Ready for some speedy craft? Make these super plate cars with your kids and watch them zoom into action. Make different coloured cars using various coloured tissue paper and stick them to the bedroom walls and make a race track around the room. Sam
Quote for the day … “Don’t forget to play” Marc Johns
Are you having a buzzing day? Make these Eggy Bees with your kids and watch them buzz with excitement. Egg cartons are fantastic to use for various craft animals. Why not try creating a frog, dragonfly or a cow. Your inventions are never-ending. Just some basic craft supplies and your imagination.
Quote for the day … “Keep some room in your heart for the unimaginable.” Mary Oliver
Explore the ocean world with your kids by making these simple foil fish! Get creative and add a little sparkle by getting the kids to decorate their own using their vivid imagination. See how many different designs they can come up with. Enjoy!! Sam
Quote for the day … “We all can dance when we find music that we love” Giles Andreae
Want to swan around? Enjoy creating these joyful, graceful paper plate swans with your children. They would look great on a mural with lily pads and a pond. You could also paint the swans black and add some glitter to make them sparkle.
Quote for the day … “Anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.” JK Rowling
Feel like giving a roar? Make these fun spaghetti lion heads with your kids and give them something to roar about! Remember variations can always be made – colour your spaghetti for a multi-coloured mane. Make different expressions on the lion’s face. Celebrate each masterpiece!!
Quote for the day … “Where there is kindness there is goodness. Where there is goodness there is magic.” Cinderella
Want to be spellbound? Enjoy watching the patterns of colour come together in this simple but crafty rainbow serpent. You could paint the scales or use dot painting as other ideas. Depending on the ages of your children will determine the level of patterning and scale collage. Have fun creating beautiful pieces of art.
Quote for the day … “I wish to live a life that causes my soul to dance inside my body.” Dele Olanubi
Enjoy helping your kids to make this creative treat. Hang it on the fridge or cupboard. Make one for Grandma as well, she’ll love it. Using water colours can be fun. Try experimenting with the amount of water added and watch the different shades appear. Spray a light sprinkling of perfume for a little something extra.
Quote for the day …
“It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.”
Make your mark!!! Create these easy penguin footprints with your kids. These could be turned into gift cards or used for school projects about Antarctica. You could make a colony of them for a wall display. So simple, so easy, so joyful!!!!
Quote for the day … “Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” Dr Seuss