Painting can be a wonderfully creative and sensory experience for kids. HANDPRINT RAINBOW PAINTING lets children get really “hands-on” with paints and explore colour mixing and blending. A super fun and colourful art experience for St Patrick’s Day and weather study themes.
Latest Valentine’s Day Crafts
If you’ve got a little Pokemon fan then this Paper Plate Pokeball craft is an absolute must! These homemade Pokeballs actually open with storage space inside for figures, or cards! We’ve turned ours into a cute “I Choose You” Pokemon Valentine! This is such a fun Pokemon craft for kids.
3D Cardboard Tube Heart Art is a fantastic creative project that turns TP rolls into something quite beautiful! It’s a great way to introduce kids to art that isn’t flat and working in three dimensions can be very exciting!
COLOURFUL HEART WINDOW CLINGS – Kids from toddlers to tweens will love this fun process art project. It’s a gorgeous Valentine’s Day craft and perfect for Mother’s Day gifts too. You won’t be able to resist smiling when you see these on your windows.
I bet you’ve got some paper plates sitting in your cupboard? Why not turn them into something truly beautiful with this simple but totally gorgeous Heart Suncatcher Craft! This is a super idea for Valentine’s Day and is simple enough for toddlers but pretty enough to appeal to big kids too.
Kids and vast quantities of TP rolls seem to go hand in hand! Why not turn all those cardboard tubes into beautiful Heart Garlands? These heart chains are a lovely way to decorate for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day and parties.
Last Minute Winter Activities
We haven’t had any real snow this Winter so we’ve been making our own Wintery scenes instead. You won’t believe this gorgeous glittery icicle craft is made from up-cycled milk jugs! It’s a great recycled Winter craft for kids that builds their scissor skills too.
Here’s a cotton ball snowman craft with a difference because this one is completely 3D! Kids can make cute snowmen that actually stand up! This is such a fun Winter craft for the kids.
We are just starting to get our first frosts of Winter which is so exciting! Seeing puddles iced over, frost on the windows and icicles hanging down is always so fascinating to children. This Sparkly Icicle Craft is a wonderful way to bring the beauty and magic of Winter right into the home or classroom!
The nights are drawing in and Christmas is round the corner making it the perfect time of year to think STARS! These Yarn Wrapped Star Ornaments are super for building fine motor skills and look gorgeous hanging alone or in clusters. You can use your stars to make a bedroom mobile, as colourful Christmas ornaments for the tree or as a craft to go along with a Space themed learning project.
This frosty pinecone craft, based on a classic, has a clever little twist that really gives its frosty appearance a special edge! These pinecones are super frosty, super sparkly and super fun for little hands to make! They look great as Christmas ornaments or for a Winter display.