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Pirates (sneaky photo)

| March 15, 2011 | 29 Comments
Pirates (sneaky photo)

We made Julia Donaldson’s “The Troll” Pirates today. If you want a full post (and how Red Ted helped me) – do let me know!!

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Giveaway – Monkey and Bo

| March 15, 2011 | 43 Comments
Giveaway – Monkey and Bo

This giveaway is now closed & the winner has been contacted! There is a 15% discount to all entrants using the code REDTEDART until 30th April 2011 This is a Sponsored Post I do love lovely things. Especially for my children – I can’t resist! So I was very chuffed for “Monkey and Bo” to […]

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Review – Cute & Easy Crochet

| March 14, 2011 | 4 Comments
Review – Cute & Easy Crochet

You may remember a few weeks ago I did a post on “How To Teach Yourself to Crochet“? Having mastered a ripple blanket I am now keen to try out lots of different patterns – at some point crocheting some cute toys. So when a fellow crafty friend (Chris from Thinly Spread) told me about […]

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Weekly Photo: (Alphabet) Water

| March 12, 2011 | 26 Comments
Weekly Photo: (Alphabet) Water

W is for Water Linking with and

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Giveaway – Eco Friendly Craft Products

| March 8, 2011 | 61 Comments
Giveaway – Eco Friendly Craft Products

**This giveaway is now closed and the winners have been contacted** This is a Sponsored Post Well… you all know (I hope) how much I like recycled crafts – especially when crafting when children. Children can go through an enormous amount of materials, so I love it when “waste” becomes crafts.. be it loo rolls or old […]

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Review – Bumblejums

| March 7, 2011 | 3 Comments
Review – Bumblejums

You know me and loving to review new books and music – especially when it is made by and individual not a large company. So when the creators of Bumblejums asked if I fancied taking a peak at their Bumblejums CD, I was all up for it! The CD arrived and Red Ted wanted to […]

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How to: (Austrian) Easter Egg Blowing

| March 4, 2011 | 27 Comments
How to: (Austrian) Easter Egg Blowing

Welcome back to Red Ted Art and this week’s “How to”. Once again, I am not sure if this a “how to” as such, but I guess if you have never done Easter Egg Blowing, it will indeed be new to you… for those of you that have, it will hopefully serve as a reminder, […]

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Kids Get Crafty: Castles & Loo Roll Men

| March 2, 2011 | 46 Comments
Kids Get Crafty: Castles & Loo Roll Men

Well… this is my come uppance post: here I am “forcing” Red Ted to craft with me week in and week out and now… he turns around and turns the tables! It all started with his Birthday: he received a Playmobil toy, which came with a Playmobile mini brochure (Aka my magazine). He has since […]

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Spring Get Crafty

| March 1, 2011 | 20 Comments
Spring Get Crafty

This post has been sponsored by the lovely people at The crafts remain your usual craft round up, we just have an additional lovely feature below on Smallable Spend 50€ + and get 10€ off  – all you need to do is enter the code REDTEDART* Visit their brand new Spring Summer Magazine for the latest […]

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Review: One Banana, Two (Orchard Toys)

| February 28, 2011 | 1 Comment
Review: One Banana, Two  (Orchard Toys)

You may already know, that I am great fan of Orchard Toys board games. It is great that Red Ted (3) is finally “at an age” where we can start explaining rules to him and he is actually kind of getting them. So we were very pleased to receive One Banana, Two Banana for review. […]

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Giveaway – Polka Theatre Tickets

| February 27, 2011 | 17 Comments
Giveaway – Polka Theatre Tickets

Well… you may have read my post a few weeks ago about our visit to the Polka Theatre? Red Ted a wonderfully amazing time watching Oliver Jeffer’s Lost & Found. The Polka Theatre is a children’s theatre based in Wimbledon, London (UK). It has been around for many years – and when I was a […]

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Weekly Photo: “Unabrella”

| February 26, 2011 | 32 Comments
Weekly Photo: “Unabrella”

U is for Unabrella (or Umbrella to you and me) Linking with

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How to… make a cute Keepsake Bunny from Onesies (Guest Post)

| February 25, 2011 | 21 Comments
How to… make a cute Keepsake Bunny from Onesies (Guest Post)

Remember our cute cute onesies Doll? Well, if dolls are not your thing, maybe bunnies are? Especially now that Easter is coming up! I have been working on lots of different ideas of what I can make out my children’s cute little baby onesies, but I have to confess, you just have to go to […]

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Kids Get Crafty – Walnut Boats

| February 23, 2011 | 36 Comments
Kids Get Crafty – Walnut Boats

Traditional Walnut Boat Craft Our walnuts are back! I did say I had a few walnut crafts up my sleeves… if you liked our little racing walnut mice, you may like our walnut boats too! It is another one of those “super quick” crafts. It is also a VERY exciting craft for a young child, […]

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