These sticker ideas are sticker crafts and decal ideas that combine learning and fun for kids of all ages. Kids love stickers. With sticker crafts can take their cherished sticker collection to a new creative level. We love these sticker ideas and crafts at home or in the classroom.
Easy Sticker Ideas Kids Love
I’ve always said you can get kids to do anything for a sticker, and when they use them in their playtime and learning time, they end up having twice the fun!
1. Count Down to Something Special with the Help of Stickers
Make A Countdown Board – Do you have a party or a big trip coming up? Let your kids count down to the big day with this Countdown board from Play Dr. Hutch.
2. Sticker Trading with a Reason
Secrets for a Sticker – If you want your kid to open up more, try this easy activity from Play Dr. Hutch where you trade stickers for them to tell you about their day!
3. Stickers as Entertainment
Traveling Fun – Never leave on a road trip without a roll of stickers for kids to play with while in the backseat.
4. Start Your Story with a Sticker Stone
Sticker Story Bag – Make a bag full of story starters with this early literacy activity from The Pleasentest Thing.
–>More story ideas for kids using story stones
5. Sick Kids Love this Special Sticker
Temperature stickers are one of the coolest inventions ever for sick kids that don’t like their temperature taken all the time.
STicker Crafts for Kids
6. Make Sticker Puppets
Sticker Stick Puppets – You can make these stick puppets from Totally The Bomb in under a minute. So smart!
7. Decorate Puppets
Flip Flop Puppets – Use stickers to decorate flip flops for the cutest puppets!
8. Sticker Bracelet Craft
Sticker Bracelets – I love these bracelets decorated with stickers from 3 Boys and a Dog.
–>Add stickers to these DIY craft stick bracelets
9. Rock Decorating Craft
Rock painting ideas can start with the inspiration of a simple sticker.
10. T-Shirt Craft for Kids
Make Your Own T-Shirt – Use the sticker resist technique to make your own clothes like they did here at The Nurture Store. Very cool!
11. Easy Way to Craft a Nose
Make Noses – Upside down heart stickers make the perfect animal nose! Still Playing School used them to make little chick beaks.
12. Card Making Crafts
Card making can start with the inspiration of a favorite sticker or collection of stickers.
13. Windchime Craft
Make Wind Chimes – Decorate your wind chimes with stickers you won’t believe what these wind chimes from Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails are made of!
14. Windsock Craft
Decorate a Wind Sock – Make a wind sock like Stir the Wonder did here and use stickers as a decoration since they’re light enough not to weigh down your wind sock!
–>Another windsock craft idea using stickers is red white and blue!
15. Piggy Bank Craft
Upcycled Piggy Banks – Use stickers to make these adorable Piggy Banks from Frogs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails. Neat!
16. Minecraft Creeper Craft
Minecraft creeper craft is covered with stickers cut into blocks. Genius!
17. Star Wars Craft
R2D2 Trash can craft uses cut sticker sheets to decorate the iconic Star Wars character.
18. Make Your Own Wrapping Paper
DIY wrapping paper can easily be made with the help of stickers.
DIY Games Made with Stickers
19. Word Game
Word Family Game – Use round stickers to make this word family learning activity.
20. Counting Game
Outdoor Counting Game – Use stickers in this simple counting game from The Pleasentest Thing to get outside and run and play while learning basic math skills.
21. Sticker Matching Game
Matching Game – You can make a matching game in minutes with stickers. What a great idea from School Time Snippets.
22. Custom File Folder Game
File folder games are easy to make with stickers and can be created for your child’s ability level and easily stored away.
Sticker ARt Ideas
23. Toddlers Make Art with Stickers
Dot-To-Dot – What We Do All Day used circle stickers and let their toddlers make their own dot-to-dot pictures. That’s super fun.
24. Book Illustration Art
Illustrate a Book – Kids can use stickers as story starters. The Nurture Store used them to make great book illustrations.
25. Nail Sticker Art
Silly Nail Art – When your little one wants cute nails, but won’t sit still this cute nail art trick from Totally The Bomb is perfect.
26. Adding Stickers to Artwork
Add Stickers to Kid’s Art – Dress up a simple drawing or painting with some stickers. Kids will love making their own background for their stickers.
27. Sticker Drawings
Sticker Drawings – Use stickers as the base in your drawings like they did at Childhood 101. It makes for the coolest kid’s artwork!
28. Sticker Resist Art Painting
Sticker Resist Painting – I love love how What We Do All Day used stickers to make resist paintings. So awesome!
29. Shape Art
Shape Sticker Art – Have your kids use different shape stickers to make up simple objects. Love this idea from Creative Play Central.
30. Canvas Art Using Stickers
Make Canvas Art – Use sticker resist and alphabet letters to make a cool canvas to hang in your house like this one from Play Dr. Mom.
–>Tape painting ideas use rolled stickers for resist
STicker Learning Activities
31. Learn the Moon Phases
Learn Phases of the Moon – Use stickers and a calendar to learn the moon phases. A simple and brilliant idea from What We Do All Day.
32. Use Stickers to Learn Math
- Counting Fun – Add stickers to a barrel of monkeys to turn this classic game into a counting lesson.
- Counting With Stickers – Dabbling Momma used stickers as counters, and it’s a brilliant way to practice numbers!
33. Use Stickers to Learn Alphabet & Reading
- Make Your Own Alphabet Flashcards – Use stickers to make your own letter sound flashcards. So easy!
- Sticker Letter Learning – B Inspired Mama used stickers to asses her child’s letter and shape learning progress. What a neat way to find out what your kid needs to work on.
- Sticker Spelling – School Time Snippets used letter stickers for this fun spelling practice.
- Word Family Fun – Use stickers to teach kids about word families. It’s a great way to learn basic chunking!
- Bilingual Practice – Use stickers to teach different languages like Toddlefast did here!
34. Fine Motor Skills Practice
Scissor Skill Practice – Using stickers to learn how to use stickers is brilliant. We love this easy learning activity from Sugar Aunts.
What sticker idea are you going to try first? My favorite is always the sticker crafts!