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It’s really easy to make your own Papier Mache Paste using just household flour and water. I don’t really follow a recipe but a general rule I follow is 1 part flour to 4-5 parts water. Depending on the quantity of paste you need to make you can use … Continue reading
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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
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These cute Fairy Tale Shoes are made from papier-mache layers over egg box forms (egg cartons) … seriously! They are a bit fiddly so not really suitable for young children although they can have fun decorating pre-made shoes. The key to making them is selecting the right egg box (egg carton). You … Continue reading
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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
Norman The Slug With The Silly Shell has been a firm favourite in this house for a few years. Written by Sue Hendra this fun story line (Norman wants to more than just an ordinary slug) and wonderful bright graphics make this a gorgeous book to read. So when it came to … Continue reading
This papier mache volcano was so much fun to make and it’s still going strong nearly 5 years later. It’s been played with loads and taken into school for topic work a few times by all three of my girls. The best part is it’s made from your garbage. It’s great … Continue reading