How To Make A Bask Of Crocodiles – Paper Crocodile Craft

How to make a bask of crocodiles

A few weeks back I was hanging out with my girls discussing the Collective Nouns for Crocodiles (along with a few other animals) and the cool paper crocodile we were going to make. We’d decided to make paper crocodiles because of the amazing sparkly disco croc Ro made a year ago … Continue reading

Paper Plate Rainbow Garden

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This Paper Plate Rainbow Garden Collage is a great example of why I love using paper plates for collage projects. Their strong composition means you can pile on lots of different materials and the round shape perfectly frames the finished creation. I made this with one of my daughters about five years ago and it’s … Continue reading

3D Paper Snowflake Decorations

3D Paper Snowflake Decoration

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These 3D Paper Snowflake decorations are perfect for doing together as a family. They are a bit fiddle but younger kids can have great fun punching out the snowflake shapes whilst the older kids and adults piece them together. You Need Cardstock or Paper – I used printer paper to make … Continue reading

Papier Mache Challenge

Papier Mache Challenge

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It’s my turn to host this months #GetYourCraftOn and I’m excited to announce that the theme is Papier Mache. Papier Mache or Paper Mache is one of my favourite craft materials. It’s cheap, easy to use and can be used to make an amazing array of crafts. The basic materials are … Continue reading

Native American Small World Play

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This rather wonderful Native American Small World Play set was part of my eldests home work this week.  This term her class have been studying a bit of American history centered around Native Americans and the Pioneers. She’s was very taken with the Native American culture they touched on and wanted to make … Continue reading

Mermaid Paper Plate Collage

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Do you know any Mermaid fans? Then this Little Mermaid Paper Plate Collage will be a perfect craft for them. Paper plates are the perfect size for beginner collages and a great way to introduce children to mixed media arts and crafts. I prefer to use plain (non glossy) white … Continue reading

Five Paper Bunny Craft Ideas

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Here are five Paper Bunny Craft ideas using just one bunny silhouette shape and very little else. I used my Cricut Mini as it’s perfect for cutting out lots of the same shape quickly but you could easily use a cookie cutter as a stencil or draw them and then cut them … Continue reading

Shoe Box Shelves For Collectibles

Shoe Box Storage Shelves

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These shoe box shelves are great for displaying children’s Moshi Monster Collections and what’s great about them is that they’re made out of a shoe box … really!!! You can use any size shoe box (children’s or adults). The thing to bear in mind is that the size of the shelf … Continue reading