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Nature is one of our favourite sources of inspiration and materials for crafting and art.
These nature crafts include nature art projects and crafts with:
- beach stones and rocks,
- wood, twigs, branches and driftwood,
- dried and fresh flowers,
- other natural supplies.
These materials are not only sustainable and eco-conscious but usually budget-friendly! So scroll on down to get your creative ideas flowing.
Featured Craft Video
Crafting a dried flowers art piece using a thrift store picture frame, some simple decoupage and lovely dried florals.
Sharing this fun craft idea using a wood burning pen directly on to wood slices to make lovely ornaments for any occasion.
Using actual egg shells as molds for making decorative cement eggs is so very satisfying, it’s no wonder we love using natural materials for crafting. Decorative DIY Cement Eggs We’re …
You’ll discover a new crafting addiction when you see how to decoupage a rock! It’s an easy way to add a cute touch to your Easter decorating.
Don’t you just love it when a craft comes together better than you imagine? That was the case with this DIY photo display idea using a piece of scrap wood …
Hi creative friends! Today we’re using dried cockcombs flowers from my garden to create these sweet mini wreaths with leftover mason jar lids. The perfect crafting combination of nature and …
Rock painting is a fun craft for all ages. If you’re not sure where to find stones we have nine of the best places to find rocks to paint.
This birdhouse art craft may be a little bit out there but oh-so sweet nonetheless. Starting with a piece of driftwood collected off of the beach and some other supplies …
Creating a beautiful, natural heart-shaped wreath for Valentine’s Day and beyond using dogwood branches and simple, lovely embellishments.
A sweet, simple and classic craft for making lovely pine cone tree ornaments that you’d be proud to display at Christmas time.
Transforming a variety of pine cones into a beautiful pinecone succulent wall hanging with just a bit of paint.
Consider this edible centerpiece craft using fresh garlic for an unexpected and creative arrangement this year.
We’re getting creative with this Christmas village craft of painting and embellishing pieces of driftwood to look like houses. You can’t get much more coastal Christmas than this beach-inspired decor! …
We’re looking to nature for this simple Christmas craft idea turning cut twigs into pretty decorative house decorations. These free standing twig houses embellished with fresh greens, pinecones and a …
Although you really can’t get much more rustic than these outdoor DIY wooden reindeer made from repurposed sawhorses, we think they are pretty darn cute! DIY Wooden Reindeer for Outdoor …
These DIY gingerbread inspired decorative porch planter picks are fun to make and add color and sweetness to the front porch!