Make your own Easter basket using felt, a mason jar and hot glue. This is a great craft for kids before the egg hunt.
This Recipe for Dipped Easter Egg treats is the perfect Easter Recipe using Rice Krispies. It's easy enough for kids to make and they taste great.
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Fall is a great time to sit around table with the younger ones and make a few cute kids crafts. These little pine cone cuties are a traditional favorite and we are sharing a fun printable pattern with our own twist. All you need for this craft is a stack of felt, scissors, googly eyes and some glue.
Make this DIY Father's Day fishing craft as a gift for the fisherman in your life! This rustic frame look is created using wooden fish and faux wood craft paper and is great for kids to help make.
This adorable Picket Fence Easter Basket is easy to make with this step-by-step tutorial using tongue depressors or popsicle sticks. Load it full of your favorite Easter candy & you know everyone will love it. It's definitely my favorite Easter craft! Makes for a great display in an entryway for all your Easter party guests or even to decorate at your office. You won't believe just how quickly you can make your own! #EasterSweets #ad
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Fill a balloon with a treat and make an egg with yarn and modpodge. Such a great idea for the littles in your life! This would also be a fun craft for Spring Break! Yarn Easter Egg Craft #eastereggs
A soft and traditional Easter basket filled with eggs ready for the Grand Easter Egg Hunt.
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Jelly Bean Door Decor- definitely needs Some Color... This cute door hanger is a fun Easter craft kids can make with a little supervision. Paint a paper-mache letter (available at crafts stores) using acrylic paint. Match the paint to the color of the jelly beans. Let the paint dry. Hot-glue the jelly beans to the front of the letter. Let dry. Hot-glue a ribbon to the back for a hanging loop.
Make your own Wax Paper hearts for a valentine's day decoration. This is a fun kids craft for the kids!
Baby Food Jar Christmas Crafts | ... baby food jar. This is a great craft project for the kids and they
Make your own marbled mug with this great craft tutorial. A simple technique using craft paint and a straw.
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Easter Egg Hunt with Clues - free printable clues for a simple Easter hunt for the kids
Awesome Easter Egg Bug craft to do with the kids! Great for a nighttime Easter Egg Hunt! You can also use a small glow stick for the light inside.
Awesome Easter Egg Firefly Bug craft to do with the kids! Great for a nighttime Easter Egg Hunt or summer fun! You can also use a small glow stick for the light inside.
"This mat, made from vintage leather belts … Step 1: Clear out your local thrift store’s leather belt cache. Step 2: Cut out the shape you want for your mat from a large bolt of felt (or make your own felt). 3: Hot glue the belts to the mat. 4: After drying, turn the mat over, and cut down the belts to your felt shape."
This awesome Mason Jar Utensil Caddy is perfect for a big BBQ or a potluck with family and friends. It’s not difficult to create your own using the tutorial at www.smallhomesoul.com.
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Easter Traditions - Flashlight Egg Hunt: We do this on the night before Easter when it is totally dark. Each child has their own flashlight
Why leave the fun of hunting prizes to the Easter egg hunt? Hold your very own candy cane hunt with the kids this winter and let the magic begin!
Felt Christmas Ornament Tutorial @Fantastic Toys: Your family and friends will love these vintage inspired felt ornaments. This is a great holiday craft project to make with left over felt scraps and trim. You can sew them by hand, sewing machine or the younger ones could even glue them together. Finish them up by adding some ric-rac, trim or felt shapes. (Free PDF)
Make DIY snow globes with your Best Buddy. This easy and awesome craft is great to do during the winter months! This DIY snow globe is great a small gift; create matching or unique designs with your buddy! All you need is a baby-good jar, water, water proof super glue, a small figure, and glitter.
DIY Candy-Filled Egg Popper Tree, great for older kids during the Easter egg hunt
Mini Minion. A swap maybe?? Super simple DIY craft for kids (or adults ... It's so cute it'll make you want one of your own). All you need is a Pom Pom, a black pipe cleaner, a googley eye, and a glue dot. Create all sorts of little minion monsters using bigger Pom Poms, more googley eyes, maybe even a tennis ball for the body and shortened toilet paper rolls for goggles.
Kids will love this homemade snow globe. All you need is a glue gun, mason jar, and glitter glue!
Easy craft: How to make your own magnets for Father's Day. Easy craft for kids and a great gift idea.
Eeek, I love this idea so much! Make a super easy & affordable DIY Rope Basket for dolling up your storage space using only a dollar store laundry basket, rope- pref. in 2 different colors, and a hot glue gun. Yay!
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Use mason jars in your Christmas decorating when you make these great Christmas centerpieces. This jar craft is perfect for your Christmas decorating. You can make this simple handmade Christmas decoration with just a few materials.
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This backwards clues game helps make inferences easy and fun! Your kids must describe the topic word without using the word clues listed on their card. This is also a great Speaking and Listening skills activity. Use for literacy centers, partners, small group, preteach, review and more. Blank cards included for your kids to create their own game extension. $