If you’re in need of an activity to make with the kids while you’re at home, these super fun popsicle stick crafts are the perfect thing to try! I found a nice variety of ideas with everything from a simple DIY puzzle to a Christmas ornament. So whether you want something quick or a complete learning activity… you’ll find something here that will work for you!
Here are the ones I found:
Popsicle Stick Bracelets
Source: The Craft Patch Blog
Do your kids love popsicles? If you’re not sure what to do with those wooden popsicle sticks, here’s a fun idea for you to try with your kids! Make fun bracelets they will love to wear with this easy DIY project. How fun!
Popsicle Stick Flag Craft
Source: Making of a Mom
You must be wondering what’s the next craft you can try at home with your kids. If that’s the case, this one’s for you! Make this awesome popsicle stick flag. It’ll keep your kids busy and you will spend some quality time together. And, the best part is that you might have all the things you need at home!
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Popsicle Stick Boat Kids Craft
Source: Inspiration Made Simple
Are your kids bored at home? Fortunately, there’s a simple solution. Make a boat from the unused popsicle sticks with this step-by-step tutorial. Your kids will be busy and won’t notice the time flying by~ The best thing about this tutorial is that it won’t break your bank and the final result is UH-mazing!
Popsicle Stick Catapult for Kids
Source: Little Bins for Little Hands
Physics, STEM, and some crafts? Sign me up! With this tutorial, you’ll be able to keep your children entertained for a while. It shows you how to make a catapult using popsicle sticks! You can use it to practically demonstrate some physics to your children AND have fun! Physics has never been more entertaining
Craft Stick Leprechaun
Source: Today’s Creative Ideas
Bring some good luck to your crafts with this tutorial! Leprechauns are tricksters, but this craft will bring you nothing but luck and fun. This tutorial will show you how to make a leprechaun magnet. It’s the perfect child’s craft to stick on the fridge so everyone can see!
Painted Craft Stick Flower Pot For Kids
Source: Kid Friendly Things To Do
Do you have some boring flower pots lying around, wondering when you’ll get around to buy fancy ones? Well, now, you don’t have to! With this enjoyable DIY, you can have your kids decorate your flower pots for you! It’ll look great and you can proudly say your kids did it!
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Pom Pom Popsicle Stick Stars
Source: Kids Craft Room
Throw some cheer in your life with these pom-pom popsicle stick stars! A star made of popsicle sticks with some pom-poms on top?! Perfect! Also, you can find some fun ideas to build motor skills and challenge older kids in this tutorial. All in all, this DIY will keep your kids entertained and learning. Plus, you will be able to hang those stars somewhere for everyone to see and have a proud-parent moment
Mix-N-Match Popsicle Snake Craft
Source: Lady & The Blog
Let me guess, you want to keep your kids entertained without spending a fortune on something that may bore them in a week or two? Well, I sure got a tutorial for you! Sit down, check what you need, and get down to a whole bunch of fun with your little ones. This sssssurprisingly fun snake DIY will let your kids’ artsy side run wild!
Cactus Popsicle Stick Craft
Source: Lovely As A Mother
I bet you never thought you could bring some ‘nature’ into your home and keep your kids engaged at the same time. Well, now you can! You’ll look extra “sharp” in front of your kids with this fun cactus popsicle DIY. You probably have everything you need in your house already, so don’t wait to spend some quality time with your kiddos and try out this easy project!
Craft Stick Launcher Tutorial
Source: Steam Powered Family
Have you been trying out some science projects, but they haven’t been working out great? Well, with this tutorial they won’t even know they are doing science, yet they’ll make a little launcher: part crossbow, part slingshot, and boy, do they love those! The things you’ll need for this won’t cost you an arm and a leg. Plus, it won’t take too long to make it!
Easy Frankenstein Popsicle Stick Craft For Halloween
Source: Artsy Momma
Have some popsicle sticks just lying around because your kids LOVE their popsicles? Well, put them to good use with this easy-peasy DIY! Let your kids throw on their Halloween spirit all year round with this Frankenstein-themed craft project. After all, even Frankenstein isn’t that scary once you stick some googly eyes on him!
DIY Craft Stick Picture Frame
Source: A Few Shortcuts
Do you want to add some family pics to your child’s room, but don’t want to waste lots of money on a fancy picture frame? If your kids go through popsicles like no other in the summertime, then put those leftover sticks to good use! With this easy tutorial, you can create as many picture frames as you like, in all the colors your kid wants! Additionally, you can make them a fridge magnet! Flawless!
Floating Popsicle Stick Boat Craft for Kids
Source: Hunny I’m Home
Do you want your kids to make something, but actually play with it afterward? If you just said YES, check out this tutorial. It will show you and your kids how to make a floating popsicle stick boat in no time. They can even choose a pattern for this boat of theirs! Put this little boat in a bucket of water and enjoy your much-deserved break
Tie Die Craft Stick Wreath
Source: Babble Dabble Do
What says proud-parents more than a magnificent wreath on your front door? Absolutely nothing! This tutorial won’t only keep your kids delighted for a little bit but also it’s super-easy to make it! Once done, you can stick that beautiful wreath on your front door
Alphabet Flower Garden Activity
Source: Buggy & Buddy
Are your kids at that stage where they get their alphabet mixed up a bit? In that case, this ABC flower garden tutorial will most definitely help you. The best part is that your kids can invent all sorts of games to play with it after they’re done making it!
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Dragonfly Craft For Preschoolers
Source: Mommy Made That
Glitter, googly eyes, AND pom-poms. Can this get any better?! Help your kids create a cute little dragonfly with this easy tutorial! It’s so simple and looks stunning. Plus, it won’t cost you much. The best thing about it is that you’ll spend quality time with your kids doing something fun!
