Make a Homemade Spa

A homemade spa is the ideal way to involve kids in a new and exciting range of crafts for kids. The end results are a joy to use at home or give to family and friends as gifts. The process of making simple spa products is also a great way …

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Weaving Paper Projects

Paper weaving is a cheap, fun and effective craft for kids to try out. It’s perfect! You should have all the materials you need in your house already and the biggest difficulties your kids will have will be choosing how they put their craft to good, decorative use. Paper weaving …

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Adventure Play Sets

Children love role play. Games with tiny figures and mini-worlds can occupy them for many happy hours. Imagine combining this with a craft activity that gets them to design their own backdrop for the games. The end result is something unique and special that will bring them great satisfaction and …

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Arts and Crafts With Dried Flowers

Drying fresh flowers and using a range of crafts to create beautiful and decorative objects is a timeless art that never fails to amuse and challenge children. It’s a fantastic way to spark interest in nature and engage them in a project that needs great care with the delicate flowers, …

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Crafts With String

How many arts and crafts projects can kids get stuck into with a length of string? The list is as long as…. a piece of string? String is versatile and cheap, you’ve probably got a length or two somewhere in the house, so don’t worry about buying expensive craft string. …

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Why and Where to do Arts and Crafts with Kids?

Doing crafts with kids can be great fun. There are a whole range of arts and crafts that are suitable for children both young and old and these can be a lovely thing for families to do together or for children to do on their own. The Benefits of Crafts …

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Butterfly Crafts for Children

What could be more inspiring for young artists than butterflies? Nature at its best, butterflies provide unlimited arts and crafts opportunities to experiment with colours, patterns and designs. Paint, paper, modelling and colouring are all skills that children can try out when they are recreating these beautiful creatures. Coffee Filter …

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How to Make Simple Mosaics

The art of mosaics may be centuries old but it’s still a craft for today and ideal for children. Incredibly versatile and striking, mosaics are all about using tiny pieces of coloured materials to create a larger overall image, picture or pattern. For the young artist, mosaics offer them ‘time …

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Make a Cardboard Doll’s House

There are huge numbers of enthusiasts who build and create miniature homes brimming with antique furniture and fully functional electric circuits. However, the whole point of making a doll’s house from cardboard, with and for kids, is that it is personal not perfect. It is an activity that will involve …

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Make Your Own Wind Chime

Making wind chimes is a wonderful craft activity that will engage your child in a creative project which will encourage them to venture into the garden.