Mini Easter Basket Craft for Kids

Mini Easter baskets are fun to make for Easter decorations. Kids can make personalized baskets using recycled containers and simple craft supplies. These little baskets will look pretty on display at home or in the classroom.

Easter basket recycle craft for preschoolers

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Spring is a wonderful time of year for crafts and activities with kids. It's the season for pastel colors, bunnies and baby chicks, and of course Easter.

Celebrate the season with the kids by making these adorable little Easter baskets. It's a fun activity for kids of different ages. Introduce the activity with just one or two kids at home, or a small group of kids in a classroom setting.

Mini Easter basket craft

It's easy to make these personalized mini Easter baskets with recyclables and a few basic craft supplies. Add some pretend "eggs" dipped in glitter to make a pretty decoration for your home or classroom.

This activity provides fine motor and creative fun for kids. The crinkly Easter grass and soft cotton balls provide unique sensory experiences.




Easter basket craft with recyclables for preschoolers


Make the basket 

Trim the Easter grass into small pieces that can easily be stuffed into the yogurt container.

Hole punch the top of the container on two sides; insert a chenille stem for a handle.

Add your child's name to the basket with a permanent marker. Decorate with stickers if preferred.

Make the eggs

Dip cotton balls in glitter glue. Allow to dry.

Place eggs on top of the Easter grass in the basket.

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Mini Easter basket kids craft with recyclables


Mini Easter baskets will be perfect as Easter decorations or as place markers on the table for Easter dinner.

You can add some chocolate eggs to the basket for an Easter treat!


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