Easter is the perfect time to get crafty! As you're going about your spring cleaning, you can liven up your home with up with some fun and exciting homemade crafts. And, with most schools having a whole fortnight off for the Easter holidays, finding some fun crafts and activities for kids can help keep them busy. So, here are our 5 best Easter craft items for adults and children...
Easter Crafts for Kids
If you and your kids love playing board games together now you can create your very own! This set, for children aged 4 and up, includes classic games like Snakes and Ladders, Backgammon and Draughts and allows your children to colour in their boards however they like. With counters and dice included, this set is sure to keep your children entertained through the holidays!
Give your kids an artistic craft to try with our Paint Your Own Ceramic Egg Cups set. There are four egg cups to decorate in their own hand, each one featuring a cute Easter animal on the front.
This book combines the story of Easter with some fun crafts for your kids to try. There are six origami projects to complete which will be great to practice through the Easter holidays. Alongside the crafts there are interesting facts about how Easter is celebrating around the world.
Easter Crafts for Adults
In spring time, all the new baby birds appear in the countryside but, until then, you can create your own aviary with Sue Stratford's bird knitting patterns. There are 21 feathered friends to make in this colourful knitting from British wildlife classics like robins and blue tits to more exotic choices like flamingos and parakeets.
Have you ever tried whittling? This fun craft book from Geoffrey Fisher shows you how to make various outdoor accessories and games through woodworking. You can create a catapult, build a bee hotel and make a cup-and-ball game to get the family outside, enjoying the spring sunshine this Easter.
These are just 5 of our top craft book picks, if you want to see more, take a look through our full range of fantastic craft books for activities and projects of all ages