Category Archives: Art and Craft Ideas

Design a garden activity

With all the time the kids have been spending helping out in the garden I thought it would be a good idea to do a few garden designing activities. We had done the first activity before but I thought it … Continue reading

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Minibeast Crafting

We seem to have been doing a lot of Maths lately and not much crafting so last weekend I did a search to try to find something to inspire us.  I ended up printing out some basic Mininbeast  shadow stick … Continue reading

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Make your own Learn to Draw Book

It is no secret I love “How to Draw” pages and my kids have been using them for some time now.  But I have never really stored them somewhere so often the individual pages would get packed away in-between other … Continue reading

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Easter Eggs on our sliding doors

Yes the title is correct we have Easter Eggs on our sliding doors. We have done a version of this activity a few times already but it is such a great activity for a number of reasons so we had … Continue reading

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Practicing shading with flower colouring pages

My daughter loves colouring in using abstract colours (eg flowers where every petal is a different colour) but lately she has been wanting to make her pictures more realistic.  We have been talking a lot about how objects are never … Continue reading

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