Homemade Paint Recipe
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Crafts for Kids: Homemade Paint Recipe {Non Toxic}

We love crafting with our children and we are constantly looking for fun, new ways to do some of old favorites. Making our own paint is such a fun thing to do. You can create all kinds of colors that appeal to everyone and then paint whatever your heart desires. HOMEMADE PAINT RECIPE SUPPLIES: 1 cup salt 1 cup flour 1 1/2 cups water Food coloring DIRECTIONS: Begin by mixing together your salt flour and …

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St. Patrick’s Day Craft: DIY Leprechaun Beard

  If you are looking for a simple craft this St. Patrick’s Day that will keep the kids busy, and create a lot of fun afterward, then try this fun leprechaun beard. My daughter and I made this one together, but it seems that after it was made, everyone got in on the action sporting it and being goofy. SUPPLIES NEEDED: card stock dowel rod crepe paper streamer scissors glue pencil TIP: We were able …

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DIY Valentine Owls

DIY VALENTINE OWLS INGREDIENTS Used Toilet Paper Rolls Construction Paper Googly Eyes if you have them (you can also make eyes from paper and markers) Scissors Glue, I used Modge Podge Ribbon if you would like to hang DIRECTIONS Cut Paper to the width of your toilet paper roll. Wrap paper around toilet paper roll and adhere. Fold sides in to enclose top of toilet paper roll. Add Googly Eyes with Adhesive. Cut beak shape …

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No Sew Valentine’s Day Puffy Felt Heart #valentines #craft

Craft your own heart shaped puffy pillow without the need to sew a stitch when you give this No Sew Valentine’s Day Puffy Felt Heart a try! Using less than $2 in materials, you can craft your own in just seconds. Perfect for gift giving or for using yourself, this no sew puffy heart is the perfect way to ring in the Valentine’s Day season. It makes a great class Valentine, a teacher gift or just …

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75 Valentine's Day Crafts
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75 Valentine’s Day Crafts

Valentine’s Day will be here in almost a month and it is time to get your craft on with some of these fabulous ideas. Our comprehensive list has everything from jewelry to gifts plus there are crafts for every level. Kids crafts and adults crafts for everyone. Enjoy! A Airplane Valentine Card for Boys from Miss Information Altoid Tin Candy Box from About a Mom B Bird Feeder Hearts DIY Craft from Thrifty Jinxy Burlap …

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DIY Twine Ornament
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DIY Twine Ornament

Making ornaments isn’t something that I have done a lot of. My kids seem to do them in school every year and bring them home which I lovingly hang on the tree. This year we had a box of ornaments that were either scratched or broken or just in general bad shape. I also had a lot of scraps and leftover things from other projects. We created these really cute DIY twine ornaments in just …

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DIY Turkey T Shirt

Kids will love looking like a turkey when you craft this DIY turkey t-shirt. This turkey t-shirt can be made using just $2 in supplies and under 30 minutes. The best part is, you don’t even have to sew! Take a look below at how we crafted our own turkey t-shirt, perfect for Thanksgiving parties or just to get into the season of Thanksgiving in general! DIY TURKEY T-SHIRT SUPPLIES Here is what you will …

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Native American Headdress Craft for Kids

Teaching children about the real meaning of Thanksgiving is so important. This is a wonderful chance to talk about the Native Americans and the role they played in the first Thanksgiving. Enrich this lesson by creating a Native American Headdress as the one you see here. This head dress is perfect for little hands to craft and can be completed for just pennies. Take a look at how to get started. NATIVE AMERICAN HEADDRESS CRAFT …

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It’s National Recycling Week ~ Upcycled Ice Crystal Mason Jar Candle Holder #Annedroids #AmazonPrime

Did you know that this week is National Recycling Week? We always try to recycle in our house and we also try to upcycle. Instead of putting things out in our recycle bin, we first try to figure out if there is something else that we can do with it first. This week we made a fun craft to celebrate National Recycling Week  and for one of my kids new favorite shows, Annedroids. If you …

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15 Fabulous Fall Crafts

Fall is here and that means lots of parties and events coming up. We love to make our own decor for parties. Here are some really cute ideas to get your started for your fall parties. Fall Scented Pumpkins  //  Practically Functional Pumpkin Tulle Wreath  //  A Night Owl Blog Candy Corn Centerpiece //  Glued To My Crafts Fall DIY Dry Erase Board  //  Recreate & Decorate Glitter Glass Candles  //  A Pinch Of Glitter …

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