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12 Must Follow Facebook Pages

12 Must Follow Facebook Pages

| August 9, 2014 | 8 Comments

I have been wanting to write this post for aaaaaages. There are so many fabulous social media platforms out there and so many different ways to interact with each other these days and it can be hard to know which one to focus on… I love Instagram, for a peak behind the scences, I love […]

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25 Paper Cup Crafts

25 Paper Cup Crafts

| August 6, 2014 | 6 Comments

Finally, we have a chance to share another one our craft videos with you again – this time we have Paper Cup Crafts – i.e. what can you make out the humble little paper cup?! As per usual, I have the paper cup craft VIDEO, but have also scowered the web to find more paper […]

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Bee Shooter Craft

Bee Shooter Craft

| August 6, 2014 | 3 Comments

Welllll… now here is a cute little craft – thanks to one of the new mums at our school! I had made “shooters” before – and the kids had a great time playing shooter games  with them. Recenly, the lovely Tinkerlab brought her fantastic new book and this contains some adorable Rocket Shooters – that […]

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Upcycled Crocs Boat Craft

Upcycled Crocs Boat Craft

| August 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

Well, I really am lucky, with today’s upcycled crocs craft!  These Croc Boats are so fun and love how well they float. But back to being lucky – I have to confess to having been a little crafty funk recently.. yes, we still make a lot – but a lot of the things we have […]

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Rainbow Looms: Double Fishtail using your Fingers

Rainbow Looms: Double Fishtail using your Fingers

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

So..  after we shared out Inverted Fishtail video you last week, we finally got around to continue the rainbow loom craze in our house, with this slightly simpler loom band patter – the double fishtail – using your fingers. Finger looming is super popular in our house, as my kids are only 6 and 4yrs […]

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Driftwood Crafts – Sail Boats

Driftwood Crafts – Sail Boats

| July 30, 2014 | 6 Comments

Sometimes I am as bad as the kids and I drive The Englishman MAD with our nature finds collecting… I can resist picking up a smooth beautiful stone or some gorgeous sunbleashed driftwood. I encourage the kids to do the same and then we drag it all home with us. We have piles of driftwood, pinecones […]

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Rainbow Looms: Inverted Fishtail using your Fingers

Rainbow Looms: Inverted Fishtail using your Fingers

| July 27, 2014 | 6 Comments

Yes… it has finally happened… the rainbow loom craze has hit the Red Ted Art household. And todaye we have the Inverted Fishtail using your Fingers pattern to share with you. It took us a little longer to get there, as my kids are 4yrs and 6yrs old and though the 6yrs old can JUST […]

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Fairy Tale Craft – TP Roll Castle

Fairy Tale Craft – TP Roll Castle

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Some of you may be aware that we have had LOTS of fun with Fairy Tales and Nursery Rhymes this year – we made some Goldilock Crafts, Little Red Riding Hood (invented by Pip Squeak), some Humpty Dumpties and 3 little pigs.. then we created a HUGE collection of both Fairy Tale Crafts and Nursery […]

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How to Make an Origami Lucky Star

How to Make an Origami Lucky Star

| July 23, 2014 | 3 Comments

Twinkle Twinkle Litte Star… and now it is time to make some of these adorable little Origami Lucky Stars. I am a bit rubbish at  Origami “in general”, as I am too impatient and not neat enough. But there are some great simple little Origami crafts that are great even for the likes of me! […]

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‘Squirrel Yourself’ with THE NUT JOB to win branded goodies!

‘Squirrel Yourself’ with THE NUT JOB to win branded goodies!

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

It’s time to get bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, folks! To celebrate the release of ‘THE NUT JOB’, in cinemas on 1st August, we’re asking you to ‘squirrel yourself’ for a chance to win a film-themed goody bags containing a t-shirt, Frisbee, crayon set and activity sheet. We have 5 to giveaway! To enter, just draw a self-portrait […]

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Earth To Echo – Win A Family Day Out to the SEA LIFE London Aquarium

Earth To Echo – Win A Family Day Out to the SEA LIFE London Aquarium

| July 22, 2014 | 11 Comments

To celebrate the release of the summer’s most exciting adventure, Earth To Echo, in cinemas this FRIDAY, we are offering one lucky winner the chance to enjoy a family day out at the London Aquarium and win an Earth To Echo goody bag! Three runners up will also win a special Earth To Echo goody […]

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15 Owl Crafts

15 Owl Crafts

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

We LOVE Owls here at Red Ted Art, I don’t know what it is about owls, but they are just so cute and adorable and they are PERFECT for crafting – as you have so many distinct features. Browsing my blog recently, I noticed that we did have quite a number of Owl Crafts and […]

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Pom Pom Owl Craft & 10 Gorgeous Owl Books

Pom Pom Owl Craft & 10 Gorgeous Owl Books

| July 16, 2014 | 5 Comments

I am under strict order of Pip Squeak (4yrs) to share this Pom Pom Owl Craft and write “Pom Pom Owl Craft by Pip Squeak ages 4yrs” for everyone to see on the internet. So here you… here is Pip Squeak’s Pom Pom Owl! We are quite some pom pom fans in our house right […]

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How to Make Fork Pom Poms

How to Make Fork Pom Poms

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

It has been a while now since we made these super cute and simple little Fork Pom Poms. We LOVE pom poms in our house and I love trying out different ways to make them and seeing which way is easiest for the kids. I confess for KIDS a pom pom maker really is great, though a rectangular piece […]

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