Melted Bead Suncatchers

Suncatcher Crafts Kids Can Make

Suncatcher Crafts Kids Can Make - 50+ Suncatcher and Stained Glass Activities for Children

Stained glass and suncatcher crafts are some of our favorite projects at The Artful Parent! I’ve evenly jokingly called this a stained glass and suncatcher blog since we make so many!

I just love how suncatchers and stained glass combine sunlight with art!

Materials for Creating Suncatchers

We’ve made suncatchers and faux stained glass from such a wide variety of materials, but here are some that we’ve used more than others.

Favorite Suncatcher Crafts Kids Can Make

Here are more than 50 different ideas for kids and families to explore light and color in a creative way. Enjoy!

Suncatcher Crafts Kids Can Make with Colored Tissue Paper

Suncatcher Crafts with Tissue Paper

Colored tissue paper is translucent and can be used with contact paper or wax paper to create a beautiful stained glass effect.

Suncatcher Crafts Kids Can Make with Flowers and Leaves

Flower and Leaf Suncatchers

Flower petals and leaves are gorgeous when held up to the light. You can use them to create temporary seasonal suncatchers.

Nature Suncatcher Crafts Kids Can Make

More Nature Suncatchers Kids Can Make

Suncatcher Crafts Kids Can Make with Melted Crayon

Stained Glass with Crayons (on Paper)

Who knew crayons would create such great stained-glass effects?!

Melted Crayon Stained Glass Art with Kids

Using Wax Paper for Melted Crayon Stained Glass 

7 Ways to Make Melted Bead Suncatchers

Melted Bead Suncatchers

Melt plastic pony beads to create durable suncatchers, ornaments, and gifts.

Suncatcher Crafts Kids Can Make with Contact Paper

Suncatchers with Contact Paper

Sticky and transparent, contact paper makes it easy to turn anything from ribbons and lace to index dividers into suncatchers.

Want more stained glass ideas and suncatchers kids can makeClick to see The Artful Parent archive for the entire category!

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Suncatcher Crafts for Kids - 50+ Suncatchers and Stained Glass Activities Kids Can Make
Suncatcher Crafts Kids Can Make


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