25 Astonishingly-Easy Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids to Make Turkey Day Full of Fun

Choose easy Thanksgiving crafts for kids to keep them occupied ahead of Turkey Day dinner. Whether you opt to make one of the top projects before Thanksgiving Day or leave a few project essentials at your kid’s table, you can never go wrong with these easy Thanksgiving crafts for kids.

But what do hot glue guns, pony beads, and sequins have to do with Turkey Day, anyway? Well, each of these easy Thanksgiving crafts for kids and projects is themed in synchronization with the holiday, for starters.

Easy Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids to Encourage Them to Slow Down and Craft

You can motivate your kids to take up the classic painted rocks and leaves the Thanksgiving table project. Help them find the best pebbles, leaves, and rocks from the garden for a colorful and cute craft. The Thanksgiving Turkey place card holder crafts are easy to make and are one of the ideal décor pieces to adorn your kid’s desk.

Your Turkeys need not necessarily be beige or brown, you can take help from acrylic craft paints to make them colorful and lively. If your child happens to be a bookworm, you can help them create a fall bookmark. The cute little bookmarks would build their interest in taking up new books every week to read.

What Thanksgiving Crafts Can You Make with Your Kids?

  • Go for corn husk painting, as it is impossible to mess up this project. You can turn the dried and dull corn husks look dashing, with few strokes of acrylic paint.
  • Make your kids feel they are precious and special with Turkey crowns. To keep the crowns from becoming sturdy, you can paint them onto cardstock.
  • If you have a daughter who loves sporting accessories, you can assist her in making a special gratitude bracelet. Imprint the beads with precious words like ‘forever blessed’ and ‘loved’ to give a meaningful twist to the bracelets.

Help your children take a pause and reflect on the meaning of the holiday with one of these easy Thanksgiving crafts for kids. Check out a dozen more ideas on the same in the gallery below.

Bubble Wrap Printed Turkey Craft – Get Steps At Craftymorning

Cardboard Thankful Turkey – Get Steps At Adabofgluewilldo

Cardboard Thankful Turkey

DIY Color Wrapped Wheat – Get Steps At Inspiredbycharm

DIY Color Wrapped Wheat

DIY Leaf Catcher – Get Steps At Handmadecharlotte

DIY Leaf Catcher

DIY Thanksgiving Card with Reveal Wheel Color Changing Leaf – Get Steps At Itsmejd

DIY Thanksgiving Card with Reveal Wheel Color Changing Leaf

DIY Thanksgiving Crafts with Mason Jar – Get Steps At Thecountrychiccottage

DIY Thanksgiving Crafts With Mason Jar

Eclectic Fall Mantel – Get Steps At Thefrugalhomemaker

Eclectic Fall Mantel

Fall Candle Centerpiece Craft – Get Steps At Thatswhatchesaid

Fall Candle Centerpiece Craft

Fall Fingerprint Tree – Get Steps At Littlepageturners

Fall Fingerprint Tree

Fall Flower Wreath For Table Decor – Get Steps At Kikicomin

Fall Flower Wreath For Table Decor

Fall Inspired Mason Jars – Get Steps At Hatchandhaven

Fall Inspired Mason Jars

Front Door Welcome Sign – Get Steps At Craftsbycourtney

Front Door Welcome Sign

Gobble Gobble Globes – Get Steps At Ilovetocreate

Gobble Gobble Globes

Grateful Pocket Banner – Get Steps At Yesterdayontuesday

Grateful Pocket Banner

Hanging Planter Welcome Sign – Get Steps At Decorandthedog

Hanging Planter Welcome Sign

Melted Crayon Pumpkin Craft – Get Steps At Dreamalittlebigger

Melted Crayon Pumpkin Craft

Paper Leaf Table Runner – Get Steps At Momtastic

Paper Leaf Table Runner

Paper Quilled Turkey Craft – Get Steps At Artsycraftsymom

Paper Quilled Turkey Craft

Pilgrim Cupholders – Get Steps At Lilluna

Pilgrim Cupholders

Pinecone Turkeys – Get Steps At Apumpkinandaprincess

Pinecone Turkeys

Thanksgiving Handprint Tree Craft – Get Steps At Craftsbyamanda

Thanksgiving Handprint Tree Craft

Thanksgiving Kids Crafts Turkey Puppet – Get Steps At Dreamalittlebigger

Thanksgiving Kids Crafts Turkey Puppet

Thanksgiving Turkey Place Holder Craft For Kids – Get Steps At Lollyjane

Thanksgiving Turkey Place Holder Craft For Kids

Turkey Leaf Lanterns – Get Steps At Rhythmsofplay

Turkey Leaf Lanterns

Velvet Pumpkins – Get Steps At Liagriffith

Velvet Pumpkins