This magical sea shell craft is a great way to use up some of the shells collected from your beach travels and will delight your little Mermaids and Fairies. We head to the beach all year round and always come back with hands full of sea shell booty collected from the shore … Continue reading
We have a massive wooden fence that runs around out garden and although I try to pretty to up with plants there’s still a lot of fence on who so I decided to use the wooden fence to our advantage and use it as a board for displaying out gorgeous laminated … Continue reading
My girls always come home from the beach with their pockets stuffed full of beach treasure that always includes shells. There’s something wonderfully tactile and calming about them. They invite you to pick them up. Touch them. Play with them. These sea shell puppets are a gorgeous interactive way to use to use your shells … Continue reading
My girls love playing with grass seed heads because they stick to each other when they throw them like darts but … you can also use a grass seed head to make the most delightful and simple art work with very few additional materials and a little imagination. When they’re green and … Continue reading
There have been loads of wonderful Yarn Bombing images on the internet and in the news. Every one seems to be getting involved. Last year the WI (Womens Institute) in the town my girls got to school decked out a local pub in wonderful crocheted knits they had created for an … Continue reading
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As you may (or may not) know I take part in regular weekly craft hangouts organised by the lovely RedTedArt. This week was slightly different and I was lucky enough to join some other craft bloggers in a craft hangout for Netmums organised by RedTedArt. The task was to take … Continue reading
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The few days of sunshine is having an effect on me and I’ve been making flowers again but this time using metal bottle tops. These were briefly shown on the Bottle Top Hangout a while back and are very similar to the Plastic Bottle Top Flowers I have previously blogged … Continue reading
If you want to focus your kids pebble hunting on the beach get them to look for pebbles to make some stunning yet simple Pebble Art. It’s great fun, can be made by all ages and you get to have some seriously cool art to hang on your walls (note: the pebbles need to … Continue reading
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How about this for a cool ‘Crown’ T-shirt to make for yourself or the kids. I’ve made it to wear over the upcoming Diamond Jubilee celebrations this weekend but it could be worn for any occasion and the design is very unisex. All you need is a plain white t-shirt, … Continue reading