These St. Patrick’s Day crafts for kids are a great way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with your kids.
Being that I have a ‘wee bit of Irish’ in me, I have to say, St. Patrick’s Day has always been one of my favorite holidays. I remember as a child, picking out my outfit with care to make sure I had some green on me for the big day. I went to a Catholic private school, so it was a huge problem to not wear green on St. Patrick’s day and if you were one who did, you probably went home with small bruises from all the pinches you got during the course of the day.
One reason I really loved St. Patrick’s day was the fun green crafts. I did so many clover projects over the years! One of the best ones I made was when I did this glittery 4 leaf clover project. What kid doesn’t like glitter?
Unfortunately being from Montana, in March, we were lucky to see the ground not covered in snow, let alone for clovers to be popping up, so I had to wait until summer if I wanted to go on a hunt for a 4 leaf clover. I found quite a few as I remember. I wish I would have saved them.
I hope you get some time to sit down with your kiddos and do some crafts for the upcoming holiday. Here is a list of 15 St. Patrick’s Day crafts for kids to get you started!
15 St. Patrick’s Day Crafts For Kids
These DIY Chenille Shamrocks are made using green pipe cleaners.
A Leprechaun trap craft is a fun activity for kids as they look forward to St.Patrick’s Day. It is made with an empty wipes box.
Kids will have fun both making a Leprechaun Spy Glass and then using it to search for leprechauns on St. Patrick’s Day.
Are your kids obsessed with slime? They will love St. Patrick’s Day Golden Slime.
This easy Rainbow and Pot of Gold Craft for kids is made using Fruit Loops.
Kids can practice their cutting skills while making a Layered Felt Rainbow for St. Patrick’s Day.
These Shamrock Sun Catchers are very easy to make with kids.
This Shamrock Canvas Art is made using kids’ thumbprints. This project creates a lovely piece of artwork that you will cherish for years.
Rainbow Shamrocks are very forgiving for little children. All you need is construction paper, confetti, and glue.
St. Patrick’s Day Window Clings are a fun craft for older kids using puffy paints.
This Leprechaun Headband Craft is a little more involved, but once complete your child will have an adorable headband to wear on St. Patrick’s Day.
Little handprints create the cutest Leprechaun with this Leprechaun Handprint Craft.
All you need is tissue paper, wax paper, and glue to make these Stained Glass Rainbows.
This Rainbow Loom Lucky Charm Bracelet is fun a craft for kids. It would also make a sweet gift for kids to give their friends.
Make your own Pot of Gold at the End of the Rainbow with these simple directions.
Your kids can build their own rainbow with this tutorial.
All you need is 3 wine corks, a rubberband, and paint to create clover artwork using these Wine Cork Clover Stamps.
There are plenty of crafts for kids of all ages included, so I hope you make some of your own crafting luck with the crafts included in the roundup! Which ones are you going to give a try? I would love to hear about it in the comments!
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