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If you have a creative child around, there are many great craft supplies to keep them busy, and keep you worry-free. Keep the right supplies on hand, and crafting with your kid can be fun and help you build memories that can last well into their lives.
Though it may be the most difficult supply to clean up, glitter is easily the most fun. If you’re growing up in a crafty household, chances are that you’ve got glitter all over anyway. What kid doesn’t love the shimmer of glitter? Though it may be a more perfect craft for a little girl, a few boys may love to make some of these crafts as well. Take a look at the glowing glitter wishes, it’s a cool craft for any curious kid! Here are some more great glitter crafts.
DIY Glitter Playdough – The Chronicles of Home
Homemade play-doh is so much fun as it is, but add some sparkly glitter into the mix and watch the kids light up as they play. It’s a perfect mess-free way to let your kids enjoy glitter.
Pine Cone Glitter Ballerinas – FaveCrafts
These ballerinas use recycled materials and are dressed up with glitter! They’re perfect for any little ballerinas you have around, but they could be altered for any glam profession!
Glowing Glitter Wishes – Sassy Girlz
This craft is so much fun! It glows and shines and kids will love to create it! The jars would be a fun outdoor activity for a warm summer night and create a wonderful light to play an outdoor game!
Kids can create their own lunch buddies to show off to friends. These butterflies are quick to make and will help bring comfort to a child once they go to school for the first time.
Kid-Made Doorbells – Martha Stewart
These doorbells are made from materials you probably already have. They’re perfect for kids who like to sneak outside or into rooms they’re not allowed and look so fun!
For more ideas for crafting with kids, check out more Kids Crafts Posts.