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Oatmeal Container Crafts

Oatmeal Canister Cookie Tin

The last example of an oatmeal container craft that is great for the whole family is to make cookies and to use the oatmeal container as a festive gift box to store the goodies in. Oatmeal container cookie box As a family, gather together the materials that you will use for decorating your oatmeal box. […]

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Hot Dog Roaster

Are you a member of a family that likes to go out and do things together? Do you camp a lot? If you do, this next craft is sure to not only be a lot of fun but very useful as well. Even if you do not go camping, this oatmeal container hot dog roaster […]

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Cylindrical Holiday Decorations

Oatmeal container crafts provide a great opportunity for a family to do something together. Oatmeal container crafts can be easy enough for each person to make a craft on their own or complicated to the point that everyone can have their own part in making the end product great. Below is an example of a […]

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Quick And Easy Organization With An Oatmeal Box

Cover empty oatmeal canisters with brown paper or paper grocery bags and use them to send packages in the mail for an interesting and unique touch to a gift or other package. Don’t forget to secure the lid so it doesn’t open in transit. Or, punch some holes in the lid and keep your yarn […]

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Quick And Easy Instant Trash Can

You can use an empty oatmeal box to make a small waste basket to put in places around the house that need a more discreet place to dispose of things. And when you’ve filled up the trash can, you don’t even have to keep it; you can easily close the lid and just throw away […]

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Quick And Easy Kitchen Storage

Oatmeal container crafts come in so many varieties and twists that allow you to be creative and have lots of fun making them. Their unique shape and variety of sizes allow for many fascinating combinations and variations. One of the best things about using oatmeal containers for crafts is that they can be very quick […]

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Oatmeal Container Bug House

If your ambition is not quite there for making a lamp out of an oatmeal box you can try this more kid-friendly, yet still original oatmeal container craft idea: Oatmeal container bug house Making an oatmeal container bug house is easy. All you need is the oatmeal container, a pair of scissors and some mesh. […]

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Oatmeal Container Lamp

When you think of oatmeal container crafts, a few things probably come to mind. Perhaps you remember making an oatmeal container drum in elementary school. Or maybe when you were a little older you used an old oatmeal container to store your secret possessions. Perhaps you use an old oatmeal container to store knick knacks […]

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A Unique Gift Box

Oatmeal containers are ideal for wrapping those more awkward items that you may not be able to find an appropriate box for. You can decorate the container to look like a gift or wrap the container as if it were a traditional gift box. You can also choose to make both the container decorations and […]

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Gift For Mom’s Kitchen

Are you one of those people who just can’t stand to throw something away if you think it might be useful again? Or maybe you are creative and like to make crafts but do not have the budget to be buying craft supplies all the time. Whatever the case, the oatmeal container is a product […]

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Pinata

An oatmeal container craft that is sure to please kids at a party is a piñata. Piñatas are usually made out of paper mâche and hold candies and other surprises inside. The oatmeal container can easily serve as the container that holds the treats. Add embellishments to the container to make it more festive. You […]

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Windsock

Windsocks are fun to watch blowing in the wind. You can make your own windsock with an old oatmeal container, some string and streamers or ribbons. The process is simple. Remove the lid of the oatmeal container and carefully cut out the bottom. Decorate the container as you like and then simply staple the crepe […]

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Time Capsule

If you want a fun activity to do with your kids, create a time capsule out of an old oatmeal container. The process is very simple. Decorate the outside of the container together but be sure that you clearly label the date that you are doing the activity and the date that the time capsule […]

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Oatmeal Container Squared

Old oatmeal containers are generally very sturdy and can take some pretty hard abuse before they really need to be thrown away. So why not re-use the container as a container. There are many people who purchase their oatmeal in bulk (significantly less expensive) and then simply re-fill their old containers. You can also use […]

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Oatmeal Container Drum

If you are looking to do something more useful with your old oatmeal containers than to simply throw them away, you have come to the right place. Below are listed five great oatmeal container crafts that you can do as a family, with kids and even just for an adult. 1.The drum – The most […]

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