DIY wall organiser

DIY wall organiser

DIY wall organiser We want to tidy up, we want to tidy up! So let's get some storage on the wall shall we? Honestly, if we want to tidy up, having some extra storage space on the wall which you've made yourself might actually encourage you to tidy away your…
make your own needle wallet

make your own needle wallet

Make your own needle wallet I have a sewing box, I have thread, I have a quick-un-pick, I have scissors, but can I EVER find the needles? Well, no of course not. My Mum used to have a little leather needle wallet book thing that was so handy, we always…
18 Craft Stick Crafts

18 Craft Stick Crafts

Hooray for the humble Craft Stick - that "classic" childhood craft material fuond in many an art box. These days it is easy to buy craft sticks in bulk - you can get them plain or in many different colours. My kids still enjoy saving and washing their "lolly sticks"…
Craft Stick Fairy Door

Craft Stick Fairy Door

I am afraid this is one those "inspiration" posts today, as these seriously wonderful CRAFT STICK Fairy Doors, do not come with instructions. But I HAD to share them with you, as I think they are simply the most wonderful thing EVER and I so want to make a set…
Cereal Box Boat

Cereal Box Boat

Cereal box boat - what's not to love about this little craft? It works on so many levels for us, it's a craft which you can do with (or without) the children, you get to use up an old cereal box, thus diverting it from landfill - it's a total…
Painting With Ice, Chalk and Oil

Painting With Ice, Chalk and Oil

Here is a Summer Activity that is oh so inviting!!! Create these fantastic ice painting cubes, but it isn't just ice.. it is a mixture of oil, water and chalk. Super cool and a great summer painting activity. A wonderful way to explore the sense, cool down and get creative.…
button bird ornaments

button bird ornaments

Button bird ornaments Oh you know us, we love an upcycled craft here at FunCraftsKids don't we? And particularly if the NEW things that have been created are even more beautiful than the things they are upcycled FROM! So when we spotted these beautiful birds from houseinsideout.blogspot.co.uk we knew we wanted to…
Paper Pulp Pendants

Paper Pulp Pendants

Aaaah here is  a wonderfully bright and colourful craft AND it is is all about RECYCLING. We do love taking something "old" and turning it into something new.. or taking something every day, like in this case paper, and turning it into something wonderful. I love how here we have…
10 Car Crafts Round up

10 Car Crafts Round up

We are mad keen on cars on this blog – if we don’t have enough ready made toys cars, we’re building them out of lego! Let's start with something edible! traffic light cookies and car cookies! we rather fell in love with this fabulous homemade car costume – how cute and…
homemade car costume

homemade car costume

We are mad keen on cars in this family - if we don't have enough ready made toys cars, we're building them out of lego! So it seems appropriate that we rather fell in love with this fabulous homemade car costume over on coolest-homemade-costumes.com - how cute and very English is this…