Add a fun touch to your room décor with this crafty clothespin lamp!
This fun magnetic device can help you increase coordination skills. Strengthen the small muscles in your hands and wrists as you create shapes and letters.
Here's how to build a complex contraption that uses a chain reaction to perform a simple task.
Brighten your home this winter with a cute and crafty homemade snowman decoration!
Use nuts and bolts from your tool chest to make this unique hardware chess set.
This crafty project is also known as a calming jar, because it can help with stress relief.
Use this simple, homemade wooden clip to secure your stuff.
Cool off with this backyard summertime sprinkler system that you can build yourself.
Father's Day is coming up. Show Dad you care with a do-it-yourself gift.
Father's Day is coming up. Dad will be a happy guy with one of these cool gifts.
Design and make your own board game to take family game night to the next level of fun.
Use these instructions to fold your very own Star Wars X-Wing ship.
Show you care by making mom a matchbox locket, sewing organizer, paperweight, artwork holder or pen holder.
Learn how to make a homemade purse, a key chain, mosaic steppingstones, a clock and more!
Embrace your creativity with soap carving, a fun and easy activity that will also improve your whittling skills.
Snowflakes usually melt before you can get a good look at them. Here’s how to preserve individual flakes so you can study them later.
Brighten up your home this winter by making your own wreath. Here's how.
It’s getting cold, so hoop it up! With a hoop greenhouse, you can grow food all winter and get a jump on spring planting.
Being prepared with the right first-aid supplies could save your pup's life in an emergency.
Did you know you can launch a rocket in your backyard using only an empty plastic bottle, water and a launchpad?
Throughout history, the pucker-toe moccasin has been a popular style of footwear. It's comfortable and easy to make.
Try these three easy methods to make a no-sew face covering using a T-shirt, a bandana or a Scout neckerchief.
Don't throw away that old wooden baseball bat. It can still be a hit as a nameplate.
Build a two-family Purple Martin bird house and you can attract these bug-eating birds to your yard.
Shake up your winter routine with this easy-to-make snow globe keepsake.
Learn how electricity works -- safely -- with this fun DIY flashlight.
This duck nest box is an eggcellent place for feathered friends to raise their young.
Make a detailed model of Earth and all its neighboring planets with this quick STEM-focused project.
A step-by-step guide to creating an amphibian ecosystem in your own backyard.
Embrace your inner Hawkeye, Link or Katniss with this easy-to-make arrow holder.
Watch our step-by-step guide to creating the perfect tie-dyed summer T-shirt.
Don't stay indoors during the winter! Here are three fun projects that you can only do when it's cold outside.
Here's how Webelos Scouts in North Carolina make homemade snowshoes.
A tangram is a puzzle consisting of seven pieces that can be recombined into many different shapes and figures.
There are many ways to make your Pinewood Derby car go faster. Here are some of them.
A former NASA engineer explains how you can use science to make the fastest car at your next Pinewood Derby.
This simple one-chamber roost will give those beneficial bug-eaters a much-needed boost! Here's how to build a bat house.
Use duct tape to make a handy wallet that will last for years.
Learn how to make a flipbook animation and easily bind it into your own animated picture book.
This indestructible PVC tube will keep your treasures safe for years.
Sandpaper and paint can turn a block of wood into a sleek Pinewood Derby car that looks as smooth as steel.
When the race is over, enter the winner's circle by building this display for your Pinewood Derby car.
Keep your smartphone steady and at the ready to take videos and photos on the trail -- or anywhere else.
Recycle empty plastic bottles and jugs and turn them into fun and useful projects.
With a tin can and paper clips, you can make a mini disc-golf basket.
Make a variable-pitch whistle that you can use to signal, play a tune or just show off your carving skills.
Simple slime is made of glue and borax. Here's how to make your own batch of stretchy slime.
This fun project can help keep backyard birds fed during the winter.
