Religious Easter Craft Ideas For Kids (That Focus On The Resurrection)

We love to live the liturgical year at home, and Easter is the most important day for Christians! We love to try to keep Easter focused on the true meaning of this day at our house, and the kids look forward to our fun Easter activities each year. So here we go- a whole round-up of religious Easter crafts for kids that focus on the resurrection!

Graphic reading "Religious Easter Crafts Resurrection Focused"

Printable peg doll resurrection set– The bodies print and mod podge onto the pegs, then you have step by step directions to paint the heads yourself.

Peg doll of Jesus and display of pegdolls showcasing Jesus's resurrection

Printable paper resurrection set– This set can be printed on paper or card stock and stapled into tubes that stand up. The black and white version of this is free for subscribers! Details on post. 

Paper standee of Jesus and display of resurrection

Empty tomb craft for kids– this is so fun and easy! It’s basically made out of half of a plastic egg and a wad of play dough. Great for younger kids!

Clay tomb with hollow colorful centers

DIY Resurrection Garden– this is really fun and relatively easy. Kids love watching this grow as the season goes on, and it makes a great centerpiece! 

How to make a resurrection garden

Easy Easter handprint craft– This is a page in my Holy Week In Handprints books, which has several Easter pages at the end. 🙂

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Handprint craft for easter- empty tomb

Easter Notebooking Pages- Free To Print!

Easter notebooking page- resurrection page to print

DIY Resurrection Eggs – A great way to learn the Easter story in a hands on way.
Plate with small religious symbols

You can also find a round up of all of my cross crafts for kids here.

Graphic of crosses made out of multiple materials

And I also have a round up of religious Easter egg decoration ideas here.

Religious Easter Egg ideas graphic with multiple painted Easter Eggs

Silly rabbit! Easter is for Jesus!!!

You can find all of my Christ-centered resources for Easter here.

And you can find all of my Lenten resources for kids here.

Make it about the lamb, not the bunny!


  1. Kathleen's Catholic says

    Wow. These ideas are great. Can't wait to try one..or two or three. Very neat ideas, Lacy.

  2. oh amanda {impress your kids} says

    AWESOME. Thanks for linking all these up. I LOVE printables!! 🙂