Find 20 snowman craft ideas and activities for kids, including tons of arts & crafts, DIY decor, hands-on learning, and other ideas for winter.
It doesn’t matter if it’s snowing in your area or not, children will still get to have a blast making snowmen with these 20 snowman craft ideas. Snowmen are one of my favorite winter icons. Those big smiles and bright orange carrot noses make me so happy. So what better than to spread some of that snow-fueled happiness with kids!
20 Snowman Craft Ideas
1 – Proud to Be Primary – Snowman Directed Drawing Art Activity
Personalized snowmen help your child stretch their imagination – look at the cute possibilities with this directed drawing.
2 – A Little Pinch of Perfect – Cotton Ball Snowman Craft
Break out the cotton ball! These fluffy balls are the perfect supply to make these awesome snowmen pictures.
3 – Kids Craft Room – Melting Snowman Blow Painting
Kids love to paint – but you’ll make their day as you show them how much fun they can have altering their painting with just a straw and their breath.
4 – Fun at Home With Kids – Foaming Dough Snowman
It’s essential to get your child involved in science – take this foaming dough snowman, for example. They’ll have a blast as they watch him change depending on what they do to him.
5 – I Heart Crafty Things – Alphabet Snowman Match – Capital and Lowercase Letters
These snowmen mats have letters all over them. Your child matches their letter labeled pieces to the letters on the snowman. This is a great way to make letter identification fun.
6 – Glued to My Crafts Blog – Snowman Busy Bag Tin
If you’re looking for a fun activity to keep little hands busy – this magnetic snowman building activity is just for them.
7 – Rainy Day Mum – Snowman Math counting
It’s time for some math matching! This is a great visual activity for children to learn their numbers. Help them count out how many snowmen belong on each snowflake card.
8 – Toddler Approved – Build a Snowman Dice Game
Everyone gets the pieces to make a snowman, by taking turns to roll the dice, see who makes the complete snowman first.
9 – Craftaholics Anonymous – DIY Snowman Bowling Game
At first glance, you’d think this multi-piece snowman is just a cute decoration, but in reality, it’s an awesome game! Your children will have a blast bowling over this boxy snowman.
10 – Juggling Act Mama – Snowman Waffle Printing
Who knew waffles made cool stamps? This is a fun opportunity for your kids to play with their food.
11 – It’s Always Autumn – Simple Foam Plate Snowman
Foam plates are absolutely perfect for making this simple snowman craft.
12 – Kids Activities Blog – Puffy Snowman Painting
Painting is a load of fun, but it’s even better when it’s puffy paint. Kids won’t be able to make enough snowmen with this activity.
13 – Pre-K Pages – Snowman Listening Game
Working on listening skills is something that will help your child throughout their life. Make practicing listening fun with this snowman game.
14 – Craftulate – Snowman Suncatcher
Not all snowmen have to be cold and made of snow. A snowman suncatcher lets you enjoy the frosty friend even when it’s sunny out.
15 – Molly Moo Crafts – Papier Mache Snowman
This papier mache craft proves that anything can be made into a super cool snowman.
16 – Glued to My Crafts Blog – Stained Glass Snowmen Printable
Using contact paper and squares of colored tissue paper, your child can great some beautiful stained glass inspired snowmen.
17 – Toddler Approved – Snowman Toss Game
This is one of the few times you should ease up on the ‘no throwing in the house’ rule. Hang up this hollow snowman and with paper ‘snow balls’, start tossing them through his middle!
18 – Fun at Home With Kids – Demolish the Snowman – Messy Christmas Sensory Play
Messy play is always a fun sensory activity. Make a snowman and let those little fingers start demolishing it.
19 – I Heart Crafty Things – Snowman Stick Puppet
It only takes a few craft supplies to put together these neat snowmen stick puppets!
20 – Kids Craft Room – Snowman Luminaries Craft
Craft projects are fun to do with kids, but making projects that can be used is even more impressive. This snowman luminary lights right up with the help of a flame-less tea light candle.
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