Recycle and Repurpose

Recycling and upcycling craft ideas for kids using paper rolls, cardboard boxes, tin cans, plastic bottles and all things recyclable!
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Egg carton goldfish craft - The Craft Train
this is an easy penguin craft for kids to make with construction paper and glue it's cute
Recycled paper penguin
Cute, squishy stuffed paper penguin craft. This is a fun recycling craft kids will love. He's made from a recycled grocery bag that's been painted and stuffed with newspaper. The penguin is based on the macaroni penguin species that have the tufts of yellow crest on their head. Printable template available. #penguincraft #wintercraft
Playful Pup Printable Newspaper Art
Download and print the Playful Pup template to create your very own puppy paper collage! A super fun and engaging art project for kids! #preschool #printables #kindergarten #art #kids #kidsactivities #templates #download #kidscrafts
a paper cut out of a cat with black and white designs on it's face
a necklace made out of paper and beads on a blue background with other items around it
Paper beads
A classic kids craft project making beads from paper.
this diy kids camping lantern craft is perfect for halloween
Kids "Rip and Stick" Camping Lantern Craft (using a recycled container!)
an ice skating scene is featured in this collage with paper snowmen and skis
Ice skating craft for kids
Make a magnetic ice skating theatre from a recycled cereal box. This is a fun STEM craft for kids and a cool Winter themed DIY toy. The skaters twirl and whirl across the cardboard "ice" using magnets #wintercraftsforkids #kidscrafts
two fish made out of paper and some white rocks
VIDEO: Kids' Paper Koi Fish
this is an easy paper roll peacock craft for kids to make it looks like they're
TP roll peacock craft - This crafty family
four paper tulips sitting on top of a white table
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paper roll fish craft for kids to make
Paper roll fish recycling craft - The Craft Train
Paper roll fish recycling craft
Crafts for kids - How to make a bracelet from a toilet paper roll
Difficulty: Easy Kids love toilet paper craft ideas. This activity will be especially fun for the little girls. My daughter came up with this idea when she was 6 or 7 years old, and, oh boy, she really enjoyed the project. So if you are searching for activity for a rainy day, save some toilet paper rolls and get busy. Moms can also make some for herself!! Be creative, and have fun! What you need • toilet paper roll • scissors • crayons or watercolors It's super easy craft with remarcable result. Read more at amumtomum.com
the recycled plastic bottle love bugs are so cute and easy to make
LOVE BUGS - the perfect Valentine's Day Craft Idea for Kids
two pictures of dragonflies made out of wood and paper with the words milk jog on
Milk Jug Dragonfly Craft
RECYCLED MILK JUG DRAGONFLY CRAFT uses sharpie and alcohol colouring to give a stunning tie dye effect. A pretty insect craft for Spring, Summer & Earth Day. #kidscraftroom #recycledcrafts #dragonfly #dragonflies #milkjugcrafts #pondcrafts #earthday #earthdaycrafts #springcrafts #summercrafts #sharpies #sharpiecrafts #insects #insectcrafts #kidscrafts #craftsforkids #kidsactivities
fairyland jar lanterns are lit up in green and black with silhouettes on them
Fairy Lanterns from Mason Jars
Fairy Mason Jar Lanterns: DIY tutorial on how to make beautiful fairyland luminaries from old Mason jars. A printable design is included!
recycled egg carton cacti with text overlay reading recycled egg carton cactus
How to make a Cactus from an Egg Carton
Fun recycled craft idea for kids. So easy to set up. #cacti #cactiart #kidsactivities #recycleandplay #emmaowl #recycle #recycledcrafts #kidsrecycledart #eggcarton #eggcartonart #goodidea #arizona #desert #sedona #kidscrafts #knutselen #knutselenmetkinderen #summercrafts #kidsplay #play #fun #green #loveart #goodidea #kidsideas #cardboardcrafts #recycledcrafts #kidscraftyplay #kidscrafts
a bird feeder hanging from a tree branch with leaves around it and colorful beads on the top
DIY Garden lantern from a plastic bottle | Mum In The Madhouse
Turn your trash to treasure with this DIY Garden lantern - This is a fantastic DIY craft for upcycling plastic bottles.
four DIY shakers made from bottle caps. There are two pictures, one showing the shakers on a plain, white background and the other image held in a child's hands Kids Toys, Kids Bottle, Diy Toys, Kids Craft, Craft Idea, Recycle Ideas, Plastic Bottles
How to make shakers
Recycled shakers craft for kids made from bottle caps and held together with duct tape. A fun recycling craft for kids and a great DIY toy to make. Great preschool craft idea! #recyclingcrafts #bottlecaps #preschool #preschoolcrafts #diytoysforkids #diytoy #play
cardboard tube crafts for kids to make
25 Fabulously Creative Cardboard Tube Crafts
three different views of an ear with tape wrapped around it
Sunglasses from empty toilet paper rolls
paper roll carrots with sprinkles on the side and text overlay that says paper roll carrots
Paper Roll Carrots
Make fun carrots from the humble paper roll!
