Spring generally brings showers which can also lead to rainbows. The crafts below could be made in a traditional rainbow colour scheme or endless options to fit any rooms décor. Whether you are looking for a craft to do with your kids or a fun project to freshen up your child’s bedroom or play space these are 5 options to try.
Coffee Filter Watercolour Rainbow from Our Kid Things
This would be a great option for younger kids. This could be made with Sharpies or paint depending on your preference.
- Watercolour Paints
- Paintbrush and cup of water
- Plastic Tablecloth
- White Coffee Filters
- Puffy Cotton Balls (optional)
- Glue (optional)
Image from Free Kids Crafts
Rainy Day Rainbow Craft from Free Kids Crafts
This would also be a great option for younger kids. This would be a relatively inexpensive craft to make with all the items being easily found at your local dollar store.
- Paper Plates
- Fabric Markers
- Pom Poms
- Felt (optional)
- Yarn (optional)
Image from Sweet Red Poppy
Rainbow Garland from Sweet Red Poppy
This calls for a pom pom maker that can be found at your local craft store. If you wanted to skip this step it would just mean your garland wouldn’t feature the lowest string featured in the picture above.
- Rainbow Variety of Yarn
- Pom Pom Maker
- Felt Balls
Rainbow Macramé Wall Hanging from The Craft Patch
This is the perfect craft for the non-crafter. It can be made with endless colour options and really can look store bought. The website also offers a paper flower piece to make to hang above.
- Wooden Dowel
- Twine or String
- Paper Flowers (optional) *instructions in link
Image from At Home With Ashley
Rainbow Wall Art from At Home With Ashley
This craft wouldn’t be overly difficult but would be time consuming. The finished product could be propped up to sit on a bookshelf or hung from the wall.
- Twisted Nylon
- Polyester Rope
- 7 Skeins of Yarn (any colour)
- Floral Wire
- Fabric Scissors
- Hot Glue Gun
- Painter’s Tape
- Scotch Tape
Let me know in the comments which rainbow you tried making.