Jam Jar and Tissue Paper Luminaries

Create beautiful stained glass lanterns using recycled glass jars, tissue paper and sequins! Perfect for an afternoon art activity on these dark Autumn and Winter afternoons and they look so beautiful glowing with candles on the mantlepiece! Over on my Facebook page I regularly share photos of our daily Invitations

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Leaf Activities for Kids! [from It's Playtime]

Here is a collection of fun leaf themed activities and crafts for kids, from It’s Playtime, with a few of our  own thrown into the mix! These should keep your little ones busy as the leaves fall!

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Fall Leaf Embroidery Hoop Stained Glass [A Childhood

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The Artful Year: Autumn eBook Review and Special Offer!

Get your own copy of this wonderful eBook packed with Autumn crafts, art activities, baking and family traditions by the very talented Jean of The Artful Parent for a very special price this weekend! I am thrilled to be reviewing this wonderful eBook from The Artful Year: Autumn, by Jean from

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Hedgehog Hibernation Exploration Basket

Create an exploration basket with natural treasures to find out about Autumn, hibernation and hedgehogs! hedgehog hibernation sensory play autumn basket  It’s the perfect time of year for going on nature walks and foraging for fallen treasures to take home and explore! The girls

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Autumnal Nature Art Activities for Kids! [It's Playtime]

Use natural items found on walks this Autumn to create some beautiful and creative art work with kids! These ideas were all linked up to It’s Playtime last week, with a couple of our own thrown into the mix!

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Conker or Chestnut Spiderweb from The

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