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Gifts Kids Can Make: Hama Bead Keyring Owls

| July 2, 2014 | 8 Comments
Gifts Kids Can Make: Hama Bead Keyring Owls

So, we are coming to the end of our school year and I wanted Red Ted to make some small gifts for some of his “extra curricular” teachers. He has some lovely teachers, doing extra classes such as a writing workshop and “multi sports” with him and he loves the classes sooooo much. I thought […]

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Gifts Kids Can Make: Jar Lid Picture Frames

| May 9, 2014
Gifts Kids Can Make: Jar Lid Picture Frames

Our mini Guest Post series continues…. celebrating the  UK Blogging Awards time –  “BiBs” , I am taking the opportunity to show case some of my fellow nominees! As it is now time to vote for your favourite crafty (Brit) blog…  This year, I am in crafts and outstanding categories (thank you for those of you who […]

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Gifts that Kids Can Make: Notebook Decoupage

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Gifts that Kids Can Make: Notebook Decoupage

We are always looking for gifts that kids can make – so that the children can give personalised gifts to grandparents, uncles, aunties and friends… I have to warn you though… with my 4 and 6 year old, that usually means we need to make twice as many gifts as needed, so that they can […]

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Button Crafts: Button Art & Button Cards!

| April 2, 2014 | 3 Comments
Button Crafts: Button Art & Button Cards!

I love buttons! Buttons are just so tactile and irrestsitble and fun. I can sort through a tin of buttons for hours… We had a mixed back of self adhesive “craft” buttons, that I thought would be just perfect for the kids to get arty with. So I got them sheets of paper, some pens […]

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Tissue Paper Flower Lollipops

| January 28, 2014 | 9 Comments
Tissue Paper Flower Lollipops

If you are looking for some flower craft ideas, you may like these super simple but pretty tissue paper flower lollipops.  I recycled old tissue paper from a REAL bunch of flowers I got to make these adorable roses crafts. So easy to make and would be a great little gift to a friend, a […]

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Gifts Kids Can Make: DIY Bath Salts

| January 22, 2014 | 1 Comment
Gifts Kids Can Make: DIY Bath Salts

The the gingerbread house shares with us a great DIY Valentines Gifts today – bath salts! This would also work nicely as a Mother’s Day Gift! Check out the rest of our 31 Days of Love series with lots of Valentine’s Cards and Valentines Treats! My children love to be creative but just occasionally I like to make something a little more grown up […]

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Valentine’s Treat: Heart Cookies

| January 16, 2014 | 2 Comments
Valentine’s Treat: Heart Cookies

This is Valentines Treat week on the 31 Days of Love  and we have Otilia from Romanian Mum Blog sharing her delicious heart cookies with you. Wrapped up, they make a great Valentines Gifts that Kids can Make too!  Good day everybody! I am very excited to be guest posting here at Red Ted Art! My name is Otilia and […]

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Valentine’s Treats – No Bake Cookie Pops

| January 14, 2014 | 2 Comments
Valentine’s Treats – No Bake Cookie Pops

  Welcome back to 31 Days of Love – a series of “lovely” crafts, bakes and activities to do with kids this Valentine’s Day. We have had Valentine’s Cards and Valentines Gifts that Kids can Make now we are moving on Valentines Treat with Lorie from Reading Confetti and these fabulous no bake Cookie Pop Bouquet! Hello! I’m Lorie from Reading Confetti […]

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Valentine’s Gift: Easy DIY Soap

| January 13, 2014 | 6 Comments
Valentine’s Gift: Easy DIY Soap

The 31 Days of Love series rolls on. Today, Cat from Yellow Days shares a lovely Valentines Gifts would be a great idea for Mother’s Day too!! I’ve always liked the idea of soap making but was put off by all of the nasty chemicals involved. It just sounded a bit dangerous. Recently though I’ve come across a simpler and […]

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Valentine’s Gift: Heart Art Canvas

| January 10, 2014 | 8 Comments
Valentine’s Gift: Heart Art Canvas

The 31 Days of Love series continues, so far  we have had Valentine’s Cards and now we are on exploring Valentines Gifts Valentine’s Decoration.  Hi, I’m Rachelle from Tinkerlab, where we celebrate children’s inventiveness through experiments and hands-on making. If you’re like me, you might have a huge stack of child artwork that could easily be repurposed or given a fresh […]

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Valentine’s Gifts: Fridge Magnets

| January 9, 2014 | 5 Comments
Valentine’s Gifts: Fridge Magnets

The 31 Days of Love series contines. We have brought you fabulous Valentines Cards and now we are looking at a great set of Valentines Gifts that kids can make. Today Amy from The Connection We Share shows us her adorable Salt Dough magnets, I think I would enjoy getting these for Mother’s Day too! Hi Red Ted Art […]

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Hamper Gift Ideas

| November 28, 2013 | 5 Comments
Hamper Gift Ideas

With Christmas drawing ever nearer, Netmums and some crafty bloggers got together to discuss Hamper Gift Ideas!! Hampers are a great way to “bring together” lots of little gifts and turn them into something special. It is a mixture of good themed content and also presentation. To help you along the way we created a […]

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Gifts Kids Can Make: Decorated Candles

| November 27, 2013 | 2 Comments
Gifts Kids Can Make: Decorated Candles

I have been making our recycled advent candles again recently (in essence following the same process as for our Easter Eggs Candles but with a “normal” mold). Red Ted asked if he could draw some numbers on our candles (1 through to 4 for the 4 Advent Sundays) which made me think – why not […]

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Felt Heart Craft Keyring – Gifts That Kids Can Make

| August 28, 2013 | 11 Comments
Felt Heart Craft Keyring – Gifts That Kids Can Make

We love it when our craft session ends in gifts that kids can make… these adorable little felt heart crafts are just that – turn them into key rings or zipper pulls on your school bags and you have a lovely little gift to give to a relative or a friend. We are craft mad […]

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