9 Beachy Kids' Crafts to Make This Summer

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    7 Beachy Crafts to Make for Summer

    Luca Pierro / Stocksy United

    We love everything about the beach. The sand, the sound of the waves, and that salty beach air! Bring the beach to your house with these beach crafts to make this summer. 

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    Jellyfish Craft

    No Time for Flash Cards

    Make a whole family of jellyfish with this fun paper bag craft. You’ll need a few paper bags and some paint to complete this craft.

    Jellyfish Craft from No Time for Flash Cards

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    Glitter Sand Pictures

    Make and Takes

    Gather a little sand from your beach for a fun craft. Use this sand from your beach vacation to make these glitter sand pictures. Draw different beach scenes to celebrate summer.

    Glitter Sand Pictures from Make and Takes

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    Recycled CD Crab Craft

    DIY: Recycled CD Crab Craft
    Glued to My Crafts

    Recycle old CDs to make these cute little crabs. This is a great indoor craft to bring the beach inside on a rainy or cloudy day.

    Recycled CD Crab Craft from The Spruce

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    Shell Pets

    Simple as That

    Have some fun with googly eyes and shells and craft these cute little shell pets! These are perfect summer friends that can be transported anywhere and make for a little pretend play at the beach.

    Shell Pets from Simple as That

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    Color-Blocked Stick Necklaces

    Less Than Perfect Parents

    Collect driftwood from the beach to create these beautiful color-blocked necklaces. Show off your hard work and wear them all summer long.

    Color-Blocked Stick Necklaces from Less Than Perfect Parents

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    Rainbow Sea Shells

    The Educators' Spin on It

    You’ll need lots of different shapes and sizes of sea shells for this craft project. Paint them all of the colors of the rainbow for a super fun beach craft.

    Rainbow Sea Shells from The Educators' Spin on It

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    Beach Stone Photo Holders

    Garden Mama

    Display beautiful artwork with these beach stone photo holders. These would be perfect for a party to display for summer. Find solid and smooth beach stones to complete this craft!

    Beach Stone Photo Holders from Garden Mama

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    Shell People

    Let’s Do Something Crafty

    These shell people are easy to make and super fun to play with. Aren’t they adorable? Your kids would LOVE this project!

    Shell People from Let’s Do Something Crafty

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    Recycled CD Fish Craft

    Glued to My Crafts

    Have any more CDs laying around the house? Turn them into these fun and creative fish. Grab some string and hang these as a beachy mobile in your child's room.

    Recycled CD Fish Craft from The Spruce