Pine cone crafts for kids are super simple and fun to make. We’ve gathered 20 easy pine cone craft ideas for you to enjoy with the kids.
Take the kids out for a nature walk in the morning to gather pine cones. Then plan a fun crafternoon with them to use their imagination and creativity. They can make bird feeders, animals and so much more.
From crafting gifts for friends and family, to creating ornaments for the tree, the kids will love this fun family fall activity. It’s a perfect rainy day craft that’s budget-friendly too! So cover the table, lay out the supplies and enjoy these 20 pine cone crafts for kids.
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DIY Pine Cone Crafts For Kids
Pine cone crafts are super fun and simple to make. They are a perfect kids craft. You can take them for a walk in the yard, or at a park and search for the pine cones.
It's a great way to get them excited for the fun to come with a crafty afternoon or weekend arts and craft time.
Glitter Pinecone Craft
Create glitter pine cone crafts with just glue and pine cones gathered from pine trees. You can decorate your Christmas tree or add them around your home for a fall or winter decorating idea.
Kids love crafting with glitter. They can even paint the pine cones first and add glitter on top.
Holiday Pinecone Crafts - Julie Measures
You can make adorable pine cone trees and clay pots for the holidays. It's a great project for the kids to help you with too.
They can paint the clay pots in their favorite color, as well as the pine cones. Once it is all dry, the kids will love to add the "snow" to the pine cones. We all know how kids love glitter. These would be an adorable gift for their teacher, or grandparents.
Pine cone Roses from Rhonda at Mrs. Greene
Pick up a few pine cones off the ground with the kids and create adorable pine cone roses. The kids will love to paint them with their favorite colors.
You could pick up dollar store vases and make bouquets of pine cone roses as teacher gifts, grandparents gifts and they could even keep some in their room.
Pine Cone Spider Craft for Kids Craft for Kids
This pine cone spider craft for kids is so cute and fun, especially for Halloween. They can use their imagination to make the spider their own, with different eyes and colored legs.
Super simple to make.
Nature's Stampers: Impressions in play dough
No instructions are needed for this pine cone craft. The kids will have so much fun creating impressions in play dough, while also engaging in sensory fun.
Let them explore their creativity using elements of nature.
Owl Pinecone Craft
This little owl pine cone crafts are absolutely adorable! Have some fun making these with your own kids. They can create a little owl family and display them in a window sill, or on a table.
They would be so fun decorating a bookshelf. Inexpensive and easy to make, they would make cute little gifts for their friends too.
Pine Cone Christmas Trees
Teach the kids how to make these Pine Cone Christmas trees as a keepsake for homemade ornaments.
They can also give some away to teachers, classmates and friends. Wouldn't it be fun to make this a yearly tradition?
Frosted Pinecone Ornament
Add a natural touch to your tree no matter what theme or colors you use. These beautiful frosted pine cone crafts are easy enough that the kids can make them with you.
They look like they are covered in snow and would be so pretty added to a gift, or used in a holiday table setting.
Pine Cone Peanut Butter Bird Feeder
Who remembers making these pine cone peanut butter bird feeders as a kid? They are timeless for a reason.
They are fun to make, simple enough for the kids to do, and they are useful! Make several for the kids to hang in the yard. They will be so proud to go outside and see their creations displayed.
How to Make DIY Snow-Covered Pine Cones
Here is a fun winter craft using pine cones. These are not only easy to make, but inexpensive too. You only need 3 items to make these. You will want to cover the table, as it is messy.
But the kids will get a kick out of adding the "snow" and seeing how they sparkle.
Pine Cone Wreath ⋆ Sugar, Spice and Glitter
This quick and easy pine cone wreath is a great way to decorate your home for the fall and winter season.
Gather the pine cones with the kids and let them use their creativity to paint or decorate the pine cones however they want. Then you can show them how to make a simple wreath with them.
How to Turn a Pine Cone Into a Cute Reindeer
Teach the kids how to make adorable handcrafted reindeer decorations using a pine cones.
The great thing about this is you can get the supplies at the dollar store, or you may even have them at home.
How To Make Pine Cone Christmas Tree With Lights
Make adorable mini pine cone Christmas trees with lights as fun Christmas ornaments. The kids can help gather the pine cones and paint them, but will need some assistance to complete the ornament.
We love how colorful and unique these DIY pine cone crafts are and can imagine they will look amazing on a tiny Christmas tree.
Easy Thanksgiving Pine Cone Turkey Craft
Take the kids on a walk to collect some pine cones, or pick some up at the craft store. You can have a fun crafternoon making pine cone turkey crafts.
This is a perfect Thanksgiving kids craft idea. They are also budget-friendly to make. Wouldn't these look cute at each table setting as a place card?
DIY Ombre Pine Cones
These DIY Ombre Pine Cones are a perfect craft for kids. They can use their favorite colors and proudly display them in their window, or on a nightstand.
Pick up some craft paint at the dollar store and gather some pine cones for a super inexpensive craft.
Cute Pine Cone Owl Decoration Winter Craft
Here is another fun version of a pine cone owl. You just need felt and cute googly eyes. The kids can use their favorite colors for the little owls face and wings. This is a really fun afternoon craft for kids.
How To Make Pine Cone Christmas Trees
Learn how to make pine cone Christmas trees for a fun and easy Christmas craft for kids! They can give one to mom or their teacher to display on their desk.
Late fall is the best time to find pine cones outside, so grab a bunch and get crafting. How cute is the little gold star?
Bumble Bee Pine Cone Kids Craft
This Bumble Bee pine cone is all kinds of cute! Can you imagine how happy the kiddos will be making their own little bee?
You should be able to find the supplies at the dollar store. It's such a simple craft too, that the kids can make a few in a short amount of time.
Pine Cone Mouse - Pine Cone Crafts for Kids
Create an absolutely adorable pine cone mouse for a fun craft for kids. They could make an entire family of pine cone mice and proudly display them in their room.
Easy Scented Pine Cones
Make these easy scented pine cones with ingredients you probably already have in your home. The kids will love the sense of smell and can help find the pine cones.
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