Our easy rain craft for kids will help you keep the boredom away on those rainy spring days. We are going to start with a weather mobile craft!
April brings both spring time and Earth Day… and a ton of rain.
Here’s a fun little craft to add a bit of smile to a rain cloud. Our little rain cloud mobiles can be put on the fridge, in the window or just hung up around the house.
Rain Craft – Make a Rain Weather Mobile
- Pipecleaner (white)
- Tissue paper (white)
- Craft foam (blue)
- Googly eyes
- Fishing line (or string)
- Black marker
- 3+ years old
Time to Complete:
- 30 minutes
Bend your pipecleaner into the shape of a cloud. To close the shape just twist together to two ends of the pipe cleaner.
Glue the pipecleaner cloud onto a piece of white tissue paper.
Cut out the excess tissue paper, leaving only tissue paper behind the cloud. Be fairly gentle with this as tissue paper is easily ripped.
Cut out rain drops from your blue craft foam. Make sure you have about 5-6 of them, in many different sizes.
Poke a hole in the top of each rain drop. We just used a pen, but you can carefully use a pin or thumbtack. Add googley eys and a mouth to each rain drop.
Tie a piece of fishing line, or string, to the top of each rain drop. Glue the string to the bottom of your cloud. Repeat this for each rain drop and spread them out along the bottom of the cloud.
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More Easy Spring Crafts for Kids:
The spring crafting fun does not stop there! We have a ton of great spring crafts for kids!
We’ve also got a kit of activities to help on those rainy days. Bored children can make you go crazy! Come and see all our free spring printables and activities.
Spring Weather Magnets – this is a good easy spring craft for kids to combine with my mobile weather craft
Spring Chick: A cute baby chick craft
Kinder Duck: Turn a kinder surprise container into a cute little duckling.
Spring Pencil Toppers: Have a one of a kind pencil for school.
Bee Bookmark: Keep the place in your book in style!
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