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Free Bunny Doll Pattern

| June 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Free Bunny Doll Pattern

Sooo…. some of you may know, that this is a BIG YEAR for me.. a BIG YEAR in which I hit a BIG NUMBER. No, I am not talking about pageviews on the blog, or growing subscriptions on my YouTube channel (but whilst I have your attention, to pop over and subscribe ūüėČ ) I […]

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How to Make a Taggie Blanket – Easy Sewing Project

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
How to Make a Taggie Blanket – Easy Sewing Project

Aaaah though my kids are now 7yrs and 5yrs… and many of our friends have “done” the baby “thing”, there is a new wave of babies around us… so lovely indeed. And as with previous friend’s babies, I LOVE to make my own baby gifts. In the past, I used to knit an adorable little […]

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How to Make a Toothless Dragon Costume

| March 12, 2015 | 2 Comments
How to Make a Toothless Dragon Costume

As you know, every so often, a reader shares some FABULOUS CRAFTY GOODNESS with me.. I then ask if they would mind me sharing it with you, here, on Red Ted Art. Today, is such a day. I was asking my readers about their World Book Day costumes and which book characters their kids had […]

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Duct Tape Rose Pens – How To

| February 3, 2015 | 2 Comments
Duct Tape Rose Pens – How To

Here is a little craft, that I have been meaning to share with you for aaaaaages. We were given some little Duct Tape rose pens by the peeps at Hobbycraft and I knew I had to make some more. Love using any “old pens” that are lying around and tarting them in relative minutes and […]

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Heart Box DIY – Free Printable Pattern

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
Heart Box DIY – Free Printable Pattern

The 31 Days of Love Series continues. Today we have a combined effort from me here at Red Ted Art and our guest poster Shelah. We share a little heart box printable pattern – first make your own little heart box and then get the kids to decorate. This little heart box printable can come […]

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DIY Heart Candle Gift

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
DIY Heart Candle Gift

Today I welcome Varya and her lovely Heart Candle DIY – not only do these candles look pretty, but they smell gorgeous too. What a lovely gift idea for kids to make! Ideal for Valentine’s Day or Mother’s Day gifts! As a mom of a 6 year old who goes to kindergarten, I have to […]

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Faux Druzy Pendant Tutorial

| January 18, 2015 | 1 Comment
Faux Druzy Pendant Tutorial

I am fascinated with druzy jewelry.¬† I almost prefer the uneven, organic geometry of the quartz covered rocks to a perfectly cut gem.¬† (Notice I said almost, if you would like to send any extra precious gems my way, I will happily accept them).¬† For those who are unfamiliar with druzy, picture a colorful, sparkling […]

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Valentine’s Day Craft – Salt Dough Heart Footprints

| January 3, 2015 | 25 Comments
Valentine’s Day Craft – Salt Dough Heart Footprints

I am very excited about Valentines Day this year, Little N who is now 2 years old is a very inquisitive, thoughtful little girl who enjoys getting messy and having fun. She has such a great relationship with both sets of Grandparents so this is an opportunity to get creative and make a lovely Valentine’s […]

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Moustache Crafts – Mug Gift For Dad

| December 28, 2014 | 1 Comment
Moustache Crafts – Mug Gift For Dad

So, a little while a go, I decided it would be fun to investigate all things MOUSTACHE (or mustache! depending on where you are from). The Moustache is a quircky little accessory, that is great to adding to ANYTHING, a bit like googly eyes and turn it from “something” into “something fun”! I wouldn’t say […]

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Kids Art Plates – Gifts Kids Can Make

| November 26, 2014 | 2 Comments
Kids Art Plates – Gifts Kids Can Make

So.. you know me, I LOVE thrifty, economical, recycled crafts – I like crafts that you can more or less do easily at home – using cereal boxes or TP Rolls… or crafts that use things you have collected on a walk to the park… but every so often, I can’t resist a “non thrifty […]

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Easy (Last Minute) Gift Wrapping Ideas with Brown Paper

| November 3, 2014 | 1 Comment
Easy (Last Minute) Gift Wrapping Ideas with Brown Paper

Well… I don’t know about you, but I frequently get “caught out” with no Gift Wrapping Paper left over. So much so, that last year, I pulled together 12 DIY Gift Wrap ideas for you to browse and be inspired by (as well as getting the kids involved and helping!). A few weeks back, I […]

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Gifts Kids Can Make: Kid Art Lamps

| October 27, 2014 | 4 Comments
Gifts Kids Can Make: Kid Art Lamps

Oh I am so excited to share today’s craft with you!!! It is an idea I spotted in shop for purchase.. and I thought would be fun to recreate in a child friendly way – turning a wineglass into a DIY lamp. The shop one was “all finished” and featured Queen Victoria, but I was […]

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Doll in a Box – My Gift to my 5yrd Old

| October 23, 2014 | 21 Comments
Doll in a Box – My Gift to my 5yrd Old

Let me begin by saying.. yes…. I am SHOWING OFF! This post is all about me showing off to you. Because I am really rather, very and totally pleased with myself. There. I hope you don’t mind my smugness, but sometimes, I think you just have to be, right?!?! A few months ago, we received […]

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TP Roll Gift Box Ideas

| October 11, 2014 | 2 Comments
TP Roll Gift Box Ideas

Soooo, yes, we do have little spurts of activity and craftiness.. and often one theme sparks another.. you may have noticed a few TP Roll Crafts popping up on Red Ted Art these last few days.. well, if you know us, you know how much we LOVE craft with Loo Rolls! So much so, we […]

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