Crafts for Kids: Rainbow Crafts
Rainbow Craft Art Activities With ROY G BIV
Kids love rainbows and kids love crafts. Combine the two and you get activity-filled hours of fun and smiles all around.
My love for rainbow arts and crafts has no limits - from fabric crafts like sewing and tie dye to paper crafts of all sorts. My children and grandkids love rainbows too, so I'm always on the lookout for unique color-related learning activities with a spectrum theme. Enjoy these easy and inexpensive rainbow crafts for kids specially selected for preschool age children.
Multicolor Craft Sticks - Wooden Sticks in all the Colors You Need
Popular wooden craft sticks in a full assortment of colors.
The only limit you'll hit with these rainbow craft sticks is imagination - make all sorts of cute crafts and gifts.
Recycle Rainbow Crafts - Use up and reuse stuff from around the house and have fun
Our family is big on crafts and we've always recycled so we have a huge supply of "stuff" to make things in every color. We try to make at least one rainbow craft to celebrate Earth Day.
- Counting Coconuts: Homemade Rainstick
Make a rainstick noisemaker toy from recycled paper tubes, beans and paper scraps.
- My Colors Book
Make a simple rainbow book about colors using old magazines and crayons.
- St. Patrick's Day Rainbow Mosaic : Fun In The Making
Make a mosaic rainbow from colorful tiles cut from cereal boxes.
Easy Rainbow Arts and Crafts - 3D Hands On Activities
These simple crafts help kids with color recognition, order and manual dexterity. They're also fun, colorful and full of rainbow goodness. Find the print, cut and glue St. Patrick's Day rainbow and shamrock mobile craft sheet at Pastiche Family Portal
- She's Like a Rainbow | Naturally Educational
March is a great time for learning about the weather, including rainbows! Kids love rainbows with their bright colors and mystery--and there is plenty of opportunity for scientific exploration! With our preschoolers, we made dyed pasta rainbows...
- Tie Dye Coffee Filters
Another crafty use for paper coffee filters - colorful art with tie dye look.
- Easy Kids Crafts: Colorful Rainbow Garden Butterfly
Simple beads, pipe cleaners and a stick are all you need to make this cute rainbow butterfly. Nice Mother's Day gift for kids to craft!
- Handprint Painting
Make a rainbow with paints and paper. Messy and fun!
- Rainbow Theme Preschool Activities and Crafts
Rainbow theme preschool activities, tree crafts, lesson plans, coloring pages suitable for toddlers, preschoolers and kindergarten.
- Rainbow Crafts and Activities - Free Arts and Crafts for Kids
Try these free craft patterns and projects. Use many creative techniques and supplies to make a variety of rainbows and related crafts.
- Rainbow Letprechaun Trap Craft
Three clever traps for taking a stand against leprechauns' St. Patrick's Day mischief.
Roy G Biv - The colors of the rainbow spell his name
Red Orange Yellow Green Blue Indigo Violet!
Rainbow Experiments for Kids
Preschool Science - Colors, Color Mixing, Dyes and More
Children will enjoy experimenting with colors and materials when you explore color with these nifty experiments for kids.
Tinting Rice and Pasta - How to dye rice and macaroni in colors of the rainbow, then use the materials to make rainbow crafts.
Got Rainbow? - Make one from a milk, then enjoy the tasty results!
Catch a Rainbow Indoors - All you need are a clear glass or medium sized clear jar filled with water to the top, a windowsill, bright sunlight, white paper, watercolor paints or crayons.
Home Made Spin Art Machine - DIY spin art machine for backyard fun - make giant multicolor art with this jumbo spin art machine you can make yourself.
Create a Rainbow - Learn how light is made up of different colors.
Rainbow Pinwheel - Sweet pure colors in a great pinwheel photo
Photo credit: ausbar, morguefile.com
Rainbow Paper Crafts - Easy Color-Rich Cut and Paste Crafts for Preschoolers
Paper, scissors, glue and a few more materials are all you need to make wonderful paper rainbow crafts.
- Tissue Paper Rainbow Suncatcher
Enjoy the beauty of a rainbow without having to worry about getting wet with this rainbow suncatcher craft.
- Preschool Express Art Station
Preschool Express. A FREE on-line early learning activity newsletter for parents and grandparents of preschool children. Written by Jean Warren author of Piggyback Songs, Theme-a-saurus and 1*2*3 Art.
- Cutting craft rainbow made with scraps
Preschool arts and crafts rainbow made from paper scraps.
- Noah's Ark and Rainbow Craft
Print and cut rainbow and Noah's Ark activity sheet.
- Mobile Paper Craft
Rainbow with shamrock streamers paper craft for St. Patrick's Day.
- Colorful Fish Craft
Free printable template and instructions for a rainbow fish tissue paper or construction paper craft
- Paper Butterfly Craft
Crafts and craft ideas for kids, a cute Paper Butterfly Decoration made with rainbow papers.
- Lucky Rainbow Paper Craft
For St. Patrick's Day, try making this free printable rainbow paper craft. Simple print, cut and assemble rainbow craft for children.r
- Paper Plate Craft
This Paper Plate Rainbow is a perfect craft for preschoolers. Paper plates are just the right shape for rainbow-making, add some clouds and you've got one fun craft!
- Rainy Day Recycled Art | No Time For Flash Cards
Rainy Day Rainbow This art project is great because it never really has to be done, also it's a cooperative project that you and your child or a group can do
Bright Colors Fiber Craft - Crochet Fun Using all the Primary and Secondary colors.
Beautiful crochet fiber art photo by sideshowmom, morguefile.com
Rainbow Craft Printables - Patterns, Papers, Templates, Clip Art
Follow the links in this reviewed list of rainbow resources to find rainbow printables for your rainbow arts and crafts: rainbow printed papers, rainbow patterns to fill in or trace, rainbow clip art and rainbow coloring pages are all included here, ready for you to design your own rainbow arts and crafts masterpieces.
- Rainbow Stripes Heart Pattern Background Paper
Diagonal hearts in soft rainbow pattern fill the entire page in this printable rainbow colors craft paper.
- Free Printable Rainbow Party Kit
Adorable Kawaii style rainbow party set with invites, cupcake wrappers, favor bag labels and more.
- Printable Rainbow Pinwheels
Rainbow printable paper Pinwheel Craft
Yummy Rainbow Treats - Snacks with all the colors of the rainbow
Kids love to cook, and these rainbow theme food crafts are just as much fun to eat as they are to make!
One interesting way to get kids interested in eating a variety of foods is to make and then eat a food rainbow, constructed from vegetables and fruits of various colors.
- Simple and Delightful Rainbow Cookies
Simple rainbow cookies are colorful and bright, easy to mix and bake and lots of fun to eat.
- How to Make A Rainbow Jello Mold
How to make a rainbow craft gelatin mold - fun to make, more fun to eat!
- Rainbow Cake in a Jar | Family Kitchen
I've always had a penchant for sunshine in a jar. Doesn't the very phrase itself, sunshine in a jar, roll off your tongue and fill your mouth with magic?
© 2011 Lee Hansen
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