Crafts

5 creative crafts pulled from the pantry

Forget the craft room, for your child's next crafty project head straight to the pantry for inspiration.

By Jenny Charlesworth

5 creative crafts pulled from the pantry

Crafts made with pantry supplies

With the cold weather setting in, there's no better time to get craftin'. Here are five fun ways to create special keepsakes from everyday items found in your pantry. Grab your glue and these odds and ends, and get set for creative crafting!

5 creative crafts pulled from the pantry

Coffee filter butterflies

This is the perfect craft for wee ones who love to chase butterflies around the park. Put together one of these pretty paper butterflies and let your child's imagination go wild.

Get the craft here: Let Kids Create

5 creative crafts pulled from the pantryPhoto: Let Kids Create

Water bottle lava lamp

Here's a craft that's great for budding scientists. Who doesn't have a dozen plastic water bottles on hand?

Get the craft here: S.L. Smith Photography

5 creative crafts pulled from the pantryPhoto: S.L. Smith Photography

Cupcake liner bunnies

While you bake, and the cupcake liners are handy, keep your kid occupied with this sweet craft.

Get the craft here: I Heart Crafty Things

5 creative crafts pulled from the pantryPhoto: I Heart Crafty Things

Potato stamps

The potato stamp is a classic childhood craft that's easy to pull together when you're running low on pipe cleaners and googly eyes.

Get the craft here: Louisa Bellissima Wordpress

5 creative crafts pulled from the pantryPhoto: Louisa Bellissima

Drinking straw maze toy

Here's a neat craft that doubles as a game once the glue dries. It's super easy to make, too!

Get the craft here: Preschool Crafts for Kids

5 creative crafts pulled from the pantryPhoto: Preschool Crafts for Kids

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