Easy Art Ideas For Kids Using Buttons

If you have a kids art desk at home and you’re looking for simple and fun art ideas for children then look no further! Today we have a fun button art project the kids are going to love. Make apple art from buttons using this cute and easy kids art tutorial.

We love easy art ideas for beginners and this is one easy canvas art idea for the little ones to try! Check out our suggestions for more canvas art below.


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Kids Crafts Using BUTTONS

When I visited Hobbycraft I discovered hundreds of colored buttons on one row and it got my mind thinking of all the fun craft ideas we could make with buttons. Here are a few ideasI came up with:

  • Pumpkin buttons
  • Creating Art with buttons, for example using yellow buttons to make a banana.
  • Creating a button tree.
  • A button bride
  • Button art ballerina.

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SUPPLIES NEEDED FOR this button canvas art idea

apple button art supplies

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HOW TO create THIS Button Apple Art Project

Place the desired amount of buttons on the canvas, leaving space between the buttons.

gluing buttons to a canvas

Squirt a dot of glue under each button and assemble the button on the glue.

You may need to use extra glue if the button doesn’t want to stick. 

gluing buttons to a canvas

Draw a stem and leaves on each apple top. 

drawing a brown stalk on an apple

Set aside and allow the canvas to dry before displaying! 

apple canvas art ideas for kids

This is such a super easy canvas art idea for children and you could make other fruits using different color buttons. For example, use orange and yellow buttons to make an orange and lemon tree or purple and green buttons to create a bunch of grapes. The options are endless. Enjoy!

apple canvas art ideas for kids
This is a super fun and easy button art craft! Enjoy!
apple canvas art ideas for kids

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About Angela Milnes

Angela Milnes is a Qualified Early Years Teacher who specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has a wealth of experience teaching young children and is passionate about kids crafts, preschool music and reading with kids. Don’t forget to follow our fun crafts and creative ideas over on Facebook.

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