25 easy nature crafts for kids to make this summer


These nature crafts for kids are perfect for getting outside and enjoying the earth. From simple stick crafts to fun process art. You’ll find a craft that your kids will love!Nature crafts are the perfect way to enjoy the great outdoors. Perfect for summer, spring, or fall! #nature #summer #spring #fall #craftsforkids #activities #preschool #twitchetts

Nature Crafts for Kids

The weather is amazing and everything is green and blooming. It’s the perfect time of year to get crafty with nature.

Create fun crafts. Amazing process art. Or enjoy some natural sensory play. This collection of nature crafts for kids will create breathtaking results.

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Crafts using nature

These simple nature crafts are the perfect way to inspire creativity in your kids.

Nature Printables // Mother Natured
These printables let your children create fun pictures using nature!

Bark Owl Craft // Fireflies and Mudpies
Create fun and whimsical creatures with bark from a tree!

Fine Motor Caterpillar Craft // Learning and Exploring Through Play
Grab some sticks and create these cute caterpillars. Plus you are sneaking in some great fine motor skill building.

Nature Themed Bookmark Craft // Buggy and Buddy
Kids will enjoy the process of pressing flowers and leaves and then using the natural materials to create all kinds of designs for their homemade bookmarks!

Nature Mobile Kit // SchoolhouseGoodsCo
Grab this kit to create a fun and natural mobile.

Suncatchers from Nature // Hands On As We Grow
Create beautiful suncatchers using flowers and leaves!

Twig Boat Craft // Easy Peasy and Fun
This boat is simple, cute, and will be fun to play with! Our favorite kind of craft!

Pinecone Mobile // Happy Hooligans
Make beautiful mobiles using pinecones and beads in this fun nature craft for kids.

Activities using nature

From sensory play to confetti, nature provides many ways to play!

Flower Sensory Bin // Twitchetts
There are 3 ways to play with this fun sensory bin. Perfect for summer!

Eco-Friendly Confetti // Mother Natured
Create fun and eco-friendly confetti from leaves!

DIY Nature Craft Construction Kit // The Craft Trian
The possibilities are endless when you make this craft kit for your kids.

Fairy Wishing Bottles // Ruffles and Rainboots
Create magic with the wonders of nature. These simple wishing bottles will make anyone’s day sparkle.

Stick Ribbon Streamers // Make and Takes
This craft is super easy but so much fun!!

Broken Shell Rattles // Red Ted Art
Just because it’s broken doesn’t mean it can’t become something beautiful! This craft takes the pieces of shell you may have just tossed and created something amazing!

Terrarium Kits // TheAmateurNaturalist
Kids will love creating their own terrariums with these beautiful kits!

Nature Art Project

There is nothing more beautiful than nature, so why not create art with it!

 Twig Art // Twitchetts
Your kiddos will love using sticks to create this fun mobile.

Leaf Chalk Art // Arty Crafty Kids
Create bright and colorful designs on leaves.

Nature Paint Brushes // Messy Little Monster
Toddlers, preschoolers, and older kids will all love experimenting with paint to see what marks they can make!

Nature Printed Rocks // The Pinterested Parent
You know how much we LOVE rock painting! This printing technique is perfect for kids.

Loving the rocks? Check out these rock painting ideas for kids!

Painting with Nature // Kids Craft Room
Create one of a kind art projects using natural elements. Like pinecones!!

Painted Leaves // Hello, Wonderful
Beautifully painted leaves that can be used to decorate a mobile or hang around a classroom!

We hope that this collection of nature crafts, activities using nature, and natural art projects inspire you and your children to create!

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