Monthly Archives: June 2014

Patriotic 4th July Treats & Desserts

Patriotic 4th July Treats & Desserts

We are getting ready with our 4th July celebration planning. And are starting to look at differen patriotic treats and patriotics desserts. We have found a mixture of delicious treats that I think you may like to have a go at. A number of them are super healthy too! So…
4th of July Strawberries

4th of July Strawberries

These 4th of July Strawberries look fab! Now with the advent of pinterest, we have all got a little swept along with celebrations from around the world. From Halloween to the 4th of July - so I think it's safe to say we all know about Independence Day, and the stars…
Skateboard swing

Skateboard swing

Skateboard swing DIY We have often seen the odd abandoned skateboard left outside by the bins, and I'll admit it, a couple of them have made their way home with us, just because we couldn't bear to see them go to the landfill. And NOW we know exactly what to…
Glitter banner bunting

Glitter banner bunting

Glitter banner bunting We do love a bit of bunting over here at Fun Crafts Kids...  It's a fun and simple way to decorate a room, or a party room - from using cupcake cases to create flower garlands to simple basic homemade bunting for toddlers to make with you. So this glitter banner…
Easy sewing patterns for kids

Easy sewing patterns for kids

What sweet easy sewing patterns for kids! We do rather enjoy a bit of sewing... We were lucky enough to have mothers and grandmothers who could sew, (not being gender specific here, that's just how it was then!) I have incredibly fond memories of my school summer dresses and school…
DIY stamp printed houses

DIY stamp printed houses

These DIY stamp printed houses make up a whole village! Yet again we stumble across a fabulous activity which is not only great fun to make together (Adult supervision definitely required!) it also looks fabulous in a frame to decorate the nursery too. There's something about MINIATURE houses... whether playing…
4th July Crafts – Tin Can Windsock

4th July Crafts – Tin Can Windsock

Awww so lovely. We love crafts for the garden. We love crafts for the 4th July. We love recycled crafts.. and right now we are REALLY into Tin Can crafts. Tin Cans are a little tricky to work with - which paint do you use, how do you get holes…
Tin Can Grill

Tin Can Grill

  So.. I always knew there were some GREAT ideas out there for upcycling those old tin cans. Here is a fantastic idea for making your own DIY portable BBQ - make a tin can grill! Does it look fabulous. I know that the boys would be super excited about…
Yarn-Wrapped Flower Pots

Yarn-Wrapped Flower Pots

These Yarn-Wrapped Flower Pots look so pretty! We've decorated our terracotta flower pots in many ways, we've made birch bark vases and painted the flower pots with chalkboard paint however we just love the simplicity of these Yarn-Wrapped Flower Pots! If you've made pom-poms, you are bound to have some wool left over…
watermelon potato print wrapping paper

watermelon potato print wrapping paper

Watermelon potato print wrapping paper Grab some newspaper, spread it out over the table and push up those sleeves... Funny how the process of preparing to craft is very satisfying, yet the clearing up is a lot more painful! Potato printing is massively fun though, whatever your age... We make…