Celebrate the Summer months with these easy Summer crafts for kids. Lots of easy craft projects, summer activities, and Summer art for kids.
The kids will love all these easy Summer crafts for kids.
Summer is here and it's time to load up on all kinds of arts and crafts and ideas for the kids to enjoy all the fun that Summer has to offer. Hot Summer days are the perfect time to bust out the ice cream cones and try some easy crafts.
We are all about making Summer crafts and activities for kids easy. We want to make sure that they only take 30 minutes or less and that when it comes to craft supplies, they are utilizing items you already have at home.
If you enjoy Summer craft ideas like these ones, make sure to check out last month's May Crafts For Kids along with our 101+ Easy Craft Ideas for kids.
You also do not want to miss our 101+ Printable Coloring Pages For Kids and 101+ Printables For Kids full of Crafts and Coloring Pages.
Summer Crafts For Kids
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Father’s Day Crafts
With the start of Summer being in June, we want to make sure we do not forget Father's Day which is also in June. Here are some of the Father's Day crafts and Father's day gift ideas that are part of our Summer crafts for kids.
Agamograph Free Printable Fathers Day Cards
Dad will love your creativity with this super fun Agamograph Free Printable Fathers Day Cards. Homemade Father’s Day cards are the best!
Best Dad Coloring Pages
These fun Best Dad Coloring Pages are great keepsakes for the awesome Dad in your life and are a great way to say HAPPY Father’s Day.
4th of July Crafts For Kids
Here are some fun ideas that are sure to brighten your 4th of July.
Paper Lantern DIY – Fun Kids Craft
We love the idea of a paper lantern DIY throughout the year, but especially during the 4th of July as it's a fun and easy DIY that paper craft that kids can make and hang outside for the holiday. These are awesome summer crafts that can hang on a tree all summer long.
4th of July Pinata
This punch pinata is a great fourth of July party idea that the kids will absolutely adore. They can even help to make it, which will be that much more satisfying as they break it up.
Uncle Sam Craft
Turn up the patriotic fun with this sweet Uncle Sam made with Popsicle Stick and Paper plates.
Patriotic Paracord Garland
Turn those colored cords into a fun decorative finge.
4th of July Printables
This is a fun way to decorate your table for 4th of July and gives a little project to work on while eating a hot dog on the firework holiday.
Happy 4th of July Coloring Pages
Camping Crafts For Kids
These easy and fun camping crafts for the kids are full of all kinds of nature and camping favorites. Here are some of our campfire craft and camping craft favorites.
Paper Plate Wind Socks
Fun windsock craft made from paper plates and a few simple supplies. Learn with the kids how to make a windsock with colorful paper and some simple craft supplies.
Boat Craft For Kids
This boat craft for kids is a great Summer activity. Is there anything more fun than playing in the water? We have free printable sails too!
Michaels Camp Creativity
We always recommend checking out Michaels for their summer camp. Its full of summer arts and crafts and some of the best ideas come from being surrounded by all the crafts supplies.
Crafts For Summer
Here are some other easy Summer themed crafts that kids of all ages will enjoy.
Ice Cream in a Bag
These DIY Sandals are a fun project for Sring and Summer to add some HAPPY to your simple sandals. They are great for both kids and adults.
Water Gun Painting Art Project
Looking for Summer activities for the kids? The kids LOVE water gun painting art projects throughout the Summer. It's the perfect summer craft getting kids outside in an easy way to add some fun to a canvas in a creative way.
Crafts and Activities For Bored Kids
Looking for what to do when your kids are bored, for kids, then we have you covered. We have fun crafts to do when you bored kids!
Nature Art For Kids
Turn all the treasures from your nature walk into a beautiful Nature Art for Kids project.
Orange Bird Feeder
This is a fun craft for the kids to make throughout the Summer. After enjoying a delicious orange, turn it into a sweet bird feeder.
Looking for something to keep those little hands busy this Summer? This tutorial is fun and easy to make.
Turn your favorite Summer fruit into a fun fan to cool you down.
