Tree Crafts

Spring blossom crafts, apple tree crafts, autumn tree crafts - we've got them all here! And of course we have lots of Christmas tree crafts, too.

Autumn Leaf Collage

Autumn Leaf Collage

Scrunching tissue paper and sticking it always appeals to little kids, and you get a lovely textural result to put on display. It's possibly not so easy to see the shape of our autumn leaf in this picture, but the colours are lovely!

Autumn Sticker Tree

Autumn Sticker Tree

This is a lovely craft for younger children, who will enjoy both the hand painting and printing and the sticking on of stickers! You could adapt the craft for spring by using pink "blossom" stickers.

Autumn Tree Craft

Autumn Tree Craft

Make a spectacular display to celebrate the arrival of autumn with this autumn tree craft. This obviously works well as a group or class project.

Autumn Window Picture

Autumn Window Picture

This window picture looks beautiful on display and really captures all that's best about autumn - especially when the sun shines through it!

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Autumn Wreath and Tree

Autumn Wreath and Tree

Make this pretty autumn wreath and tree using simple craft cupboard supplies. Use real leaves as templates, or design your own.

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Blossom Tree Collage

Blossom Tree Collage

These blossom tree collage pictures are so pretty to display for Spring, Chinese New Year or perhaps a Japan theme. And they are quick and easy to make, too!

Blossom tree craft

Blossom Tree Craft

Here is a quick and simple idea for a Chinese New Year or Spring craft which results in a pretty picture which any child will be proud of!

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Button Tree

Button Tree

This is a lovely little sewing project and I think you'll agree that the finished result would be something anyone would be happy to display! Our button tree is coloured for autumn but you can of course adapt it for any season.

Collage Tree

Collage Tree

Sam collaged an autumn tree but you can of course adapt the colours of tissue paper in this craft to make a lovely blossom tree for spring, a summer tree full of foliage, or perhaps an apple tree.

Colour Mixing Leaf Display

Colour Mixing Leaf Display

Learn about mixing colours and create a pretty autumn display with this fun painting craft. We've lined up our leaves across a strip of card to make a display, but you could hang them in graduating order too.

Family Tree

Family Tree

This family tree display makes a great project (and poster) at any time of year, but also an unusual and special gift for Grandparent's Day.

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Felt Leaves

Felt Leaves

These felt leaves are a simple way to teach children basic embroidery stitches as they get to see a quick result. We have stuck to basic backstitch as we are just starting out but you can be more ambitious if you like and experiment with other stitches.

Felt Tip Watercolour Tree

Felt Tip Watercolour Tree

We enjoyed watching how the colours from the old felt tip pens used in this craft spread, and the resultant picture is very pretty. Make sure you use a good thick paper though, or the result might be disappointing.

Hanging Leaves

Hanging Leaves

These stunning leaves can be adapted for any season - and depending on the age of the children you can cut out the leaves for them or leave the whole project up to them.

Hanging Leaves Garland

Hanging Leaves Garland

This Hanging Leaves Garland makes a really super display for Harvest Festival, Autumn or Thanksgiving, and offers the benefit of the fun of leaf collecting and rubbing too!

Leaf Brooch

Leaf Brooch

Here's a quick an easy craft idea for a leaf brooch that children can make themselves or with minimal supervision, perfect for Autumn. For Canada Day, make the leaf brooch with red felt only and use our template, below.

Leaf People

Leaf People

Here's a fun project for those interesting leaves and twigs that you've collected on an autumn walk!

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Leaf Rubbing Fairy

Leaf Rubbing Fairy

Autumn is a fantastic time to take leaf rubbings and this craft is a lovely way to use them. Maybe it could be used to record a special walk?

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Mini Blossom Tree Craft

Mini Blossom Tree Craft

Make some of these beautiful little mini blossom trees with the kids - it's a sweet craft for Chinese New Year, Spring or perhaps a Japan theme. And won't it look pretty on display!

Model Autumn Tree

Model Autumn Tree

Our autumn tree is textural and fun for younger children to make and display. Of course if you can find a green "scrunchy" you can adapt the craft for spring and summer too.

Painting with Natural Paints

Painting with Natural Paints

Make the most of your outdoor time by collecting some materials together for a painting session later - using paints that you make yourselves with nature's offerings!

Paper Plate Marbling Tree

Paper Plate Marbling Tree

This is a simple technique which involves a paper plate (one of our favourite crafting ingredients!) and lots of colourful paint. You will need some patience while the "tree" dries!

Seasonal Tree Canvases

Seasonal Tree Canvases

This lovely craft idea can be undertaken in one go as a project on the seasons - or in four parts over the year as each season arrives. However you choose to do it, the canvases make an eye-catching display.

Stamped Leaf Tree

Stamped Leaf Tree

Use a lovely leaf and some twigs collected when out walking and turn them into a picture of an autumn tree with this fun stamping craft. Scroll down to see what the leaf looks like when it is ready to make the print - such fun!

Tracing Paper Leaf Suncatchers

Tracing Paper Leaf Suncatchers

These leaf suncatchers are a simple craft idea but they use a number of different fine motor skills - tracing, colouring, cutting. And they look pretty on display!

Twig Fairy Craft

Twig Fairy

Here's a fun craft to do with the bits and pieces you collect on a nature work.

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Twigs Dry leaves Seeds Playdough

Twig Frame

Twig Frame

Kids will enjoy making this twig frame to display their artwork this Autumn!

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Watercolour Leaf Bunting

Watercolour Leaf Bunting

Sam had a lot of fun creating the mottled watercolour paper that we used for this leaf bunting, watching how the colours mixed together. Make sure you put down plenty of plastic sheeting before you start this craft!

Weave an autumn loom

Weave An Autumn Loom

Why not weave an autumn loom to show off the treasures you collect on your walks during the season? We've also seen them referred to as "fairy looms" and they look fantastic on display in the garden.

Winter Collage

Winter Collage

Here is a quick and simple idea for a winter collage for kids which will give the kids a real sense of achievement.

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Winter Handprint Scene

Winter Handprint Scene

Here's an idea for some messy fun to while away a long winter afternoon!

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Christmas Tree Crafts

Christmas tree crafts
Don't forget to explore our Christmas tree crafts - we've got a variety to suit a range of ages.
Christmas Tree Crafts

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