This Fine Motor Sun Craft is from our contributor Nicola at Craftykidsathome.com The sun has been shining high in the sky over here in Ireland, so I have been busy pegging out lots of washing on our washing line. Bella has been very keen to help me out and with a boost up from a […]
Father’s Day is not far off, and this Origami Father’s Day Shirt & Tie Card is a cute idea for kids to make for their beloved Dad! School age kids will enjoy folding and decorating this card, and writing their own heart felt note inside.
Use this tutorial from the “Now I Can Sew” book to create a zoo of cute animal finger puppets, with a monkey, lion and elephant, for endless hours of fun!
Learning about the weather is one of the classic early years topic for children. This simple craft helps them to look at the different weather each day. After making it, they can have fun changing it each morning to show the correct weather outside. All you need is a few simple materials.
This Fine Motor Fish Collage is from our contributor Nicola at Craftykidsathome.com Living by the sea is a huge influence on our arts and crafts activities and we often find ourselves making something connected with the sea. Our favourites so far have been our Bubble Wrap Jellyfish and our Tape Resist Clown Fish. Today we […]
Flowers are one of my favourite craft themes for Spring, and these papercraft flowers are so simple to make. You could make them yourself as a quick Spring craft, or as a fun activity for the kids. Choose different colours and patterns to mix up the look, and make each bunch look unique. We’ve provided a […]
Pipe cleaners are versatile supplies. You can make flowers, little dolls, and wands. They are great for making items for imaginary play. You can even make little animals with you kids so they can create all kinds of stories.
This Cupcake Liner The Very Hungry Caterpillar Craft is from our contributor Nicola at CraftyKidsAtHome.com A favourite from my own childhood and now a firm favourite with my own kids, The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle will never go out of fashion. Beautifully illustrated and simply written, it is the perfect story to wind down […]
Busy bags are simple play activities that you can put into small bags and pull out when you need something new and different to entertain your little one, whether at home or while out waiting, in the doctor’s, restaurants, or wherever else! We used our Bostik craft supplies this month to make a simple garden […]
These thumbprint popsicle stick flowers are a cute craft for kids to make in Spring or Summer time, and they would make a sweet home made Mother’s Day craft too. All you need is a few simple materials, and these can be made with the kids in just a few minutes.