Valentine’s Day Craft- Recycled Heart Art

    Valentine’s Day Craft for kids When being creative I love  to encourage kids to reuse, reduce and recycle  and this is absolutely a…

Sew Simple Fabric Glue for Clothes Review

Today – The best fabric glue for clothes   Glue for Clothes   The problem with sewing and finding the right glue for clothes I…

Win a six pack of Crayola art goodies for your child

*The winner is Kathy Cakebread* Look at this awesome idea….                                                                                                      Idea and images from spoonful.com Simple self adhesive magnets have been added to the…

A Wishing Tree Craft Activity for New Year

A Wishing Tree Craft Activity for New Year I have long believed that tiny hands and nature make the most beautiful and simple art. Take…

How to Make Your Own Christmas Decorations (a book review)

Make Your Own Christmas Decorations On many levels I think it is a wonderful thing to make your own Christmas decorations. It is budget friendly,…

Perfect hand designed gifts by your child.

When it comes to school fundraising projects for Christmas or other occasions FunMats is a brilliant thing to do. It’s easy to organise. They send…

Build your own Christmas Stable

Build your own Christmas Stable I had to share this sweet little Christmas Stable book with you that I was sent to review from  Lion…

Christmas Decorations for every budget

You really can get Christmas Decorations for every budget Chic Shabby Christmas Wooden Garland Red White Vintage Country Style Decoration -£5.14 Shabby Chic Round Twig…

Designing your own t-shirt

We were sent some lovely crisp white t-shirts and some fabric pens  from  polo-shirts.co.uk and challenged to get designing. My daughter loves to draw and…

A Short and Spooky Story by Frankie, age 8

A Short and Spooky Story This is a short story by Franklyn Hill age 8 here on in to be know as THE WEREWOLF! The…

Review: A3 Laminator perfect for kids crafts

My kids art works have always been really precious to me and painting drawing and arts and crafts are an important pastime in our house.…

Getting Messy with Music

Persil sent me a pack full of bits and bobs with the aim of encouraging my family to  start getting messy with music and start carrying…

My Creative Child

When I think of my creative daughter I can’t help but think of glue and glitter, felt tips and scissors, wild hair, her pretty smile…

Makedo Junk Modelling: Elfie the Dog

We have recently become a Makedo making family  so we will be bring you a few makedo posts over the next few months. I honestly…

Vertbaudet’s Budding Designer International Competition: FAB prizes!

Vertbaudet’s Budding Designer International Competition 28th August to 17th September, 2012  Vertbaudet launches its eighth Budding Designer Competition. Loved by its customers, the competition allows…

Showing Off Our Car Boot Booty

As a pretty regular car booting family we get some lovely finds and I have been neglecting to share them with you. Car boots are brilliant you…

We Literally Ate our (Fruity) Hat!

Those lovely people at Innocent and Club Penguin are teaming up . They sent me a basket of fruit and challenged me to make  a…

Art: Let your child lead

I was showing my daughter how to make stained glass windows using black paper with tissue behind. She was having none of it and instead…

Stone Crafts with Kids

today – Stone crafts with Kids I love stones and making stone art with kids. I love their irregular shapes their solid, ancient feeling. I love…

How to make an Olympic Torch

How to make an Olympic Torch With the summer sporting bonanza nearly upon us, what better way to get the kids excited of a once…