Warm weather is just around the corner and it’s the perfect time for these cute and creative butterfly crafts! There are so many different ways to create your own unique butterfly, just pick any one of these activities for inspiration. These are perfect for kids of any age, or a great way to bond with the family as a whole
Once you’re done crafting your beautiful butterflies, check out the free printable I’ve been making at the end of the post…
Here are the crafts I found:
How to Make Coffee Filter Butterflies
Source: Organized Island
If you’re looking for a craft project that you can make without having to stop at Hobby Lobby for a cart full of supplies, these coffee filter butterflies would be perfect! Making them is super simple and the kids can get as creative as they want. You color coffee filters with washable markers, then make the body with their favorite colored beads!
How to Make a Fluttering Paper Butterfly Craft
Source: Fireflies & Mud Pies
Are your kids into butterflies? Here’s a great, easy craft they can do to make their own butterflies. They can use them to decorate their room, for an art project, or make their own little butterfly exhibits
Bobble Butterfly Craft
Source: Arty Crafty Kids
If you’re looking for a fun project for your kids, this bobble butterfly craft is it! With a few markers, a couple pieces of construction paper, and glue… they’ll make a super fun butterly picture that comes to life. Plus, they’ll love the fluttering of the butterflies caused by the bouncing of the paper
DIY Spring Butterfly Sun Catcher Craft
Source: Simple Mom Project
Days like today remind me of just how much I love the summer weather! This suncatcher craft would be perfect to make in those spring and summer months when you’re looking for a project to entertain the kids with. Once they’re done, they can hang it up on the slider door and watch it change colors throughout the day!
Related Post: DIY Suncatchers & Craft Ideas
Pony Bead Butterfly Craft for Kids
Source: Where Imagination Grows
Pony beads are great craft material and you can use them in so many different ways. You can use them to make necklaces, bracelets, and a lot of different shapes. If you want to make something with them but have no idea, you can make these butterflies. Stock up on some new colors and get down to crafting!
Butterfly Printing With Sponges
Source: The Craft Train
Are you looking for an easy and fun activity for your kids? Here’s one that is suitable for kids of all ages, so all of your kids can do it. All you need to do this butterfly painting activity is a sponge and their favorite colors of paint. Let them get creative and create all sorts of different butterflies!
Easy Toilet Roll Butterfly Craft for Kids
Source: Look! We’re Learning!
Here’s another great craft project that you can make with stuff that you already have around the house! All you need is a toilet roll, paper, coffee filters, and a few other supplies. Let your kids get as creative as they want with the color and pattern on the butterflies. Cheap and easy… it doesn’t get better than that!
Paper Heart Butterfly Craft
Source: Buggy & Buddy
Looking for some spring decorations to make at home with the kids? Check out this super-easy heart butterfly craft! All you need are a few strips of paper (in a color of your choice) and string or yarn if you want to hang them up around the house. Too cute!
Construction Paper Handprint Butterfly Tree
Source: One Little Project
It’s a rainbow, it’s a kaleidoscope, it’s a tree… it’s all of it! It’s a handprint butterfly tree! Doesn’t it look amazing? Whether you are planning a spring project for school or want to decorate the kid’s room with craft projects they make, this craft is perfect
Related Post: Rainbow Crafts Tutorials For Kids
The Life Cycle of a Butterfly
Source: My Home Based Life
So your kids are fascinated about butterflies and want to know how they are born? Use this butterfly’s life cycle craft to explain it to them. This craft will teach them about the life stages of butterflies while they’re having fun making their own little craft
Galaxy Butterfly Art Project for Kids
Source: Buggy & Buddy
Butterflies are beautiful and they make a great theme for crafts. But, if you are looking for something different, this galaxy butterfly craft might be the one! If you aren’t afraid to break out the paint and glitter… gather up all the supplies and let them paint their own butterfly
Decorate a Butterfly Collage Art Activity for Spring
Source: Fun Learning for Kids
Collages are a great activity for developing kids’ motors skills and creativity. If you’re looking for an idea for collage, check out this butterfly collage art. It’s a great spring activity for you and the family. Plus, if you have alot of random craft supplies that you aren’t sure what to do with… this would be a great solution!
DIY Butterfly Number Stones
Source: Crafts on Sea
If you want to teach your young kids the numbers from 1 to 10, here’s a great activity. These butterfly number stones are very easy to make as all you need is 10 stones and markers. Check out this super simple tutorial and make a fun way to teach them their numbers!
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Easy No Sew Felt Butterfly Craft
Source: A Cultivated Nest
Have some left over felt or just want to change things up a bit with your craft projects?! These super cute little felt butterlies would be a great starter felt craft to make. If you don’t have a sewing machine or don’t want to sew… no problem! Just gather the needed materials and check out the tutorial for instructions to make your own!
DIY Butterfly Treats
Source: My Home Based Life
Are you looking for a unique Valentine’s Day craft your kids can take to school and share with their friedns? This Valentine candy love bugs craft is a perfect idea. Making these love bugs is simple and your kids love the entire process
How To Make a Rainbow Yarn Butterfly Craft
Source: A Dab of Glue Will Do
Remember the yarn bracelets and necklaces we made when we were kids? I don’t know about you, but I would make them all the time. This butterfly craft doesn’t get any easier… grab some yarn, pipe cleaners and let your kids make a fun little butterfly!
Chunky Rainbow Butterfly Craft For Kids
Source: The Inspiration Edit
Kids love rainbows and they love butterflies. So, why not create something the combines both? These chunky rainbow butterflies are a great craft idea for your kids. It’s easy to make and uses things you already have at home. Simple and easy!
How to Make a Butterfly Card
Source: I Heart Crafty Things
Cards make a great gift for any occasion. If you’re looking for a card idea for Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day, a birthday, or another holiday… this butterfly card is a great choice. Your kids will have fun creating it and will develop their art skills and creativity
Easy Paper Butterfly
Source: Red Ted Art
Celebrate spring with this interesting paper plate craft! Paper, scissors, and some yarn to hang them up is all you need to make this one. Whether they want to make them all the same color or make them all different colors… you can hang them up around their room and show them off!
I hope you found a craft to make with your kids! Make sure to save this post so you can eventually make all these super cute butterflies over the years to come. Crafting with the kids never gets old, so you can never have too many ideas saved up!
You can also never have too many helpful ways to stay organized, that is why I am always making new printables to help make life easier. Check them out below!
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