Craft time just got so much more fun, check out the best DIY pinatas I could find! If you are looking for some ideas and inspiration, you are in the right place! I love making things from scratch, especially when it saves money and is a fun afternoon with the kids. You can have your kids help you make a pinata for your special event and show it off to all your friends and family.
You can also give the kids their own art projects if they are unable to help with the pinata making. Check out some of the free printables templates I created below that your kids can cut and color!
Here are the craft ideas I found:
Boo Your Neighbors Halloween Piñata from Recyclables
Source: Frog Prince Paperie
Can you imagine taking care of the planet while creating fun piñatas?! It’s possible! These Halloween piñatas can be in different colors and are made of recycled materials. Plus, they have a fun little sign that is pulled for a little surprise.
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Cinco De Mayo DIY Watermelon Piñata
Source: Jillian Harris
Have you ever seen a piñata that is too cute to hit? This is one of them! Inspired by the Cinco de Mayo celebrations, this watermelon piñata is the perfect reason to do some crafting. To start making this piñata, you will need some cardboard and a few other simple supplies!
DIY Ghost Piñatas
Source: Make and Tell
Are ghosts on your list of fun activities this Halloween? If so, you can make ghost piñatas! This tutorial shows you how to make piñatas using a paper lantern. The end result? Spooky little ghosts you’ll feel sorry to smash
Rainbow DIY Pinatas
Source: Tell Love & Party
Add some magic to your kid’s party with this mini rainbow piñata. All you need to make it is a party garland, cardboard, a hot glue gun, and candy. This rainbow piñata will look wonderful hanging in the backyard, well, at least until someone takes a swing at it!
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DIY Pink Kitty Cat Pinata
Source: Best Friends For Frosting
If your little princess loves the usual girly things, this kitty cat piñata will be a huge hit at her party! It’s so gorgeous, that you won’t want to take a swing at it. Apart from being lovely, it’s easy to make and you can do it in only six steps. Simple and wonderful!
How To Make A Pizza Piñata
Source: Oh Yay Studio
All kids’ birthday parties have one thing in common – pizza! So, what do you think about making that a theme? One of the most important and must-have things for every birthday party is a piñata. So, let’s make a pizza-shaped piñata following this tutorial. It shows you how to create pizza buttons with fun puns and all that in only six steps. So, let’s gather all the materials and start making this pizza piñata!
DIY Mini Piñatas With The Cricut Maker
Source: Tastefully Frugal
Can you imagine a fun piñata project that doesn’t take more than 30 minutes to make it? Here’s one like that. This tutorial shows you how to make mini piñatas using cereal boxes. You will need a Cricut Maker to make this craft much easier. There is nothing better than a mini-party favor!
Homemade Small DIY Pinatas For Kids
Source: Some What Simple
If you are looking for a fun craft that can serve as an activity at a kids’ party, you are in the right place. These mini piñatas are a great kid craft and really fun. Plus, they are very easy to make following the nine steps in this tutorial
DIY Donut Piñata Craft Tutorial
Source: Studio DIY
Piñatas are fun, that is a fact! It doesn’t matter what shape they come in or how big they are, they are fun to make and break! But, if you are looking for a piñata with a cute shape, this donut is the one for you. For this project, you will need cardboard, crepe paper, masking or Kraft tape, white craft glue, twine, and scissors. Grab everything and let’s put this thing together!
Darling Pinata DIY in 10 Minutes
Source: Tinsel Box
Is your party lacking decorations and tricks but you don’t have a lot of time? This darling piñata is the solution to your problem. You can make it in only 10 minutes and adjust its colors according to the party theme. Perfect!
DIY Unicorn Pinata Tutorial
Source: Hello Wonderful
If your kids enjoy backyard parties with their friends as much as you enjoy throwing those parties, you are in for a treat. This tutorial shows you how to make a mini unicorn piñata that will blow your mind. You will be the star of your kids’ parties without spending a fortune
DIY Birthday Cake Piñata
Source: Studio DIY
No birthday party is complete without a cake. But, if your kid wants to have more than one cake, here’s an idea. You can make a birthday cake piñata. To make it, you need a few simple supplies you probably already have at home if you enjoy crafting. You can spend some fun time with the kids while getting ready for their party!
DIY Back To School Globe Pinata
Source: Handmade Charlotte
Back-to-school season is the best time to get your kids to craft something with you. It’s a great way to prepare them for the school year. If you have no idea which craft to make with your kids, take a look at this giant globe. Even if your little ones don’t really enjoy making it, they will sure love smashing it
DIY Popsicle Pinata Tutorial
Source: Making Things Is Awesome
No party is ever complete without taking a swing at a colorful piñata. That’s why I present to you the most magical popsicle piñata. You will need tissue paper and a large box. You’ll also need masking tape, a glue stick, and a few more things that won’t cost you a fortune
DIY Lemonade Pinata Craft Project
Source: Oh Happy Day
In summer, you just have to make summer-themed crafts. If you are looking for inspiration, check out this tutorial. It shows you how to make a lemonade piñata. It’s the perfect addition to a kid’s birthday party but you can also use it as any summer party decoration!
How to Make a Popcorn Box Pinata
Source: Press Print Party
Summertime is the perfect time to host a backyard movie night. But, how can you turn your backyard into an interesting open-air cinema? One way to do that is by adding a popcorn box piñata. This will definitely impress your family and friends!
Once you have your perfect homemade pinata complete, it’s time for clean-up! I hope you found some ideas and inspiration to help you with your next craft project! Once your craft is complete, set up your week and get organized with some of the free printables I created below.
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