Cozy Fall Craft Projects
“Leaf” summer behind and jump into our cozy craft corner! Whether you’re headed to the orchard, into the forest or just the local park, find inspiration in the nature around you this autumn and decorate your space with wonderful handmade projects. Full of fall fun, our list will help make the perfect crafter-noon on a crisp day at home or in the classroom. So, grab your craft supplies, light your favorite seasonal candle, and “fall” in love with crafting!
Growing in the Garden
Turn ordinary egg cartons into extraordinary fall décor with the Egg Carton Pumpkin Wreath from Manda Panada Projects! This eco-friendly craft combines recycling with seasonal creativity as you transform egg cartons into charming pumpkin-shaped ornaments. This wreath captures the essence of fall while giving a new life to everyday materials.
Crafty Morning’s delightful sunflower craft only requires a couple around-the-house materials including paper, a fork, and paint. This hands-on project not only supports fine motor skills for crafts of all ages, but also add a uniquely sunny touch to any fridge or bulletin board!
Learn how to make adorable DIY pumpkin garland using orange yarn and green fuzzy sticks. Perfect for adding a touch of whimsy to your seasonal décor with a lineup of yarn pumpkins tied onto twine and hang them up on a mantle or above a chalkboard.
Make your fall décor pop with vibrant, textured corn magnets! This project not only lets you craft customizable magnets but also engages your sense for sight and touch with bright colored pony beads, adding a delightful sensory element to your fall crafting.
Looking for a quick and easy fall craft for little hands? Check out The Best Ideas for Kids’ handprint craft! This fingerpaint project is ideal for both classroom activities and at-home crafting sessions, making it a fun alternative to pumpkin carving for kids to celebrate autumn with their own handcrafted pumpkins.
Out in the Orchard
Visiting an orchard is one of the best fall activities! And now you can bring the freshest apples to your craft table with this quick and easy bead activity. Make a paper bag basket to gather your fall harvest and set them on display in the kitchen or living room.
Shine bright with Kinder Craze’s stained glass apple craft! Place pieces of colorful tissue paper in a random pattern inside an apple outline. Once it’s full, layer it with contact paper. With a little sunshine and tape, your unique apple will shine on any window!
Handpicked just for you — this ‘A’ is for “Apple!” With just a couple painted craft sticks, some paper, and glue, craft your very own apples for the perfect alphabet lesson or to show off your coloring skills. Decorating for the season will take no time at all!
Crafting a beautiful fall-themed wreath has never been easier! Kids can enjoy the creative process hassle-free with our downloadable leaf template. All they need to do is trace, cut, color, and arrange them to create a stunning, ready-to-hang wreath!
Your fall book selection deserves to have an accessory just as seasonal — add a touch of autumn magic to your cozy reading days with Aberle Home’s pressed leaf bookmarks. All you need are bright colored leaves, cardstock, and glue. Start pressing and you’ll have a new bookmark to add to your cozy reading nook in no time.
Everyone loves watching the colorful leaves fall in autumn! Capture the best seasonal moments in the sunlight with our suncatcher project. Allow everyone to embrace the beauty of nature by creating vibrant suncatchers together and let the nature colors of autumn shine on any window.
Unleash your inner artist with a fall-inspired masterpiece! This cotton swab craft combines the mesmerizing art of pointillism with classic, vibrant shades of autumn. Whether you’re a seasoned painter or learning the style for the first time, this project will add a burst of color to your season!
Craft with love and a touch of glitter glue this fall. This project transforms ordinary paper bags into dazzling pine cone treasures. It’s the best way to bring a little extra shine to your seasonal decorating — download our template to get started!
Newfound Forest Friends
“WHOO” is ready for some crafting fun? Twist fuzzy sticks into an owl shape, add a pair of silly wiggly eyes and a magnet onto the back, and you’re ready to display this fun project on a fridge at home or a classroom whiteboard!
Craft your way into the heat of autumn with these adorable acorn necklaces! Explore outside and find a few acorns, then use them to create charming nature pals for your accessory. Young crafters will fall in love with their smiley faces and wear them all day long!
Let your imagination take flight! Frugal Fun 4 Boys has a simple, low-budget idea for your next craft project — paper plate owls. Spend a crafter-noon painting, then cut out paper shapes for the classic bright yellow eyes and beak. Let them fly by hanging them up with ribbon to any tall surface — it’ll be a hoot!