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21 Super Easy Snowman Crafts for Kids

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Winter is here, and whether you get snow days where you live or not, the cooler weather definitely means you’ll be spending more time indoors. Keep the kids entertained with one of these adorable snowman crafts!

You’ll find snowmen made of all sorts of materials like socks, felt, paper cups, bowls, and more. We have snowman-themed projects for kids of all ages, and with 21+ to choose from, you have plenty of variety to keep you busy all winter long.

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Snowman Crafts Supplies

Before jumping into the crafts, let’s review some basic materials you will need for your cute snowman crafts. Most of these items can be found in your home or at a local craft store. Pick and choose what supplies you use for which projects. Most importantly, have fun!

21 Easy Snowman Crafts

These are great snowman crafts for toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners to make during the winter season. From paper plate snowmen to cotton ball snowmen, there is a wide variety of fun and creative snowman crafts for kids.

Let’s get started! Enjoy these 21 super easy snowman crafts for kids!

1. Sock Snowman

Nothing could be cuter than this adorable snowman made out of a sock! It’s a fun craft for adults to join in with the kids. You could use some of your scrap crafting materials to make it.

diy sock snowman

By Kidz Craft Corner

2. Printable Snowman Craft

Looking for a no-fuss craft to set up for your kids or students in a flash? This printable snowman is easy as pie and super cute. They’ll look great in your windows or on your bulletin boards.

printable snowman craft

By Simple Mom Project

3. Paper Cup Snowman

The kids will be delighted with this charming paper cup snowman with a light-up nose. Add him to your Christmas decor, or just put him on display to brighten up a dreary winter day.

paper cup snowman

By Non-Toy Gifts

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4. Snowman Photo Craft

Make a fun winter keepsake with the kids using this snowman photo craft template. Just cut out the pieces, add your child’s picture, and your personalized snowmen are ready to display.

snowman photo craft

By Simple Everyday Mom

5. Snowman Handprint

Speaking of keepsakes, some of my personal favorites are my kids’ handprints. This handprint snowman is an adorable option for winter. Each finger can represent a different member of the family.

snowman handprint

By The Best Ideas for Kids

6. Cotton Ball Stamped Snowman

Odds are you made a snowman like this when you were a kid. Using paint and cotton balls to stamp out a snowman is a classic craft that never gets old. It’s perfect for toddlers and preschoolers.

cotton ball stamped snowman

By Our Kid Things

7. Snowman Picture Frame

Do you want to build a snowman frame? It’ll make your winter pictures look so cute!

snowman frame

By Amy Latta Creations

8. Felt Snowman Activity

Cut up some pieces of felt to make snowman accessories for your toddler to play with. Little ones will have so much mixing up and rearranging the pieces to create a colorful snowman. Plus, you don’t have to worry about paint, glue, or anything sticky — just good ol’ felt.

felt snowman activity

By My Bored Toddler

9. Paper Bowl Snowman Craft

You’ve probably got some paper bowls stashed away in a cabinet somewhere. Turn a couple into cute little snowmen you can hang on the wall to add some cheer to your room. To finish this cute craft, you’ll need craft foam sheets, googly eyes, pipe cleaners, and pom poms.

paper bowl snowmen

By Kids’ Craft Room

10. Snowman Windsock

I love a good toilet paper roll craft, especially when it’s as adorable as this snowman windsock. Hang it near a window for your neighbors to see or from a chandelier for some winter whimsy throughout your home.

snowman windsock

By Easy Peasy and Fun

Fun Snowman Craft Ideas

11. Felt Snowman

Does your child like to sew or want to learn how? Try this felt snowman. It’s a sweet beginner project that’s perfect for elementary ages and up. Turn it into an ornament for the Christmas tree!

Related: 20 Handmade Christmas Ornament Ideas

felt snowman

By Artsy Craftsy Mom

12. Melting Snowman Craft

Usually, it’s not fun when a snowman melts. But this melting snowman craft is an exception. To make this, you’ll need some felt, pom poms, buttons, ribbon, googly eyes, and small twigs gathered from the backyard.

melting snowman craft

By Messy Little Monster

13. Q-Tip Painted Snowman

Practice fine motor skills by using q-tips to dab paint on the page using this handy snowman template. The result is an adorable dot-painted snowman that’s a great jumping-off point for discussing pointillism.

q-tip painted snowman

By Crafts on Sea

14. Paper Plate Snowman

If you’re not afraid of glitter, try this sparkly paper plate snowman. Just add buttons and puffy paint to finish his silly little face.

If you like crafting with paper plates, be sure to check out how to make this paper plate Owl and paper plate Turkey!

paper plate snowman

By Easy Peasy and Fun

15. Egg Carton Snowman

Saving egg cartons isn’t just for folks who raise chickens. Those cardboard egg cartons are great for crafting, too. Look at this delightful snowman decked out in a cloth scarf with a pipe cleaner and pom pom earmuffs. Too cute!

egg carton snowman

By Simple Everyday Mom

16. Snowman Candy Bars

Give the gift of something sweet this winter. These snowman candy bars are easy for kids of all ages to put together and make wonderful gifts for Christmas, winter birthdays, or Valentine’s Day.

snowman candy bars

By The Gracious Wife

17. Snowman Lantern

Light up the night with a magical snowman lantern made with a mason jar, tissue paper, construction paper, and mod podge. Keep things safe with a battery-operated votive candle inside the jar.

snowman lantern

By Family Focus Blog

18. Paint Stick Snowman

You’ve probably seen craft stick snowmen, but have you thought of trying it out on a large scale? These paint-stick snowmen make wonderful yard decorations during the Christmas season. They can also be used as garden markers in your flower pots.

paint stick snowman

By Crafts by Amanda

19. Snowman Paper Plate Mask

Make a cute photo prop for a winter party using this snowman paper plate mask tutorial. It’ll make for adorable holiday photos for kids of all ages and is a great way to use up some of your spare paper plates.

snowman paper plate mask

By Meaningful Mama

20. Snowman Mason Jar

This idea is similar to the lantern above, but you can turn this snowman jar into a piggy bank, a pencil holder, or a holder for your makeup brushes. There are so many uses for this festive DIY decor.

snowman mason jar

By Fun Money Mom

21. Craft Stick Snowman Ornament

Group several craft sticks together and paint them white to make some craft stick snowmen for your Christmas tree. You can also use them as gift tie-ons to make your gifts extra special this year.

craft stick snowman ornament

By Arty Crafty Kids

Snowman Crafts for Kids -Summary

We hope you’ve enjoyed this roundup of cute snowmen crafts for kids of all ages. Which one is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below!

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