It’s that time of year again… when the words “I’m bored” start being uttered over and over again on those lazy, hot summer afternoons. Just because the kids are heading into their teens doesn’t mean they don’t still need some help brainstorming activity ideas. Today I’m sharing colorful crafts for tweens that are perfect for those long summer days. These DIY projects are easy enough for them to do on their own (perhaps with a bit of adult supervision) while still being complex enough to keep them occupied for hours at a time. Because, while they aren’t teens quite yet, tweens are capable of getting into a bit of trouble if they have too much time on their hands!
Keep reading to check out these ten favorite crafts for tweens that will get their creative juices flowing this summer.
Faith Towers Provencher is a DIY home decor blogger with a passion for all things creative. She shares colorful craft projects and ideas on her blog, Design Fixation,and also posts additional inspiration for her enthusiastic followers on Instagram and Pinterest. When she’s not working, she’s probably exploring new shops and restaurants in Boston with her growing family or walking her mischievous dog Charlie.