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Scratch Valentine's Card
Most scratch crafts use paint over crayon but I've found that writing works better with a vibrant pa...
Paper Plate Tennis
Paper plate balloon tennis - a great indoor activity for a rainy day! The rackets are cheap and ...
Sometimes the simplest materials can create the most wonderful toys, and here is a craft which even ...
This is a fun and easy activity to make a planet wall decoration to brighten up any room
Create a striking piece of abstract art with a few simple materials
Washi Tape Balloon Birthday Card
Decorative Japanese masking tape known as 'washi tape' is such a versatile craft material, and a ver...
Cookie Cutter Candle
Create a pretty candle out of plaster of Paris
This is something I learnt to do when I was at school, while studying the ancient Greeks and Romans...
Recycled Candle Mould
My daughter was given a candle making kit but it was tricky to judge how much wax to melt for the nu...
These fabulous flapjacks are easy to make with young children as you can throw everything in a bowl ...
Valentine Heart Paper Wreath
Transform some simple paper hearts into a Valentine decoration with this easy paper craft tutorial
Food Colouring Dyed Easter Eggs
One simple way to decorate eggs for Easter is to give them a base colour before jazzing them up...
Mystical Forest Oil Painting For Dummies
The thought of oil painting can be very daunting if you have never done it before
This is a quick and easy activity that can be done anywhere and all you need is a piece of foil
This is a fun quick activity which makes a butterfly enclosure
A fun idea for an activity that you can make easily with straws leftover from a birthday party or th...
Quilled Multicolour Earring
If we know the basics of quilling, it is very interesting and fun to make colourful art pieces or ...
Princess Ribbon Wand
Ribbon wands are easy to make, fun to use and can be made from all sorts of shiny, sparkly materials...
Retro Telephone Necklace
An interesting activity for older children, and a good way to introduce them to more complex craftin...
This spooky castle uses a technique where you use different sizes of card to drag paint up the page...
Popsicle Stick Charades Jar
A while ago I came across
Felt Star Christmas Tree Decoration
This is a really easy activity if you can source the felt stars pre-cut
Batik Hot Air Balloon Picture
Up, up and away! This is a fun activity to make your own paper batik hot air balloon picture
Make your own felt jungle coloured bunting for an animal, jungle or safari party
Leaping bunnies! A fun way to pretty up your garden over Easter
This is a classic Christmas craft activity
These floating boats are very easy to make and provide lots of fun on a summer day
This is a great way to keep kids happy for hours
Shaving Cream Play
A messy, relaxing and sensory experience that all ages will enjoy
Levitating Ball Game
A simple science project for older kids or just a fun game for younger ones
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Up In The Air
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