FREE American Themed Crafts for Kids and Adults

patriotic pinwheels

Looking for a fun way to celebrate America this Fourth of July? Why not try some patriotic crafts? These projects are perfect for kids and adults alike, and they range from simple to complex. There are instructions for all sorts of different crafts, including wreaths, banners, jewelry, and more. You can even make your own flag!

Patriotic Pinwheels

These printable patriotic pinwheels are a fun afternoon craft to do with the kids. Display them throughout your yard for the Fourth of July or Memorial Day!

patriotic stick figure rock painting for independence day

Patriotic Stick Figure Rock Painting for Independence Day

Make one of these patriotic stick figure rock painting ideas for July 4th, Memorial Day, or Veteran’s Day. They make a great rock painting idea for kids, too, because you build a body based on simple shapes. Let’s get started!


This DIY patriotic planter is a winner when it comes to cute and easy craft projects. It’s fun to decorate while decorating your porch, yard or garden with the Stars and Stripes.

diy usa sign for wall


american flag mason jar craft

Homemade American Flag Mason Jars

What better way to celebrate America’s birthday than with cute American flag mason jars? I’m loving how cute these little guys turned out!

Though not waterproof, they’d make a cute addition to any front porch, especially in July.


I’m back with another fun way to decorate your mason jars. With summer around the corner, I’m all about red, white, and blue in my decorating. You know how much I love yarn wrapping, so it didn’t take long for these Patriotic Yarn Wrapped Mason Jars to be born!

patriotic cross stitch pattern


Do you need that last little touch of red, white, and blue? Stitch up my cute Patriotic Cross Stitch Pattern! It will take just a few minutes and give you that final bit of Americana decor.

diy red white and blue patriotic korker hair bow tutorial


We’re back with more bows! In my opinion, nothing looks more adorable than a korker bow in a little girl’s hair, and at this time of year –  the beginning of summer – themed korker bows are a perfect way to add a little patriotic flare! DIY Red, White, and Blue Patriotic Korker Hair Bows are perfect for Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Veteran’s Day!

make this easy patriotic gnome for july 4th

Make this Easy Patriotic Gnome for July 4th

This patriotic gnome is made in a rustic, Americana style with a fun, twisty gnome hat for added holiday pizzazz. This no-sew gnome Independence Day gnome is going to look great as part of your holiday decor.

easy diy flag wreath

Easy DIY Flag Wreath

Make your own no-sew Flag Wreath using these easy step-by-step instructions. This cute red, white, and blue wreath decor is perfect for Memorial Day, Independence Day, or any day! Simple and inexpensive to make, this Easy DIY Flag Wreath will add a marvelous touch of whimsy to your holiday decor.

kids eagle craft

Patriotic Eagle Craft with Pom Poms – Perfect for 4th of July!

While red, white, and blue crafts are always fun to prepare for and decorate on the 4th of July, we thought we would take a bit of a different approach this year and share this patriotic eagle craft featuring our national symbol, the American bald eagle.

If you have ever seen a bald eagle in person, you know what a beautiful and majestic bird they are and a perfect choice for representing the nation.

free patriotic pallet flag project

FREE Patriotic Pallet Flag Project

Here’s a fun little project you can do for 4th of July – a Patriotic Pallet Flag!

Since most people have the supplies laying around (or can get them), this project is pretty much FREE! This project is super easy to do so you can include the kiddos too!

paper 4th of july decorations

Paper 4th of July Decorations

Make some beautiful paper 4th of July decorations for your home using paper cones in patriotic colors. This fun starburst with a rosette center is an easy patriotic paper craft for kids and adults. Find some fun DIY patriotic clothes and accessories you can make and then scroll down to spruce up your home!

uncle sam clay pot craft


This Uncle Sam Clay Pot Craft decoration takes just a few supplies and is so easy to put together. Not only is the perfect DIY craft for July 4th but it doubles as fun 4th of July home decor too.

paper firecracker craft for the 4th of july

Paper Firecracker Craft for the 4th of July

How does your family celebrate the Fourth of July? We celebrate slightly differently every year, but it usually starts with meeting my sisters and nieces and nephews for a large parade followed by a barbecue and fireworks later that evening. As we get ready for this patriotic holiday, we always love making fun red, white and blue crafts and treats and this year we thought we would share this fun paper firecracker craft for you to make for your family for the Fourth of July. Here’s how to make it!

patriotic bandana wreath

Patriotic Bandana Wreath

Make a festive patriotic bandana wreath to hang on your front door for the Fourth of July! This wreath is quick and easy to make with red, white, and blue bandanas tied to a wreath form.


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