Santa crafts are perfect winter senior activities during the holidays. And we have several easy projects! Some are also edible holiday treats. The craft materials are easy too. Many of these could be used as elves too! Whatever craft supplies you don’t have around. you can get most either from a local craft store or…Continue reading

Our ideas for painting clay pots for flowers, plants and gardens, and more… on this page. Clay pots (or even plastic pots) are a popular craft item. Use these for yourself or to give with flower gifts, for a house plant, even an outdoor garden. Giving them along with a packet of flower seeds or…Continue reading

These apple wreaths are easy apple craft ideas and fun to make simply because of the aroma! They smell like baking apple pie, with many of the same ingredients and spices. They make easy and very popular senior activity ideas. Apple wreaths are an old tradition dating back at least a couple hundred years. Apples…Continue reading

Picture frame crafts can be simple or very fancy, and perfect to give as gifts. Plus, frame your own art or photo. These crafts make great senior activities too. And simple to modify for those who need extra help, as with the beaded frame. The best type of frame to use is one with a…Continue reading

Making nice things, like a lavender pillow, that can be used, or given as gifts are favorite senior activities. And this also makes a great craft for the elderly who may have some limitations too, with a little extra help. A pillow filled with lavender is a popular aromatherapy project, and really easy to make….Continue reading

Our apple craft ideas are more than just caramel apples! An apple is one of the most versatile fruits to use for crafts. And apples are available all year round. These apple projects are fun and easy ways to incorporate apples into your activities, and are really good for senior activity ideas. Take a look…Continue reading

Easy Apple Frog Centerpiece! We have affordable centerpiece ideas of all kinds – whether holiday, seasonal, special occasion, for gifts, or anytime! These easy, affordable centerpieces make wonderful senior activities. Think of all the parties and occasions they can be used for. They’re especially inexpensive because you can re-purpose items you may already have. Or…Continue reading

Get lots of layout designs, collage and craft templates!You’ll find these templates useful for many of your arts and crafts. They’re handy for projects of all kinds, including scrapbooking, greeting cards and flyers. And all of our templates here are all free! A great craft or art project — whether scrap booking, greeting cards, collages,…Continue reading

Our web site uses a lot of recycled crafts for our projects. By that we mean using a lot of materials that you may already have around or can get inexpensively. See our how-to projects and what you will need! It’s a good idea to have a craft supply box (or boxes!) Have family, friends,…Continue reading

Think of these Halloween treats for seniors as actually easy Halloween crafts – that you can eat! Great for parties, give-aways, desserts, at place settings, and more. Make them as simple or fancy as you’d like. Our Halloween Treats for Seniors Marshmallow Ghost We’ll start with a couple really easy Halloween treats for seniors. Take…Continue reading