Rainbow art and crafts are a great way for kids to learn about colour recognition and colour mixing, as well as the weather.
There are so many fun ways to create rainbows – with hand prints, paint, paper plates, shaving cream, tissue paper, wool/yarn and more!
Here are some of our favourite rainbow art and craft activity ideas for kids.
Paper plate crafts
Rainbow wind catchers from A pretty cool life – with paint and tissue paper
Easy paper plate sunshine/rainbow craft from Daisy Cottage Designs – with paint and wool/yarn
Paper plate rainbow craft from The resourceful Mama – with tissue paper
Paper plate and wool/yarn art
Paper plate rainbow yarn art from I heart crafty things
Rainbow paper plate weaving craft from Pink stripey socks
DIY paper plate loom: rainbow yarn art from Sugar, spice and glitter
Rainbow sponge painting from Hands on as we grow
Straw blowing rainbow art from Arty crafty kids
Rainbow color mix marble painting from Kids craft room
Rainbow string painting from Twitchetts
Black glue and salt watercolor rainbow from Mess for less
Hand print art
Rainbow art handprint wreath from Nurture Store
Paper roll rainbow butterfly craft from Non toy gifts
Rainbow shaving cream marbled art from hello, Wonderful
Walking rainbow from Steam powered family
Tissue paper art
Bleeding tissue paper canvas art from Mum in the madhouse
Rainbow heart suncatchers from Fireflies and mud pies
Tissue paper rainbow fish from Arty crafty kids
Rainbow yarn art from Rhythms of play
Rainbow yarn wrapping from What can we do with paper and glue?
What is your kids’ favourite way to create rainbows?
We would love to see their colourful creations – just post pics to Facebook or Instagram with #littlegreencrafters. 🙂
You can find heaps more fun rainbow art and craft ideas on our Pinterest page here.
You might also be interested in our recent post about Paper plate crafts here..