How to Make an Organizer out of Old Plastic Bottles

Today I have a super easy craft that is very useful. I’m going to show you how to make an Organizer out of Old Plastic Bottles or Jars. This craft is a great way to recycle those old plastic bottles and jars. And, the outcome is a beautiful organizer. You will need a little bit of adult help as you will need to use a cutter to cut the plastic bottles all different sizes. So, grab the materials needed and let’s get this craft started.

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How to Make a Cardboard Box Lantern

I have a fun and creative craft for you today. In this post I will be showing you how to make a Cardboard Box Lantern. That’s right…. it is a lantern that you can use outside that it made from a cardboard box. The box is simply decorated with colored sheets of paper and the box is fitted over a light bulb. This Cardboard Box Lantern will be a great addition to any light fixtures you use outside during a party. It is sure to help get the festivities going. So, let’s get started with the craft.

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How to Make a Plastic Bottle Bird Feeder

Welcome birds into your neighborhood this spring…. Make your own bird feeder with recycled materials and place it on your windowsill, porch or garden. The birds can perch on the pencils and pull out seeds from the holes on the sides of the water bottle. Plus, it is super easy to refill your Bird Feeder by the cap of the top of the water bottle. Imagine watching the birds feed off of the Bird Feeder you made yourself…. wouldn’t that be so wonderful?! So, grab the materials needed and let’s get started with the craft.

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Block Printing for Kids : Making Block Prints from Cardboard

Block Printing for Kids : Making Block Prints from CardboardThis method of making a block print will achieve results similar to a linoleum block or wood block, but will avoid the unnecessary cost and dangers of these block printing techniques. This version of block printing is much safer.

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10 Cool Crafts Made from Old, Worn Out Books – Upcycled Books

11 Cool Crafts Made from Recycled BooksWhile roaming the internet the other day I came across quite a few cool crafts made from old, worn out books….. 10 of them to be exact. They were so cool I had to show them to you. All of them have instructions so that you too can make these creative items. From Wreaths to a Kindle Case you are going to be surprised in the things you can do with books to upcycle them…. I know I was.

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Crafty Ways to Reuse Wrapping Paper & Greeting Cards

Crafty Ways to Reuse Wrapping Paper & Greeting CardsChristmas has come and gone. And, with Christmas comes the mountains of used wrapping paper from all those gifts you received. Most of the time we land up throwing it away…. we don’t even think twice about throwing it away. Or, how about all those Holiday Greeting Cards you received this year….. what do you land up doing with them once the Holiday is over? Throw them away, right? Well today I’m going to show you crafty ways to reuse these items. From Christmas decorations for next year to decorative gift boxes there are plenty ideas for reusing your wrapping paper & greeting cards. You are sure to find an idea for yours.

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How to Make a Decorated Candle Jar

Today I’m going to show you how to make a decorated candle jar perfect to give as a gift for the Holiday Season. Imagine how much your friends and loved ones would enjoy a gift that you made yourself. They would totally love it. And, this decorated candle jar turns out beautifully…. so you will be so proud to give this craft as a gift. So, let’s get started.

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How to Make Pinball Machine Game from Old VCR Tapes Craft

How to Make Pinball Machine Game from Old VCR Tapes CraftToday we will show you how to make a pinball machine out of an old – recycled VHS / VCR tape. This is a fun craft for older kids and teens.

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How to Make Simple Pinball Machine with Recycled Materials Crafts Project for Kids

How to Make Simple Pinball Machine with Recycled Materials Crafts Project for KidsThis is a super cool crafts activity that we are going to do today. If you love playing pinball, then you will love making this simple machine…a pinball machine. Just recycle some old stuff from around your house … such as a cardboard box, and let the fun roll in….literally.

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How to Make Cardboard Tabletop Billiards Pool Table Craft for Kids

How to Make a Toy Pool Table with Checkers and CardboardSo what if you can’t afford a big expensive pool table to play billiards with. Today we will show you how to make a tabletop billiards game that you can make with a recycled cardboard box and some checkers (or bottle caps). If you can flick with your finger, than you will be able to play this game.

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How to Make No-Sew Tote Bag Craft from Recycled Old T-Shirts

How to Make No-Sew Tote Bag Craft from Recycled Old T-ShirtsThese no-sew t-shirt tote bags are so easy to make that you can make tons of them to take with you to the grocery store to use instead of plastic or paper grocery bags. Follow the easy-to-follow, step by step instructions below.

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Making a Greeting Card Display Wall Hanger Crafts Idea for Kids

Making a Greeting Card Display Wall Hanger Crafts Idea for KidsSince Valentine’s Day is coming up soon, how about learning how to make this Greeting Cards Display Craft. You can hang it on a picture hook, or hang it from other high places. Then you can look at the love that people sent to you in Valentine’s Day cards, Christmas cards, Birthday cards, or whatever.

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How to Make Colorful Milk Carton Candles from Old Candles

How to Make Colorful Milk Carton Candles from Old CandlesToday we will show you how to make a beautiful, colorful candle. This candle is made by using bits and pieces of old candles and placing them in the milk container, which would be used as the mold. You will be able to use this candle for a very, very long time, as it will be a very large candle.

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How to Make Flower Vases With Recycled Plastic Bottles

This is a recycling and a Mother’s Day Present Arts and Crafts Activity for Kids to Make. Recycling can be your way of taking care of the environment. Here’s a great craft activity that makes it really fun to recycle. Make a flower vase out of an old plastic bottle and then put fresh flowers in it for Your Mom.

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How to Make a School Book Cover Out of a Decorated Gift Bag

How to Make a School Book Cover Out of a Decorated Gift BagHow to cover your child’s book with book cover made from a decorated gift bag. I will detail how I turned a gift bag into a homemade school textbook cover in the tutorial / article below.

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How to Make a Comics Covered School Book Cover with a Brown Grocery Bag

How to Make a Comics Covered School Book Cover with a Brown Grocery BagAs my kids get older and older, there seems to be more and more books that we need to cover. I have become a pro at turning brown grocery store bags into neat little school book covers. I decided to turn my son’s Math book cover into a fun comic book cover. I covered the book cover with contact paper to protect the comics. I also put a word search on there, which can be done over and over again since the contact paper can be used as a wipe-able surface for washable markers.

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