Fun & Easy Snowflake Crafts for Kids to Make this Winter

Looking for fun and creative winter crafts? Check out these 12 snowflake crafts for kids. They are perfect for keeping little ones entertained during the cold, snowy season. From paper snowflakes to DIY ornaments, discover various snowflake-inspired projects that will spark their creativity.

Need even more ideas to stay busy during the winter months? In addition to these easy snowflake crafts, check out my winter activities bucket list printables, try out a daily doodling challenge, or browse through my printables as a fun way to entertain kids of all ages.

Why are snowflake crafts a great idea for kids?

There are so many ways to utilize these fun winter crafts for younger to older kids. Here are some reasons why they are a great way to pass the time in the winter months.

  1. Work on fine motor skills with young children.
  2. An easy way to be creative and embrace the winter fun.
  3. Perfect way to spend quality time together without screen time.
  4. A snowflake project is great for holiday or winter party fun.
  5. Developing better hand-eye coordination.

Snowflake Craft Ideas

I have twelve different ideas to make a fun snowflake craft. Make one or all twelve. Either way you will enjoy these stunning snowflakes all made utilizing different ways, methods, and supplies from craft stick snowflakes to easy snowflakes for window clings. Have so much fun this winter season with these simple craft ideas.

Glitter Popsicle Stick Snowflake Craft for Kids by In the Playroom

Sparkle and shine with this snowflake craft using popsicle sticks, glitter, and other simple supplies. Create stunning glitter craft sticks snowflakes effortlessly with the easy-to-follow tutorial.

Perfect Paper Snowflakes Craft for Kids by Two Kids and a Coupon

Make beautiful paper snowflakes with this easy-to-follow craft for kids. Use the free printable snowflake template to make a symmetrical snowflake, or get creative with designs for unique paper snowflakes.

How to Make Brown Paper Bag Snowflakes by The Keele Deal

Add a touch of magic to your winter decor with these whimsical paper bag snowflakes. This winter craft is a fun and hassle-free craft activity for kids and adults alike.

Disney Inspired Frozen Snowflake Ornament Craft by Mama Likes This

Step into a winter wonderland of imagination with this Disney Frozen-inspired snowflake ornament craft. Kids can create a mesmerizing ornament with cotton balls and a dash of sparkle perfect for Christmas crafts.

Coffee Filter Snowflakes by DIY Candy

Get ready to make memories with your kids. Learn how to make the cutest coffee filter snowflake craft. It’s a simple and enjoyable snowflake craft that requires no special skills.

How to Grow Salt Crystal Snowflakes by Mombrite

Ignite your children’s curiosity by mastering the art of growing salt crystal snowflakes at home. Witness their amazement as they watch the enchanting formation of “ice” crystals on these intricate snowflake structures.

Popsicle Stick Snowflake Ornaments by The Best Ideas for Kids

This article offers some more inspiration to create popsicle stick snowflakes. Use a variety of supplies like pom pom balls, glitter, stickers, and rhinestones so kids can create unique snowflakes.

DIY Ball Toss Game With Snowflake Theme by Family Focus Blog

When the colder temperature hits, the fun doesn’t have to stop. Prepare to embrace winter with a DIY ball toss carnival-style game with a delightful snowflake theme.

DIY Snowflake Window Clings by Homan at Home

Bring the magic of snowflakes indoors, and add a touch of frosty elegance to your windows with these DIY snowflake window clings using Tulip puff paint. This is an easy winter craft, but get the correct supplies. 

Snowflake Threading Fine Motor Activity by Finding Myself Young

Looking for a cool and creative way to keep little hands busy? This snowflake threading fine motor activity is the perfect solution! Let children explore their artistic side as they design and thread one-of-a-kind snowflakes.

Marshmallow Snowflake Craft by For the Love of Food

Brace yourself for a craft that’s both delightful and delectable! With only two ingredients needed, you’ll be amazed at how quickly you can create these edible masterpieces.

Colour-Changing Snowflake Window Clings by The Craft at Home Family

Here is another option for DIY snowflake window clings. These incredible window clings not only change colors when exposed to sunlight, but also require just one inexpensive ingredient.

More simple ideas for snowflake crafts:

  • pipe cleaner snowflakes
  • pasta snowflakes
  • paper plate snowflakes
  • snowflake garlands
  • watercolor snowflake art project (draw a snowflake with a white crayon and watercolor on top of it)

Supplies to use for making beautiful snowflakes:

Use the supplies you have on hand to make your own variations on these craft ideas. You can make a snowflake shape out of a variety of materials you probably have in your craft supplies or room. Feel free to help kids get creative on a snowy day. Simply lay out whatever supplies you have and encourage them to make pretty snowflakes out of whatever household items you have on hand. Here are some ideas of supplies you might have on hand to make gorgeous snowflakes.

  • paper plates
  • pom poms
  • glitter
  • glue stick
  • hot glue gun (use with help from parents)
  • puffy paint
  • tissue paper
  • blue paint
  • white paint
  • white paper
  • blue paper
  • paper towel or toilet paper rolls

I hope you enter making all the different shapes of snowflakes with so many different options this wither season. Follow the easy steps at the links above or have fun making your own easy winter crafts while watching the real snowflakes fall outside your windows. Which one of these cute snowflakes are you looking forward to making with your own kids? I know my kids are looking forward to those window clings and snowflake crystals.

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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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