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31 July Crafts for Kids

Summer is just the best time of year, don’t you think? The weather is warm and there is so much time to be creative with these fun July crafts for kids! From the 4th of July, camping, insects, mermaids, and more – we’ve got lots of fun crafts for July.

31 July Crafts for Kids - so many really cute and fun crafts! These summer crafts include mermaids, sea shells, 4th of July crafts, independence day crafts, camping, bugs, boats, and more for your summer bucket list. #craftsforkids #preschool #kindergarten

July Crafts for Kids

These awesome July crafts for kids are so much fun! There is enough craft ideas on this list for you to try a new craft every day in July! Celebrate the Fourth of July with some fun crafts, make some cute firefly themed crafts and some awesome camping crafts. There is also lots of other July crafts for the kids to make and enjoy including some mermaid and seashell crafts! These are such fun July crafts for preschoolers, kindergartners, first graders, 2nd graders, and 3rd grade students.

Fourth Of July Crafts

Fourth Of July Crafts for Kids

  • Sparkler Firework Craft from Kids Craft Room. This is a fun and easy craft, and it’s perfect for little ones that may be scared of real sparklers.
  • Pipe Cleaner Fireworks Painting from Where Imagination Grows. What a fun painting activity with such cool results!
  • Firework Rockets from Creating Creatives. These little rockets really fly!
  • Patriotic Necklace from Buggy and Buddy. This easy to make necklace would be perfect to wear to a Fourth of July parade or party!
  • 4th of July Party Poppers from Simple Everyday Mom. Make your own patriotic party poppers! These ones don’t make a loud noise so they are great for little ones who might be frightened.
  • USA Star Pencil Topper from Easy Peasy and Fun. These pencil toppers are such a cute way to celebrate the Fourth of July!
  • Painters Tape Flag Craft – simplest craft you can imagine with beautiful results
  • American Flag Cootie Catcher from Red Ted Art How fun is this free printable USA themed cootie catcher!
  • Patriotic Bubble Blowers from Pint-sized Treasures. These look easy to make and would be so much fun on a sunny fourth of July!
Camping Crafts

Camping Crafts for Kids

  • Popsicle Stick Tent from Glued to My Crafts. These cute little tents are easy to make and would also be great to use in small world play.
  • Glowing Campfire craft from Buggy and Buddy. This campfire craft really glows! So cool!
  • Gone Camping craft from Simply Learning. I love this gorgeous camping craft, and it comes with free printables to cut and paste.
  • DIY Mini Camping Set from Artsy Craftsy Mom. How cute are these mini tents, perfect for soft toys to camp in!
  • Cupcake Liner Campfire Craft from I Heart Crafty Things. I love that this craft includes a marshmallow to roast over the campfire!
  • Camping Story Stones from Playdough to Plato These story stones are great for story telling and imaginative play, and easy to take with you if you are travelling.
  • Lego Camping Lantern from Lalymom. This lantern is made from Lego! How cool would it be to take on a camping trip!
Firefly Crafts

Firefly Crafts for Kids

flowers, mermaids, fish, boats, and more fun july crafts for kids

More fun July Crafts For Kids

  • Milk Carton Sailboat from Celebrating With the Bug. You could float these boats in your paddling pool, at the beach, or race them down the river!
  • Painted Flower Craft for Kids
  • Sponge Boats from The Craft Train. Here’s another easy to make boat to float!
  • Nature Mermaids from Mother Natured. These mermaids made from leaves and flowers are gorgeous, and there is a free template to help get you started.
  • Cupcake Liner Octopus Craft – this is such a cute way for kids to explore under the sea
  • Origami Mermaid from Picky Stripey Socks. Who knew you could make an origami mermaid?! There is step by step instructions so everyone can have a go.
  • Cardboard Tube Mermaids from The Craft Train. It’s amazing what you can make from a cardboard tube! These mermaids are adorable!
  • Honeycomb Craft – this is a simple craft for kids to celebrate summer bees!


Even More July Crafts for Kids

July Crafts

You’ll be busy all month long making these 31 fun July crafts for kids!


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Kate Picklebums

Kate is an Aussie Mum to four kids and an early childhood educator. She shares easy activities for kids, family friendly recipes and lots of printables on her blog picklebums.com

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