Did you know that the pineapple is a symbol of hospitality and friendship? That makes it the perfect fruit to inspire some crafts with your kids. We’ve rounded up 15 pretty pineapple crafts for kids that are sure to brighten up your home. From easy paper handprint pineapples and thumbprint pineapple cards to cool pineapple pencil holders or lacing pineapples, your kids are sure to find a project they’ll love.
DIY Pineapple Ideas for Kids
Make cute home decor ideas by repurposing wine corks or a tin can. Or try a DIY Pineapple Punch-A-Cup Game for a summer themed party or use it as a bucket list filled with fun activities. If a child’s mom has a summer birthday, the printable MOM pineapple card is cute–>> Tip: leave off the Happy Mother’s Day saying template for using anytime of year.
- Poke a Cup Pineapple Board by Artsy Momma
- Pineapple Pencil Holder by Red Ted Art
- Pineapple Card for Mom by The Soccer Mom Blog
- Wine Cork Pineapples by Raising Whasians
Fun Pineapple Crafts for Summer
These sweet pineapple themed crafts are a great way to keep the kids busy and entertained during summer break. Work on fine motor control and learn a few new art techniques, like painting with bubble wrap or learning to lace. Who knew there were so many fun ways to make pineapples?
- Lacing Pineapple by Kids’ Craft Room
- Bubble Wrap Pineapples by Non-Toy Gifts
- P is for Pineapple by Frugal Mom Eh
- Toilet Paper Roll Pineapple by Two Kids & A Coupon
- Felt and Paper Plate Pineapple by Crayons and Cravings
- Geometric Foam Pineapple by Our Thrifty Ideas
Pineapples made with Handprints
Below are a handful of cute ways to create pineapples by incorporating thumbprints and hand shapes.
- Handprint Pineapple by Fun Handprint Art
- Craft Stick Pineapple by Glued to My Crafts
- Pasta Pineapple by Kids’ Craft Room
- Paper Plate Handprint Pineapples by Our Kid Things
- Pineapple Cards by Glued to My Crafts
More Fruit Themed Ideas for Kids
- 10 Creative Apple Crafts for Kids of All Ages
- Top 10 Watermelon Crafts for Kids
- 10 Apple Themed Learning Activities
- Learn with Watermelon Play Activities