If you are looking for a fun and affordable way to allow your children artistic expression, these Sharpie art crafts for kids are for you! Sharpies are better than regular markers thanks to their ink flow, and because they are permanent markers, you can use them in many more ways.
It used to be that Sharpies only came in basic colors such as red, green, blue, and black, but now there are around 68 different beautiful colors to choose from! There are so many amazing things you can create with Sharpies from the comfort of your own home, and we’re excited to share our favorite Sharpie art crafts for kids below.
8 Sharpie Art Crafts for Kids in Preschool
Get ready to have a blast creating all sorts of Sharpie art crafts for kids in preschool. They are going to have a great time—and you will too! A word to the wise—keep a close eye on your little one while they use Sharpies. As you can imagine, the marker can end up in places it shouldn’t be without adult supervision—and they are notoriously hard to get out, too.
Sharpie Art Coasters | Paging Fun Mums
Your preschoolers can go wild making these amazing coasters. Each set can be completely different and stylish. All you need are some white ceramic tiles, rubbing alcohol, clear finish spray, and, of course, some Sharpie pens.
Leaf Decorating | Craft Whack
This project is art and an adventure all rolled into one. First, you and your preschooler can go out collecting leaves, and then go home and decorate them together!
Sharpie Planter | Brepurposed
You don’t have to have a lot of artistic talent to enjoy painting these Sharpie planters. Your child will have the freedom to make all sorts of gorgeous designs and patterns. This is one of my favorite Sharpie art crafts for kids because it gives children an opportunity to really express themselves.
DIY Sharpie Butterflies | Kids Activities
You can make these fantastic DIY Sharpie butterflies with coffee filters! How wonderful is that? There are endless color combinations and patterns you and your kids can create with this project as well.
Melted Bottle Jewelry | Picklebums
Your child will be intrigued by the science behind these mettled bottle jewelry necklaces. Plus, your kiddo is going to love wearing their new jewelry and showing it off to others.
Shower Curtain Village Play Mat | Filth Wizardry
Not only will this project be an excellent way for your kids to relieve stress, but it also creates a fun playmat where they can let their imagination go wild and spend hours upon hours playing.
Hand Drawn Gift Wrap | Mini Eco
Who wouldn’t love to receive a gift that is wrapped in homemade paper? You just need some brown craft paper and Sharpie markers for this idea. Use it for the next holiday or birthday celebration in your calendar.
Watercolor Pillows | Brit + Co
These decorated watercolor pillows are another one of my favorite Sharpie art crafts for kids because they can save them for a long time. You can help your child pick out the right colors to ensure it fits in with their room decor, and these make a great keepsake.
8 Sharpie Art Crafts for Kids in Kindergarten
Whether you are making crafts with your own kids or you are a kindergarten teacher, these ideas are wonderful! Snag those craft supplies and get busy making art with the little ones in your life.
Sharpie Rock | Creative In Chicago
Rocks are always fun to decorate, no matter how old you get. Kindergarteners are old enough that they can work carefully on their rocks to practice their fine motor skills.
Tie-Dye Bookmarks | Happy Hooligans
Kindergarteners are fascinated with books, and these DIY bookmarks will make reading even more fun!
Stained Glass Heart Suncatcher | Adventure In A Box
These are stunning stained glass heart suncatchers. All you need to make this fun project is black glue (which you make from Elmer’s Glue and black paint), clear plastic, Sharpie markers, and the template from the blog post. So easy and fun!
Stained Glass Jar | Happy Hooligans
Your kindergartener will love making this stained glass jar project. They can use it to hold their markers, as a vase, or wrap it up as a gift to someone they love.
DIY Silhouette Christmas Ornament | Buggy And Buddy
If you are looking for a project to fine-tune your child’s coloring and fine motor skills, this is a great craft to try!
Mermaid Hair Tote | The Craft Patch
This tote is such a blast to make, and your kindergartener can carry all of their dolls or action figures in it. This is one of my favorite Sharpie art crafts for kids—it’s too cute!
DIY Sharpie Bowls | A Piece Of Rainbow
Your kindergartener is going to love this Sharpie art project. They can get wild and decorate like crazy, and you can use it as a bowl or planter.
Tie-Dye With Sharpie On Seashells | Color Made Happy
Even adults will love these cute tie-dye seashells. They are so much fun to make and look fabulous when they are finished. Snag some seashells here.
9 Sharpie Art Crafts for Kids in Elementary School
Elementary kids love making crafts and using their imaginations. So many of these Sharpie art crafts for kids can allow them artistic license to really showcase their personalities while also having fun.
Sharpie Flower Pot Craft | DIY Candy
These stunning flower pots are perfect for elementary-aged kids. They are easy to make, and can each be personalized. Plus, they are wonderful gift ideas too.
Doodle Easter Egg | Alisa Burke
Instead of coloring eggs by dipping them in dye, this sharpie art craft for kids is much more detailed! They can draw all kinds of fun shapes and pictures on the eggs.
Shirt Dying | Genuine Mudpie
This is one of my favorite Sharpie art crafts for kids because they can incorporate some of their personality into their wearable art. Plus, coloring with Sharpies is so relaxing.
Foil And Sharpie Name Drawing | Make It….A Wonderful Life
Foil, wood, and a Sharpie are all that is needed to complete this stunning stained glass name drawing. It’s such a blast to make something that has your name on it too, especially for those kids (like me) who can never find anything with their name on it!
DIY Kids Sharpie Art On A Plate | Hello, Wonderful
How fun would it be to have an entire set of plates decorated by your kids? I love this idea and they would also be wonderful to give away to teachers, friends or grandparents during the holidays.
DIY Pattern Photo Mats | Make And Tell
You can’t go wrong with any of these Sharpie art crafts for kids, but this one is especially awesome. Grab some photo frames with mats and Sharpies and get to work!
How To Decorate A Coffee Mug | Crafts & DIY
While your kids may not drink coffee (lol), I’m sure they love a cup of hot cocoa every once in a while. :) These mugs are fantastic!
Which one of these super fun Sharpie art crafts for kids are you most excited to re-create with your little one? Whatever you do, I have no doubt it will be creative and colorful.
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