Today, we have 52 fascinating DIY suncatcher for kids from all over the internet. From classic tissue paper crafts sun catchers to themed suncatchers, we have suncatcher crafts for kids of all ages. Suncatchers are not only easy to make, but they’re beautiful and a great way to bring some color to a room. Whether you’re at home or in the classroom you can make suncatchers today! Plus, most of these suncatchers crafts are budget-friendly as well!
There is so much fun to be had in making a DIY project, and these cool suncatchers are easy crafts that will provide quality time with the whole family!
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FAVORITE DIY Suncatchers For Kids
Children always marvel when they see a sun catcher or a wind chime and what better way for them to enjoy them than to make one of their own designs. Creating a pretty suncatcher is lots of fun for young children and older children alike and it’s an excellent way to improve fine motor skills!
DIY Suncatchers and little kids just go together!
That is one of the reasons why these fun craft ideas are so perfect. Younger kids can enjoy a tissue paper collage or a plastic bead suncatcher for an easy project. Older kids can create a glass suncatcher for a fun activity. These kids activities are just plain awesome!
If these DIY suncatcher ideas look like fun, but you don’t think you are creative enough, don’t worry; we’ll provide all the help you’ll need!
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1. Suncatcher Tissue Paper Poppies Craft
Embroidery hoops make this Tissue Paper Poppies craft so easy!
2. Watermelon Suncatcher Craft
Paper plate crafts like this Watermelon Suncatcher Craft are so versatile.
3. Melted Bead Suncatcher
Colorful beads make this Melted Bead Suncatcher a cute project!
4. Tissue Paper Butterfly Suncatcher
The only thing this Tissue Paper Butterfly Suncatcher is missing is the ability to fly!
5. Mermaid Tail Suncatcher
This Mermaid Tail Suncatcher will have your little one begging for the beach.
6. Valentine Crafts: Catch the Sun
Clear contact paper gets new life with these Valentine Crafts: Catch the Sun.
7. Glass Gem Sun Catchers
These Glass Gem Sun Catchers are an easy way to use up loose craft supplies.
8. Easy Handmade DIY Suncatchers
This glass gem suncatcher from The Jersey Momma is the perfect craft for older kids.
9. Rainbow Heart Suncatchers
Grab your stationery items and heart template for this craft from Fireflies And Mudpies.
10. Pretty Round Suncatcher Craft
This is a great project for sunny day fun from Kids Craft Room.
11. Beaded Suncatcher Mobile
Protect feathered friends with this great idea from Garden Therapy.
12. Suncatcher With Beads
Add a bit of color with pony beads and this activity from Artful Parent.
13. Suncatcher Jellyfish Kids Craft
Grab a sheet of contact paper and tissue for this craft project from I Heart Arts N Crafts.
14. Beautiful Suncatcher Mandalas
Make flower petals and the sticky side of contact paper a sun catcher from A Little Pinch Of Perfect.
15. Pokeball Suncatcher
This sun catcher has a different look but works great from And Next Comes L.
16. Mandala Sun Catchers
Bring nature to your window with this great project from Twig And Toadstool.
17. Apple Suncatchers
These apples from Fireflies And Mud Pies aren’t for eating!
18. Heart Suncatcher Craft
Show your love with this great project from Fun At Home With Kids.
19. Hot Air Balloon Suncatchers
This decorative craft from Suzys Sitcom is not your everyday suncatcher.
20. Nature Suncatcher Craft
This craft is a good idea for nature enthusiasts from Coffee Cups And Crayons.
21. DIY Suncatcher
Supervision will be needed with this Craft Paper Scissors spring craft that uses small beads.
22. Heart Suncatchers With Lace And Ribbon
This craft from Artful Parent is the best way to use up pieces of ribbon and lace.
23. Cosmic Suncatchers
The colors of this DIY suncatcher from Babble Dabble Do are so fascinating!
24. Ladybug Craft
Enjoy this simple craft with your toddler; from Rainy Day Mum.
25. DIY Suncatchers
This sun catcher uses clear glue to hold the little beads in place from Having Fun At Home.
26. Crafts for Kids : Raindrop Suncatchers
Enjoy making these raindrop suncatchers from The Gold Jelly Bean.
27. Bug Pony Bead Suncatcher
These bugs are so much fun to make from Happily Ever Mom.
28. Halloween Suncatchers
Grab some plastic lids and make this craft from Bloesemdesign.
29. Butterfly Sun-catchers
Download the butterfly template and make this suncatcher from Mini Eco.
30. Nature Suncatcher Wind Chimes
Head to the kitchen for a mason jar lid to make this craft from Hands On As We Grow.
31. Oil Suncatchers
Make sure you have a flat surface for these sun catchers from Meaningful Mama.
32. Leaf Suncatchers
Grab the free printable to make these leaves from Fun At Home With Kids.
33. Turkey Suncatchers For Thanksgiving
Download the printable coloring page from My Mini Adventurer to make these cute turkeys.
34. Suncatcher Craft
You’ll need lots of crayons and wax paper for this activity from Buggy And Buddy.
35. Melted Crayon Sun Catcher
This cool activity from A Girl And A Glue Gun can be made with the sun.
36. Fused Bead Rainbow Suncatcher Craft
You’ll need your fishing line for this craft from Fireflies and Mud Pies.
37. Glittery “Stained Glass” Snowflakes
Make your winter bright with this DIY suncatcher snowflake from Happiness Is Homemade.
38. 4th of July Star Sun Catchers
Make your Independence Day sparkle with these stars from The Suburban Mom!
39. Salt Dough Suncatchers
These suncatchers are a great way to enjoy salt dough from Homegrown Friends.
40. Butterfly Suncatchers
Use your favorite suncatcher paints to make this butterfly from lbrummer68739.
41. Easy Recycled Gnome Sun catcher Craft
After you make your gnome from Pink Striped Socks, attach it to your window with a piece of tape.
42. RADIAL ORIGAMI SUNCATCHERS (5TH)
DIY suncatcher origami stars are fun to make with Art With Mrs. Nguyen.
43. Pony Bead Ornaments/Suncatchers
Winter is more fun when you’re crafting suncatchers from Play At Home MomLLC.
44. DIY Sun catcher/Wind chime
We love making suncatchers from Stay At Home Life.
45. Hearts With Black Glue
Make your suncatcher look like stained glass with black glue and Mess For Less.
46. Make Your Own Suncatcher Paint
Creating your own suncatcher paints from Building Your Story is a lot of fun!
47. Handprint Suncatcher
Leave your mark with these handprints from The Best Ideas For Kids.
48. Stained Glass Leaf Suncatcher
Enjoy the fall colors with these leaf suncatchers from Adventure In A Box.
49. WAX PAPER SUNCATCHER
We love these wax paper and crayon DIY suncatcher from The Maternal Hobbyist.
50. Cardboard Roll Flower Suncatcher Craft
If you have spare cardboard you can make this craft from Our Kid Things
51. Colorful Caterpillar Suncatcher
Catch some sun with this caterpillar from Fireflies And Mud Pies.
52. Easy Tie Dye Coffee Filter Craft
Instead of coffee, let’s make suncatchers with Sunshine And Munchkins.
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- The 140 paper plate crafts are all of our favorites!
- We have so many cute suncatchers!
- We have a easy glass gem suncatcher that’s easy enough kids can make it!
Which of the DIY suncatcher for kids are you going to try first? Which activity is your favorite?