Prepare for the holy day with these creative ideas.
This year, in addition to making some of your favorite traditional Easter crafts, you can also recognize the meaning behind the holiday by making some beautiful, religious Easter crafts. These ideas are great ways to get your kids engaged in a creative project that you can also use as a teaching tool for your faith. Plus, all of these creations can double as DIY Easter decorations so your kids can proudly display their works of art when guests come over for Easter dinner. Many of these ideas touch on common themes, such as the crafts that explore the resurrection, like the magic watercolor art project of Jesus rising from the tomb. Others take Easter egg decorating to the next level, such as the countdown calendar made out of eggs with Easter Bible verses in them or the resurrection eggs that tell the story of Easter. Several crafts allow your kids to create beautiful crosses, like the rainbow cross art or the cross made out of colorful fingerprints. Each ideas lets your kids stretch their creative muscles while making something meaningful. Look through this list and see what DIY religious Easter crafts your kids will get excited about. (Don't have all the materials? These are several shoppable craft options included too!)