Toy train made from an egg carton Construction Paper Crafts
Egg carton train
Make an egg carton train craft! This is a fun upcycling idea, and is both a simple DIY toy and a fun craft project for kids. Great for transport theme for preschoolers and the perfect size for plastic figurines to drive around. #diytoys #craftsforkids #recyclingcrafts #eggcartoncrafts #preschoolercrafts
a small blue tray with an image of a red fox on it's face
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love bug made from a recycled paper roll and a group shot of recycled paper roll love bugs Bug Crafts, Recycled Paper, Easy Crafts For Kids
Paper roll love bugs
Cute valentines day craft for kids! Make a recycled paper roll love bug #kidscrafts #valentinesdaycrafts #valentinesdayforkids #recycledpaperrollcrafts #toiletrollcrafts #cardboardcrafts #lovebug #lovebugs #thecrafttrain
Egg carton flowers
Make a beautiful bunch of egg carton flowers! This is a fun recycling craft that is perfect for Spring and makes a sweet DIY gift idea kids will love #flowercraft #kidsactivities #eggcartons #eggcartonflowers #recyclingcraft #craftsforkids
the craft train paper roll owls are easy to make
Paper roll owl craft
Simple paper roll owl craft for kids of all ages. Make this adowrable owl craft from an upcycled paper towel roll – so cute! #kidscrafts #kidsactivities #paperrollcrafts #woodlandanimalcrafts #animalcraftsforkids
an egg carton dragon made out of orange paper and gold glitters on it
23 egg carton crafts that are easy as can be
two vases with plants in them and the words vodal and animal plastic bottle planters
Woodland animal plastic bottle planters
Rcycled plastic bottle planters in woodland animal design. Free face templates included. This is a great DIY decor idea for Autumn or Fall and you could make them Christmas-themed by adding pine branches and baubles – so cute! There is both a fox and raccoon design to choose from. #woodlandanimals #recycledplastic #plasticbottlecrafts #foxcrafts #raccooncrafts #thecrafttrain
the craft train paper roll reindeer
Paper roll reindeer
Make this cute paper roll reindeer from a recycled paper towel roll. Such a fun Christmas recycling craft! Free printable template included #christmas #kidscrafts #recyclingcrafts #paperrollcrafts #reindeercraft #christmascrafts #thecrafttrain
three different colored leaves sitting on top of a white surface with text that reads sewn recycled leaves make - it - your - own - com / sewn - recycled - recycled - recycled - leaves
Sewn Recycled Leaves
SEWN RECYCLED LEAF: We provide you with a free oak leaf template (or better yet, draw your own) to make this sewn, puffy leaf out of a paper grocery or gift bag! This is a great way for children to practice their fine motor skills and to use recyclables to create a fall craft!
the making table for art camp has been designed to look like a paper crown and ribbon
Basquiat Inspired Crown — ART CAMP
cardboard crown
the craft train diy army christmas crackers are easy to make and fun for kids
Arty DIY Christmas crackers - The Craft Train
Arty DIY Christmas crackers to make as a fun DIY table decoration this Christmas. Also great for New year, parties and Thanksgiving #christmascrackers #christmascrafts #kidscrafts #christmasdiy
the craft train printable ornament shapes are shown with markers and crayons
Printable Christmas shapes
Make easy DIY ornaments from cardboard with this set of printable Christmas shapes. This is a fun, creative and easy Christmas craft for kids of all ages. #printable #christmasprintables #printableshapes #thecrafttrain #kidschristmas #kidscrafts #kidsactivities #creativefun
the craft train paper roll reindeer
Paper roll reindeer
Make this cute paper roll reindeer from a recycled paper towel roll. Such a fun Christmas recycling craft! Free printable template included #christmas #kidscrafts #recyclingcrafts #paperrollcrafts #reindeercraft #christmascrafts #thecrafttrain
the cover of the book is shown with pictures of crafts for kids and adults to make
Egg carton craft for kids
Over 30 of the coolest things to make from an egg carton. Egg carton crafts are a great way to recycle and make a fantastic, eco-friendly craft material for kids #eggcartons #kidscrafts #recyclingcrafts #kidsactivities #thecrafttrain #cardboardcrafts #funkidscrafts #thecrafttrain #upcycling
four potted plants with faces painted on them are sitting on a table next to each other
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star wars action figures made out of toilet paper and darth vader's robes
Egg Carton Darth Vader - The Craft Train
Egg Carton Darth Vader craft for kids
paper roll captain underpants craft for kids with instructions to make it and cut out
paper roll Captain Underpants - The Craft Train
paper roll Captain Underpants character craft for kids with free printable template
the craft train printable ornament shapes are shown with markers and crayons
Printable Christmas shapes
Make easy DIY ornaments from cardboard with this set of printable Christmas shapes. This is a fun, creative and easy Christmas craft for kids of all ages. #printable #christmasprintables #printableshapes #thecrafttrain #kidschristmas #kidscrafts #kidsactivities #creativefun
the instructions to make a diy wind chime ghost craft with paper cups and tape
DIY Wind Chime Ghost Craft - Easy Peasy and Fun
DIY Wind Chime Ghost Halloween Craft for Kids
the craft train scrap fabric doggy chew toy is made with dog toys and yarn
Scrap fabric DIY dog toy - The Craft Train
Scrap fabric DIY dog toy
DIY Bat costume for kids - This bat outfit requires no sewing, and it's made from a recycled umbrella!  #batcostume #halloweencostumes #kidshalloweencostume Bat Costume Men, Recycled Costumes For Kids, Bat Outfit, Wildlife Activities, Diy Bat Costume, Bat Wings Costume, Recycled Costumes, Clown Halloween, Bat Costume
Umbrella Bat Costume: Easy to follow, no sew instructions
DIY Bat costume for kids - This bat outfit requires no sewing, and it's made from a recycled umbrella! #batcostume #halloweencostumes #kidshalloweencostume
two boxes filled with paper fish and seaweed on top of sand in front of the box
Cereal Box Aquarium
Cereal Box Aquarium - such a fun recycled craft for kids! A fun craft project for kids.