Do you have young children, a daycare? Are you constantly looking for new ideas to have fun crafting DIY projects in order to diversify activities and creations?
You can create beautiful greeting cards, art work that can be framed and many others using simple materials and a very personalized tool: small feet, hands or even your dog's paws!
To inspire you, here are 25 original and interesting ideas! They're easy as pie and the results are amazing!
How to make wonderful memories with children growing up too fast!
Take a look here. You will find something fun for any occasion!
1. Motorized vehicles with footprints
A DIY that will appeal to fans of trucks and other such themes! You can then frame the works to decorate the child's room in a unique way.
2. A framework for each year
A beautiful way to follow the evolution of your child, while decorating a room. Each year, create a painting using his or her hand print and add the age of the child. Just lovely!
3. A dish or tray with cute little feet
Instead of simply painting ceramics, attach a message of love to the bottom of baby's feet; an everlasting memory!
source: Mrs. Wigglebottom
4. A chart to learn the alphabet
With the children, think up an image starting with each letter of the alphabet and draw it with the imprint of their hands. This would be a great activity to do at daycare!
source: Mommy Minutes
5. A family of birds
A pretty frame made with family foot prints, a beautiful memory! By soaking your feet in the poster paint, you can make something really great!
6. Holiday memories
You cannot bring the beach back with you, but you can create a souvenir!
source: 3 Monkeys Throwing Around Some paper
7. Handmade superheroes
Paper, paint and little hands are all you need to bring a bunch of superheroes to life!
source: Smart School House
8. Flowers with the family dog's paws!
The family dog can also participate in DIY projects!
source: Smart School House
9. Disney characters; awesome!
Once again, a little paint and imagination and that's it!
source: The Keeper of the Cheerios
10. The family forest
Involve everyone to create a beautiful mural that will represent every family member. Your hands and arms will make beautiful trees!
source: Creative Carmella
11. A pretty rabbit
A good idea for Easter!
source: Artsy Momma Blog
12. Penguins on an iceberg
A winter DIY owl!
13. A well decorated pot
Print the trace of your beautiful butterfly!
14. A fingerprint tree
In memory of an event, each guest can leave his or her thumbprint!
source: Wish Upon a Wedding
15. A personalized Christmas card
Grandparents would be very happy to receive a card like this!
16. A family setting
Everyone gets involved!
source: Creatively Living Blog
17. For a custom Halloween
A foot can make a pretty great ghost!
17. A nice keychain
Using molding putty or laminated paper, a great souvenir to take with you everywhere you go!
source: Gray House Harbor
18. A unique Christmas tree mat
Keep track of all your loved ones.
19. The cutest Valentine
Everyone will get a kick out of getting a card like this!
source: Jany Claire
20. For Mother's Day or grandma too
Another meaningful idea!
source: Tippy Toe Crafts
21. And for daddy ...
22. A decorative plate
Nice, in the lobby, to show your guests right away that family means a lot to you.
source: Craft Warehouse
23. An apron or plate
An adorable gift, made with love!
source: The Hollis Family
24. Friendly turtles
We should have thought of that!
source: Pattycake Artworks
25. The love of a child
On a cloth, a t-shirt or in a frame, here is a gift that will melt the heart of any parent!