Category Archives: Kids’ Crafts

First claymation video

So we got the Klutz Book of Animation and made a few clips. It was very fun and my older son was hooked (me too) so I’m sure there will be more to come. click here to view (777)

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Graham cracker ‘gingerbread’ houses

With my son’s 3rd grade class we made graham cracker ‘gingerbread’ houses similar to the big one in my pictures bu with only one window in front and a bigger door. We used Royal Icing to ‘glue’ the houses together … Continue reading

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Halloween Pasta Craft

For the kids party I’m going to provide a lot of different pasta shapes and have the kids make pasta skeletons. I made two examples for the kids and printed out some pictures of skeletons to help get them going. … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Sun Catcher

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Here is a sun catcher heart I did with my kids. They sharpened crayons and we put the shavings between wax paper and hot ironed them until they melted. I then cut out the heart frames using my Cricut and … Continue reading

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Valentines Project

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Working with my son’s class on a Valentine’s Heart Box. I found well priced 4.5 paper mache heart boxes at http://www.consumercrafts.com/store/details/catalog/basics-paper-mache-boxes/2833-32. I first painted the boxes with Gesso so the acrylic paint would show nice and bright. Next the kids painted … Continue reading

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Kids’ Project – Decoupage Ornament

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I visited my son’s class again for another project – decoupage ornament. It got messy but everyone had fun making their ornaments. (1591)

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Kid’s Project – Pumpkin Seed Mosaic

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Here are some samples I made for a pumpkin seed mosaics project I’m doing with my son’s second grade class. (971)

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Kids’ Project – leaf weaving

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I put together a project for my son’s second grade class. I cut out various leaf shapes on my cricut and strips and we did a leaf weaving project. (1062)

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