Fun DIY Projects to do with Children
With summer upon us it's time to head out into the garden and get our DIY on, and why not include the children? Fun DIY projects are great for everyone to get a little creative and make something amazing - whether it's a functional item like a shelf, or a cushion, or just something to add a little bit of extra decoration, it's a brilliant way to pass the time, have fun and get something brilliant at the end of it!
Fun DIY projects to do with children
DIY Fairy Garden – video link
Spruce up your garden and make something amazing with your children with this lovely DIY Fairy Garden! It’s super cute, perfect to make alongside your little ones and will make your garden feel that little bit more special, without needing to spend a fortune on it.
Make your own cushion covers – article link
Making your own cushions is a simple, fun way to create something for your home that your children can help with. Of course you’ll need to take care of the sewing (unless you have a mini machine that your children can use), but designing decorating the cushion covers is something your children can do with the help of fabric paints and pens! Give it a go.
Create some lovely wall art
If you’re the type of parent that loves to display your child’s artwork, then this wall art is perfect for you! There’s so much you can do – painting, pastels, gluing shells (which you could collect in a treasure hunt on the beach!) or even pasta shape pictures that children always have fun with.
There are absolutely thousands of ideas for creating amazing art with children on Pinterest (find some ideas here). You can simplify them to suit your needs or go the whole hog and recreate the ideas exactly!