"AAAh, AAAAAh, AAAAAAAAh, AAAACHOOOOOO!!!!!!! Oh no, this is the last tissue. What am I going to do now that all I have is an empty tissue box?" Make an awesome kid's tissue box craft, that's what you can do with that wonderful box. It isn't empty at all, it is filled with dreams and possibilities! Or if not those, we can at least fill it with stuff. So don't you dare toss it in the trash when you can recycle it into a fun craft instead:-)
Here are tissue box crafts activities and instructions for kids to make beautiful crafts projects with empty tissue boxes. Here are Ideas for Cool Arts and Crafts Projects with Recycled Tissue Box Activities with with the following crafts ideas, instructions, patterns, and printables for Children, Teens, and Preschoolers
Tissue Paper Wooden Spoons Flower Gardens - These are so cute...make a flower bed by cutting slits in an old cardboard box...then push wooden spoons with tissue paper flowers on them into the slits.
Basic Decorated Mailboxes - All what you need: tissue box, wrapping paper, Markers, crayons, stamps and stickers.
Bat Box for Halloween - You can replicate the same type of craft using craft foam by tracing the template pieces onto foam and drawing on a few of the details.
Beanbag Animal Beds - An empty Kleenex box turns into a fun bed for your kids' beanbag stuffed animal friends. Perfect for Beanie Babies.
Bear Box for Valentine's Cards - Cute bear box to hold cards.
Blue Tissue Box Piggy Banks - This creative bank lets kids count and create at the same time. Use it to encourage math skills--and money smarts.
Box Guitar for Kids This is an easy way to make a guitar using an old shoe box or tissue box, rubber bands, scissors, a paper-towel tube, and a pencil.
Clink-Clank Noisemakers - Sound off with an easy-to-make clink-clank noisemaker.
Cute Tissue Box Craft This dressed-up tissue box helps teach your child to blow his nose.
Dinosaur Feet - Make your very own dinosaur feet out of tissue boxes!
Dog Box for Valentine's Cards - Turn a tissue box into this cute box to hold your valentine's cards.
Don't Throw Away Your Tissue Boxes - Recycle Them - Have you noticed all the pretty designs on tissue boxes in the stores these days? I have and some of those printed beauties I just can't bear to throw away. And we don't need to be adding something so pretty to a landfill. So I reuse them in this way. I cut them up and make ATC's or tags or even gift cards from the old boxes. Here's how I do it.
Felted Recipe Box Craft - Make this useful gift from a recycled envelope box. Your mom can store all of her favorite recipe cards neatly in this pretty container. If she’s a real recipe hound, make this project from a tissue box or even a shoe box!
Frankenstein Box for Halloween - A tissue box make over for the Halloween.
Fun Box Telephones - Transform recycled boxes into a funky fun telephone. Kids can dial their way to number mastery.
Ghostly Gravestone : Making Ghosts with Arts and Crafts Activities - Tame ghastly sneezes with this Ghostly Gravestone tissue box decoration.
House of Tissue Terrors : Instructions for Making a Spooky Haunted House - Shutters bang in the wind! Ghosts fly through the windows! Cats roam the creaky floors! Turn a recycled tissue box into a Halloween happening.
Japanese Tissue Box Actvities for Children Out of Tissue Box? Don’t go shopping first before you check this cute Box.
Kai-lan Tissue Box Trains - Roll into the wonderland of Kai-lan and her friends on a Ni Hao, Kai-lan train! Simply paint and glue the train design to tissue boxes, and let your kids' imagination rumble down the tracks!
Monkey Box for Valentine's Cards - Make this cute monkey box out of an empty tissue box.
Mouse Box for Valentine's Cards - Make this cute little box to hold your valentine's cards or any other little stuff.
Photo-Collage Tissue Box Cover for Kids Make a sniffly friend or relative feel better by sharing a smile -- or, better yet, a tissue box covered with them. Using a craft punch makes simple materials stand out and garners impressive results for even the youngest artists.
Piggy Bank Crafts - My oldest daughter made this craft as a baby gift for her new, little sister (and contributed the very first quarter). To this day, the piggy bank still has a place of honour in sister’s room.
Day Crafts - Every
year Pioneer Day is celebrated on the 24th of July. Here is a very
simple craft that kids can make to celebrate Pioneer Day.
Pirate's Treasure Chest Craft - You will need an empty kleenex box, some black and yellow construction paper, a printer, scissors, glue and something to colour with.
Plastic Bag Holders - An empty Kleenex box becomes a decorative Plastic Bag Holder with this easy recycling craft.
Tickety Tock Tissue Box Clocks - Make the most of a recycled tissue box. Covered with our printable clock face, it becomes a fun way to teach preschoolers how to tell time.
Tissue Box Easter Basket Craft for Kids - Pick out a pretty tissue box and turn it into an Easter basket. Thanks go to Melanie from Clinton, CT for submitting this idea.
Tissue Box Guitars - Create a guitar with your budding musician. Recycled items, such as a tissue box and paper towel roll, get you started.
Tissue Box Hanger - You can create a tissue box hanger with just a normal clothes hanger within 5 minutes. This is very useful and frees up the space on your desk as you can now hang your tissue box on the wall/window.
Tissue Box Thanksgiving Turkey - - Looking for a cute craft project for Thanksgiving? Look no further than this turkey, made from a tissue box!
Tissue Box Traffic Light Crafts - Give the kids the green light to have some fun!
Tissue Treasure Boxes - Tissues decorate the outside of this treasure box! This mosaic box makes a unique gift—or place to store your stuff.
Uncle Sam Box for Games, Wishes or Candy - The Uncle Sam box is great for putting in clues for charades or treasure hunts to play at a Fourth of July party. You can also put in prayers or wishes for friends and family or for candies. A kleenex box can also be used while still full of kleenex and set around as a decorative touch during the Fourth of July season.
Valentine Character Mailbox Craft - Children in America celebrate by having parties and giving valentines to other students and their teachers. Usually each child decorates some kind of container, and the valentines are delivered and deposited in each "mailbox." You can help save landfill space and natural resources by recycling a discarded tissue box to make a valentine character container.
Vampire Box for Halloween - You can use it as a cards holder or for treats or even as a decorative piece.
"What can I make out of those pretty decorated tissue boxes?" - Different ideas for a Tissue Box makeover.
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