Plan a Kids Crafts Birthday Party

Encourage your little one’s inner DaVinci to shine through and plan a kids crafts birthday party. 

This a fun and artsy way to have an activity packed birthday shindig with fun crafts they can easily create without too much help from you. Simply supply the supplies and let them create!

Sometimes the problem with planning a kid’s birthday party is how to occupy their time once all the guests come over. A kids crafts birthday party idea takes the guess work out of planning the event by giving the kids PLENTY of fun things than can create. They’ll be excited to come over, have cake and roll up their sleeves for some artistic fun. We gathered up some of our most popular kids craft ideas you can offer at your child’s birthday party. Try one or try all!


  • DIY Octopus Yarn Doll

    This adorable craft uses yarn to create a yarn doll complete with realistic looking eyes. Gather all the supplies you need and set up a station at the birthday party for all the kids to make their own octopus yarn dolls

  • Edible Apple Theme Craft

    What's a better craft to make than one that you can also eat?! This fun craft made with Rice Krispies resemble apples that the little party guests will have no problem eating once they've made them. 

  • Make a Lion Mask

    Dressing up in costume is even better when you've made your own masks. Here we have a DIY lion mask as well as a step-by-step tutorial on a DIY lamb mask. 

  • DIY Rainbow Glitter Play-Doh

    Making anything sparkly is always fun. Add some glitter to Play-Doh and you've got a craft that sparkles! Get this recipe for a fun hands-on craft the kids can make and then play with afterwards!

  • A Craft That'a a Hoot!

    Maybe kids love owls because of their calm nature or because they are funny looking, either way this craft will let the kids be creative while customizing the look of their owls. Using wooden disks, the kids can make their own owls complete with googly eyes.

  • Crafts to Make School More Fun

    Here's a useful craft the birthday party guests can take back to school with them. Arrange for them to make DIY pencil cups, memo holder and journal

  • Homemade Crayon Craft

    Here's a great way to make use of old and broken crayons you may have lying around. See how you can make these fun stars out of crayons for a colorful and fun craft they can take home. 

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