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Kookaburra Crafts & Song

Kookaburra Crafts & Song

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Many moons ago we did a video hangout (where several bloggers get together and share their ideas via a skype type recording) about Nursery Rhymes and Nursery Songs. They were all the obvious ones, such as Humpty Dumpty sat on a Wall and Five Little Ducks Went Swimming One Day.. but one that I REALLY […]

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Tea Light Snowman Ornament

Tea Light Snowman Ornament

| December 17, 2014 | 2 Comments

Here is a super cute little Snowman Craft for you – I love how quick and easy it is to make this snowman.. and that you can use this snowman craft as a Christmas Tree Ornament, or alternatively, add a little pin to the back and you have a fun and festive Seasonal Brooch to […]

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Classroom Christmas Craft – Handprint Tree

Classroom Christmas Craft – Handprint Tree

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here is a little Christmas Craft for the Classroom – a wonderful Handprint Christmas Tree. If you manage a classroom or a child minder with a house full of children, this is a wonderful collaborative Christmas Project to do to decorate your classroom or play area. It is super simple to do and a great way to […]

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Cork Print Snowman Cards

Cork Print Snowman Cards

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here is a quick post for you… as some of you may know, over on instagram, I do an #ArtClubMonday hashtag. Really, it is just a quick snap of a little project we are working on. It is usually open ended and the kids get to take it into whatever direction they want. Also, it […]

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Christmas Wreath Ornament Rainbow Loom

Christmas Wreath Ornament Rainbow Loom

| December 14, 2014 | 1 Comment

During the Summer holidays, when we were in the middle of our “Rainbow Loom” fever, teh kids and I came up with this super cute and simple Rainbow Loom Wreath idea – it works great as a Christmas Wreath ornament and is even cuter on our Fairy Door as a Christmas decoration. As we like […]

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Santa Star Cookies

Santa Star Cookies

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just a super quick post to say “Hello” we are over on Party Delight’s again today – this time sharing our Santa Star Cookies. We have made lots of simple Santa Star cards in the past – they are a great “toddler craft” and regarded as a bit of a traditional santa craft in Germany. […]

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Easy DIY Christmas Jumper for Kids

Easy DIY Christmas Jumper for Kids

| December 9, 2014 | 3 Comments

It is Christmas Jumper Day here in the UK soon and like many British school, the children will be wearing Christmas Jumpers on Friday 12th December to raise funds for Save The Children. Not actually owning any Christmas Jumpers (Red Ted, doesn’t really wear jumpers much) and not really having the time or inclination to […]

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Snow Day Activities (Outdoors)

Snow Day Activities (Outdoors)

| December 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

This is a post for those days that catch you unprepared – SNOW DAYS! Be sure to pin it for that cold cold day.. and also stock up on a item or two be ready for the great snow day (in particularly hot chocolate and marshmallows!!). So, the cold weather has finally hit us.. The […]

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Walnut Ornaments – Winter Bears

Walnut Ornaments – Winter Bears

| December 8, 2014 | 3 Comments

Soooo, we got crafty with Walnuts these past couple of weeks. I actually bought a BIG BAG OF PRETTY walnuts in Spain about 18 months ago and it has taken me this long to get around to crafting with them! Ha. Yep. That happens in my house ALL the time. Last week we made little […]

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12 Christmas Cork Crafts – Getting Festive!

12 Christmas Cork Crafts – Getting Festive!

| December 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

Welcome back to another Crafty “Round Up” and Craft Video!! Today’s topics is a favourite crafting material of mine – Wine Corks and Champagne Corks! It isn’t that we drink that much (ahem!), I get them all from my in law (honest!!), I just love the texture, shape and feel of course. They are almost […]

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Books with Blurb

Books with Blurb

| December 5, 2014 | 14 Comments

Have you heard of Blurb yet? Yes? No? Either way, I would love to tell you all about them today – as a lover of books and as a lover of photographs, I am a great fan of self publishing and have created a number of photo books for family in the past. Blurb is […]

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Walnut Crafts – Reindeer Ornament

Walnut Crafts – Reindeer Ornament

| December 3, 2014 | 8 Comments

Some of you may know that I love crafting with Walnuts. Like Horse Chestnuts, I have strong childhood memories of Autumn and Winter Crafts involving both Chestnuts and Walnuts. So both these items, though not necessarily common to others are items that I love crafting with, with my kids. Each year, I try and come […]

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Paddington Bear Craft using TP Rolls (of course!)

Paddington Bear Craft using TP Rolls (of course!)

| December 2, 2014 | 5 Comments

So.. my kids and I recently were lucky enough to go and see the new Paddington Bear Movie. Oh and how much we enjoyed it. I was particularly impressed to hear The Englishman chuckling away. I could go on and on about what we thought about the Paddington Movie, but I will send you over […]

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Star Crafts Ideas – Join the #GetYourCraftOn Challenge

Star Crafts Ideas – Join the #GetYourCraftOn Challenge

| December 1, 2014 | 4 Comments

‘Tis that time again, when the #GetYourCraftOn Challenge comes to Red Ted Art! This month, we are looking at STARS. All sorts of star crafts – be it Stars for Christmas or Stars for Mid Summer. Are you a space craft fan and want to explore the universe through stars? Well… now is your chance, […]

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