featured Archives - Red Ted Art's Blog : Red Ted Art's Blog

Tag: featured

30+ Stunning Sunflower Crafts

| July 21, 2015 | 2 Comments
30+ Stunning Sunflower Crafts

Oh how we love love love this time of year! Everything is growing and looking full and plentiful. One thing we particularly adore are our homegrown sunflowers – standing tall, growing high and reaching for the sky! We planted our sunflower seeds all the way back in April. We nurtured the sunflowers seedlings and carefully […]

Continue Reading

20 Apple Craft Ideas

| September 4, 2014 | 4 Comments
20 Apple Craft Ideas

Soooo… you may have noticed that we have gone a little APPLE MAD here recently.. well it IS apple season.. and apple crafts are such a lovely way to celebrate Autumn…. I love the lovely apple reds and apple greens, the round simple shapes, that lend themselves perfectly for creating apple crafts for kids!  Without […]

Continue Reading

Leaf Crafts for All Year

| October 16, 2013 | 12 Comments
Leaf Crafts for All Year

Leaves… glorious leaves. They are such a wonderful indicator of the Seasons – and in terms of leaves, the most glorious season is of course Autumn with all the beautiful Autumn colours. I love the reds and oranges and yellows. Beautiful. So we love doing leaf crafts too, celebrating wonderful nature all around us! As […]

Continue Reading

12 Autumn Crafts Ideas & a Hangout

| September 6, 2013 | 7 Comments
12 Autumn Crafts Ideas & a Hangout

Welcome back to our series of crafty videos – sharing craft ideas from a number of craft bloggers on a certain topic. This week we looked at Autumn Crafts. I love Autumn, for me Autumn is when family crafting really begins. The days get shorter and cooler, you start to spend more time indoors. Nature […]

Continue Reading

20 Back To School Crafts & Ideas

| August 13, 2012 | 30 Comments
20 Back To School Crafts & Ideas

Well, well, well.. for some of us the Summer holidays have all but started, for others, the new School Year is beginning! So get ready for “Back to School” craft ideas. To be honest, they are great activity throughout the holidays (who doesn’t love a bit of stationary?!), as well as the new school year […]

Continue Reading

How to… Make Juggling Chooks

| February 10, 2012 | 54 Comments
How to… Make Juggling Chooks

Another craft I have been meaning to make for aaaages – this cute and fun juggling bean bag chooks!  And there is nothing quite like a 4 year old’s birthday party to get you crafting (check out the Chook Bean Bag Toss)…… What I love about these chooks, is that they look ADORABLE and are surprisingly easy […]

Continue Reading

How to… make Magazine Beads

| January 6, 2012 | 33 Comments
How to… make Magazine Beads

Welcome back to a thrifty and upcycled How To: Make Magazine Beads. Magazine beads are a popular craft amongst children and teens…but in fact they originated in Africa, where people make them for a living. So just because children make them in the “Western World”, don’t “knock them” until you have had a go. They […]

Continue Reading

Kids Get Crafty: Walnut Mouse Racing

| February 2, 2011 | 52 Comments
Kids Get Crafty: Walnut Mouse Racing

Welcome to Kids Get Crafty! We have this little craft up our sleeve ever since the 6th December: Saint Nikolaus Day, when the children get nuts, raisins and Satsumas from St Nic during the night. Gently open the walnut shells and save the whole ones for crafting! Today we made some very easy Walnut Mice, […]

Continue Reading

How to make Autumn Leaf Bowls (Guest Post)

| October 1, 2010 | 67 Comments
How to make Autumn Leaf Bowls (Guest Post)

Lori at Fun Art 4 Kids has simply the most amazing kids craft blog. She comes up with so many different fabulously cute ideas and sorts them by age groups, which makes it a really handy reference blog. PLEASE do go and take a look! She has VERY kindly agreed to share these FABULOUS leaf bowls […]

Continue Reading

top-modelz