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Handprint Animals: A Complete Alphabet A-Z

| October 6, 2012 | 53 Comments
Handprint Animals: A Complete Alphabet A-Z

Well, it has been a fun 26 weeks! I cannot believe that we embarked on a Handprint Alphabet over 26 weeks ago (that is 6 months ago?! Wow). And what an alphabet journey it has been! We started off with an innocent A for Alien.. then a B for Bee.. and suddenly we were on […]

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Fall Blog Hop – Fall Activities to Inspire You

| September 20, 2012 | 10 Comments
Fall Blog Hop – Fall Activities to Inspire You

Autumn is a special time of year. Warm summer days go, yet we often still have bright blue sunny and fresh days. The leaves start to turn and fall from the trees. And the kids get to collect acorns and chestnuts in the park. Wonderful. A great time to get crafty and get stuck in. […]

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15 Homemade Christmas Tree Ornaments

| September 15, 2012 | 24 Comments
15 Homemade Christmas Tree Ornaments

We do love Christmas and one thing we LOVE doing is making at least one little homemade Christmas ornament every year. Both for our Christmas tree and Granny’s! Some these I made with the children, some on my own and hopefully there will be something for everyone! If you are new to Red Ted Art, […]

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20 Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

| September 12, 2012
20 Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

So this year, will be the first year that we will “do” pumpkins, so I thought a round up of pumpkin decorating ideas would come in handy. The Uncle has announced that he will be the annual “pumpkin carver” in the family. We will all drive down for a visit, whilst The Uncle rolls up […]

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Washi Tape Crafts & Ideas

| August 24, 2012 | 28 Comments
Washi Tape Crafts & Ideas

Well.. I don’t know about you, but I am a collector and subsequent horder of pretty things – including Washi Tape. Washi Tape is just too cute. And I just have to have it. All of it. So I buy Washi Tape. I ooh at my Washi Tape. And then the Washi Tape lands in […]

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20 Back To School Crafts & Ideas

| August 13, 2012 | 30 Comments
20 Back To School Crafts & Ideas

Well, well, well.. for some of us the Summer holidays have all but started, for others, the new School Year is beginning! So get ready for “Back to School” craft ideas. To be honest, they are great activity throughout the holidays (who doesn’t love a bit of stationary?!), as well as the new school year […]

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50 Halloween Crafts & Ideas

| August 1, 2012 | 19 Comments
50 Halloween Crafts & Ideas

Don’t you just love a little bit of “Halloween Spook”? The one time of year to where you can let your hair down and get ghoulish. Putting this list of Halloween crafts together, really got me all excited and now I can’t wait for the spooky season to begin and have some fun with the […]

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How to.. Make Things For Him

| July 27, 2012 | 7 Comments
How to.. Make Things For Him

Well.. the “busy period” is slowly coming to an end – Red Ted Art “The Book” draft has been submitted, the crafts have been crafted and we have almost finished the photoshoot. It is all looking fantastic and is soooo exciting. But we still have to wait until April 2013! In the meantime, I am […]

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Space Crafts & Ideas to Inspire

| July 9, 2012 | 18 Comments
Space Crafts & Ideas to Inspire

Welcome back to our “Get Crafty” round up! A round up of crafty ideas out there designed to inspire you and your family to get crafty! This month’s theme is “Space” – all those wonderful, stars, planets, moons, rockets and maybe the odd aliens. Hopefully you will find something for everyone. I have also teaming […]

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Kids Crafts: Baking with Kids

| July 4, 2012 | 11 Comments
Kids Crafts: Baking with Kids

Before you fret… the Kids Get Crafty linky is still on.. just keep SCROLLING down!  Ahem? Kids Crafts, Recipe Round Up?! Say WHAT!? Yes, yes, yes, yes… baking isn’t strictly speaking kids crafts. However, you can be VERY creative when you get baking. And many people don’t realise quite how many tastey treats there are […]

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25 More Boy Craft Ideas

| June 4, 2012 | 10 Comments
25 More Boy Craft Ideas

A while back I did a round up of “Boy Craft Ideas” – a round up of ideas focussing on things to make with and for boys. Of course all the ideas apply to girls too – there is no real “gender discrimination” – I have a girl and a boy myself and we make […]

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35+ Elves and Fairies – Midsummer Celebration Round Up

| May 14, 2012 | 38 Comments
35+ Elves and Fairies – Midsummer Celebration Round Up

With midsummer approaching, I thought it would be fun to have a special “Fairies & Elves” round up – anything impish, elfish, fairy-ish and midsummer-night-ish to get you into that whimsical magical feeling! Hopefully the selectioin below will set you up for midsummer celebrations. When it comes to fairies, I particularly like the nature and waldorf […]

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20 Card Making Ideas for Kids

| May 11, 2012 | 8 Comments
20 Card Making Ideas for Kids

The kids and I love Card Making. As I have a rather pragmatic streak, I find that making cards for relatives and friends is a great way to have a creative session with the children AND to have a good “use” for the resulting craft. We do keep a lot of artwork, but we can’t […]

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Olympic Crafts: 20+ Crafts, Activities & Ideas to Inspire

| May 1, 2012 | 52 Comments
Olympic Crafts: 20+ Crafts, Activities & Ideas to Inspire

The Olympic Games is probably one of the biggest and most well known sporting event in the world – yes, there are others in racing, golfing and tennis – but nothing quite captures the hearts and minds of people as the Olympics. New to Red Ted Art? Why not subscribe to email in the top […]

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