4th of July Crafts for Preschoolers

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Summer is in full swing and we will be celebrating Independence Day in no time! These fun and festive 4th of July crafts for preschoolers are perfect for the whole family. Grab your supplies and your little ones and get started.

Kids 4th of July Crafts

Get your red, white, and blue on while making these 4th of July crafts for kids with your little ones. Combine the American flag crafts kids can make with the messy fun of the 4th of July crafts for preschoolers to make a beautiful patriotic tabletop setting or home decor set.

4th of July Crafts for Preschoolers

You won’t mind displaying these three 4th of July crafts for preschoolers as home decor, and your little ones will be so proud that you did!

Kids 4th of July Crafts Supplies

Mason jars
Red, white, and blue acrylic paint
Paint brush or sponge
Painters tape
Canvases
Stencils

Get your red, white, and blue on while making these 4th of July crafts for kids with your little ones.

Mason Jar Table Décor 

Directions:

Step 1: Choose three mason jars to create a festive center piece. I suggest a small, medium, and large jar.

Step 2: Use painters tape to create stripes or a pattern of your choice on the jar.

Step 3: Paint the clear spaces of the jar. Use red, white, or blue paint to create a 4th of July theme

Get your red, white, and blue on while making these 4th of July crafts for kids with your little ones.

Step 4: Using the sponge, fully cover the remaining jars in a solid color, one blue and one white.

Step 5: Use a star stencil to add stars to the solid jars for a more patriotic feel.

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Get your red, white, and blue on while making these 4th of July crafts for kids with your little ones.

Step 5: Stage your mason jars. Add flowers, tea lights, or ribbon to pull the look together!

Get your red, white, and blue on while making these 4th of July crafts for kids with your little ones.

American Flag Crafts Kids can Paint!

Step 1: Choose two canvases of the same size.

Step 2: Paint one canvas solid blue and use painters tape to create stripes on the other flag.

Step 3: Paint the white spaces on the striped canvas with red paint.

Get your red, white, and blue on while making these 4th of July crafts for kids with your little ones.

Step 4: Use stencils or free hand paint stars onto the blue canvas. The sponge brush works perfectly for this portion of the project.

Get your red, white, and blue on while making these 4th of July crafts for kids with your little ones.

Step 5: Peel off tape and remove stencil to reveal your patriotic canvas!

Get your red, white, and blue on while making these 4th of July crafts for kids with your little ones.

Patriotic Hand Print Star

Kids’ 4th of July crafts might need to be a little messy to be fun. Ditch the brush on this preschool 4th of July craft and let your little one use her hands instead!

Step 1: Paint a square canvas blue and secure a star stencil to the canvas using painters tape

Get your red, white, and blue on while making these 4th of July crafts for kids with your little ones. Three art projects combine to create beautiful 4th of July decor that children will be proud to see you display.

Step 2: Paint your child’s hands and press them inside the star shape. If you are creating the star without a child or want less mess, simply use sponges to sponge paint onto the star

Get your red, white, and blue on while making these 4th of July crafts for kids with your little ones.

Step 3: Remove your stencil and enjoy your artwork!

Feel patriotic while making these 4th of July crafts for preschoolers. Combine these American flag crafts kids can make to create a tabletop setting!

I just love these simple 4th of July crafts for preschoolers because they are so fun and perfect for families. Use your new patriotic décor to decorate your home or for your Independence Day celebrations. Your children will be so proud to see their work on display! Combine any of these projects and create a beautifully festive centerpiece or an art display for your family and friends! Enjoy.

Feel patriotic while making these 4th of July crafts for preschoolers. Combine these American flag crafts kids can make to create a tabletop setting!

If you enjoyed these kids 4th of July crafts, you might want to make some cherry bomb macaroons together too!

If you’re looking for Memorial Day food or 4th of July food, check out these fun patriotic desserts! Coconut Macaroon Cherry Bombs incorporate red, white, and blue in the tastiest of ways.

Rachael Ralph is stay at home mom and photographer living in Northern Alabama. Rachael is passionate about finding ways to make life simple as a young mom of two toddler girls. She loves to find creative and budget conscious ways to make her home beautiful and her family happy. You can also find Rachael sharing images of remarkable people on her Facebook page, Rachael Ralph Photography.