5 Ways to Craft with Kids this Thanksgiving

Can you believe Thanksgiving is less than a week away?! With all the busyness that the holiday seasons can bring, take some time this week to slow down, gather some art supplies, and get the kids involved with these fun and easy Thanksgiving crafts! From turkeys to pilgrims to Indian corn, these crafts are fun for the whole family!



1. Paper Fan Turkey


These cute paper fan turkeys are easy for kids to make and are a great addition to your Thanksgiving decor! You could even write a name on the turkey body and use them as place cards for your Thanksgiving table.

2. Pony Bead Indian Corn


With some pipe cleaners and pony beads, you can make this fun and festive Indian corn! And there’s a tutorial for a pumpkin too!

3. Thanksgiving Paper Chain

Mary Leigh from Live Well Play Together takes the paper chain to the next level by giving it a focus on thankfulness. What a great way to show how much you’re thankful for!

4. Washi Tape Pinecone Turkeys


Do you have a washi tape addiction like I do? These adorable pinecone turkeys are a great way to use some of your collection! And they’d make great nameplates for your Thanksgiving table!

5. Paper Plate Pilgrims


Sneak in a history lesson while making these pilgrims from paper plates. With just a few simple supplies, you and your kids can pull these together in a flash!

What are your kids’ favorite Thanksgiving crafts?