Tree Decorations from Homemade Clay

We had a lot of fun making these festive decorations!

Mesh Fruit Bag Painting

I’ve been thinking for a long time that I could use those mesh bags that fruit comes in for some sort of craft. Finally I hit on the idea of using them for painting.  

Soda Bottle Flower Prints

I love this quick and easy printing technique – the flowers look so cute! I mixed some paint on a paper plate and showed F how to make the prints using the bases of two (different) empty soda bottles.  He enjoyed stamping with the bottles – and he mostly got the paint on the paper! […]

Paper Plate Bugs

I just love using paper plates as a base for crafting. They are so cheap – and versatile! My son (26m) has recently started to take a great interest in bugs; always crouching down outside to watch a little ant go about its business. So here are some paper plate bugs that we made together […]