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30 of The Best Superhero Crafts and DIYs for All

Inside: A fun collection of superhero crafts and DIYs aimed at all the family and not just kids

Some people never grow out of their love of superheroes. My husband Paul has been collecting old Flash and Green Lantern Comics since he was a boy, and I have been working on my superhero craft to celebrate his collection. I translated one of his vintage 60’s Flash Comics into a giant cross stitch.

Unfortunately, it’s taking me much longer than I thought, and I won’t finish it soon.

I have rounded up 30 excellent Superhero themed crafts that can be completed much more quickly. Also, these aren’t just crafts for kids; there is something for everyone, young and old, DC or Marvel fans.

Flash cross stitch

The Appeal of Superhero Crafts

Adults love superhero crafts too. Many grew up reading comic books or watching superhero TV shows and movies.

  1. There is a sense of nostalgia associated with superheroes. It can allow adults to reconnect with their childhood and feel a sense of familiarity and comfort.
  2. Superheroes offer a form of escapism, allowing people to temporarily escape their problems and immerse themselves in a world of fantasy and adventure.
  3. Superheroes often embody ideals such as courage, selflessness, and justice; they provide a positive role model and encourage people to aspire to be their best selves.
  4. They aren’t perfect, and despite their superhuman abilities, they have struggles and challenges relatable to regular people.
  5. But most of all, superheroes are entertaining with their thrilling battles between good and evil!

30 Incredible Superhero crafts

Superheroes aren't just for kids adults love them too. Here is a collection of 26 awesome superhero crafts for the big kid inside us. It doesn't matter if you are a DC or Marvel fan; there is a superhero DIY for you.


30 superhero crafts pin

Do you have a favourite superhero? Paul’s is the flash, I’m not that bothered, but I did like Thor in the recent movies.

Flash cross stitch superhero craft pin


Tuesday 29th of August 2017

I love the lamp idea so much. I have a ton of old figures and now know what Im making for my study. THANK YOU. And love your site.

Claire Armstrong

Tuesday 29th of August 2017

Thank you, Sara. The old figures do look great on the lamp. I've also used them in past to make a toys frame.


Thursday 18th of May 2017

Hi Claire! These look like so much fun! I love the flower pot it is so cute!

Claire Armstrong

Friday 19th of May 2017

Yes I like the flower pot too! I've got a bunch of old comics I might do this one for my sons room.

Katya Jackson

Wednesday 4th of May 2016

I love these ideas, especially the door!!! Looks so cool!

Claire Armstrong

Wednesday 4th of May 2016

Thank you ! The door does look awesome.

Amanda @ The Kolb Corner

Saturday 30th of April 2016

I know quite a few super hero fanatics. Such a great roundup! Thank you for sharing at Merry Monday!

Claire Armstrong

Sunday 1st of May 2016

Cheers and thank you!


Saturday 30th of April 2016

My 41 yr old son is still a BatMan fan and I know he would appreciate these. Thanks for sharing your creativity at Celebrate Your Story this is a really fun post.

Claire Armstrong

Sunday 1st of May 2016

Thank you ! I do t think they ever grow out of superheroes.