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Kids Crafts: 4 Seasons – Winter Colours

| February 15, 2012 | 27 Comments
Kids Crafts: 4 Seasons – Winter Colours

Hello! Remember our Four Seasons of 2011? Well… I wanted to start another set of Four Seasons with both children for 2012. I think it is a wonderful way to explore the seasonal changes and I noticed that Red Ted really enjoyed the process last year and that he gets that something keeps changing in […]

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2011 A Year in Review & Blog Hop

| January 2, 2012 | 13 Comments
2011 A Year in Review & Blog Hop

HAPPY NEW YEAR EVERYONE!!!!!! Wow, I can’t believe that we are already heading into the New Year, 2011 has simply flown by. To mark the event, a number of kid friendly bloggers got together and decided to share their favourite post of 2011. What a lovely way to explore and discover new blogs and get […]

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Quick Craft Post: Snowman Cards

| December 16, 2011 | 15 Comments
Quick Craft Post: Snowman Cards

Look what Red Ted (3.75yrs) made at nursery – a gorgeous snowman card… say aaaaaah. He is so proud of it! And so am I! Materials: Blue card stock, cotton wool pads, googly eyes, scrap white towling, glitter, paint As to the “Snowman Card How To”… I think you can guess how it was made!! […]

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Kids Craft: Shadow Puppets & Theatre

| November 2, 2011 | 32 Comments
Kids Craft: Shadow Puppets & Theatre

Welcome back to Kids Get Crafty! This week we have a shadow puppet and theatre for you.. As the afternoons get darker earlier, this is a wonderfully fun activity for kids of all ages! I think it is a great way to embrace the coming winter months and to look forward to the darker evenings […]

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Kids Get Crafty: Winter Scene (for Calendar – January)

| January 26, 2011 | 38 Comments
Kids Get Crafty: Winter Scene (for Calendar – January)

As you may have read, we are planning to do a Calendar at the end of the year for 2012, based on pictures, crafts and paintings that we made throughout 2011. So, after seeing these lovely Christmas Scenes over at Ik Zie Ik Zie and Mermaid’s Creations, we decided to have a go. It was […]

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Kids Get Crafty – Winter Trees

| January 12, 2011 | 51 Comments
Kids Get Crafty – Winter Trees

Now, I was inspired by the amazing Valerie of the Frugal Family Fun blog. She regularly comes up with beautiful and creative crafts for kids – who says that kids crafts “have to be ugly” or just a load of mess? Valerie made these lovely trees with her girls and I also decided that this […]

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Kids Get Crafty: Ice Ornaments

| December 29, 2010 | 67 Comments
Kids Get Crafty: Ice Ornaments

As the UK experiences what some would say is a “proper winter”, let’s embrace the snow and ice and use it to make some beautiful decorations. How I wish this was my idea.. but of course it wasn’t! I saw it as part of a discussion over at Mumsnet – Winter Ice Decorations. They are […]

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How to… make a Bird Cake & Necklaces (Guest Post)

| December 24, 2010 | 8 Comments
How to… make a Bird Cake & Necklaces (Guest Post)

Well hello! I hope you will all be enjoying your festive breaks. Whilst your tummies are full of food and you snuggle up on sofas and near fireplaces, give a little thought to our feathery friends out there and think about Getting Crafty with these SUPER cute Bird Feeders from  Kate at Mini Eco. These […]

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Kids Crafts – Snowflakes in Autumn – Using Nature to Make Snowflakes

| September 22, 2010 | 45 Comments
Kids Crafts – Snowflakes in Autumn – Using Nature to Make Snowflakes

  Welcome back to Kids Get Crafty. Today we are making snowflakes with nature’s “very own snowflake stamp” – waiting for you to pick it and have a go. Once you have the stamp, you can make pictures, cards, wrapping paper etc etc. Come take a look! Don’t forget Kids Get Crafty is also a link up […]

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