St. Patrick's Day Fun

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Leprechaun Hat

Leprechauns are a fun part of Irish lore. They are little men, who sport green, and can grant wishes if they are caught. They also wear hats. So, help you kid play the leprechaun by making hats that they can wear. You will need: Small Paper Plate Paper Cup Paint Glue Construction Paper You are […]

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Discover This Pot of Gold

St. Patrick’s Day kids crafts are a fun way to get kids involved in the lore and tradition of this holiday. It is also a good way to change the focus from pinching to other fun aspects. Just be careful when you choose your kids crafts that you choose crafts that offer some form of […]

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Potato Leprechaun

A leprechaun is a small person that wears green, and if caught, grants wishes. So, make your leprechaun with a potato. What you need: Potatoes Black yarn Green construction paper Black construction paper Googly eyes Small black pom poms Scissors Glue Black marker Basically, to make the craft, you are going to add hair, and […]

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A Bit O’ Shamrock Luck Necklace

Because the shamrock is a symbol of luck and of the holiday, it is a fun medium for kid’s crafts. It is also a fun way to put your child’s creative skills to the test. You will need: Shamrocks (approx 2 x 2 inches) Hole punch Yarn Pen Scissors So, cut out several shamrocks, or […]

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St. Patty’s Day Hat

Most kids think of St. Patrick’s day as the day they get to pinch people for not wearing green. Give them other reasons to celebrate using the following fun craft ideas: St. Patty’s Day Hat: St. Patrick’s Day is all about things like “Kiss me I’m Irish,” shamrocks for good luck, rainbows with pots of […]

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Blarney Stone

This is a stone near Blarney Castle in Ireland that legend says if you kiss, you will become eloquent. For this craft you need: River stones Green paint Decorative items Glue Start by painting the stone green. Then let your child decorate as they would like. They can add a face, a rainbow, pot of […]

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Shamrock Wreath

For this craft you are going to create a wreath made out of overlapping shamrocks. You will need: Construction paper Scissors A shamrock pattern Glue First start by creating the base for your wreath. Cut a circle in construction paper to the size that you want the wreath to be. Then cut an inner circle […]

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St. Patty’s Mobile

This is a great way for kids to embrace all things related to the holiday. What you need: A hanger String Paper Print outs: shamrock, pot of gold, rainbow, leprechaun, etc. Crayons, colored pencils, markers Scissors Tape Give your child the print outs, and allow them to color them. Make sure there are plenty of […]

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Leprechaun Treasure

The following are fun St. Patrick’s Day crafts for kids: Leprechaun Treasure- For this craft you will need the following: Small bottles Green construction paper Glue Water Yellow ribbon Black marker Gold coin chocolate candies Mix the water and glue to create a paint like paste, and use it to adhere the construction paper to […]

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