Carson Ellis’ book, Home, is a whimsical journey through many different abodes. Inspired by the book, I created a home-inspired memory game for the kids to personalize and play.
Even though my arts & crafts closet is usually well stocked, I’m always on the look out for unique items or quality products to replenish dwindling supplies. Here is a collection of 10 products which may entice you as well.
36 Free Color Spanish Language Flashcards to use with your child to identify common household items.
If you or your child can sew in a straight line you can make this fun & decorative pillow. They are so easy and quick to make that I’ve been giving them away to friends and family.
Who says fairies can’t be draped in neon or that superheroes can’t enjoy pastels? Have a girl or boy obsessed with fairies or superheroes and who likes to break the mold? Then these customizable prints are for you.
After the kids have gone to bed in the evenings I’ve been teaching myself how to machine sew as well as trying to improve my hand sewing as well. I’ve made several pillows, tried a tote bag and altered one of my old maternity tunics into a dress for my eldest daughter but the first sewing project I wanted to share is this sweet felt bunny.
All you need are tissue paper, a plastic food takeout container, scissors, glue and string to make this captivating valentine mobile for the one you love. My 4 & 6 year old loved creating the faux-stained glass effect and I smile every time I catch a glimpse of it hanging in the window.
Happy Lunar New Year! It is the year of the Red Fire Monkey. If you need a primer on the difference between the Western (solar) new year and the East Asian (lunar) new year, I’ve got you covered. If you need a fun paper greeting card craft to celebrate the year of the monkey, look no further.
What do you do when your soon to be 4 years old son decides the theme of his birthday party should include both dinosaurs and vehicles? You smoosh ‘em together into a dino-truck extravaganza! Starting with an invitation chock full of dinosaurs & vehicles.
Need a last minute gift? Print one of these free Winter Holiday Cards, insert a giftcard and you’re all set.
Free Thank You Cards for download & printing. Happy Thanksgiving 2015!
A preview of My Paper Town: Barn, House with Garage, School & Castle templates for FREE Download
Have some large moving boxes languishing in the garage? Engineer an enchanting cardboard castle.
Leftover stickers, cuttings from postcards, magazines or disused activity books, crumbled origami scraps, even old paint chips can be combined by an imaginative mind, glue and scissors into fun and quirky scenes.
Turn an old pair of socks into leg warmers in less than 30 minutes.