Stay Busy With These 7 Fun Crafts To Try At Home

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Stay Busy With These 7 Fun Crafts To Try At Home

Quarantine has many of us feeling more creative than ever. It's time to dive into your craft box and have some fun with it! If you've been stumped on ideas, you've come to the right place.

These DIY crafts are simple, easy, and mainly involve materials you have already at home. Each of them can be achieved alone or with the whole family—that's for you to decide. Your finished pieces of artwork will feel rewarding and give you a sense of accomplishment. Not to mention, time flies when you're having a good time!

By the end of this quarantine, you might even consider yourself to be an artist. Don't be afraid to express yourself with these fun crafts to try at home!

1. Shaving Cream Marbled Paper

via Hip2Save

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This is definitely a favorite quarantine craft, since you probably have all the materials at home anyway. Using nothing but paper, shaving cream, food coloring, wooden skewers (or toothpicks), and a ruler, you can create a beautiful marbled design on paper. The paper can be enjoyed as it is or transformed further into a new craft!

2. Homemade Stress Ball

via The Make Your Own Zone

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Finding yourself in an undue amount of stress due to quarantine? You can make and personalize your very own stress ball with just a few simple steps. All you'll need is an empty water bottle, a balloon, flour, a funnel, yarn, and a sharpie. Before you know it, you'll be squeezing the heck out of these little guys and loving it.

3. DIY Lava Lamp

via S.L. Smith Photography

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This super easy craft idea teaches you to design and create your own lava lamp. With just water, oil, food coloring, and Alka-Seltzer, you can create something special and exciting. This DIY experience is perfect for adults and kids alike.

4. Cherry Blossom Wall Art

via Alpha Mom

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You can't go wrong with such a simple craft that yields amazing results. This process requires items you most likely have in your home, such as a 2-liter soda bottle and paper or a canvas. Just find some paint and you're good to go!

5. Jelly Soap Gummies

via Gluesticks

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These jelly soap gummies are fun to make and function just as well as liquid soap. The only material you might not already have is a soap mold, but the rest of the ingredients are probably in your kitchen or bathroom. You can acquire a cute set of floral soap molds from Michaels.

6. No Sew Fleece Tie Heart Pillows

via Moms & Crafters

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This adorable craft makes the perfect gift for a loved one or to keep for yourself. Besides fleece and polyester filling, you will just need scissors and a marker. The best part? No sewing experience or tools needed!

7. Washable Sharpie Mugs

via Feeling Nifty

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Your morning tea or coffee will never be dull again when you craft these washable mugs. Don't let your dishwasher disappoint you again. The key step is to seal your design with dishwasher safe Mod Podge.

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