Crafting Together for Grandparents Day

Posted by on Aug 30, 2014

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Grandparents Day is the first Sunday after Labor Day — September 7th. The day is meant to encourage children and their grandparents to spend a little quality time together. Here are a few creative ways for the kids and grandparents to craft together and add something special to their visit.

diy clothespin photo sign
This DIY clothespin photo sign makes a wonderful spot for your grandparents to show off the latest family pictures.

grandma with family
Take the family to play in the park for the day and bring the camera for a special photo shoot for framing creatively later.

salt dough candle holder
Make some salt dough — it's like homemade clay — then use it to make these sweet heart candle holders to remind your grandparents how much you love them.

crafting with grandma
Bring an easy craft project to work on together with Grandma or Grandpa — paper crowns, party banners, a super hero cape, or even a collaged felt dinosaur tail.

thumbprint christmas lights handmade greeting card
September is the perfect time to make a batch of family holiday greeting cards — a string of thumbprint lights are an adorable idea for everyone to make together.

family tree paper craft
Susan Weinroth
Get out the papers, punches and photos to make a family tree together — it's such a wonderful way for the kids to learn more about their grandparents' lives.

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