Halloween Fairies!

Halloween Fairies Final Products

Thinking of a Halloween decor project for the kids? These mini Halloween fairies are perfect for them – easy and fun to make, and cute! Younger children are often given homework arts and crafts projects according to the season. These are usually displayed in their classrooms before being sent back home just before the big event. (I remember […]

Egg Carton Daffodils

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Egg cartons!  Most of us don’t give them a second thought. As long as they keep our eggs intact, we’re happy. But egg cartons are a fabulous craft resource. You can cut them up for bits or soak them and then reshape them into just about anything. This project only needs some scissors, paint, imagination […]

Easy Art for Kids

Easy Art for Kids

Crayons and drawing books for the kids’ art time? Too ordinary! So here’s a little project to give your kids something a bit different and more fun to do. You can build this simple stand using scrap timber you may have in your storage. But you can also use other materials such as PVC pipes, cardboard boxes, etc. Be […]

String Art Tutorial

String Art

Need a new wall decoration for your room? Here’s one DIY idea you might enjoy! A string and nail wall decoration is a great creative project for using up all excess nails and timber or plywood. And aside from being inexpensive, it is also fun because it’s an art project that anybody can successfully make. […]

Make greeting cards and letters even more special with this cute and easy envelope!

DIY Envelope

Want to make your greeting cards and letters even more special? This easy DIY envelope is perfect because it gives the recipient the feeling of opening up a present! And it’s not just an easy project! This DIY envelope can save you moneyif you already have some beautiful thick paper and a few ribbons in your crafts stores. You […]

Line design with shading!

Line Design Drawing

Now here’s something to keep the little kids busy this weekend. It’s simple, easy, addictive and definitely worth displaying on the wall! This art project is just one of the many creative ideas taught yearly by art teacher Ted Edinger (also known as Mr. E). Lots of his students have created really impressive versions of this, […]

Hand And Footprint Art

Hand and Footprint Art

Creating paintings with bare hands are fun. Doing it with the family makes it even more meaningful. So let your imagination run and get the whole family’s hands on it!  Here are some tips… Materials: Canvas Acrylic Paints Brush Permanent Marker Plastic Plate   Steps: First thing you need to do is to make sure […]

Button Tree Wall Art

Button Tree

Use the heap of buttons you have to make some pretty wall art. We think this is a good one to hang in your daughter’s room. Materials: Canvas Plenty of buttons Pastel Colour Spray Paint (suggested colours: purple, yellow, pink, blue) Glue Gun or E6000 Adhesive Acrylic Paint Paint Brush Dimensional Paints (suggested colours: black, brass, […]

Cute Customized Corner Bookmarks

Corner Bookmarks

Why would you buy a bookmark when you can customize one for yourself? Aren’t these corner bookmarks cute? You can make one in less than five minutes. :) Who is your favourite character? Start making one of these now! Materials: Coloured Paper Scissors Colouring Pens Pencil Ruler Glue Steps: Cut the paper in a 12 […]

DIY Paper Flowers

DIY Paper Flowers

Here’s a wonderful craft exercise especially for the little (and not so little) girls! It’s perfect for rainy days as it will keep kids involved for hours! They look just like real roses, don’t they? But they’re very easy to make. Now get your materials ready, and have lots of paper on hand! We’re sure you’ll enjoy […]