Easter Archives - Page 3 of 5 - Red Ted Art's Blog

RSSEaster

Kids Easter Crafts: Walnut Nests

| February 20, 2013 | 11 Comments
Kids Easter Crafts: Walnut Nests

I am so excited to share this week’s Kids Craft – our little walnut nests. Walnut crafts are just something I am rather partial too – they really remind me of my childhood and I love the “frugal ness” of saving the shell from walnuts you eat at home. To make these little nests, we […]

Continue Reading

Easter Crafts Challenge

| February 12, 2013 | 14 Comments
Easter Crafts Challenge

Hello! Today, I share with you a very special Easter Craft Ideas round up. It is a collection of Easter Crafts from two of my “communities”. One is  the very new G+ Arts & Crafts Community (all welcome, just request and invite) and the other is our Craft Chat group on Facebook (again, just request […]

Continue Reading

Kids Crafts: Easy Pom Pom Bunnies

| February 6, 2013 | 31 Comments
Kids Crafts: Easy Pom Pom Bunnies

I have been waiting and waiting and waiting to make pom poms with the kids for absolutely ages. I wasn’t sure when they would have the dexterity to do it. So, when I saw the fun “fork poms poms” making the internet rounds, I thought the same principle could be applied to a piece of […]

Continue Reading

DIY Wrapping Paper – Fingerprint Ideas

| November 24, 2012 | 8 Comments
DIY Wrapping Paper – Fingerprint Ideas

The DIY wrapping paper series continues. Today we have one my favourites: Fingerprint designed wrapping paper. There are so many different and cute designs you can make with fingerprints. Chicks for Easter, Bees for whenever, Balloons for Birthdays, hearts for Valentines and of course Reindeer for Christmas. Wrap your gift in plain paper Use ink […]

Continue Reading

Quick Craft Post: Alternative Easter Gifts

| April 6, 2012 | 0 Comments
Quick Craft Post: Alternative Easter Gifts

The Dino Egg Soaps are ready as part of our alternative Easter presents!! I made some in different colours… wrapped them in cellophane. The red one is in fact a snake… but that works for the “egg theme” too I think. The kids will like them! Some are going to friends as gifts too! I […]

Continue Reading

How To… Make a Tooth Fairy Box & More Kinder Surprise Craft Ideas

| March 23, 2012 | 31 Comments
How To… Make a Tooth Fairy Box & More Kinder Surprise Craft Ideas

This is a hybrid “How To” and craft round up – all about Kinder Egg Surprise cases – I made Tooth Fairy boxes for the kids… the kids made a horsey.. and I collated more ideas to inspire you this Easter (and all year round)! So, my children had some Kinder Surprise Eggs as a treat recently […]

Continue Reading

Quick Kids Craft: Easy Spotty Eggs

| March 19, 2012 | 26 Comments
Quick Kids Craft: Easy Spotty Eggs

Hello.. a very quick craft for you – easy spotty eggs – a great way to decorate eggs this easter with toddlers and young children! They are part of a post I wrote for Tesco Magazine. As a child, we used to colour our hard boiled eggs with food dye and then stick on pictures […]

Continue Reading

Kids Crafts: Chocolate Easter Nest

| March 14, 2012 | 41 Comments
Kids Crafts: Chocolate Easter Nest

Welcome back to Kids Get Crafty! This week we share our easy peasy Easter Nests – this is probably the most “obvious” Easter activities I can think of. But just because it is obvious, doesn’t mean it isn’t good. I am sure many of you have made Easter nests before. They are simple. Fun and […]

Continue Reading

Quick Craft Post: Easter Chick Cards

| March 12, 2012 | 15 Comments
Quick Craft Post: Easter Chick Cards

I love these little Easter chick cards – they are perfect for preschoolers or toddlers to help with, but I think are cute made by any age group.  I made them for an Easter series at the Guardian last year and haven’t had a chance to post them on Red Ted Art yet. But here […]

Continue Reading

How to… Make Soap (for Beginners)!

| March 9, 2012 | 56 Comments
How to… Make Soap (for Beginners)!

How to make soap – for beginners or a Dinosaur activity for you! (Say what? Dinosaurs AND soap? Read on..). “Real” soap making is actually tricky, you need chemicals (Lye) and safety equipment (googles, gloves) and thermometers… so after reading lots about it, I decided that maybe it wasn’t quite for me. But I still […]

Continue Reading

Kids Crafts: Easter Bonnets

| March 7, 2012 | 35 Comments
Kids Crafts: Easter Bonnets

Welcome to Netmum’s special “Easter Bonnet week”! Every year us mums get sent home from school with the task to create an Easter Bonnet with our children

Continue Reading

Kids Crafts: Cotton Wool Lambs

| February 28, 2012 | 37 Comments
Kids Crafts: Cotton Wool Lambs

Welcome back to this week’s Kids Crafts – our wooly little lambs. We actually made this lamb craft a year ago for an article in Guardian “Creativity in the Classroom” … and finally it is time to share it here on Red Ted Art too. Hooray. You can make this sheep craft at any time […]

Continue Reading

How To… make Egg Candles for Easter

| February 24, 2012 | 27 Comments
How To… make Egg Candles for Easter

Welcome back to this week’s How To where I show you how to make a candle again – this time Egg Candles in time for Easter – so if your are looking for Easter Egg ideas, look no further! This is a good time to start planning your Easter Egg ideas, as you have to […]

Continue Reading

Kids Crafts: Kids Easter Egg Decorating

| February 22, 2012 | 32 Comments
Kids Crafts: Kids Easter Egg Decorating

Aaargh EASTER?! I hear you exclaim? What? But Easter is aaaages away… yes yes, I know, but… the kids don’t really care that we made Easter Eggs Chicks already, they just had fun. If you want to make these, you have to start on some egg blowing (check out how on my How To Make Easter […]

Continue Reading