Ready to unearth the perfect Earth Day activity? We’ve rounded up a bunch of crafts that honor this big blue marble we live on—from a natural bird feeder and milk carton village to a paper garland that channels our planet. Click through our slideshow below for some inspirational ways to reuse, repurpose, and really have fun this April 22.

Recycled Paper Hearts

Make use of the scrap paper that’s hanging around the house by making your own recycled paper. Check out the (surprisingly simple!) directions at No Time for Flashcards.

photo: No Time for Flashcards


What’s your favorite craft to make on Earth Day? Let us know in the comments below.

— Susie Foresman

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