Check out Made by Joel for lots of clever family crafting ideas. If you'd like a sneak preview, have a look at this video first to see Joel and some of his clever creations.
I love that woodpecker! This reminds me of some of the things my mom and I used to create. I agree with Joel that it's valuable to help our children explore the wonders of the physical world through using all 5 senses, and to help them develop their ability to create.