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Books with Blurb

| December 5, 2014 | 14 Comments
Books with Blurb

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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Get Ready for Back to School with Magic Tape

| August 21, 2014 | 2 Comments
Get Ready for Back to School with Magic Tape

Soooo -are you getting ready to get Back to School? Are you looking for things to keep the kids busy in the final weeks of the Summer holidays? Well, why not combine the two and get crafty in the holidays AND get ready for back to school?! 3M Scotch challenged me to get ready with […]

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Tinkerlab Book Review

| June 13, 2014 | 5 Comments
Tinkerlab Book Review

We have been eagerly awaiting the release of this wonderful new book – Tinkerlab THE BOOK!!! I have long been a fan of Tinkerlab the blog and it’s owner Rachelle Doorley… not only does Rachelle have wonderful ideas, but she is pretty lovely too. Win win. So, when I heard she was writing  a book, […]

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Tin Can Drums

| June 3, 2014 | 1 Comment
Tin Can Drums

We in that kind of 5 minute crafts mood… quick and fun crafts you can do with the kids, that will result (hopefully) in hours of play. Here are some simple Tin Can Drums you can make with or for the kids! And this little tin can drum is a (modified) version from the lovely […]

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The Artful Parent – Book Review

| April 1, 2013 | 120 Comments
The Artful Parent – Book Review

The Artful Parent is a long awaited book by the wonderful Jean from The Artful Parent. I have long been an admirer of her creativity and her blog (I remember been smitten by these oh so gorgeous Flower Art Box – how delightfully creative is that?!). She then went on to wow me with her […]

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Book Review: Just Sew & Giveaway

| October 25, 2012 | 17 Comments
Book Review: Just Sew & Giveaway

Well, I haven’t done a book review here on Red Ted Art for a little while, though we still love browsing through craft and cook books.. as well as kids Picture Books. I guess that Life At The Zoo has stolen our book reviewing thunder.  But every so often, I still want to share a […]

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Baking: Sweet Bitesize Bakes (Review & Giveaway)

| July 25, 2012 | 52 Comments
Baking: Sweet Bitesize Bakes (Review & Giveaway)

I couldn’t wait to get my hands on this adorable little book  by Sarah from Maison Cupcake – a friend and fellow blogger – a gorgeously foody blog, with a particular passion about cakes and treats! You may remember the Love Heart Cookies guest post she did on Red Ted Art a while back and I […]

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Art Lab For Kids – Giveaway

| July 6, 2012 | 103 Comments
Art Lab For Kids – Giveaway

Art Lab for Kids – Overview I have a wonderful Arty book giveaway for you today (open to both US and UK): Art Lab for Kids, by Susan Schwake. If you have been enjoying the Kids Get Arty challenges every 2 months (next link up on 18 July!), as well as our Daily Creativity series, […]

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How To… Make Comic Book Bunting

| July 6, 2012 | 8 Comments
How To… Make Comic Book Bunting

I do love twitter and I do love talk and interchanging ideas with fello crafty people on twitter. One such person is Lucy from Captured by Lucy, who came up with this ADORABLE (comic) book bunting. How gorgeous? Love that it is quirky and different and incorporates childhood favourites. A great way to upcycle a […]

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Kids Get Crafty – Pirates and Thank Yous

| November 10, 2010 | 19 Comments
Kids Get Crafty – Pirates and Thank Yous

Hello! It is haaarr-haaarrr pirrrate time at Red Ted HQ! Red Ted was invited to a pirate party earlier in the week. He isn’t very good yet at “dressing up”, but did wear as skull and cross bones t-shirt. The party was fabulous and we wanted to send a little “Thank You” note in the […]

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