St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids

St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids

Here are ten simple and easy St. Patrick’s Day crafts for kids, using items you probably already have on-hand!

10 St. Patrick's Day Crafts for Kids

1. Colored Cereal Rainbow Necklace — Practice patterning, color recognition, and fine-motor skills with this simple activity using colored cereal.

10 St. Patrick's Day Craft Ideas for Kids

2. Leprechaun Trap — Decorate your house as a “leprechaun trap” using sidewalk chalk. A sure way to make the neighbors smile!

3. Pot O’ Gold Suncatchers — Even the littlest crafters can help make these simple suncatchers!

4. Easy Shamrock Mural — A little masking tape can make a festive mural for St. Patrick’s Day.

10 St. Patrick's Day Craft Ideas for Kids

5. Easy Hand-Painted Shamrock T-Shirts — Show your Irish pride with a hand-painted shamrock t-shirt using leftover heart stickers from Valentine’s Day.

6. Simple Trick for Drawing Rainbows — Here’s a little trick to drawing rainbows quickly and easily!

7. Kid-Made Potato Soup Mix in a Jar — The kids can have an active role in the process of making a jar of potato soup mix to have on-hand for those rainy days coming this Spring.

10 St. Patrick's Day Craft Ideas for Kids

8. No Mess Pot O’ Gold Craft for Tots — Crafting with toddlers doesn’t have to be messy. Here’s a no-mess St. Patrick’s Day craft for tots that’s mess free (and a great excuse to eat chocolate.) Yum!

9. Easy Thumb Printed Shamrocks — Another festive craft the kids can do with very little help from grown ups. Make into cards to send to friends & family!

10. Pillow Boxes from Cardboard Tubes — A very easy way to make pillow boxes using empty cardboard rolls from paper towels. Place treats or snacks inside to gift to someone special!

Wishing you and your family a wonderful St. Patrick’s Day!!




  1. You have the best craft ideas!! Thanks for sharing! I never seem to pull off minor holiday celebrations.

  2. I’ve been deeply thinking of fun activities which my kids and I can do during St. Patrick’s Day. Therefore, I was really impressed by the art and craft ideas offered on this site. I’m sure that my husband will join in once he sees what the project is all about.


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