The 50 easy and unique crafts for teens and young tweens will keep them busy. They can create these for themselves or sell them.
Since I was a child, I have been creating. You can imagine that I have done all children’s crafts available. When I was 10, I attended a sewing camp. I began knitting at the age of 15. It was an essential part of my childhood.
As I entered my teenage years, I noticed a change in my crafting. I started experimenting and exploring my ideas and stopped following the crafts that my mom or other authority figures would suggest. I suppose I wanted to develop my own “craft dependence?”
Around the same time, my friends and I also started making crafts. Yes, you’re right. . . I met friends who shared my passion for making. They liked to experiment as well.
Only one problem (speed bump?) The only issue (speed bump?) We only sometimes had easy access to cute crafts that teens and tweens would enjoy.
It’s evident that times have changed, and many ideas are available on the Internet. In response, I am happy to compile a list of crafty fun ideas for teens. . . My favorite ideas you’ll love. Maybe you are a teenager yourself. You’ll love these crafts for teens.
Please scroll down to see the projects. All of these projects are great for teens, tweens, and beginners.
If you’re a beginner, jump in! In the comments, let me know which craft ideas for teens were your favorites. Scroll down and enjoy!
Crafts for Teens
Need some craft ideas for older children? Here are 50 awesome crafts! This list will help you find something to do with your kids when they complain about boredom.
Wall Photo Collage for a Budget
Mod Podge and other supplies can be used to create the easiest photo collage! This cute wall art is a great way to save money.
Mod Podge can be used to create a collage! Anyone and personalized can make this magazine.
Make your earrings from clay! This jewelry tutorial is easily adapted to any shape.
Decorate a magazine holder from IKEA
Were you looking for an easy craft? Paint an IKEA magazine stand to decorate or give as a present! Add the Duck Tape of your choice to customize.
This simple tutorial will show you how to create washer necklaces! This is an excellent craft for adults or kids. It’s also inexpensive.
Glass Photo Magnets at a Discount
Even a child can create these photo magnets! Personalize these magnets for fridges and give them as gifts.
Recycled pill organizers for storage
Mod Podge, scrapbooking paper, and pill bottles can be recycled! This is a great way to store small items cutely and inexpensively.
DIY Organizer Bins
Mod Podge is a great way to decorate Dollar Tree organizer bins. This project is a great way to use up small pieces.
DIY Embellished Zippered Pouches
Have you got plain zippered bags that could use a little color? Here’s a way to embellish fabric without sewing. Customizing pouches is an excellent way for teens to express themselves.
Mousepad with Scrapbooking Paper
It’s so easy to make your mouse pad that you won’t believe it! Customizing a DIY mouse pad to your liking is an affordable project.
Decorate Your Notebook Cover
Learn how to embellish your notebook using Mod Podge and a laser-cut overlay. Organize your journal, diary, and calendar inside. This is so cute!
Dry Erase Boards Made from Frames
Easy DIY dry-erase board! This DIY dry-erase board was made using washi tape from a $1 picture frame. This project is easy enough for a novice crafter or a kid.
How to make a DIY Backpack Charm using Duck Tape. This is an easy and fun craft for teens.
Personalized Wooden Keychains
You can make minor personalized wooden keys to attach to your backpack, lunchbox, or keys. These DIY gifts are fantastic!
Flower Pot Craft using Sharpie
Make dots with a sharpie in this flowerpot craft. This is an excellent craft for children, teens, and adults. . . You only need a few basic supplies.
DIY Comic Book Coasters
These DIY comic book Coasters are great for teens looking for something different. You can use materials from your local hardware store.
Book safe to hide your valuables
How to create a DIY book safe using Mod Podge and an old book! This is the perfect way to conceal your valuables.
Cute Concrete Planter
These adorable concrete planters will add a touch of charm to your home or office.
Garden! The molds can be made from recyclable materials, and the concrete mix is
Very cheap to purchase. These planters can be used to change the plants.
Easy Clay Jewelry Dish
You can display your jewelry beautifully in dishes. Make these adorable little jewelry dishes with some clay and gold leaf.
How to make lip gloss
You can make a variety of lip glosses with just a few simple ingredients. This inexpensive and easy craft will protect your lips while adding shine and tint.
Easy Faux Stained Glass
This simple faux stained-glass technique will allow you to create a DIY piece in under 30 minutes! Even a child can make it. Here’s how to do it.
Pom Pom Pillows
These vibrant and fun pom-pom pillows are a great color addition. These pillows are easy to make and can be made in any color combination.