Winter season brings joy and fun, especially for children who love to build snowmen. Here is a list of snowman crafts that kids can enjoy doing when stuck indoors or if they don’t have access to snow!
In many places, the winter season means snow, and snow means snowmen! Building a snowman is a fun activity that kids love — especially on a snow day. However, since not everyone lives in an area that consistently gets snow each winter, creating snowman crafts can be the perfect alternative.
Crafting snowmen not only allows kids to express their creativity but also provides an opportunity for them to improve their fine motor skills. Plus, it’s a great way to spend quality time with family and friends during the holidays.
Parents: Don’t feel left out! Here are some great Snowman Crafts for Adults!
I’ve gathered over 30 of the best snowman crafts for kids. From ornaments to art, these crafts will keep kids entertained and engaged while also giving them a sense of accomplishment.
These snowman crafts can be made with easily accessible materials and are perfect for kids of all ages. So, let’s check them out.
So you want to build a snowman but don't have snow? Make one of these snowman crafts for kids!
Toilet Paper Roll Snowman
Create a fun stamp from a toilet paper tube to make this snowman. I love the fun texture this stamp creates!
Wood Bead Snowman Ornament
Learn how to make a wood bead snowman ornament for your Christmas tree using simple craft supplies! Easy for both adults and kids.
Popsicle Stick Snowman Ornament
I think my favorite thing about these frosty fellas is their washi tape scarves! These snowmen ornaments are perfect for hanging on the tree, fridge, or even to give as a gift.
Egg Carton Snowman
Younger kids will love making their own cute snowmen using an egg carton! When you cut three sections out, it is just screaming to be a snowman, isn't it?
Learn how to make a paper snowman wreath in just a few easy steps! This is simple enough for kids, but adults will also enjoy this winter activity.
Learn how to make your own puffy paint and this fun melting snowman craft! I love that this puffy paint stays so puffy when it dries.
Clay Pot Snowman
Grab some Dollar Tree clay pots and other supplies to make these adorable snow cuties! These would make fun place cards for Christmas dinner or ornament to hang on the tree!
You'll use 3 white paper rolls for the body and 1 black paper roll for the hat. Kids can have fun with the background and hat colors!
Snowman Hat Ornament
Kids of all ages will enjoy making this snowman hat ornament for Christmas. Such a cute and easy popsicle stick craft idea for the holidays!
Marshmallow Snowman Winter Craft For Kids
Munch on marshmallows and create some art at the same time! This is a fun (and sweet) winter craft for kids.
Torn Paper Snowman
Kids always have fun with torn paper crafts! Check out how easy it is to make your own torn paper snowman at home.
Now you can literally build a snowman anywhere! You just need LEGOs. This has easy to follow directions.
3D Paper Snowman
You and your kids can make different size snowmen and use these as a fun winter centerpiece! They'll love seeing their work on display.
Snowman Mason Jar
Make a snowman mason jar for Christmas gifting or winter decorating! This is fun holiday project that is perfect for beginners.
Toilet Paper Snowman
You can't have a complete kid's craft list without one made from a toilet paper tube! Look how adorable this guy is...
Snow Tubing Snowman
Okay, I think this is my favorite snowman craft! You can tell these snowmen are having the time of their lives snow tubing.
Making Snowmen… Inside!
Did you know you could build a snowman indoors? Yep, just combine cornstarch and shaving cream to make your own snow. Kids will love mixing and playing with this snow.
Bubble Wrap Snowman
This toddler-friendly craft is super fun! Bonus? You probably already have all of the materials handy!
Resist Art Snowman
This is a simple winter art craft that uses an easy painting technique — resist art. You can easily adapt this technique depending on what materials you have at home.
Craft Stick Snowman
Here is another craft stick snowman. This one has a fun spiral pipe cleaner hat! It is a really cute craft kids can make this winter and looks lovely hanging from the Christmas tree.
Paper Plate Snowman Scene
Download the free template provided on this site, or create your own wintery scene! Have fun with the colors you use for the accessories and surroundings.
Olaf Sock Snowman
Turn an old sock into a happy stuffed snowman – it’s Olaf! This project is perfect for Frozen-themed kids' parties because each guest can make their own. There's also a template for the felt pieces.
Agnes has so many ideas for how you can use these 3D snowmen once they are made. Why not make one for each family member and hang them from the tree?
Snowman Snow Globe
How cute is this snow globe art? Kids will enjoy creating the snow with Q-Tips!
Paint Stick Snowmen
Turn a used paint stick into a charming snowman ornament or gift topper! Have fun with painting the faces on these cuties.
Winter Suncatcher Snowman
The sun may be out less in the winter, but you can still enjoy a pretty suncatcher! These snowmen will look great in your house.
Paper Plate Snowman
You can't have a list of winter activities for preschoolers without including at least one paper plate craft! This one is creating a snowman.
Felt is always fun to work with. I love this snowman couple made of buttons and placed on felt. Instead of sewing, you could also use tacky glue to attach.
When winter is on its way, it's time to bust out the skis! That's exactly what this downhill snowman decided to do. You can easily make him - plus you probably have most of the items to make it around your house already.
This is an easy craft that the whole family can enjoy. Everyone will end up with their very own snowman mug for winter hot chocolate!
Wood Slice Snowman Ornaments
These wood slice snowman ornaments are made using thumbprints! A great idea for a winter kids' party or classroom activity.
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