In Celebration of Smiles – Silly Activities for Kids of All Ages

I love to smile. I love to see my kids smile. There is something about seeing a smiling face that makes you want to grin back!

And what is something that makes everyone smile? Silly faces! Silly faces are funny enough to make everyone laugh and that’s why we put together a list of silly face crafts that is sure to make you smile.

Celebration of smiles - silly faces for all ages

Silly Fun Activities

Whether it is a silly fun activity or a silly craft, we put together this great list to give your and your little one something to smile about today! The best part is, these fun and silly crafts are great for kids of all ages!

smiling kids faces as they drink milk with a mustache straw

Smile With These Silly Crafts!

Be Wacky 

Be silly and wacky! Take a photo of things that are wrong in a room. Be sure to put your face in the photo.

Silly Straws

Slurp up your drink with a goofy face. Add a mustache to your straw. via Inner Child Fun.

Funny Pictures

Pets are silly and tend to make funny faces. Have you thought of being goofy with your pet?? AKC has been taking funny pictures of their furry friends.

Crayon Holder

Smiling Organizers! Re-purpose tin cans with faces – these would make great end of year gifts for teachers. via Somewhat Simple.

Silly Preschool Crafts

Make a funky face plate! Remember our post where we decorated mugs?? At DIY For Life, they drew a face on the plate and had hours of dinner time giggles. This is a great silly craft for preschool kids to do.

Silly Face Drawing

Silly Pranks can make your kids laugh – especially this one where the kids drew goofy faces on themselves. I think this would be a great silly activity for toddlers!

Silly crafts for toddlers like monster apples and painted coins.

Smiley Crafts

Make a monster backpack! Don’t worry they’re silly! Me Sew Crazy made mini-monster faces with pom-poms and beads. Adorable! This is perfect for preschoolers and kindergarten kids.

Silly Monster Faces

Apple Face Snack are delicious! The apple is your canvas for this edible art. Use candy to create the face parts.

Funny Faces To Make

Magnetic Faces can make pictures so silly! The Idea Room uses a nifty computer program to print faces and size “parts” to go along with her face. This would make a great gift idea!

Silly Coin Art

Coin Art can make loose change silly. Think outside the box for unusual “canvases” for your kids art. Art Club Blog decorated coins with paint that could be scratched off (i.e. so the coins aren’t permanently damaged). I think this would be a better craft suited for kids in kindergarten and first grade.

silly preschool crafts like picasso ornaments, chin puppets, and smiles on a stick.

Silly Games

Silly Games For Preschool Kids

Play a Eye-toss game. Grab a handful of googly eyes and play a game of toss and try to throw them into a decorated bucket. via Savvy Moms Guide.

Chin Puppet

Chin-up with these chin puppets! Want to make a face puppet? With your face?? Check out these chin faces. Hilarious! via Paging Fun Mums.

Face Stamps

Make Face Stamps! Use sticky-backed foam to cut shapes out – affix them to blocks for a funky stamp set. via. Mer Mag Blog

Picasso Art Ideas For Kids

Pretend you are Picasso. Smoosh silly faces out of clay to make one-of-a-kind ornaments.

Rock Painting Ideas

Rock painting is super popular right now! These stones are silly and cute! The blog, DIY Craftsy, collected smooth pebbles to make little friends.

Silly Crafts For Toddlers

Smile on a Stick! These cute smirks are perfect for a photo shoot!   It’s a printable of a bunch of goofy faces.

Goofy activities that will make your kids giggle like mr. playdough head, fake paper eyes, silly garden pots with googly eyes.

More Reasons to Smile

Free Printable Magnets

Want some Free Printable Magnets? Use a pizza pan as your canvas with these magnetic face pieces.   via Crafty Soccer Mom.

Mr. Playdough Head

Repurpose and Be Silly. Use electric outlet covers as the eyes and ears in a playdough activity from Not Time for Flashcards.

Silly Puzzles

Silly Picture Block Puzzles are so cute! Grab some mega blocks and photos – make a mix and match person with the photos to create a one-of-a-kind changing puzzle.

Silly Garden Pots

Decorate Garden Pots. Use with foam face pieces and a pair of googly eyes to create a growing smile.

Silly Activities For Preschoolers

Be wacky. As you review the five senses with your preschooler, make them come to life with some silly face “parts”. via Adventures in Home Preschool

I hope this gave you a smile today!

Looking For More Silly Crafts and Activities?

bath prank for your kids with blue bath water at bath time - this prank for kids is one of our favorites - Kids Activities Blog

Prank your kids with these fun water pranks! This is perfect if you still have little ones who regularly take baths.

Ew gross! Snot! Don’t worry it’s not real, it’s slime!

Egg buddies are cute and fun to make! Look at their silly faces and silly hair!

You know what else is silly? Silly putty!

Need a good laugh? These animal jokes will have you howling.

Want a silly snack? Then try eating these delicious spiders.

Your little one with have a blast coloring these silly baby monster coloring pages.

Speaking of silly don’t forget Nibble the Book Monster!

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