This rustic plaque is a perfect way to identify your pack or troop's unit number.
Here's how to make some yummy, homemade treats that your dog will love.
Make camp cooking easier and more convenient with this portable kitchen box.
Safely view the Aug. 21 solar eclipse with this shoebox solar viewer.
This easy-to-make shelter provides solitary bees with a warm, dry place to nest.
Your books will appear to be magically floating on the wall when you make this fun, invisible bookshelf.
You don’t need four burners and a gas line to make some great-tasting trail food.
Writing secret messages is easy with this cipher wheel. It scrambles the alphabet so nobody can read your message.
It might seem like magic, but all you're doing is collecting salt crystals from evaporated salt water. (It's still cool!)
Show off your patches and other stuff on this rustic “hide rack” display.
This stylish tea light candle holder makes a great gift.
You can make this fun wooden dispenser for jelly beans, gumballs or any other hard candy that will fit in it.
Most altitude records for kite flying are held by box kites. Here's how to make a high-flying box kite with easy-to-find materials.
Snag the big one with this DIY fishing lure.
Challenge your friends on this awesome DIY chess set.
Make history when you make an arrow the way Native-Americans did long ago.
Challenge your friends and family with this giant version of a classic game.
Add a touch of nature to your USB drive with this DIY case.
This easy-to-build training gear will prepare you for rocky trails.
A brilliant use of engineering and resources, this simple dome made out of snow blocks is both strong and versatile.
Use this homemade sled to handle the extra weight of winter camping gear.
With a few tools and some twigs and branches, you can make this durable rustic table today.
This simple bird feeder makes an ample platform for serving a flock of seed eaters.
If there is something too high to reach, this stool can help.
Make a barometer to give you a heads-up about weather conditions.
Attract birds to your backyard with this fun and stylish log cabin birdhouse.
You can build this picture frame with materials found around the house or yard.
Whether it's powering a sports car or a lawn mower or a go-cart, here's how to keep your engine running year after year.
Want a natural nightlight? Use an LED light to catch some fireflies and make a firefly lantern.
Store pencils, markers and brushes in this handy DIY pencil holder.
Show your mom just how great she is by making her a gift inspired by Mother Nature herself!
Learn to fly! Build one of these simple kites and reach for the skies.
Organize your fishing rods by building this simple wooden rack.
A diamond-shaped kite is easy to fly and will fly even in low wind speeds. Here's how to make one with newspaper.
Recycle old pallets and pants pockets to make this fun lawn game.
Use recycled materials to make a tiny neighborhood library where people can borrow, return and/or donate books.
Tell time with a homemade clock built with forks and spoons.
Charge up your power drill, sharpen that saw and make this cool custom-made Off-Shore Battle game.
World-class pumpkin carver Farmer Mike shows you how to carve a creative jack-o'-lantern.
Keep your keys organized with this handy wooden folder.
Twig pencils are fun, easy and cheap to make. And the expressions on your friends’ faces when you start scribbling with a stick will be writetious!
This folding Scout Law ladder can be displayed at meetings, outings or any other Scouting events.
You can build your miniature golf course with any available combination of bricks, wood, aluminum siding, whatever works.
Not only are kazoos fun to play, they're easy to build. Here's how to make one.
Use recycled materials to make a GISMO 5 remote-controlled robot.
With just a few common items from around the house, you can make a simple microscope that's straight out of history.
Building a periscope is easier than you might think. Here are plans for a wooden periscope that is perfect for secret agent work.
Show off your knot-tying skills with this flag for your patrol, den, pack or troop.
Stand taller with stilts. After an afternoon’s work, you’ll be able to walk around at least 12 inches taller than you are now. That’s a pretty fast growth spurt!
Do you wish you could dig money out of the ground? Raising worms in a worm bed can be a lucrative business.
Build a handy place to keep your keys, coins and other small stuff.
Make a fun flying vehicle with stuff found around your house.