Have the kids collect sea shells and make a Sea Shell Wind Chime to keep their summer memories all year long. Each wind chime will be as unique as the sea shells collected. … Read More
Native American Sand Painting
You can purchase playground sand, collect sand from the beach or even use colored craft sand for this Native American Sand Painting. Whatever you use, this project is a great time … Read More
This Pinecone Turkey is a simple craft that even little kids can do with a bit of help. Supplies are inexpensive and easy to find, and instructions are easy. Stand … Read More
Make a seed mosaic around cardboard tubes to create these earthy and charming seed napkin rings that are perfect for a Thanksgiving or garden table setting.
Make Butterflies From Leaves
Fall is the perfect time to take the kids outside to “shop” for craft materials. Leaves, twigs and berries are all you need to make these beautiful butterflies.
Fall is a great time to get the kids out in nature and collect materials that they can use to create fun crafts.
Here’s another opportunity to combine an outdoor adventure with a quiet time craft project. These Domino Rocks also provide hours of fun play time when it is complete.
Mother Nature is a wonderful and inexpensive resource for craft supplies. Here’s a way to combine an adventure outdoors with a crafty project.
Take a trip to the beach or your local river and explore the area for some smooth, flat rocks. This outdoor activity is a great way to expend energy and … Read More
All you need is the right shaped rock to create this cute little Hedgehog Paperweight. Make it an adventure to go rock hunting and think of other animals that might … Read More
The kids can finally do something with all those pebbles they collect at the beach. Every time they see these fun Rock Monsters they will be reminded of the wonderful … Read More
Get the kids in the holiday spirit and outside to collect pine cones for this adorable little mouse.
There’s nothing fancy about this old favourite but you’ll be surprised at how satisfying it is! And your little ones will think it’s a sheer miracle! You can make a … Read More
Fall is a colorful time of year. Celebrate by decorating your bulletin board with real fall leaves or some made from clay or construction paper.
When you press flowers and leaves, they become thinner and light can shine through them. In this project, you simply decoupage pressed flowers and leaves to a votive cup and … Read More
Spring is here and it is time to start thinking ahead for our gardens. Make this beautiful Indoor Greenhouse from recycled plastic bottles.