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35 Tin Can Crafts

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
35 Tin Can Crafts

Welcome! Finally, we are back in our “craft video content” creating mode (that was a mouthful)… yes, we had a little break and now we are back with avengance.. today we look at Tin Can Crafts – you know, your bake bean  cans or your tuna fish cans? Quite sturdy and strong… with tricky tin […]

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Button Craft Ideas

| April 22, 2014 | 10 Comments
Button Craft Ideas

This week we are looking at yet another lovely craft material: BUTTONS and Button Crafts. Buttons is something that I have always loved, ever since I was a child. I remember my grandmother having this box of buttons, that I could spend HOURS sorting through. It contained these tiniest of buttons with three tiny holes, […]

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Nursery Rhyme Activities and Crafts

| March 25, 2014 | 11 Comments
Nursery Rhyme Activities and Crafts

As we enjoyed our Fairy Tale Crafts video so much, we thought we would get together and do a Nursery Rhyme Crafts and Activities video too! By nursery rhymes, I mean poems and songs – basically any poems or songs that make your childhood special. The children had a great time exploring Nursery Rhymes through […]

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Bunny & Rabbit Crafts (and some cheeky Carrots!)

| March 4, 2014 | 10 Comments
Bunny & Rabbit Crafts (and some cheeky Carrots!)

Bunnies and rabbits are BIG in our house. Both the kids “comforters” are and were Rabbits. So it is only natural for us to explore some bunny crafts… and as Easter is around the corner, bunny crafts are just perfect for your Easter craft inspiration too. So I set my fellow crafty bloggers the challenge […]

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Spring Craft Ideas

| February 27, 2014 | 7 Comments
Spring Craft Ideas

As you may have guessed, we are getting all excited about Spring Crafts at the moment!! Spring is definitely in the air and with that we love to start thinking about garden crafts, planting things, flowers, blossoms and butterflies. So many heart lifting things that Spring brings our way. As usual, I have gotten together […]

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Fairy Tale Crafts & Activities

| February 12, 2014 | 7 Comments
Fairy Tale Crafts & Activities

As you may have noticed, we have been sharing some Fairy Tale Crafts on the site recently. My kids are JUST at that age, where they love Fairy Tales and can’t get enough of them. They are 6yrs and 4yrs old and I guess their addiction is also fuelled by Fairy Tale Activities at Preschool […]

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Valentine’s Day Craft Ideas

| January 14, 2014 | 12 Comments
Valentine’s Day Craft Ideas

It is VALENTINE’S DAY a go go here on Red Ted Art. We have kicked of a 31 Days of Love series and have already had 28 Bloggers share their Valentines Crafts with us – check out all the wonderful and ecclectic Valentine’s Cards, Valentines Gifts and Valentines Treats!! But I digress, today is all about our Valentine’s Day […]

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Upcycled Fabric Craft Ideas

| January 7, 2014 | 4 Comments
Upcycled Fabric Craft Ideas

Our thrifty craft ideas continue (we have LOTS of Recycled Craft Ideas here on Red Ted Art). Earlier this month we shared our Cardboard Box Craft ideas with you and now it is time for some Fabric Craft Ideas. Clearly you can use ANY fabric going… but I love nothing better than upcycling those old […]

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20 Cardboard Box Craft Ideas

| January 2, 2014 | 8 Comments
20 Cardboard Box Craft Ideas

We have a bit of a love affair with Cardboard here on Red Ted Art. Similarly to Loo Rolls, it is a free and super versatile material and we have made so many toys from it that the kids love and play with all the time. With Christmas just over, we have an abundance of […]

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Advent Calendar Ideas

| November 7, 2013 | 15 Comments
Advent Calendar Ideas

We are hurtling towards the most magical season of the year: Christmas. Explore these Advent Calendar Ideas to see how you can make the big “count down” to Christmas special. Remember, advent calendars do NOT have to be about chocolate and toys and gifts… but I love some of the ideas discussed in this video […]

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Leaf Crafts for All Year

| October 16, 2013 | 9 Comments
Leaf Crafts for All Year

Leaves… glorious leaves. They are such a wonderful indicator of the Seasons – and in terms of leaves, the most glorious season is of course Autumn with all the beautiful Autumn colours. I love the reds and oranges and yellows. Beautiful. So we love doing leaf crafts too, celebrating wonderful nature all around us! As […]

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Day of the Dead Crafts/ Dia De Los Muertos

| October 3, 2013 | 7 Comments
Day of the Dead Crafts/ Dia De Los Muertos

Dia De Los Muertos My kids have recently been quite fascinated by “death” (sorry, I think it is their age) and try and be as honest as possible with them. We thought that looking at Day of the Dead (Dia de Los Muertos) crafts could help them talk some more about it. I personally always […]

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Nature Crafts for Autumn

| September 23, 2013 | 7 Comments
Nature Crafts for Autumn

Autumn is a BEAUTIFUL time of year for crafting with nature. There are so many Nature Crafts out there to be inspired by and it is a wonderful time of year to get the kids involved in collecting and making. Using nature to craft with is wonderful on so many ways – the kids get […]

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Foraging Tips, Tricks and Recipes

| September 13, 2013 | 4 Comments
Foraging Tips, Tricks and Recipes

A slightly more unusual topic for us here at Red Ted Art, but one that I LOVE: Foraging – going into the great outdoors with empty buckets and containers.. and coming back with nature’s gifts of blackberries, apples, elderberry and whatever else you can find! Foraging is a wonderful activity to do with kids. Helps […]

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