St Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids

St Patricks Day Crafts for KidsFor me St Patrick’s Day always heralds the start of spring.
The bright green of the shamrocks …

… the colours of the rainbow…

… and all that leprachaun mischief promise sunshine and laughter after the gloom of late winter.

I just hope the snow has gone and the floods receded by March 17th

But if the weather is still lousy, these super simple, super fun St Patrick’s Days crafts for kids will keep us all from going cabin crazy… and if you’re running out of inspiration for something green to wear on the big day you’ll love these ideas

St Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids

Saint Patrick’s Day is both a cultural and religious celebration that takes place every 17 March, which is the death date of the most commonly recognised Patron Saint of Ireland – Saint Patrick. It’s a public holiday in Ireland, Norther Ireland, Newfoundland, Montserrat and Labrador and is also celebrated in many other countries around the world, including the USA, Canada and mainland Britain.

If you fancy getting your kids in the spirit of St Patricks Day, here’s a bunch of lovely St Patricks Day crafts for kids that will have them leaping around like leprechauns at the excitement of it all.

Shamrocks


Sprouting Shamrocks … Housing a Forest


Shamrock Crown – Small Friendly





Split Pea Shamrocks … Honey Bear Lane


Shamrock Votives … Mess For Less


Shamrock Slime … Growing a Jewelled Forest



Green Pepper Shamrock Prints … Learn Play Imagine


Toilet Paper Roll Shamrock Prints … Sassy Dealz


Hanging Shamrocks … Hands On As We Grow


Shamrock Men … Sweet and Lovely Crafts


Shamrock Lei … Simple As That


Egg Box Shamrocks … The Iowa’s Farmer’s Wife


Made in a moment shamrock hair clips from Money Wise Moms


Loo roll shamrocks – Coffee With Us 3

Leprachauns



Grass Haired Leprachauns … Play Dr Hutch


I love the magic leprachaun rocks from Gifts of Curiosity … and can’t wait to give them a try

Peg Doll Leprachauns … Pink and Green Mama


Hand Print Leprachauns … Meet the Dubiens


Leprachaun Trap … The Crafting Chicks

Rainbows


Comb Painted Rainbows – No Time for Flash Cards


Rainbow Cloud … Makes and Takes


Tissue Paper Rainbows … Coupons Are Great


Fruit Loop Rainbow … We Made That

Super simple rainbow painting … Putti’s World


Paper Plate Rainbow … Blog Me Mom


Shamrock & Rainbow Crown – B-Inspired Mama


Rainbow collage from old catalogues … Mama’s Little Muse

Well that’s the kids sorted for St Patricks then… if you fancy something more for yourself, why not check out Guinness Recipes post.

19 thoughts on “St Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids”

  1. Hi Alice:

    I just came across your blog from Kathe’s linking party.

    I love your soup ideas!

    I also see that you have several saasonal posts. I host a weekly link party called Seasonal Sundays and I think it would be great to have you link up. The link goes live on Saturdays ast 7 pm EST. Hope to see you then!

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