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28 Fun and Creative Mouse Crafts
If Walt Disney hadn't made Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse so popular many years ago, I doubt that we would think that mouse crafts would be all that much fun to make.
In this mouse craft article, we're going to put a spotlight on the crafty mouse. I am going to show you pictures of finished craft projects and also the site address so you can go directly to their directions. Many of these projects are fun and easy crafts for kids. There are craft projects suitable for pre-school children, elementary age kids and everyone older who loves to do crafts.
The directions for this Mickey Mouse made from a real or wooden egg can be found at Disneyfamily.com.
1. Styrofoam Egg Mouse
This is a cute and easy mouse to make with the kids. For the directions, go to All Kids NETWORK.
2. Mouse Bookmark
Easy to make and so very cute. The kids could make these to give as gifts to their teachers. For the directions on how to make these little bookmarks, go to ElderOneStop.
3. Finger Puppets
Finger puppets can be made so easily that you'll want to make many of them. The directions can be found at Inna's Creations.
4. Mouse Elves
Check out how easy it is to make these mouse elves. The littlest kids will love helping make these mice. Go to Craft Elf to find the directions.
These little bookmice are made using clay. Very easy to do following the directions at the Ranger Rick website.
6. Wire Coat Hanger Mouse
Use a wire coat hanger to make this little mouse for your house. Go to Kids & Glitter for the directions.
7. Peek A Boo
This is just too cute for words. Make these little mice and tuck them in unexpected places. The directions can be found at Rhythms of Play.
8. Crocheted Mouse
If you know how to crochet, you'll be able to make little mice like this one, in no time flat. For the crocheting pattern go to Craft and start making a bunch of them.
9. Furry Felt Mice
10. Heart Mouse Ornament
Heart shapes made into a cute mouse ornament. Make a bunch for your Christmas tree. Go to Christmas Time Together to find the directions.
11. DIY Minnie Mouse Polymer Clay
12. Mouse Racing Game
Help the little ones make walnut mice and then show them how to make a racing game using their mice as racers. Find the directions for making the mice and how to play the game at Red Ted Art.
13. Rock a Bye Baby Mice
Tiny mice sleeping in walnut shells make these Christmas tree ornaments so very cute. Go to all free crafts for the directions for making them.
14. Menswear Mice
Outstanding mice made from mens shirt fabric. Find the directions for making these mice at Martha Stewart.
15. Mouse Friend
You'll love the step-by-step tutorial on Inside NanaBread’s Head that show you exactly how to make this felt mouse.
16. College Mouse
Make this little mouse using your school colors and add a pendant with your school logo. Cute gift idea. For all the directions for making this little mouse, go to toastie studio.
17. Mickey Tote
Use this cute Mickey tote for shopping or to go to school. Get the directions from the family Disney website.
These little mice are pincushions. Make a few for your sewing room so you'll always have your pins handy. Go to NUNO LIFE for the directions.
19. Mouse Ears
Wouldn't the little ones in your home enjoy playing with these little ears placed on their heads? The directions can be found at family.disney.
20. CD Mouse
This is a great classroom project because it isn't hard to find or ask for old cds for the project. Go to Cards, Crafts, Kids Projects for the instructions for making this cd mouse.
21. Holiday Knitted Mouse
I'm sorry to say that I don't know how to knit because if I could I'd want to make this little holiday mouse. You'll find the directions for knitting this cutie at knitting cuteness.
22. Santa Mickey Printable
Making this Santa Mickey is extra easy using the printable option given at WDW Parkhoppers. Very easy and perfect for holding candy. Use as a favor for your family Christmas table.
23. Walnut Mouse
Easy Crafts for Kids features this cute little mouse made using a half walnut shell for the body.
24. Santa Mouse Ornament
This is another way to use a walnut shell making a Christmas craft. This time, an ornament with the instructions for making it at Mom On TIMEOUT.
25. Candy Cane Mouse
26. Styrofoam Mouse
Think of all the sizes you can choose from to make this mouse using one half of a Styrofoam ball. Find the directions at Parents for the basic mouse, and then make unique mice by changing the colors, sizes, and adding touches of your own.
27. City Mouse
Make this knitted city mouse for yourself or to give as a gift. Find the instructions on the Martha Stewart site. Very good step-by-step instructions given.
28. Folded Heart Mouse
When you are looking for an easy and fun craft to make with the kids, check out this folded heart project. Go to crafty morning for the instructions.
© 2012 Loraine Brummer