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Moustache Crafts – Mug Gift For Dad

| December 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
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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30 Star Wars Crafts & Activities

| December 26, 2014 | 1 Comment
30 Star Wars Crafts & Activities

Now.. I don’t know about you, but both The Englishman and my son are HUGE STAR WARS fans.. I guess it is a generational thing (mainly the Englishman’s childhood) and him passing on his childhood passion to his son. Personally, I enjoy the Star Wars films and the Star Wars characters, but I really don’t […]

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Kookaburra Crafts & Song

| December 22, 2014 | 2 Comments
Kookaburra Crafts & Song

Many moons ago we did a video hangout (where several bloggers get together and share their ideas via a skype type recording) about Nursery Rhymes and Nursery Songs. They were all the obvious ones, such as Humpty Dumpty sat on a Wall and Five Little Ducks Went Swimming One Day.. but one that I REALLY […]

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Tea Light Snowman Ornament

| December 17, 2014 | 2 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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Santa Star Cookies

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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 | 3 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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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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12 Christmas Cork Crafts – Getting Festive!

| December 5, 2014 | 1 Comment
12 Christmas Cork Crafts – Getting Festive!

Welcome back to another Crafty “Round Up” and Craft Video!! Today’s topics is a favourite crafting material of mine – Wine Corks and Champagne Corks! It isn’t that we drink that much (ahem!), I get them all from my in law (honest!!), I just love the texture, shape and feel of course. They are almost […]

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Walnut Crafts – Reindeer Ornament

| December 3, 2014 | 8 Comments
Walnut Crafts – Reindeer Ornament

Some of you may know that I love crafting with Walnuts. Like Horse Chestnuts, I have strong childhood memories of Autumn and Winter Crafts involving both Chestnuts and Walnuts. So both these items, though not necessarily common to others are items that I love crafting with, with my kids. Each year, I try and come […]

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50 Star Crafts Ideas

| December 1, 2014 | 5 Comments
50 Star Crafts Ideas

‘Tis that time again, when the #GetYourCraftOn Challenge comes to Red Ted Art! This month, we are looking at STARS. All sorts of star crafts – be it Stars for Christmas or Stars for Mid Summer. Are you a space craft fan and want to explore the universe through stars? Well… now is your chance, […]

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Rag Rug Wreath – Recycled Christmas

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Rag Rug Wreath – Recycled Christmas

A few weeks ago the lovely Elspeth from Ragged Life contacted me and invited me along to one of her Rag Rug making workshops. I remembered making similar Rag Rugs when I was little and at school and immediately wanted to revive my rag rug know how. So course accepted to come along. After some […]

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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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15 Bird Feeder Crafts

| November 24, 2014 | 5 Comments
15 Bird Feeder Crafts

Welcome back to another Crafty Video with Ali from Kids Chaos and myself! This week, is more of an “ideas chat” (with simple instructions discussed!) as we discuss Bird Feeders! And looking after birds this Winter. The majority of the Bird Feeders discussed are quite simple and need little explanation. There are few things to […]

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Christmas Pudding Felt Ornament

| November 23, 2014 | 1 Comment
Christmas Pudding Felt Ornament

I love getting together and getting crafty with my GROWN UP friends too. A few weeks ago (yes, it has taken me THIS LONG to finally get it sorted and “up on Red Ted Art), we go together for a simple Felt Ornament making session. We had made these Felt Stars many moons ago and […]

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