Painted Fruit Box Flowers

Create some beautiful flowers from recycled materials and watercolour paints in this simple flower craft for kids with stunning results!

Recycled watercolour flower craft

While shopping recently we picked up a large cardboard fruit tray that some apples had been displayed in (these are usually available in any supermarket to

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Dip Dye Doily Flowers

Create some beautiful, rainbow coloured flowers using paper doilies and liquid watercolour paints in a fun, hands on painting method for kids! These look beautiful in a vase for Spring and would make a stunning Mother’s day or Easter gift!

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Valentines’s Day Heart Crafts and Activities for Kids

Here’s a collection of simple, beautiful heart themed activities and crafts to do with kids, that are suitable for all ages from toddler to school age. Perfect for Valentine’s day activities or as a special homemade gift for Mother’s or Father’s day later in the year. Valentine's day crafts
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Conker Spiderweb Weaving

This is a perfect all-natural Autumnal, weaving craft using a conker (or a chestnut), a beechnut and some raffia. [My lovely Dutch friend Tineke is guest posting this idea today and says she used to do this as a traditional Dutch activity when she was a child!] Chestnut conker spiderweb craftContinue reading Conker Spiderweb Weaving

Children’s Craft Books Review

I was recently sent some wonderful craft books for children to review from the inspiring publishers Cico Books. I’ve been offered lots of things to review on this blog but this is the first one I’ve accepted because of the fabulousness of the products! I am a real sucker for judging a book by its

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