6 Unique And Fun Collage Art Ideas For Kids Of All Ages

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Art helps boost kids’ imagination and creativity skills. Collage art for kids is a fun way to foster creativity in your kids and keep them busy on a regular weekend. Whether you want to laze around on a Sunday afternoon or keep your kids occupied during a Friday evening, collage art allows kids the freedom to explore their imagination and create some cute art pieces. Here is a list of easy-to-do collage art ideas that your kids may love.

6 Fun Collage Art Ideas For Kids:

Creating collage crafts not only keeps your kids busy and active but also boosts their creativity, imaginative spirits, and motor skills significantly. Find below some enchanting collage art ideas to teach your kids.

1. Santa Face Collage:

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You Will Need:

  • White card paper
  • Flesh colored paper;
  • Red tissue paper
  • Cotton wool balls
  • Pink tissue paper
  • Glue

How To:

  • Draw Santa’s face on the white card paper or get Santa’s face printed on the paper.
  • Cut the flesh colored paper in bits and paste them on the face of Santa with the help of glue.
  • Crumple up small balls of red tissue paper and paste them as Santa’s hat..
  • Crumple up small balls of pink tissue paper and glue them on the mouth of Santa.
  • Paste cotton wool balls as Santa’s bread and trim of his hat.

2. Cotton Wool Pad Snowman Collage:

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You Will Need:

  • Card or paper
  • Craft matchsticks and other decorative material
  • Cotton wool pads
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Black buttons
  • Ribbons

How To:

  • Paste two circular cotton wool pads one below the other on the card paper.
  • Cut the red or black ribbon and paste it in between the two circles creating the scarf of the snowman.
  • Use craft matchsticks and other decorative items to create the hat of the snowman.
  • Paste black buttons on the upper cotton wool circle creating the eyes of the snowman.

3. Winter Tree Collage:

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You Will Need:

  • Cotton wool balls
  • Twigs
  • A big sheet of blue paper
  • Glitter
  • White glue

How To:

  • Paste twigs on the large sheet of blue paper creating a tree.
  • Guide your child to paste cotton wool balls as snow on the branches of the tree.
  • Spread some glitter on the craft to give it a look of frost or fog. It is one of the best collage activities for kids to keep them active during afternoon.

4. Autumn Leaf Collage:

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You will need:

  • Red, yellow, and orange tissue papers
  • Card paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue

How To:

  • Use scissors and cut out a leaf shape from the card paper.
  • Rip up bits of red, yellow, and orange tissue paper. Crumple the bits of colorful tissue paper up and paste them on the leaf. It can be one of the best and yet easy paper collage ideas for children.

5. Apple Collage:

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You Will Need:

  • Scraps of red of tissue paper
  • Green paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Paper plate

How To:

  • Put glue on the back of the paper plate.
  • Rip up small pieces from the red tissue paper and paste them on the back of the paper plate with the help of glue. Cover the plate with red pieces entirely
  • Use scissors and cut out two leaves from the green paper and paste them on the top edge of the plate. This is a simple and easy paper collage ideas for kids.

6. Bonfire Collage:

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You Will Need:

  • A big sheet of gold card
  • Red, yellow, and orange tissue papers
  • Twigs
  • Brown paper
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Sticky tape

How To:

  • Cut out the shape of the bonfire from the gold card.
  • Use scissors and cut out flames from the red, yellow, and orange tissue papers. Paste one ends of the flames on the bonfire to create the appearance of real flames coming out of the bonfire.
  • Cut shapes of the log from the brown paper and paste them at the bottom of the bonfire.
  • You can paste some real twigs using tape to impart real appearance to the bonfire. This is a fun paper collage art for kids.

Did you teach your kids any wonderful collage art ideas? Which collage art ideas your kids liked the most? Share your creative ideas with us. Fellow moms would like to learn your amazing ideas. Leave a comment below.

 

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Debolina Raja

Debolina Raja came into the writing world while she was playing around with words and participating in various literary events. In the professional world, she found her writing interest in various genres such as health, wellness, parenting, relationship, and brand management. Having done a Masters degree in English literature from Delhi University, she loves reading, heading out on road trips, hibernating... more

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