34 constellation arts & crafts
Inspired by the night sky? Here's 34 constellation arts and crafts to bring the galaxy into your home.
Bring the galaxy into your home with these crafty constellation arts and crafts projects! There's everything from zodiac embroidery to starry night clay DIYs so no matter your discipline you'll find a project that suits you. We've also included some constellation art ideas that you can do with kids, keeping them entertained throughout the summer holidays. Plus all these crafts would make great gifts for the space-lover in your life.
If you fancy some crafts that are a little more down to earth (get it?) check out our 18 rainbow craft ideas and our free craft patterns.
Your 34 constellation crafts
1. Starry night embroidery patterns
Light up your home with Mollie Makes' free constellation embroidery patterns. Embroidery makes for an amazing constellation art project and it'll give you a weekend craft to work on!
2. Constellation art diamond painting
Diamond painting is all the rage and we just had to include this intricate, constellation themed 5D kit. Once you've started diamond painting you'll never stop. We've got a whole round up of the best diamond painting kits, accessories and supplies here on Gathered if you catch the bug after this project!
3. Constellation banners
Learn how to sew 4 Legged Knots into an embroidered garland with Mollie Johnson's tutorial. You'll learn a new embroidery stitch and create some starry night bunting, it's a win-win!
4. Zodiac colouring book
Zodiac gifts don't get better than Lenka Filonenko's astrology colouring book. It's full of gorgeous constellation art for you to admire and colour. Pick up this book or check out our 42 colouring books for adults for more options!
5. Clay star banner
Make your own clay star bunting with Mollie Makes' Scandi star garland tutorial. There are all sorts of incredible constellation art you can create from clay including trinket dishes, pots and jewellery.
6. Constellation stencils
Give boring bedrooms a starry makeover with these constellation templates. Constellation art on the walls, on your clothes and even in your ears - let your obsession take over!
7. DIY constellation coasters
Almost Makes Perfect shows you how to make your own constellations coasters over on her blog. It's super easy and only uses a few household items!
8. Constellation resin moulds
Fancy giving resin crafts a go? Or concrete? Pick up this resin mould of all the star signs and make your own constellation art charms. We've got a whole guide to resin art and some of the best resin moulds on Gathered if you're new to the craft.
9. DIY constellation runner
Jessica Marquez's gorgeous french dot constellation runner will be the talk of all your dinner parties. Find her free how-to tutorial here. If you're after more crafty projects? Check out our top craft subscription box UK round-up and discover the best punch needle kits in our blog post.
10. Constellation trinket dish
Whip up these super cute trinket dishes and add your own star sign to the bottom. Ink Struck shows you how here. Head over to our complete guide to polymer clay too for some clay tips.
11. Origami stars
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Origami is a great project to while away the hours on. Pick up these starry night papers and John Montroll's Galaxy of Origami Stars book for the ultimate constellation duo. They'd make fab gifts too!
After more papercraft projects? Check out our origami section here on Gathered.
12. DIY constellation notebook
Give plain notepads a night-time makeover with The Things She Makes' free DIY. Add some constellation art to your stationary and you'll be star-gazing all day long.
13. Constellation string art
This constellation art DIY is a great one to do with kids. Head to Lucy Crick's DIY constellation string art and get the kids to thread their own star signs.
14. Constellation quilt
Haptic Lab have this beautiful constellation quilt pattern over in their shop. You can choose between the northern hemisphere or the southern and make your quilt completely personalised with different embroidery stitches. Purchase the pattern and start stitching the stars.
15. DIY star cake toppers
The night sky is the perfect theme for a party and these cake toppers will be a fab DIY addition to your party. Bring the stars back down to earth with Ruffled's DIY 3D cake toppers.
16. Constellation jars
These super-simple constellation jars only take a few materials but look really effective. Follow Craft Ideas tutorial and bring the stars into your bedroom.
17. Galaxy inspired glass kits
Berry Winter Design creates custom kits which give you everything you need to make your own glass fused beauty. Each design is based off the galaxy, including all the materials you need to make your master peice. Glass fusing is a fun new craft to try or give as a gift!
18. DIY stary ceiling
Give your ceilings some extra sparkle with Style Me Pretty's constellation art tutorial.
19. Constellation candles
These star sign candles by Elle Sees would make great zodiac gifts. Head to her blog post for the free tutorial and give plain candles a constellation art makeover.
20. Constellation light up wall hanging
Follow Makeful's video to create your own light up wall piece.
21. Constellation cross stitch
London Cross Stitch's has a whole host of constellation cross stitch patterns that are waiting for you to download and stitch. For even more wintery cross stitch check out our 47 winter cross stitch patterns.
22. DIY constellation mugs
Embrace constellation art into every aspect of your home! Customize plain mugs with Squirrelly Mind's cosmo tutorial.
23. Constellation wax seal kit
This wax seal kit by Sarina Craft Suppliers gets our stamp of approval. Choose your star sign, purchase and start stamping your star sign everywhere you go. This would be a great zodiac gift for a craft-lover!
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24. Night Sky napkin holders
Make your own constellation napkin holders and tea light holders with Brit Co's free tutorial.
25. Constellation felt animals
Make these adorable felt constellations with Little Dear's PDF pattern download. Both the templates and instructions are included in both!
26. Knit the phases of the moon
We truly have a constellation art project in every craft! Knit up the phases of the moon using Odd Knots and Threads pattern. It's a great beginner project but if you need a little help getting the knitting techniques down head to our knitting for beginners guide.
27. Constellation scarf
Transform an old scarf with Rising Baity's star stamping tutorial.
28. Macrame moon wall hanging
Create your own macrame moons with By Bella Design's macrame frame. If you're new to macrame check out our library of basic macrame knots for a free guide and learn how to make a macrame plant hanger with our simple tutorial.
29. Galaxy face art
Turn your face into constellation art with A Beautiful Mess' galaxy tutorial.
30. Zodiac animals crochet pattern bundle
Crochet up the Chinese zodiac animals with All About Ami's adorable amigurumi bundle. If you enjoy crocheting these cuties then head to our free amigurumi crochet patterns after.
31. DIY galaxy mirror
Kailo Chic shows you how to upcycle an old mirror with this funky galaxy print.
32. Make your own constellation art
Can Can Dancer shows you how to make your own constellation art with some string and studs!
33. Phases of the moon screen print
Make some galactic wonder for your home with Lucy Crick's DIY lino printing tutorial. Make her phases of the moon wall hanging and get hooked on screen printing.
34. Watercolour constellation art
Style Me Pretty shows you how to make these super pretty constellation art prints. They'd look great in any room of your home and would also make lovely gifts for a friend.
We hope you enjoyed our constellation art round up! Whether you're making them for yourself or as a zodiac gift for a friend we hope you have fun bring the night sky into your home. For more funky craft projects check out our DIY coasters and 33 five minutes crafts.
Phoebe has worked for Gathered, and our sister magazine Mollie Makes, for 3 years. She manages our Arts & Crafts section and specialises in social media and content strategy. She has a background in all things marketing, a flair for Pinterest and a knack for finding the next big craft trend. Previously she worked as Digital Campaign Executive for Fat Media. You may recognise her name from Mollie Makes Social Media magazine, where she shared her expertise and top tips on becoming social media savvy.
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