Velcro Dot Craft Sticks
Source: Powerful Mothering
A multi-functional craft tool? Is there such a thing? Yep! And it’s the easiest thing ever! Using some popsicle sticks and Velcro dots, you’ll be able to create some toys that your kids will be able to play with for a long time. Plus, you can use them to practice their motor skills by making the shape they choose and paint them the colors they want!
Popsicle Stick Bird Feeder Craft
Source: Made With Happy
Have your kids ever spotted a bird in your yard or on the windowpane and they really really want to feed it? I’m guessing they have and that’s a big enough reason to have them make this little bird feeder where they can put some food and watch the bird! Who would’ve thought that popsicle sticks are so multi-functional?
Craft Stick Dragonfly For Kids
Source: Simple Everyday Mom
Do you need to throw together a quick activity for your kids, just to keep them busy? With this dragonfly tutorial, you will not only keep them busy but they will also have a little souvenir to show off their work. Help them decorate those colorful dragonflies and you’ll have as much as fun doing it with them!
Popsicle Sticks Flower Craft For Kids
Source: The Resourceful Mama
Spring is here and summer is just around the corner, but you don’t have to wait for any of them if you want to create some cute popsicle-stick flowers with your kids. The chances are you probably have all of the things you need in your drawers. The best thing is that your kiddos can choose any color and decorate their flowers!
Craft Stick Chalkboard Easel
Source: Our Kid Things
If your children miss school or you miss your children going to school… help them make a little chalkboard using popsicle sticks! Who would’ve thought that popsicle sticks could come in handy in so many different ways? You don’t even have to hang this chalkboard because it has a stand of its own. Perfect!
Glittering Popsicle Stick Christmas Trees
Source: One Little Project
Even when Christmas isn’t around the corner, you can make glittering popsicle-stick Christmas tree with this tutorial. Throw on some bright colors and prepare that ornament for the next time your Christmas tree needs to be decorated. This DIY is not only easy but also incredibly fun!
Craft Stick Exploding Boomerangs
Source: I Can Teach My Child
Are you looking for a tutorial with some simple materials? Well, this one’s for you. You’ll keep your kids busy while making this exploding boomerang. Plus, they can play with their new toy after they’re done!
Popsicle Stick Tombstones and Cemetery
Source: Lil Blue Boo
Halloween will be here before you know it, so save this easy-peasy tutorial that shows your kids how to make spooky little tombstones out of popsicle sticks. If they aren’t into it, you can enjoy it all on your own and glue together a scary little tombstone or an entire cemetery!
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DIY Folding Fan Tutorial
Source: Pink Stripey Socks
With summer just around the corner make sure you have a good fan to cool your down. Or, help your kiddos make a really practical popsicle-stick fan. And you know what? It really folds. Your kids will loving playing with this after they make it!
Popsicle Stick Unicorn Craft
Source: Books & Giggles
Almost every kid goes through that phase when they are obsessed with unicorns. They want a unicorn pen, a unicorn backpack, a unicorn notebook… – the list is endless. So, here’s the perfect craft to create their own unicorn? While it may need a bit more supplies than most projects, it’s worth it as your kids will enjoy making their unicorns as colorful as they want!
Popsicle Stick Pencil Craft for Kids
Source: Craft Create Cook
If your kiddos miss school a bit, check out this DIY tutorial to create a crafty little popsicle-stick pencil. You can make those popsicle sticks yellow, to resemble a typical pencil, or just let your kids get creative. Isn’t that wonderful?
DIY Popsicle Stick Coasters
Source: Busy Moms Helper
Do you have those rings that glasses leave on your favorite table, but you never have time to buy some extra cute coasters? No worries. If you have some popsicle sticks around your home, you can use them to create coasters on your own and paint them to match your favorite set of mugs. You can even use this as a gift! Amazing!
How To Make A Craft Stick Puzzle
Source: The Crazy Craft Lady
Are your kids bored with the thousand toys you have at home? If you’re anything like me… you don’t plan to buy them some new ones soon lol. And, you don’t have to! Check out this tutorial to learn how to create a puzzle. You can create it yourself or you can have your kids create it on their own (with a little help). Either way, it’s amazing!
Giant Paper Popsicle Craft
Source: Craft Whack
You’ve got popsicle sticks at home and your kids are obsessed with popsicles! But… they’ve had their share for the day. If this is your current situation, go ahead and look at this tutorial to see how to make a giant paper popsicle craft with your kids. You’ll get their mind off from other things and let them have some fun!
Popsicle Stick Snowflake Winter Craft for Kids
Source: The Art Kit Blog
Even if wintertime is far away, this snowflake tutorial will keep your children busy for a bit. Plus, you will have new ornaments when Christmas comes and they’ll be hand-crafted by your children. Snowflakes, glitter, and gems? Well, sign me up!
Craft Stick Fairy Castle
Source: The Craft Train
Are your kids a teeny tiny bit obsessed with fairytales? In that case, I have a great idea for you! This tutorial helps you build a cute fairy castle. You can even have your kids make it themselves. Throw in some popsicle-stick fairies in the mix and you’ve got yourself a fun afternoon!
Popsicle Stick Turkey Craft
Source: About a Mom
Bookmark this page because Thanksgiving will be here before you know it and you’ll need something to keep your kids busy while you cook the turkey! This easy DIY project will teach your kids how to create their own turkey out of popsicle sticks! Throw on some googly eyes and it’s the recipe for fun!
Rainbow Popsicle Stick Craft
Source: The Trophy Wife Style
Kids love rainbows, but it’s not always rain and sun outside. Still, you can create one for them. Do you want to know how? Check out this tutorial! In seven easy steps, you’ll have a lovely and colorful decoration for your children! If only real rainbows came as easy as this one