Use these craft ideas to work on building speech and language with your child. These crafts are wonderful for eliciting sounds and words as well as working on repetition. Please note some of the pages may take a few seconds to load. It's worth the wait! Resource information provided by artistshelpingchildren.org.
Birds of a Feather Bookmark - Instructions to make a bookmark that looks like a bird.
Business Card Holder - What a cute gift this can be for Dad, Mother, Aunt or Uncle. Decorate the popsicle sticks with hearts, stars, or other designs made out of Woodsies, felt or construction paper.
Butterfly Valentine - Make a Valentine's Day card that looks like a butterfly.
Butterfly Wand - This is a great craft to do at a children's party. Before the party, glue all the pipe cleaners to popsicle sticks.
Candy Plant - Create candy flowers in a terra cotta clay pot.
Chicken Puppet - Make a chicken puppet with a popsicle stick.
Craft Stick Desk Set - Keep your desk stylishly organized with this set you make yourself.
Craft Sticks Picture Frame - Make a cool picture frame with craft sticks.
Craft Stick Flag Craft - This is a simple-to-make US flag made from craft sticks.
Craft Stick Angel - Make a cute little angel from craft sticks, buttons, and more.
Creative Picture Frames - Children will create a 3-d picture frame for their artwork.
Dragon Fly Craft Stick - Make yourself a dragonfly using a popsicle stick!
Dreidel Decorations - An easy decoration to create and display for Hannukah.
Elephant Puppet - Make this Elephant Puppet out of a paper plate and popsicle stick.
Fun with Craft Sticks, Buttons, and Bead - Crafts with buttons, craft sticks, and beads.
Ghoulish Stick Figures - If you are looking for last minute Halloween crafts, you've come to the right place! These adorable little monsters have personality of their own. Made from simple items such as ice cream sticks and tempura paint, they're sure to be a hit with your kids
Halloween Bag Crafts - How to use popsicle sticks to make a treat holder for Halloween.
Heart Bookmarker - Make a Heart bookmarker from a craft stick/popsicle stick.
Here Comes The Sun Mask - Welcome the warm weather with this easy to make mask. Its as good as gold.
Holiday Picture Frame - Make a Picture Frame with Popsicle sticks; craft glue or hot glue gun and glue sticks; Creative Hands® Mini Forms (assorted holiday pack); green and red markers or paint.
Hop On In Frog Doorhanger- Make a cute doorhanger from popsicle sticks.
Kitchen Utensil Holder - Make a Kitchen Utensil Holder out of Craft Sticks.
Mardi Gras Noise Maker - Instructions for making a festive, Mardi Gras noise maker out of paper plates.
Paddle Pop Star - A star made using paddle pop sticks and decorated with coloured paint to suit the occasion, (Christmas) or with glow in the dark paint to light up a bedroom.
Pencil Holder - Make a cute pencil holder with popsicle sticks.
Peek-a-Book Groundhog - Instructions for making a Peek-A-Boo Groundhog puppet.
Peppermint Candy Frame - Make a Peppermint Candy Frame from Peppermint Candies, jumbo craft sticks, tacky glue, card board, and a photograph or drawing to put in the picture, clear acrylic spray.
Photo Flower Craft - Instructions for making flowers with a photo in the center.
Pine Cone Skier Craft - Instructions to make a cute skier out of a pine cone and Popsicle Craft Sticks.
Plant Pals - Make these cute little plant pals out of popsicle sticks.
Pumpkin Head Mask - Make a Pumpkin Head Mask- Playful or Fearsome- You decide
Lincoln Log Cabin - A simple-to-make Lincoln Log Cabin with popsicle craft sticks to celebrate President's Day.
Star of David with Popsicle Sticks - Make a beautiful Star of David with Popsicle Sticks.
Waste Not Picture Frame- Have an old puzzle that is missing some pieces? How about some photographs that need framing? If you said yes, then you and the kids have a fun project ahead of you! These easy and personalized frames make wonderful gifts for relatives.
Wishing Well - Instructions for making a miniature wishing well using a tin can and popsicle sticks.