11 easy Easter crafts you and your kids will love

Inspired ideas to help get you and your chickadees in the crafting spirit — just in time for the Easter Bunny's arrival!

From action-packed egg hunts to milk chocolate bunnies that are practically life sized(!), there's a lot for your little ones to get excited about come Easter. But while the big day brings candy-coated promises, half the fun of this celebration actually comes in the days leading up, when there's eggs to decorate and rabbit ears to make.

Not only are Easter crafts a great alternative to playing outside on rainy days (hello, April showers!), they're a perfect way to get your youngsters involved in family traditions, and even create a few new ones along the way.

So, with a little help from our friends at CBC Parents, we rounded up some easy Easter activities that kids of all ages are sure to love. These inspired ideas will help get you and your chickadees in the crafting spirit — just in time for the Easter Bunny's arrival!

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