American Flag Crafts for Kids: Easy Patriotic Ideas

Celebrate patriotic holidays with American Flag Crafts for Kids. A bunch of easy patriotic ideas for kids of all ages.

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Three different American Flag crafts for kids to make

There are a handful of patriotic holidays through the late spring and into the summer. From Memorial Day to Flag Day to Fourth of July. These American flag crafts for kids are a great way to celebrate any of these holidays. Make sure you have your favorite, red, white, and blue craft supplies and let’s get started.

Why You’ll Love these Flag Crafts

You will love that these crafts are simple and and fun. The perfect combination of creativity for the kids without a huge mess. Many of these can be done at home, outdoors, while camping, or enjoying other Patriotic holiday fun.

Second, they are a great way to work on arts, crafts, fine motor skills, and more. Younger kids to older kids will find a flag craft that is perfect for them. Take a look and find the perfect patriotic project.

Craft Supplies You Might Need

You can use supplies you have on hand, or pick up some new supplies at your favorite local craft store or dollar store. If you want to make a particular craft, be sure to gather those specific supplies or something similar to get the same effect. Some ideas to have on hand:

  • Red paper
  • Blue paper
  • White Pater
  • Wood stars
  • Buttons
  • Yarn
  • Red paint
  • Blue paint
  • White paint
  • Glitter
  • Glue sticks
  • Hot glue gun and glue
  • Popsicle sticks
  • Cardstock Paper
  • Construction paper

Where to Make These Crafts

There are so many places you can enjoy these crafts. Get the ideas for when and where to use them.

Camping: Bring along craft supplies for down time while camping. When the weather is rainy or too hot to be playing, sit down under some shade with some cute patriotic American Flag Crafts for kids.

Patriotic Parties: Hosting a Memorial Day BBQ or Fourth of July Cookout? Set up a craft station with these American Flag Crafts for Kids. They can pick and choose which crafts they want to do or just pick one specific flag craft for all the kids to work on. Don’t forget adults might enjoy these crafts too!

Parades: Show off some stars and stripes themed crafts at a parade by providing parade crafting stations. They can be completed before, after, or during a parade. Another option is to hand out craft kits that have all of the items to complete one of the flag crafts for later.

Carnivals: A patriotic carnival needs crafts like these ones. Set up craft booths where kids can make their own American Flag craft using popsicle sticks or paper bags. So much fun to be had with this great idea.

American Flag Crafts for Kids

If you’re looking for creative and engaging ways to celebrate patriotism with your kids, then check out these 10 American flag crafts. These crafts are perfect for celebrating holidays like Independence Day or Veterans Day, or for simply showing off their love for the USA. From popsicle stick flags to handprint flags, there’s something for every little artist. 

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Now you are ready to enjoy some red, white, and blue patriotic crafts that look like the American Flag of the United States. They are a fun way to enjoy patriotic celebrations while making your own American flags. Which one are you excited to try with your kids??

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I’m Emily, a mom and wife with a passion for crafting, celebrating holidays, and creating memorable moments. From Idaho to the world, The Benson Street is a treasure trove of easy, fun DIY projects, delightful printables, and delicious recipes. With over a decade of experience in blogging and a love for all things seasonal, I’m here to share my tips, ideas, and occasional mishaps. Join me in adding a dash of joy and creativity to every day! Read more…

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