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Kids Crafts: Cotton Wool Lambs

| February 28, 2012 | 37 Comments
Kids Crafts: Cotton Wool Lambs

Welcome back to this week’s Kids Crafts – our wooly little lambs. We actually made this lamb craft a year ago for an article in Guardian “Creativity in the Classroom” … and finally it is time to share it here on Red Ted Art too. Hooray. You can make this sheep craft at any time […]

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Kids Crafts: Kids Easter Egg Decorating

| February 22, 2012 | 32 Comments
Kids Crafts: Kids Easter Egg Decorating

Aaargh EASTER?! I hear you exclaim? What? But Easter is aaaages away… yes yes, I know, but… the kids don’t really care that we made Easter Eggs Chicks already, they just had fun. If you want to make these, you have to start on some egg blowing (check out how on my How To Make Easter […]

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40+ Easter Crafts & Ideas to Inspire You

| February 18, 2012 | 27 Comments
40+ Easter Crafts & Ideas to Inspire You

Welcome to Easter Craft Ideas Round Up! You know how I love a good old “Get Crafty” (check out my Easter category for more) and Easter is such a great time of year to really have a go at crafts – either for yourself or with kids. All those beautiful, cheery Spring colours and cute Easter bunnies […]

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Weather Get Crafty – Weather Themed Crafts and Tutorials

| June 1, 2011 | 44 Comments
Weather Get Crafty – Weather Themed Crafts and Tutorials

Welcome to Weather Get Crafty – the crafty carnival that brings you weather themed crafts and tutorials from around the web! I was a “little” worried that we may not have enough weather inspired crafts… but once again you all proved me wrong.. from the simplest toddler crafts to advanced sewers tutorial hopefully you will […]

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Kids Crafts: Flower Collage

| May 25, 2011 | 39 Comments
Kids Crafts: Flower Collage

Welcome back to kids crafts! This week’s craft was inspired by, the kind people at Interflora. About 4-6 weeks ago, they were super lovely and send me a huge bunch of flowers. They were beautiful. And Red Ted thought they were beautiful. So I thought we could make our own bunch! We save all the […]

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How to … make Bunny Egg Cosies

| April 15, 2011 | 27 Comments
How to … make Bunny Egg Cosies

I have a thing about Egg Cosies.. don’t ask me what it is, but I adore them!!! Everytime I see them somewhere or “another”, I am like “oooh, I want”. So, I finally got round to making some for us and of course for Red Ted Art. These are super cute and super easy… and […]

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Kids Get Crafty: Spring Picture (March Calendar)

| March 30, 2011 | 42 Comments
Kids Get Crafty: Spring Picture (March Calendar)

Welcome to Kids Get Crafty! As some of you may be aware, Red Ted and I are “working” on a  Calendar for the end of the year – each month we make set aside one craft for the calendar – so far we have had a “Winter Scene” and a handprint heart… so now we […]

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How to… make quick & easy Plant Markers (with your kids)

| March 25, 2011 | 32 Comments
How to… make quick & easy Plant Markers (with your kids)

This is almost one those – you just need to see the photo “How To”s and the job is done… really, it is super duper quick an easy, you can embellish and dress them up or down as much as you like and really make them you. You can make these with kids (even a […]

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Kids Get Crafty: 5 Little Ducks went Swimming One Day…

| March 16, 2011 | 56 Comments
Kids Get Crafty: 5 Little Ducks went Swimming One Day…

Welcome back to Kids Get Crafty! This week we have a very simple and fun craft for you.. it has already provided hours of fun in our house – these little 6 stone ducks! It all started with a walk on the beach. We collect 10s of stones and dragged them home… once home, what […]

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How To… Get Started on a Recycled Container Garden (Guest Post)

| March 11, 2011 | 36 Comments
How To… Get Started on a Recycled Container Garden (Guest Post)

We have the lovely Chris visiting us again from Thinly Spread – where she writes about her appraoch to parenting, crafting, gardening and lots of lovely recipes! Check out her “Something for The Weekend” party for lots of weekend family ideas. Not only is Chris a fellow crafter (see her great Christmas Crackers she did […]

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Spring Get Crafty

| March 1, 2011 | 20 Comments
Spring Get Crafty

This post has been sponsored by the lovely people at The crafts remain your usual craft round up, we just have an additional lovely feature below on Smallable Spend 50€ + and get 10€ off  – all you need to do is enter the code REDTEDART* Visit their brand new Spring Summer Magazine for the latest […]

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How to… make a Funny Bunny Sock Pet (Guest Post)

| June 11, 2010 | 39 Comments
How to… make a Funny Bunny Sock Pet (Guest Post)

Well, here we have another lovely lovely Guest Post. This time from The Other Mousie – remember Monsieur Alphonse Poissonnier in Red Get Crafty? Well… here we have a super duper easy bunny version to make with children!  (Scroll down to bottom for my attempt!)***Please note – enjoy the tutorial make these with your kids. Have […]

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Story + Art = Great stART – Chick

| May 29, 2010 | 27 Comments
Story + Art = Great stART – Chick

Welcome to today’s story + art project with Red Ted. A very sweet and simple pop up book gave us inspiration this week! This craft project is great one for 5yrs+ or any age with a helping parent!!! Chick Greeting Cards chick, Ed Vere. As already said, this is a very sweet and simple pop up book […]

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How to… make seedling pots!

| March 20, 2010 | 25 Comments
How to… make seedling pots!

Well, it was “so much fun” making the Funky Party Bag vlog, that I wanted to do it “again, again”.  So here we are less than 2 days later with the “How to make Seedling Pots from Newspapers!”. You may have come across these before – often they try and sell you a funny little […]

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