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camp crafts

okay….camping wouldn’t be camping without smores….and CRAFTS! Fun little things to keep the kids busy!

the best camping crafts roundup a girlandagluegun.com

First up…this fun diy spinners….

spinner craft

Sun prints would be an AWESOME camping craft. Just layout the paper –you can buy the paper HERE and let the sun work it’s magic.


Popsicle sticks harmonica Popsicle-stick-Harmonica

Glow jars-perfect for camping nights! glow-in-the-dark-jars-a-girlandagluegun.com_-677x1000

Rain sticks rain-sticks

Fairy gardens.. fairy garden

my mom bought these cute little fairies for all the girls and they each got to decorate their fairy garden…. camping crafts fun fairy house

(They actually went on a scavenger hunt to gather supplies for their fairy garden. double whammy.)

(we cleaned up all the stuff that wasn’t part of the environment…like the feathers and pipe cleaners)

Paint some rocks… painted-rocks-roundup

or paint some Walking sticks


paint chip hunt is so clever Color-Scavenger-Hunt-Content-1024x512

wind catchers bfIMG_5632

nature pictures MG_0219-e1365300484827

Tie Dye shirts tie-dye

Bow and arrows. (We followed the instructions HERE bow and arrow diy

but it’s basically pvc pipe wrapped with duct tape and then a string is used to pull the pipe (notice the caps on the top)

bow and arrow with duct tape arrows are sticks with erasers on the end.

We made these last summer and my kids still play with them!

and paracord bracelets: how-to-make-a-paracord-bracelet or friendship bracelets friendship bracelets

a sling shot DSC07126

Make sure to go HERE to see all my camping posts!

About Kimbo

Kimbo blogs at A girl and a glue gun--where she puts her hot glue gun to good use (as well as her vinyl cutter and sewing machine) She loves all crafts and is thrifty (the nice way to say she's cheap) So she is constantly trying to come up with fast and easy projects that won't break the bank! She lives in Idaho with her hot husband and 3 kiddos.