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Fall crafts: Free Craft Templates and Ideas for Fun Activities for Kids in Autumn Time

The rainy autumn days force many parents to stay at home with the kids even on weekends. But the gloomy weather doesn’t have to be a disadvantage! Those who like to tinker can use the time to get creative with the little ones and create beautiful things. For any parents or teachers who are just looking for ideas for exciting fall crafts, we’ve provided some free printable craft templates that are perfect for little craft lovers. Get started, the fun is guaranteed!

Autumn leaves templates to make crafts with kids in autumn

Autumn crafts for kids with fall leaves templates

The golden autumn is here and what is better for crafting than the beautiful autumn leaves? Although you can collect the leaves yourself, the leaves lying on the streets are not always suitable for craft projects , especially when it rains outside. Therefore, we also have suitable autumn leaves templates for you here, which you can simply print out and create your own autumn leaves.

Autumn Leaves Templates for Making Window Pictures and Garlands

Whether for window decals, garlands, mobiles or for coloring and decorating, these templates can be used for many purposes. Print them out and be creative! For more ideas and inspiration, you can also check out this article.

Decorate animals with fall leaves (free craft templates).

Autumn Crafts Free Craft Templates Hedgehogs

Another super cool idea that kids of kindergarten age will love are these cute animals made of autumn leaves. All you need for this craft project are animal templates, leaves, glue and creativity. Create the spikes of the hedgehog, the feathers of the owl or the mane of a lion and paint the other parts of the template. Really great, isn’t it?

Hedgehog Template Printable

Decorate Hedgehogs With Autumn Leaves Template To Print Out

Free Craft Templates – Owl

Free Owl Printable Craft Templates

Lion template print out and create the mane from autumn leaves

Lion template to print and decorate with leaves

Craft basket with seasonal fruits and vegetables

Autumn time is harvest time – kids know that too. If you want to teach the little ones something useful while crafting, you can make a basket with seasonal fruits and vegetables together. In this way, the children will learn which varieties are typical for autumn and have fun in the process. Simply print out the basket and the fruits and vegetables and cut them out. You can choose between colored templates and those for coloring. The child then glues the matching fruits and vegetables into the basket, creating a beautiful fall basket.

Print and cut out basket

Autumn Basket Craft Template Print Out

Autumn basket to color

Basket template to print and color for free

Autumn vegetables coloring printable

Autumn Vegetable Template Color Print Out Cut Out

Free autumn vegetable coloring craft template to color and print out

Autumn vegetables to color and cut out template

Seasonal fruit template – apple, pear, quince, grapes

Autumn fruit craft template to print and cut out

Autumn fruits to color

Autumn fruit template to print and color

Halloween paper basket craft – free craft templates

Halloween basket crafts with kids autumn

October is also Halloween and we also have a matching craft template ready for the spooky holiday! Instead of buying ready-made plastic pumpkin buckets, you can make a cute little basket out of paper and use it to collect candy. Children can paint the template after printing it out, or even better – transfer it to orange cardboard. The basket should eventually hold lots of candy.

Halloween Basket Template Printable


  • black lines – cut
  • gray lines – fold