DIYKids. February 3rd, 2023

DIY Galaxy Projects inspired by Nebula, Space and Universe

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DIY Galaxy projects inspired by nebula, outer space, universe and constellations include ideas to make crafts for kids and adults. DIY Galaxy projects are inspired by constellations, nebula, outer space and universe to bring to you ideas for kids fun and home decoration.


Great for Star Wars fans. Create all sorts of crafts using Galaxy as the central theme. Like galaxy prints, slime for kids, necklaces, nebula art, wall art, jars, glowing nebula mason jars, upcycle clothes and accessories with painted galaxy and nebula prints (also known as fabric painting) and so much more.


DIY galaxy projects inspired by nebula, space and universe



Galaxy projects include tutorials to use dollar store craft supplies like glitter, acrylic paint, fabric paint, glue and are relatively cheap given the attractive-look. These ideas can also spark innovations for DIY galaxy projects like:

  • nebula
  • outer space
  • universe
  • solar system
  • planets
  • milky way
  • black holes
  • space rocks
  • comets
  • asteroids
  • meteoroids




DIY Galaxy Projects and Ideas

In this post you will find the following Galaxy inspired ideas:

  • Galaxy dream catcher
  • Painted galaxy umbrella
  • DIY galaxy nail art
  • Galaxy art pumpkin diy
  • DIY galaxy shoes
  • Nebula necklace
  • How to make galaxy print?
  • DIY Galaxy lanterns
  • Homemade galaxy soap
  • Glow in the dark galaxy jars
  • Element jar necklace
  • DIY nebula jar
  • How to spray paint galaxy?
  • Galaxy dough
  • Reflective galaxy on paper
  • DIY nebula jewelry
  • Printed galaxy envelopes
  • Make galaxy
  • DIY galaxy dress
  • Galaxy cuff
  • Kids sensory activities galaxy oobleck
  • DIY galaxy lights
  • Galaxy slime borax free
  • DIY galaxy bath bombs
  • Make galaxy Easter eggs
  • DIY galaxy tshirt
  • Galaxy twist dye galaxy shirt
  • DIY galaxy wall art


1. Galaxy dream catcher

Interstellar Nebula in a cosmic galaxy native woven dreamcatcher via Etsy.



2. Painted galaxy umbrella

Paint your own galaxy umbrella and turn an ordinary umbrella around with space fun.



3. DIY galaxy nail art

DIY galaxy nails with space inspired nail art.



4. DIY galaxy shoes

Space shoes insired by DIY galaxy projects.



Make DIY Galaxy Crafts

5. Handmade Nebula necklace

Turn mini jars into Nebula necklaces. Idea inspired by Etsy.



6. Galaxy art pumpkin

DIY Galaxy Pumpkin with some paint brushes and splatters to get the space look.



7. Make galaxy print

Learn how to make galaxy print with this painting video tutorial.



8. DIY galaxy lanterns

Use space themed universe inspired Galaxy light paper via Etsy to make galaxy lanterns.



9. Homemade galaxy soaps

Homemade galaxy soap bar is not a DIY project. Beautiful glycerin soap is sold online at Etsy.



10. Glow in the dark galaxy jars

Use glow in the dark fabric paint and paint brush to turn glass jars into Glow in the dark Galaxy Jars.



11. Element jar necklace

Make these cute element jar necklaces with necklace jars, cotton balls and acrylic paints. Soak each cotton ball in the color of your choice and fit it into the jar till desired combination is achieved. Seal it with cork lid and your necklace is ready.



12. Create nebula jar

Create Nebula jar galaxy by combining cotton buds, acrylic paints, glitter and water in a mason jar. Have fun experimenting and creating various patterns.



DIY Galaxy Art

13. How to spray paint a galaxy?

Paint a galaxy in 30 minutes with this awesome cardboard box trick.



Galaxy inspired science projects for kids

14. Galaxy dough

Make Galaxy dough for sensory activities using flour, salt, water, baby oil, cream of tartar, food coloring, glycerin and glitter.



15. Reflective galaxy on paper

Kids will enjoy rainbow paper color science experiment. Use the water and nail polish technique on black construction paper or black card stock. In a bowl of water sprinkle some nail polish and dip and dry paper on towel to make various color reflections.



16. DIY nebula jewelry

DIY Nebula prints on wood are easy to create. Decoupage painted paper on wood and coat it with resin. Find more stunning resin projects that look expensive.



17. Printed galaxy envelopes

Print galaxy on white paper using colored printer and make envelopes.



18. DIY galaxy bag

DIY galaxy clutch using paints and foam brush. Coat it with mod podge to seal your work.



19. Galaxy Star Wars Cuffs

DIY Galaxy cuffs are fun to make with kids especially star wars or other space character fans!



20. Galaxy dyed dress

Super cool galaxy dress using tie and dye technique.



21. Make Galaxy Oobleck Kids Sensory Activities

DIY Galaxy Oobleck to develop kid’s sensory skills. You will need cornflour, water and food colors for this science experiment. Find more creative ways to make abstract art projects with kids. I bet this collection has at least one idea that is new to you.



22. Galaxy light DIY

Turn simple black candle light votives into shining galaxy with some paint and glitter.


Make night sky slime

23. Borax free galaxy slime

Night sky galaxy slime for kids. I love the colors shining in this picture below. Looks so satisfactory to grasp and play.



24. Galaxy bath bomb

Make DIY galaxy bath bombs following this awesome video tutorial.



25. Galaxy black tshirt

Galaxy painted black shirt.



26. Galaxy Painted Easter Eggs

Splatter paint on painted black plastic eggs to make DIY Galaxy Easter Eggs. Some more Painted Easter Egg Ideas and Edible Easter Eggs.

Galaxy Easter Eggs


27. Twist dye galaxy

Galaxy twist dye and bleach tshirt tutorial.


Make Galaxy wall art

28. Galaxy canvas art

Galaxy wall art idea inspired by Etsy.

Go out and paint the stars – Van Gogh



29. Constellation lighted wall art

Last but not the least my personal favourite constellation starry lights wall art. This project is super easy and cool to make. Trace your constellation and paint the frame black leaving the white spots to shine as the twinkle lights are turned on at the back of the canvas.

constellation wall art tutorial


I hope you enjoyed these DIY galaxy project ideas and crafts.



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  1. Marte says:

    What a lovely post! Thank you for featuring my galaxy soap and linking to my shop 🙂

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