3 Natural Craft Projects for Kids

by | Updated: July 31st, 2017 | Read time: 1 minute

Kids get bored easily. Even with a room full of toys, they somehow run out of ideas – especially when they’re on a break from school. Without a well-structured schedule to keep their minds busy, there’s no telling where their imagination will go! Of course, it could go into making Gumby-like slime or all-natural paint. Stock up on these easy-to-find supplies and get the kids focused on a productive kind of fun. The only thing they’ll run out of now is the energy to keep playing. 

How to get started making 3 nature-based craft ideas for kids:

  1. Click the green button below to stock up on the supplies you need.
  2. Watch the video for detailed instructions to make each craft. 

Food-Based Paint

1 Tbsp. turmeric or spirulina
1/4 cup flour
1/2 cup water

Stretchy Slime

1/2 packet all-natural food color
1/2 – 1 cup glue
2 pinches baking soda
A few squirts contact lens solution
2 Tbsp. baby lotion

Chalk Paint

1 cup corn starch
1 cup water
1 packet all-natural food color