Worcester - Shrewsbury - Westborough Macaroni KID Getting Crafty Guide

By Noelle Monaghan - Worcester Macaroni KID Publisher September 13, 2023

Making crafts has always been a go-to activity in my house. We understand that families in Worcester, Westborough, and Shrewsbury are always looking for ways to stay busy and creative. Whether it's for a special occasion, holiday, or just for the fun of it, we have a variety of craft ideas for you. Check out all the crafts right here from us, Macaroni KID Worcester!

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😊 Everyday Crafts 😊

Everyday/Any day 

Art With Anything: How to Make Bubble Wrap Art

Make Your Own Oobleck!

Make Your Own Pan Flute with Straws

Make Your Own Marbled Paper With Shaving Cream

Make a K-Cup Dinosaur

Make Your Own Crayons

Make a Duct Tape Notebook and Pencil Holder

Explode Soda with Mentos

Make an Easy Pool Noodle Sprinkler

Make Your Own Math Monsters

5 Minute Science: Create a Cloud in a Jar

Create a Fairy Garden

Create an Apple Stamp from Cardboard Tubes

A Fun, Easy Gift Card Idea to Make Someone Smile

Exploding Apples Experiment

DIY Indoor/Outdoor Tent

🎃🍂 Fall/Halloween/Thanksgiving Crafts🍂🎃


Creepy Stick Forest Craft

Halloween Marshmallow Pops

Easy Halloween Bat Craft for Kids

Halloween Just Got Easier with Free Printable Decorations, Activities

Fall Crafts

Fall Scavenger Hunt and Craft

Colorful Autumn Tree Craft

Fall Craft: Leaf Man & Fall Fox

Fall Tree "Leaf Globe"

Fall Clothespin Fairies

Create a Fall Tree Sun Catcher


Cereal Turkey

Make a Family "Thankful" Board

Create a "Hand"-some Thanksgiving Turkey

Brown Paper Bag Turkey Book

Free Thanksgiving Printable: An A-to-Z Way For Kids to Give Thanks

Thanksgiving Printable Placemat

🎅 ❄️ Winter/Holiday Crafts 🎄 🕎


DIY Craft Stick Snowflakes

Shuttlecock - a Chinese New Year Craft

Make a Snowman from Scrap Wood

3D Snowflake

Paint the Snow

Roll a Snowman

Rudolph Candy Canes Make a Sweet Stocking Stuffer


Festive Ornament Crafts to Make with the Kids!

Salt Dough Ornament

Snowman Ornaments

Make Ornaments from Toilet Paper Tubes

Print Your Own Personalized Goodbye Elf on the Shelf Letter

Free Elf on the Shelf Printables: Fun for All Levels of Elfin Families

FREE Christmas Party Printables! Perfect for All Your Holiday Fun.


Hanukkah Craft ~ Pasta Menorah


Make These Easy Poppers for New Year's Eve

Valentine’s Day

LoVe {Handprint Craft}

How to Make a Paper Heart Chain

Celebrate Valentine's Day with these 7 Free Printables!

🌼 Spring/Easter/Memorial Day Crafts 🐇


Fork Flower Craft


Bobble Bunny Craft

Tissue Paper Easter Eggs

Memorial Day

Make Poppies for Memorial Day

😄 Summer/4th of July Crafts 🌞

4th of July

Kid Craft: How to Turn a Tuna Can Into a July 4th Centerpiece

How to Make a 4th of July Crown

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