We are the biggest fans of wine cork crafts in our house, and love nothing more than making little pocket dolls and characters for storytelling and play.
Our local Italian restaurant fills a bag of champagne and wine corks whenever our stash is running low!
Jump on in to see and visit a few of our favorites from maker moms on the internet – everything from boats and snakes to nursery rhyme dolls and necklaces.
Wine Cork Crafts For Kids
Wine cork crafts are a great way to recycle corks, of really any kind, but they make such cute crafts! From animals, to puppets, dolls, and more! So we have gathered some of the best wine cork crafts for kids, that we could find!
The Best Wine Cork Crafts
Cork and Crochet: Knights
Making crochet clothes for wine cork characters – I’ve just fallen in love!! lucyravenscar
Wine Cork Owls
Dressed with hand drawn paper pieces via Happyhooligan. What a gorgeous class project
DIY Stamping Fun
Make with funky foam shapes, matchsticks, plant ties and anything else you can lay your hands on in the junk drawer via MollyMoo
The cutest wine cork craft for the littlest of hands via notimeforflashcards
Clever craft made from gluing a line of corks together via ZingZingTree
Cork Sail Boats
Your kids will have SO much fun making and playing with these boats via mamapapabubba
Wine Train With Moving Wheels
Make a big red train using glue, corks, and don’t forget to add wheels so it can chug along the tracks via Craftprojectideas
Wine Cork Fairies
Cute pocket fairies for children to hold in their handies, keep in their pocket or hang from their bed post via MollyMoo
Mushroom Table and Stools
AND fairies need mushroom tables and stools to have fairy tea parties, right here on Kidsactivitiesblog
Cork & Balloon Characters
One of my favorite cork DIYs ever. So goofy and character rich via reciclandoenlaescuela
Wine Cork Characters
Superheroes and Sidekicks
Superheroes and Sidekicks are black to make!
Halloween Trick ‘r’ Treat Dolls
Halloween trick ‘r treat dolls is perfect for the holiday season and to promote pretend play!
Miniature Animal Friends
Miniature Animal Friends for small world play!
via MollyMoo – all you need are some corks and paint!!
Take Along Games
Travel Tic Tac Toe
What a fun twist on the classic game using ’emotion’ characters via Skiptomylou
Frozen Inspired Tic Tac Toe
With the loveable Olaf and Sven squaring it off by Michelle McInerney for Disney
The Owl & The Pussycat
Wine corks are a great material for simple and quick crafting, but have you ever used them for storytelling? see more on KidsActivitiesBlog
Three Little Pigs
Everyone’s favourite little pigs made with wine corks and scraps of felt via lottiemakes
and even Fairytale People!! Just fab!
And so much more….
Create a variety of fun characters with wine corks, toothpicks and paint via increations
Construct With Wiggly Wires
Cork and Wool Necklaces
What a novel way of recycling the corks and creating via reciclandoenlaescuela
Wine Cork Bunnies
The sweetest pocket pals for spring and Easter play via MollyMoo
Wine Cork Owls
Adorable cork owls made with just a few buttons and fabric scraps via Happy Houligans
Wine Cork Snake
Time to slice up a few corks and have some hissing fun via elhadadepapel
Homemade Stamped Cards
Buttons or beads on corks make for clever homemade stamps via MollyMoo
A Big Thanks To:
MollyMooCrafts.com for putting together this amazing list of cork crafts for kids!
More Craft Fun From Kids Activities Blog:
- If you liked these cork crafts, you should check out 12 more cork crafts for kids.
- Did you know you could use corks to make ornaments?
- Try your hand at these cork coasters!
- You don’t need cork to make your own dolls!
- Remember paper dolls when we were kids?
- Or to make your dolls into superheroes.
- You can even change up your superhero paper dolls to look fabulous.
Which cork craft did you make? Let us know in the comments, we’d love to hear from you.