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Have Little Ones? Try These Craft Books for Kids

Crafts and kids seem like they were made for each other.  Nothing is more fun than watching a child discover the joy of creating something with their own hands.  Creating is a great way to spend time with your child, and daily artistic exploration can help them develop motor skills and learn to use their own creative skills throughout life.  Without a guide, it is hard to think up fun crafts each day, but the following books are full of ideas and can help you get started crafting with your kids.

Make and Takes for Kids: 50 Crafts Throughout the Year
This book is all about crafts for holidays and seasons, allowing you to celebrate special events with your kids all year round.  If you like to gift your crafts, this is the perfect book to give you ideas for each holiday.

Hands on Crafts for Kids: 20-Minute Crafts
If you have younger kids, you know their attention spans do not last very long.  This book is great for giving you ideas that can be completed in just 20 minutes, and is geared toward 7-12 year olds.

Disney's FamilyFun Crafts: 500 Creative Activities for You and Your Kids
If you need a lot of craft ideas, this book will give you plenty to skim through to find just what your kids will enjoy.  With 500 ideas including holiday décor, weekend projects and afterschool projects, you can find something for everyone in your family.

Crafting with your kids is sure to bring them many happy memories and help you find ways to spend more precious time with them as they grow.