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Kids in the Craft Room: Mess Free Ideas

Our video series Kids in the Craft Room is back today talking about our favorite mess free crafting ideas. If you’re hesitant to craft with your kids because of the messes that could be made, watch today’s video for a few tips and tricks to help keep everything and everyone clean.

Kids and mess tend to follow each other. And that doesn’t stop when it comes to crafting, especially for the little ones. With all of the activities that are on the messier side, like painting, playdough, markers, glue, it’s best to be prepared for what’s to come in the project. Set up your environment ahead of time. Make sure there is a table cloth down or a cover up over the kids clothes. But don’t let the mess stop you from getting crafty.

Here’s a few things we suggest: 

What are the tips and tricks you’ve used to stay mess free while crafting? Or are you a clean freak? Are you hesitant to craft when it comes to paint or drippy glue?


  1. Taping down the newspaper….I can’t believe I never thought of that. I love your videos!

  2. My daughter and I have been watching all your videos. She loves them. Thank you.

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