Arts and Crafts

Loads of ideas of craft activities to keep the little ones entertained

Fabric Covered Pencil Holder

We made these lovely fabric covered pen pots as part of our teacher gifts this year. They are really easy to make and are a lovely handmade gift idea! Fabric Covered Pencil Holder What you need: Fat quarter – cut to size

Handmade Teacher Appreciation Gifts

This weekend we set about making our teacher and teaching assistants appreciation gifts. The idea for the bags came from this fab post on pinterest. https://www.pinterest.com/pin/41658365276964691/ We bought the bags from hobbycraft for £1.00 each and used fabric pens that we already had to draw the lined paper design onto one side of the bag.

Paper Plate Pig

Recently we went on a day trip to a farm, so when my three year old was demanding to make something at home, we decided to have a go at making our own paper plate piggy. Materials: Paper Plate Pink Paint Pink Tissue Paper PVA Glue Pink Felt Googily eyes Black card Pink wool How […]

Easy Clay Fridge Magnet

My 4 year old loves to model with playdough and clay. On our afternoons together, he always demands either to make and play with playdough, or to get some clay out. Usually he isn’t particularly creative -without being given direction anyway – but on one of these afternoons, his creative flair suddenly came out and he […]

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