their fingerprints transformed into their favorite Easter animals.

via one little project

Lollipop bunnies

This fun craft turns into a snack once it’s done: A few cleverly twisted pipe cleaners create adorable lollipop bunnies that everyone will love!

Keep your kids entertained during the Easter holiday with these 18 entertaining Easter games!

Lindsey Galvez
I've been the author of So Easy Being Green since 2010. The blog started as a resource for parents who wanted to make small changes that would make a big impact on a better world and their family. I wanted to share how making small green changes IS easy.
Today, Lindsey Blogs continues that message, but has also evolved into a space where I share my favorite people, moments, brands, recipes... and everything in between!