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July 2, 2018

Colored Clay- Air Dry Clay DIY

Do your kids love mixing and making?  If so this colored clay recipe will be right up your alley!  Simple ingredients and plenty of opportunities for sensory fun make this air dry clay a sure winner.

June 24, 2018

Macaroni Beads- A Super Colorful DIY

Crafting from pasta may sound like a craft from VBS in the 80’s but I promise, these bright and beautiful painted macaroni beads look all modern.   Making these snazzy beads is quick and easy and a fun little process for your kiddos!

May 14, 2018

Leaf Bowls with Air Dry Clay

These leaf bowls are deceivingly quick and easy to make.  The air dry clay recipe comes together with only a few household ingredients and the finished bowls are pretty enough for gifting.

March 26, 2018

DIY Finger Puppets- An Introduction to Sewing

This sweet and simple DIY finger puppet project is the perfect first introduction to sewing.  A simple whip stitch is introduced while the little details are simply glued on to prevent frustration.  The fun of these little finger puppets will last long after the making is done. Playing with them may be the best part!

March 19, 2018

Air Dry Clay- An Easy DIY Clay Recipe

You know the ingredients your kiddos like to stockpile for making slime?  Use this simple DIY recipe to learn how to make air dry clay with everyday, household ingredients.  This DIY clay is silky smooth and pure white; a super sensory activity no matter what you choose to make with it!

September 7, 2017

Making A Thaumatrope-A Simple Animation Toy with a Fancy Name

Thaumatrope; what a deceptively simple name for such a simple little toy.  Say it with me “thaw -ma-trope.”  These toys are super simple two sided precursors to modern animation.  A thaumatrope has a different image on each side.  When spun rapidly the two images give the impression of blending into one.  It’s kind of like ice age animation.  It’s simple but also a little magic.

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