DIY I-Spy Road Trip Bag
DIY I-Spy Bag – It's an i-spy bottle (in a bag) for your next road trip. Fun Road trip Activities for kids | Kids Summer Activities.
Beach Please Hat
This is a great craft for your tween girls. They can add their own words or make it just as cute as our sweet Summer hat.
DIY Flamingo Shoes
Turn those Summer sneakers into a one of a kind flamingo shoes. Shoe crafts are so much fun during Summer!
Ballerina Craft - Paper Bag Puppet
It is all kinds of fun turning those brown paper bags into a fun and fabulous ballerina craft puppet.
Lion Paper Craft
There is something so cute about this king of the jungle. Make this sweet lion craft using our free printable template.
Walking on Eggs
There are some fun activities to do with your kids this Summer including this fun walking on eggs activity.
Summer Popsicle Tissue Paper Craft
Easy Summer crafts for preschoolers that kids will all love to make all Summer long.
Popsicle Stick Shelf
This is such a fun project for the kids to make and hang in their room or treehouse.
How to Make a Tassel
These fun tassels can be added to all kinds of crafts. They are fun to make for our free printable Graduation card too.
Free Printable Summer Coloring Pages
One of our favorite things about Summer is not only the fun kid's crafts that we can create but all the other fun you can have with coloring and printables. We have put together a comprehensive list of Summer printables that include free printable postcards and Summer Reading Log Bookmarks. Here are a few of our favorites.
Summer Reading Log Bookmarks
Reading is fun and a great time to log all those books you've been wanting to read. Grab these free printable bookmarks and you are on your way!
Summer Bucket List
This free printable summer bucket list for kids of all ages is full of all kinds of fun summer activities. Kids will love checking off the fun as they go.
Summer Word Scramble
Have some scrambling fun with this free printable summer word scramble.
Summer Word Search
Beat the heat with this fun free Summer word puzzle. Filled with summer-themed words that are sure to add fun for kids of all ages.
If You're Happy and You Know It Printable
This colorful free printable is full of happiness and makes me want to stomp my feet.
Road Trip Activities
Hit the open road with these printable road trip activities and keep the whole family busy without relying on electronics.
Summer Printable Coloring Pages
Grab your favorite crayons or markers and get coloring. Coloring pages have been shown to improve fine motor skills as well as decrease anxiety which we love.
Happy Summer Printable Coloring Pages
These free Summer printable coloring pages are ones that the kids are going to love. These HAPPY Summer coloring pages are great for all ages.
Watermelon Coloring Page
Have all kinds of Summer fun with a piece of watermelon and this free printable watermelon coloring page.
Strawberry Coloring Page
This cute strawberry coloring page is as sweet as a strawberry shortcake, but with no extra sugar.
Beach Coloring Pages
Have some summer vacation fun with these coloring pages of the beach.
We have lots of fun items that are all about celebrating each month of Summer!
All About June!
All About July
All About August
Wrap up Summer with all the fun and color your way through the month of August.
Fun National Days Calendar in Summer
- Dinosaur Day - June 1
- National Donut Day - June 3
- Yo-Yo Day - June 6
- Peanut Butter Cookie Day - June 12
- Flag Day - June 14
- Sushi Day - June 18
- National Bingo Day - June 27
- National Video Game Day - July 8
- National Pina Colada Day - July 10
- 7-Eleven Day (Free Slurpee Day) - July 11
- National Tiger Day - July 29
- Harry Potter's Birthday Day - July 31
National Tiger Day - July 29
Have fun drawing a tiger with our free printable tiger drawing step-by-step guide.
Hae some coloring fun with these free printable coloring pages
- Llammas Day - August 1st
- National Watermelon Day - August 3rd
- National Book Lovers Day - August 9th
- S'mores Day - August 10th
- National Tooth Fairy Day - August 22nd
- National Waffle Day - August 24th
- National Park Service Founders Day - August 25th
- National Dog Day - August 26th
- World Rock Paper Scissors Day - August 27th
- National Beach Day - August 30th
We sure hope you enjoy all the kid craft ideas for Summer.
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