12 Coolest DIY Crafts for Boys

DIY Crafts for Boys

Let’s face it…it isn’t easy to find crafts to grab the attention of the typical little boy, much less one that results in something that will spark their interest. Here are twelve awesome crafts that will ignite the creative juices of even the most spastic little guy.

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  • Catapult Paper Airplane 1 of 12
    Catapult Paper Airplane
    Launch paper airplanes like never before with this DIY tutorial from Mini-eco.
  • Soft Rock Guitar 2 of 12
    Soft Rock Guitar
    This awesome DIY guitar from Craftzine is soft, flexible and ready to rock!
  • Rocket Man 3 of 12
    Rocket Man
    Blogger Kelly Crawford provides detailed instructions for creating this rocket powered craft.
  • Hula Hoop Dome Tent 4 of 12
    Hula Hoop Dome Tent
    This amazing craft tutorial from Obsessively Stitching shows you how to make a child-sized dome tent using a king-sized sheet and five hula hoops. So cool!
  • Monster Knees 5 of 12
    Monster Knees
    Blogger By Miekko shows you how to turn torn jeans into super fun monster knees!
  • Monster Bookmarks 6 of 12
    Monster Bookmarks
    Follow the simple instructions provided by blogger I Could Make That and your child's books will have little monsters peeking out of them!
  • Chinese Dragon Puppet 7 of 12
    Chinese Dragon Puppet
    The Artist Woman provides clear, easy-to-follow instructions for creating this fantastic puppet.
  • Cozy Car Caddy 8 of 12
    Cozy Car Caddy
    This fabulous DIY car caddy from Homemade By Jill is the perfect portable play mat for car-obsessed boys.
  • Iron-On Patches 9 of 12
    Iron-On Patches
    Make your own iron-on patches with this tutorial from Whimsy Love.
  • Paper Mache Boats 10 of 12
    Paper Mache Boats
    This tutorial and downloadable pattern comes from the super talented designer Ann Wood.
  • Long-Reach Gizmo 11 of 12
    Long-Reach Gizmo
    Besides being the perfect device for torturing siblings, this craft gives your little engineer hands-on experience with the lever and fulcrum. Craft courtesy of Bloesem Kids and Teri from Giddy Giddy.
  • Milk Jug Stormtrooper Helmet 12 of 12
    Milk Jug Stormtrooper Helmet
    Blogger Filth Wizardry provides all the details for creating this amazing milk jug Stormtrooper helmet.

 

DIY Tutorial Links

• Catapult Paper Airplane – Mini-eco

• Soft Rock Guitar – Craftzine.com

• Rocket Man – Sewing in No Mans Land

• Hula Hoop Dome Tent – Obsessively Stitching

• Monster Knees – By Miekko

• Monster Bookmarks – I Could Make That

• Chinese Dragon Puppet – That Artist Woman

- Cozy Car Caddy – Homemade by Jill

• Iron-On Patches – WhiMSy love

• Paper Mache Boats – Ann Wood

• Long Reach Gizmo – bloesem kids

• Milk Jug Stormtrooper Helmet – Filth Wizardry

 

Other posts you may enjoy:

• Tiny Summer Cottages

• Fresh Ideas for Outdoor Play

• Rooftop Airstream Hotel

 

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