How to Make 3D Paper Butterflies Artwork

How to Make 3D Paper Butterflies ArtworkHere is a great craft to make around Springtime. Unfortunately it isn’t Springtime, I just like butterflies. These paper butterflies will add a three-dimensional effect to any display or bulletin board. This is a great classroom or group project as each child can do a butterfly and add it to the board. These butterflies are made out of paper and turn out great as the wings are folded to look as if the butterfly is in flight.

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How to Make a Shark Pencil Holder Pouch

How to Make a Shark Pencil Holder Pouch I think you’ll love this pencil pouch … He is so fierce! And when I say ‘He’, I mean Sharky…Sharky the Pencil Pouch. And he will keep your pencils safe as nobody messes with sharks! 😉 Laura will show you, step by step, how to make it this awesome (yet adorable) shark pencil holder pouch.

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How to make a Castle Pencil Holder

Cardboard Tube Castle Pencil HoldersHere is a unique pencil holder made from recycled toilet paper rolls (or paper towel rolls). It is also a special pencil holder for boys, because every boy is a knight who need a castle… of course 😉

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How to Make Macaroni Weavers or Looms for Kids

How to Make Macaroni Weavers or LoomsThis is a very unique weaving loom craft…and you probably haven’t seen it anywhere else. Here is a craft idea for making weaving looms out of 3 inch long macaroni noodles, string, buttons, and a few other items. Find out how to put this unique loom together…the sooner you start, the sooner you can begin your weaving projects.

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How to Make Fabric Oatmeal Container Drawstring Bags

How to Make Fabric Oatmeal Container Drawstring BagsHere is a craft for making a great drawstring bag out of a cylinder oatmeal container, fabric, some cardboard, and a few other items. This bag turns out looking beautiful and would make a great bag for yourself or as a gift to mom, grandma, or someone else you love.

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How to Sculpt Clay Heads & Bodies and a Turtle and Mouse

How to Sculpt Clay Heads & Bodies and a Turtle and MouseIt is so much fun to sculpt with clay but without the right techniques and methods, it is all a guessing game. This tutorial will show, with illustrated steps, how to sculpt human heads and bodies, as well as a clay turtle and a clay mouse. You won’t need to guess any more, follow these directions and you will be on your way to a great sculpture in no time.

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Soap Carving for Kids and Making Soap Sculptures Safely

Soap Carving for Kids and Making Soap Sculptures Safely Soap can be a great first-time sculpting activity as soap is soft enough for small hands to work with. Your child can have fun and be creative without worrying that he might mess up the soap, since soap is cheap enough to replace. Your child will be able to find his or her inner artist and find out about new skills that they didn’t know they even had.

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How to Make Leather Wallets with Stitching Craft for Kids & Teens

How to Make Leather Wallets with Stitching Craft for Kids & TeensHere is a great project for groups of kids…for Summer Camps, After-school programs, as well as in school settings. This craft is for making a leather wallet that is laced together. This is a very basic leather wallet craft and I think you will be able to follow it with some adult supervision.

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How to Make Wind-Up Moving Cardboard Carousels or Merry-Go-Rounds

400x400-cardboard-carousel-merry-go-roundToday we will show you how to make a moving carousel / merry-go-round. You will be able to make this moving toy with some spools, some string, a pencil, and a few cardboard boxes. The motor works by winding string around a spool by spinning the pencil…then it moves on its own. Pretty cool…and you don’t have to use any difficult-to-use materials.

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How to Make Handprint Elephants and Lions for Preschoolers

handprint-lions-and-elephantsThis is an adorable craft for toddlers, Preschoolers, Kindergarteners, and even slightly older children. The bodies of the elephant and lion are created with the child’s hand prints, and they couldn’t come out any cuter. Below you will find the step by step tutorial for making these adorable handprint pictures.

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How to Make Glitter Bottle Timers for Timing Reading or Homework or Time Outs

How to Make Glitter Bottle Timers for KidsMost kids have gone back to school by now, so I’m sure that you’re kids have too. We thought that this would be a good craft to post because sometimes when doing school work, you need to know how much time has passed. With this timer you can check it in 30 minutes or one hour (60 minutes).

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How to Make Coffee Filter or Napkin Butterfly

How to Make Coffee Filter or Napkin Butterfly This is a cute project for little ones – a cheerful butterfly made of napkin or a coffee filter 😀 This is perfect for Kindergarteners or Preschoolers. They can do everything on their own with a little bit of guidance.

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How to Make Apple Lunch Boxes with Recyled Plastic Soda Bottles

How to Make Apple Lunch Boxes with Recyled Plastic Soda Bottles This craft project is perfect for a unique back to school project. It is very simple and fun, as well as a great way to store your packed lunch.

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How to Make a Steampunk USB Memory Stick Pendant

How to Make a Steampunk USB Memory Stick Pendant Learn how to take a normal USB memory stick and decorate it with paint and random objects…turn it into a Steampunk masterpiece.You can then wear it around your neck as a special pendant necklace.

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How to Make Fairy Lights with Bubbles and Paint

How to Make Fairy Lights with Bubbles and PaintThis is a cool and fun project for summer. What can be more pleasant than playing with water on a hot Summer day? How about painting with colorful bubbles, just the way a fairy would.

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How to Make Pencil Pendants or Necklaces for Back to School

How to Make Pencil Pendants or Necklaces for Back to SchoolAugust is here and school is drawing nearer. This is a great Back-To-School Craft … make a cute pendant with a pencil that can still be used.

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