Fun And Easy St. Patrick’s Day Crafts For Kids

Fun And Festive St. Patty’s Day Crafts And Activities For Children!

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Even if you’re not Irish, March 17th is a super fun holiday that anyone can enjoy and celebrate—especially the kiddos!

When it comes to St. Patrick’s Day, there are a ton of activities that you can do with kids, whether it’s at home or in a classroom setting, and arts and crafts are one of them.

St. Patrick’s Day is all about leprechauns, rainbows, shamrocks and pots of gold—and there are a lot of fun ways to re-create your own versions of these iconic Irish symbols!

Though I love making crafts with my kids, I myself need a little help in the creativity department! And my two go-to places are either Pinterest or YouTube! You can always find the best tutorials when it comes to holiday crafts for kids!

So below, I have put together a round-up of my favorite St. Patty’s Day crafts from YouTube! These videos are fun to watch and the crafts easy to replicate. So enjoy and also give their channels a follow!

Fun Crafts To Entertain Your Kids On St. Patrick’s Day

YouTube | Happy Crafty

Paper Plate Rainbow And Pot Of Gold

YouTube Channel: Happy Crafty

Your child will love making this super easy paper plate rainbow and pot of gold by Happy Crafty! It’s a fantastic St. Patrick’s Day craft to do at home or even at school! Check out Happy Crafty’s YouTube Channel for even more fun holiday crafts!

YouTube | Sarah Johnson—EssyJae

How To Make A Leprechaun Jar

YouTube Channel | Sarah Johnson—EssyJae

Join Sarah Johnson as she teaches you and your child how to make a glowing jar with a leprechaun silhouette inside! Your child will love creating this leprechaun trap in honor of St. Patrick’s day!

DIY Shamrock Sprouts

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This is quite possibly the coolest St. Patrick’s Day activity on here; though you might need to start this STEM project ahead of time! Learn how to create this four leaf clover-themed activity at!

YouTube | Easy Kids Craft

How To Make A Paper Leprechaun

YouTube Channel | Easy Kids Craft

This super easy paper leprechaun craft by Easy Kids Craft is a fun project for St. Patrick’s Day that consists mostly of paper, card stock and a glue stick.

YouTube | JrMojo

How To Make A Saint Patrick’s Day Leprechaun Trap

YouTube Channel | JrMojo

This leprechaun trap by JrMojo is a fun St. Patrick’s Day craft to make with your children and it can probably be reused year after year!

YouTube | Red Ted Art

Leprechaun Corner Bookmark

YouTube Channel | Red Ted Art

This leprechaun bookmark is such a fun and purposeful St. Patrick’s Day craft by Red Ted Art! It consists of primary shapes and is super easy to make at home or in the classroom!

Leprechaun Hat Popsicle Craft

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Learn how to make an adorable leprechaun hat made from popsicle sticks! If your little one loves to paint, then this is a great project for them!

YouTube | Awesomely Crafty

Handprint Leprechaun Craft

YouTube Channel | Awesomely Crafty

This super easy St. Patrick’s Day craft by Awesomely Crafty is so fun to make! All you need is a cut out of your child’s handprint and basic art supplies to create your very own paper leprechaun!

Leprechaun Paper Headband

YouTube Channel | CraftISH Corner

Learn how to make an adorable leprechaun paper headband by CraftISH Corner! Kids love playing dress up, so this is a great St. Patrick’s Day craft for pretend play!

YouTube | Happy Crafty

DIY St. Patrick’s Day Pasta Necklace

YouTube Channel | Happy Crafty

Learn how to make a fun St. Patrick’s Day themed pasta necklace with this easy tutorial by Happy Crafty!

YouTube | Fun Activities For Kids

Leprechaun Shamrock Craft

YouTube Channel | Fun Activities For Kids

Learn how to combine two iconic St. Patrick’s Day items to create a super cute leprechaun shamrock! This video by Fun Activities For Kids is really easy to follow and simple for younger children to replicate.

Four Leaf Clover Sun Catcher

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If you love sun catchers, then this is your go-to activity for St. Patrick’s Day! Alex, at, also has a template for you to print out to get you and your kids started!

YouTube | I Heart Crafty Things

Easy Leprechaun Craft For Kids

YouTube Channel | I Heart Crafty Things

This paper bowl leprechaun craft by I Heart Crafty Things is a fun and easy St. Patrick’s Day activity—even for the younger kids.

YouTube | The Printables Fairy

Leprechaun Hand Puppet

YouTube Channel | The Printables Fairy

This adorable leprechaun hand puppet craft by The Printables Fairy is simple to make and comes with a free printable that you can get here.

Coffee Filter Rainbow Craft

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Get ready to make an absolutely adorable rainbow and cloud craft for St. Patrick’s Day using a coffee filter! Oh, and don’t forget the googly eyes!


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