Crafts

Enjoy some quality time with your children by working on a craft together. Working on projects together will improve their hand-eye coordination, their sense of achievement, their ability to concentrate and it’s just plain fun.

Shadowy Sketches

You’ll need a dark room, a flashlight and a piece of paper. with those you’ll be able to create all sorts of weird and wonderful images. Continue reading

Make a Mother’s Day Card

Mother’s Day is coming up on Sunday, May 14. Make your mother a special card for her special day. Continue reading

Marbled Eggs with Shaving Cream

Beautiful marbled eggs to hide and seek at Easter or decorate your Easter table. Continue reading

Make a Set of Beautiful Butterflies

How to Make a Snowflake

Stuff you’ll need: 1. Lay filter flat. 2. Fold in half. 3. Fold in half again (and one more time if you can). 4. Cut out shapes along the edge of the folded filter. These can be semi-circles, triangles or … Continue reading

How to Make an Ice Wreath

Stuff you’ll need: 1. Fill your cake pan container with water, leaving a little space at the top. 2. Place bowl in center of pan and weigh down with a rock or heavy soup can. (Skip this step if using … Continue reading

Thanks Giving Napkin Rings

Stuff you’ll need: Mark cardboard tube with cutlines 1 1/2 inches apart. Cut tube into 1 1/2 inch rings. Cut strips of construction paper 1 1/2 inches wide by about 6 1/2 inches long. Glue strip of paper around tube … Continue reading

Make a Halloween Ghost

Stuff you’ll need: Cover work surface with a sheet of wax paper. Place the balloon on the glass. Mix 2 cups of corn starch with 1 cup of water in bowl. Stir well. Heat in microwave for 15 seconds at … Continue reading

How to cover your book

A step by step instructional video on the art of covering a school text book.

Heart Mail Carrier

Make this heart carrier for all of your mail. Here is what you need: Here is what you do: 1. Cut the corner from the bottom of the box so that the side of the box is the same length … Continue reading