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20+ Fall Nature Crafts Kids Will Love

20+ Fall Nature Crafts Kids Will Love

Now that there is a chill in the air, get outside with your kids and get crafty! These fall nature crafts are really cute and kids will love them!

Summer is super fun for outdoor play, but for my money… I love fall even more! The air is chilly (and not humid). It’s the perfect temperature for outdoor exploring. And not only that, the colors are sooo pretty! Vibrant red, orange, and yellow leaves. Sticks, pinecones, acorns, and other fun nature found objects make the best crafts!

We curated 20 fall nature crafts your kids will absolutely love! So, get out and explore outside with your kids.. and then create some lovely art and craft projects with them!

 

Fall nature crafts

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1. Journey Stick Craft 

This is a classic craft to make with your kids and it uses sticks and leaves.

2. Nature Craft Masks, Tiaras, and Crowns 

Your kids can pretend to be fairy princes and princesses! Or maybe they will make a monster or alien mask. 

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3. Nature Art Bugs 

These bugs won’t bite… they are too cute!

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4. Leaf Suncatcher 

This fun craft uses marbled paper painting to make a fall leaf shaped suncatcher. These leaves are so pretty!

5. Play Dough and Nature Portraits 

These types of nature portraits are really fun… like creating tree people!

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6. Acorn Necklaces 

Make a fun necklace with acorns you find on the ground.

7. Twig Spider Web Nature Craft 

Make the webs from yarn and sticks.. and then make the spider from rocks.

8. Fall Leaf Finger Puppets

Leaves and toilet paper tubes create the cutest little puppets.

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9. Wax-Resist Leaf Painting 

Wax resist is a really fun art technique that even younger kids will love.

10. DIY Leaf Luminaries 

Super cute luminaries will really light up the fall night sky.

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11. Leaf Baby Nature Craft 

How can your kids create babies from leaves you find on the ground.

12. Pine Cone Pumpkin Craft 

Some orange paint and green pipe cleaners make super cute pumpkins.

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13. Falling Leaves Nature Craft 

Preserve your fall foliage with wax paper.

14. Fairy Hat Autumn Tree Craft 

Autumn fairies are totally fun… and a great craft for kids this fall.

15. Forest Fairy Nature Wings 

And if you are making a fairy hat, don’t forget to create some fairy wings to go with it.

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16. Fall Nature Mobile 

Did you ever make a nature mobile when you were a kid? This is a super fun and easy fall craft to make. 

17. Nature Craft Leaf Prints 

Leaf prints use paint to create art masterpieces.

18. Nature Found Object Art Craft 

Go on a nature walk, gather some treasures, and then create a found object art masterpiece.

19. Bark Owl Nature Craft 

I love these cute little owls made from bark and acorns.

20. Leaf People Fall Craft 

And you can make some leaf people to play with too!

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