Summer Craft Supply List

You don’t have to always have to have a craft idea for your kids to have fun. Just pull out some of this supplies and let your kids be creative on their own.


Here are some staples you should have for the summer:

  • Crayons, markers
  • Paint and paintbrushes
  • Glue stick
  • Construction paper
  • Kid friendly scissors
  • Stickers-regular and foam
  • Playdoh, especially playdoh scissors and pizza cutter. We make lots of pretend food with ours.


Here are some extras:

  • Pipe cleaners
  • Popsicle sticks
  • Goggly eyes
  • Finger paint or chocolate pudding
  • Feathers
  • Felt and/or foam sheets
  • Tissue paper
  • Paper plates
  • Paper towel rolls and toilet paper rolls


Here are some of our favorites

Stamps. Make sure you have washable ink, our stamps usually turn into tattoos.

Beads and string. We love the pony beads and craft lace. They both can be found at Michaels, Walmart and Target. We also love to make bracelets with beads and pipe cleaners.

Dot Art Markers. Here is their website, They can also be found at Michaels-they are kind of pricey, so be sure to use a 40% off coupon. Then you can print off coloring pages from the Internet. One website I use it,

Cardstock. Have your kids help you make cards. They can cut varies shapes out of cardstock and decorate cards for your friends and family.

Color by number. It helps teach numbers and colors. You can download coloring pages from the Internet.