Mermaids are both mysterious and beautiful! Whether your child is a mermaid lover, or you can’t help but daydream of having your own set of fins, these 20+ mermaid craft ideas are the perfect DIY to do with the mermaid enthusiast in your life.
The legends of these half-person half-fish creatures have been around for ages, and while you won’t see a real-life mermaid on your next trip to the beach, you can capture all of the magic and beauty of them with these fun DIY projects! Here are 20 perfect mermaid DIYs to do with your kids to bring some mermaid magic into your home this summer.
My daughter has a fascination with just about all things mermaids. There is just something fun, sparkly, and mysterious about a mermaid. And since she has been really into making crafts or getting crafty with her momma I thought it would be fun to find some really unique crafts for her to make and do.
And I’m sharing the list of craft ideas with you.
20 Mermaid Crafts You Can Make
This Mermaid bookmark is absolutely adorable, and being a teacher, I love how this encourages an excitement to read a good book.
- Photo Mermaid Craft
- Mermaid Tail Suncatcher
- Rocking Paper Plate Mermaid
- Toilet Paper Tube Mermaid Craft
- Doll Pin Mermaid Craft
- Under the Sea Mermaid Wand
- Paper Mermaid Craft
- Cardboard Tube Mermaids
- Mermaid Paper Bag Puppet
- Cardboard Roll Mermaids Craft
- Mermaid DIY School Supplies
- Mermaid Suncatcher
- Clothespin Mermaid Craft
- Printable Mermaid Posters
These posters are amazing because you can color them with your little one.
- Mermaid Printable Water Painting Craft
- Mermaid Art
- Mermaid Bookmarks
- Mermaid Tail Crayons
- DIY Mermaid Shoebox Puppet Theatre
Which one is your favorite?
Let me if you create any of these and tag me on Instagram @CraftyLifeMom. I’d love to see your project. Or post in the Crafty Life Mom Community group on Facebook.
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