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25 Hanukkah (Chanukah) Crafts – The Festival of Lights

| September 30, 2015 | 2 Comments
25 Hanukkah (Chanukah) Crafts – The Festival of Lights

Looking for some cute and quirky Hanukkah crafts? Looking for Hanukkah crafts for kids? Or more Hanukkah decorating ideas or gift ideas? Hopefully, the ideas I share with you today will give you a great source of inspiration to get you started. There are all the main themes to be found here from Dreidels, to […]

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Sewing for Kids: Button Star Ornaments

| September 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
Sewing for Kids: Button Star Ornaments

Have you got a little one in the house, who is dying to give “grown up crafts” a go? Or are you dying to teach your young ones skills such as knitting and sewing? When ARE kids ready to have a go at these? To be honest, I do think there is no “specific age”, but […]

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Origami Paper Bows – GORGEOUS GIFT WRAP IDEA!

| August 4, 2015 | 5 Comments
Origami Paper Bows – GORGEOUS GIFT WRAP IDEA!

Oh how I love love love paper bows! And now that I have finally gotten my YouTube channel *going*, creating a how to make a paper bow video was simply the best way to show you how to make this lovely Kirigami craft. Kirigami is the art of paper folding, where a  little cutting is […]

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Stacking Origami Gift Boxes – Cute Cats

| June 19, 2015 | 2 Comments
Stacking Origami Gift Boxes – Cute Cats

Today we have a super cute guest post (or guest vlog, depending on how you see it) from Jenny Chan over at Origami Tree. Jenny is a passionate paper and Origami crafter and has a wonderful youtube channel with lots of classic and brand new Origami Patterns. Today, she is sharing with us these super […]

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Craft Stick Paper Stars

| June 2, 2015 | 8 Comments
Craft Stick Paper Stars

So, this post today is a joint effort by one of my readers (Katie H), our sister site Fun Crafts Kids and my Youtube channel….. and combined we made these wonderful little Craft Stick Stars – don’t they look adorable? I love Katie’s photos of them displayed on her window and how these little tissue […]

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Button Salt Dough Hearts

| February 4, 2015 | 1 Comment
Button Salt Dough Hearts

We have made salt dough many many times over the years. Salt dough is such a great kids craft – easy, versatile and so economic too (ok, cheap!! hahaha). I always order a bag of salt with my shopping, just so we have some in for salt dough making emergencies (aka rainy day activities!). We […]

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Tea Light Snowman Ornament

| December 17, 2014 | 3 Comments
Tea Light Snowman Ornament

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

| December 16, 2014 | 1 Comment
Classroom Christmas Craft – Handprint Tree

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

| December 15, 2014 | 2 Comments
Cork Print Snowman Cards

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

| December 14, 2014 | 1 Comment
Christmas Wreath Ornament Rainbow Loom

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

| December 10, 2014 | 1 Comment
Santa Star Cookies

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

| December 9, 2014 | 4 Comments
Easy DIY Christmas Jumper for Kids

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)

| December 9, 2014 | 3 Comments
Snow Day Activities (Outdoors)

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

| December 8, 2014 | 3 Comments
Walnut Ornaments – Winter Bears

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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