Drawing & colouring · Fine motor skills

10 cool drawing ideas for kids

There are so many different ways for your kids to be creative with their drawing – from oversized art to turning scribbles into pictures to drawing shadows to making picture chains to creating mix and match flip books!

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Photo credits: Art for kids and robots, Fireflies and mud pies, Picklebums, The craft train, I heart crafty things

Here are 10 of our favourite drawing ideas for kids:

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Giant kid size spirograph drawings from hello, Wonderful

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This would make a fun play date or party activity!

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Simon says Draw! from The artful parent

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A fun, interactive drawing activity for kids and families!

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Surprise ferocious beings from Art for kids and robots

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Turn your art into a fun, scary surprise!

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Body tracing from Tinkerlab

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Kids will love the large scale of their very own self-portrait!

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Scribble art from Fireflies and mud pies

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A great boredom-busting activity that is creative at the same time!

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Toilet roll scribblers from The craft train

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Let your kids experiment with different patterns and colour combinations!

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Design a dream pet from Mum in the madhouse

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A simple drawing prompt that will spark their imagination!

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Shadow drawing from Rookie parenting

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Drawing with light and shadow is an easy, fun activity for little kids!

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More than just paper dolls from Picklebums

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There are so many fun ideas for these simple paper cutout chains!

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DIY funny face flip book from I heart crafty things

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Combine different facial features together to make silly faces!

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What is your kids’ favourite way to draw?

We would love to see their artwork – just post to Facebook or Instagram with #littlegreencrafters 🙂

We have heaps more fun drawing activity ideas on our Pinterest page here.

You might also like our previous post about Eco friendly kids art supplies.

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