Fall Crafts for Kids

Wind chimes, leaf painting and more – here are some of our favorite fall projects to keep kids crafting throughout the season.

While school is still fresh on the brains for many of us, it’s time to start turning our attentions to get ready for the next season – fall! The autumnal equinox begins on Thursday, Sept. 22 and ends on Dec. 20, right before the end-of-year holiday season. What comes to mind when you think of fall for your family? If you’re in need of some crafty autumn inspiration, take a look at this week’s roundup for a few ideas to get you started.

Pinecone Hedgehogs

Put the bounties of the fall season to work for your craft projects! The Mad House shows you how to transform fallen pinecones into adorable hedgehogs.

Silly Leaf Hair

Have a hairdo of leafs WOULD be pretty silly! Glued to My Crafts takes a stack of fake floral leafs and turns them into a funny DIY.

Leaf Crown

If you really love autumn, show it off! The Nurture Store offers up this charming autumn-friendly project for your child to make today.

Scarecrow Paper Craft for Kids

Scarecrows are one of the most recognizable symbols associated with autumn. Have your child make their very own by way of this how to from Meaningful Mama.

Fall Leaf Painting

Enjoy a quiet afternoon capturing nature’s finest. Minne Mama shows how to take leafs found at home and turn them into painting inspiration.

Fall Leaf Crafts

Live Craft Eat not only has a few great leaf DIY projects for you to share with your child, she also offers a handy leaf shape printable. Keep this post bookmarked for whenever leaf templates are required for an idea.

Fall Wind Chimes Craft for Kids

This project from The Benson Street includes craft supplies found in your craft closet and supplies found in your backyard! Make a set to display at your house or to give to a family member.

Glittered & Colored Pasta Pumpkins

Pumpkins aren’t just for October! Mom to 2 Posh Lil Divas transforms plain pasta into glittery craft supplies to make this pumpkin craft.


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