Art and crafts for kids are always one of the best things to keep your little ones engaged as well as entertained. It will not only help in building up the creativity inside but also it has potential career. As your kid grows up doing amazing crafts, you can save a lot of money. They do not have the need to go to a gift shop to present something for someone. They can start doing it right away at home. There are many activities for kids at home, which can be done with the stuffs lying around your house.
Homemade Crafts for Kids – Cool Crafts To Make
It is quite often hard to keep up your kid entertained at times if they are not involved in the kind of activity they are participating. To keep up your kid’s interest, you should hold an interesting as well as a fun project. The excellent projects are the ones, which also allow adults to take part, manage and provide a helping hand if it is necessary. Activities for kids at home are many but the one ideal project, which is definite to please, is none other than making up a homemade guitar. In fact, this is one of the cool crafts to make. Below are the basic requirements, which you will need so that it is perfectly for an individual to do it. Here is the list of things as to what you will literally need:
- Box with a lid (shoe box is just right)
- Cardboard tube
- Extensive elastic bands
- Two pencils
- Aluminum foil
- Art accessories
This is one of the best homemade crafts for kids. Following are the systematic guide that helps in making a guitar for your kid. In fact, this is one of the best activities for kids at home to proceed with.
Step 1: Cut a hole or opening at lid of a box and leave it for five centimeters strip at the sides and three centimeters at the bottom as well as top. You need to then, cut two thinner slots each of equal length.
Step 2: Cut out a hole at the box’s end, which needs to be little, large so that it can fit a cardboard roll inside easily.
Step 3: You now need to cover up cardboard rolls with the help of foil so that you can place it throughout a box’s hole. You need to protect it with the help of a tape.
Step 4: Now you need to tape the box’s lid with the help of a foil. You need to cut the foil out from holes on the lid.
Step 5: Then you will have to place few stretchable rubber bands at the box from an end to the other. For producing better sound, you need to wrap pencils along with foil. Then fix it under entire elastic bands. For creating various sounds with every string, you need to employ various lengths and size elastics or you can even wrap tighter.
Step 6: Finally this guitar is then decorated with the help of stickers, paint, magazine clippings or any other stuffs you wish to.
By following the above 6 simple steps, I bet your kid will have a beautiful homemade guitar! According to me, it is the best cool crafts to make at your home. You do not even have to spend much. Your children can now create different music and might even develop a hobby for music soon.