Fun Thanksgiving Craft Ideas for Kids

Thanks Giving Crafts

Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful for all the blessing's God has given us. What more fun way is there to remind children of their own thankfulness than  to make some Thanksgiving crafts? 

Thanksgiving Crafts

Double Pumpkin BottleDouble Pumpkin Bottle

Double Pumpkin Bottle

Make It: Wash and clean pomegranate juice container and dry completely.  Mix 2 parts paint with 1 part white glue to make the paint stick to the container.  Then paint as desired.  Let paint dry.  Then use a black marker to write God Bless. Next, twist  and curl 3 pipe-cleaner's to create your pumpkin stem. 

Sock PumpkinSock Pumpkin

Sock Pumpkin

Make It: Fill your sock with plastic bags and form it into a pumpkin shape you like. Wrap green pipe cleaners at the top of your sock and form into a steam shape you like.  Decorate and add the words Thanks Giving.

Pumpkin Prayer JarsPumpkin Prayer Jars

Pumpkin Prayer Jars

Make It:  Wash and dry out containers.  Mix 2 parts paint with 1 part white glue and paint containers and lids then let dry.  Color pumpkin labels. Write on one pumpkin "Prayers To God" and write on the other "Answered Prayers".  Then, add your labels, fill with prayer requests and wait and see how God answers your prayers!

Maple Cookie Craft

Maple Cookie Craft

Make It:  Slide shish kabob sticks into maple leaf cookies.  Then dip the cookies into melted white chocolate chips.  Put on wax paper and into the fridge for a few minutes to dry.  Then try not to eat all of them at one time!! 

Egg Carton Pumpkin PatchGiving Pumpkins

Giving Pumpkins

Make It:  Cut an egg carton in half, length ways.  Paint the top of the egg carton making pumpkin shapes. Then paint the base of the egg carton green.  Fold the pipe cleaners into thirds then cut.  Twirl them into different shapes, and poke them into the top of your pumpkins. 

Thanksgiving Rainbow TurkeyRainbow Pumpkin Turkey

Rainbow Pumpkin Turkey

Make It: Soak your shish kabob sticks in water for about five minutes.  Then slide your licorice on. Next, poke each end of your shish kabob sticks into your mini pumpkin. Lastly, cut small pieces of licorice to make your turkey face with toothpicks. 

Thanksgiving Prayer JarThanksgiving Prayer Jar

Fall Prayer Jar

Make It: Wash and dry your jar. Paint your jar orange. Then decorate it with artificial leaves and star gem stone.  Lastly, write the names of the people you want to pray for on small pieces of paper and put them into your jar. Then pray for someone new each day.