Wire Coat Hanger Heart Sun-Catchers

Make beautiful heart shapes sun catchers using wire coat hangers and tissue paper! A simple up-cycling craft that’s great for little fingers with a lovely result too.Wire coat hanger heart sun catchers

 

I have been looking at our wire coat hangers for a while and keep thinking there must

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Tissue Paper Bleeding Resist Art

Make some beautiful heart and alphabet resist art work using  a bleeding tissue paper technique! This is a wonderful art process for even the youngest child and is virtually mess free, with each piece being totally unique and stunning.How to make bleeding tissue paper resist art

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Threading Beads Alphabet Activity

Use some pipe cleaners and threading beads as a fun, multi-sensory and kinaesthetic way to learn letters of the alphabet and literally feel the way that they are formed with your fingertips! This is a lovely pre-writing and reading activity for pre-schoolers and older children who need to practise their fine motor skill coordination too.Continue reading Threading Beads Alphabet Activity

DIY Plaster Casts for Doctor Role Play

Create some real DIY plaster casts for teddies and dollies to make doctor role-play even more authentic and educational!

DIY plaster casts for doctor role play for kids

My 3 year old daughter is currently obsessed with all things medical related and has declared with all certainty

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Winter Sunset Silhouette Art

Make some  winter silhouette paintings using mixed media to create a beautiful, atmospheric result!Winter sunset silhouette art work

With the bare winter trees all around us still, and the houses and buildings falling into silhouettes at the early mid afternoon sunsets, the children have seen lots of beautiful orange and

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