Create these amazing Thanksgiving crafts for adults and get the honor of showcasing your works of art and DIY skills on the big day!
DIY Thanksgiving Crafts for Adults to Make
1. Fall Leaf Mason Jar Candle Holder
Seize the abundance of fall leaves and use them for as many DIY Thanksgiving crafts you can get your hands on. This practically free and amazing candle holder is just one of them. Tip: Tint the fall leaves you collected with red, yellow, or orange food coloring to make them pop!
2. Fall Decor Painted Wine Bottles
3. Thanksgiving Day Cricut Craft | Gobble ‘Til Ya Wobble
If you don't have a Cricut machine, you can use alphabet stickers instead to make this Thanksgiving Cricut craft. Just remember to seal them with ModPodge.
4. Thanksgiving Turkey Name Card Tutorial
This Thanksgiving turkey craft looks like a seriously fun project to make with your girlfriends. It's easy to put together, so you still have plenty of time to get these together before the big day.
5. Thanksgiving Blessing Board
This blessing board is a beautiful way to display your gratitude this Thanksgiving. It will be a fun time to revisit them after a few years on Thanksgiving.
6. Tootsie Pop Turkey | Thanksgiving Crafts
Surprise your little ones with an adorable turkey lolly. You can even make them into Thanksgiving party favors for your little ones and their friends.
7. Turkey Flowers | Thanksgiving Craft Ideas
Use colored paper and googly eyes to make a turkey face on a beige button, then hot glue gun it to a pretty colored fake flower. Repeat 4-5 times and presto! You have a turkey bouquet for your table.
8. Thanksgiving Craft: Turkey Poo
Perfect for a Friendsgiving party favor! Get a free printable and detailed instructions here.
9. Thankful Tree
One word: striking. Find out how to make this whimsical Thanksgiving decor here.
10. Fall Adult Coloring Pages – Free!
Coloring books aren't just for kids. Get in on the adult coloring trend by downloading these free printable coloring pages right here.
11. Framed Pine Cone Crafts
Hang pine cones with ribbons for a positively interesting window or wall decor this Thanksgiving. Some spare ribbons and pine cones are all it takes.
12. Sugar Cone Cornucopia
I love this! The secret to this awww-worthy cone-icopia is softening sugar cones and bending the point. It looks simple enough, but bending the cone takes patience.
13. Pumpkin Centerpiece Made From an Old Book
If you love old books as much as I do, this pumpkin centerpiece made from an old book is for you… Sure to impress guests too!
14. Fall Candle Centerpiece
Layer uncooked green lentils, red beans, and unpopped popcorn kernels in a large candle holder for a lovely Thanksgiving candle centerpiece. Fall decorating with hurricane vases takes an amazing turn with this simple idea.
15. Thankful Leaf Garland
Pretty and a good way to get into the season. Find the free fall leaf printables here and have everyone at your Thanksgiving dinner write down what they're thankful for. Do I smell a new family tradition?
16. DIY Glitter Acorns & Fall Wreath Inspiration
Make your Thanksgiving dinner a little more shiny. Isn't it amazing how something as ordinary as acorns can turn fancy and perfect with a little glitter?
17. Stenciled Leaf Mug | Fall Craft for Adults
Metallics are so in this season. Find out how to make these gorgeous stenciled leaf mugs right here.
18. Pumpkin Vase
19. Fall Mason Jar
Got spare mason jars? Transform them into fall decor at home in these shabby chic candle holders.
20. Glitter Pumpkin Decors
If you and your friends love glitter, then this DIY glitter pumpkin project is for you! Perfect as a decoration for fall, Thanksgiving, or Halloween.
21. Melted Crayon Pumpkins
If you're living in the tropical south, make these DIY origami fall paper crafts for Thanksgiving. See how to in this video from Enjoy Paper! Origami Tutorials:
There you have it, crafters and DIY buffs! Thanksgiving crafts for adults you can make by yourself or with some friends and family. Now you know, you don't have to spend big bucks on Thanksgiving decor, party favors, and crafts. A hand for DIY and an eye for arts and crafts is all you need!
Which of these Thanksgiving crafts for adults is making it to your list of to-dos this season? Tell us all about in the comments section below!
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on November 24, 2015, and has been updated for quality and relevancy.