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Books with Blurb

Books with Blurb

| December 5, 2014 | 14 Comments

Have you heard of Blurb yet? Yes? No? Either way, I would love to tell you all about them today – as a lover of books and as a lover of photographs, I am a great fan of self publishing and have created a number of photo books for family in the past. Blurb is […]

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Walnut Crafts – Reindeer Ornament

Walnut Crafts – Reindeer Ornament

| December 3, 2014 | 8 Comments

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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Paddington Bear Craft using TP Rolls (of course!)

Paddington Bear Craft using TP Rolls (of course!)

| December 2, 2014 | 8 Comments

So.. my kids and I recently were lucky enough to go and see the new Paddington Bear Movie. Oh and how much we enjoyed it. I was particularly impressed to hear The Englishman chuckling away. I could go on and on about what we thought about the Paddington Movie, but I will send you over […]

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Star Crafts Ideas – Join the #GetYourCraftOn Challenge

Star Crafts Ideas – Join the #GetYourCraftOn Challenge

| December 1, 2014 | 5 Comments

‘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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Cork Angel Craft

Cork Angel Craft

| December 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

Hello hello! Welcome back to more cork crafts fun!!! Today, I share with you a little Cork Angel, that I made for the lovely people over at the Party Delights Blog! How I DO love a cork craft or too!!!! We have lots more Cork Crafts for you to browse! Cork Angel Craft – Check […]

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Rag Rug Wreath – Recycled Christmas

Rag Rug Wreath – Recycled Christmas

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

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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Pine Cone Crafts – Bird Feeders

Pine Cone Crafts – Bird Feeders

| November 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

We are having “more fun with the birdies” this week, with yet MORE Bird Feeders the kids can make. They got really excited about the Cheerio Bird Feeders we made a few days ago and wanted to make MORE. Ever looking for new ideas and things to  try out, we thought we would give these […]

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Kids Art Plates – Gifts Kids Can Make

Kids Art Plates – Gifts Kids Can Make

| November 26, 2014 | 2 Comments

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

15 Bird Feeder Crafts

| November 24, 2014 | 5 Comments

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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Easy Bird Feeders – Cheerio Bird Feeders!

Easy Bird Feeders – Cheerio Bird Feeders!

| November 23, 2014 | 3 Comments

As Winter is drawing nearer, the leaves fall from the tree and the colder weather draws in, we turn some of our attention to the wildlife around us – in particularly our feather friends. Making bird feeders in Winter (or any time of year actually), is a fun and simple activity to do with Kids. […]

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Christmas Pudding Felt Ornament

Christmas Pudding Felt Ornament

| November 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

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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Reindeer Ornaments – Cork Crafts

Reindeer Ornaments – Cork Crafts

| November 21, 2014 | 5 Comments

Sooo, yesterday, I was supposed to be working.. you know, do the boring stuff, like a bit of admin, sorting my finances, tidying… and then I got distracted.. by some Champagne corks sitting next to my desk. And as I was thinking about, doing the paperwork, I saw a little red pom pom and oh […]

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Felt Ornaments for Christmas: Robin

Felt Ornaments for Christmas: Robin

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

A few weeks ago, I got together with some friends to make some little Felt Ornaments – we decided on these cute little Birds (easily converted into Robins, I think?!) that I had seen in a DoCrafts Magazine. It was a great opportunity to chat, have a glass of wine and get some of our […]

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30 Snowman Crafts

30 Snowman Crafts

| November 20, 2014 | 3 Comments

Oooooh today we have some special crafts.. I mean, who doesn’t LOVE SNOWMEN!? I love love love Snowmen and Snowmen Crafts. There is something that just has childhood and childhood memories written all over a Snowman Craft. And eventhough we don’t get that much snow here in the UK, when do get it (even the […]

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