Monthly Archives: May 2015

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…
paper mache ice cream sundaes

paper mache ice cream sundaes

Paper mache ice cream sundaes Mmmmm delicious! Ice cream sundaes? Oh wait? They are not real you say? What? Zero Calories you say? Oh now that's boring - no it ISN'T - it's a lot of fun to be had with the kids making these ice cream sundaes out of…
Twinkie Peep Cars

Twinkie Peep Cars

  Now, some of you may know, that I live in the UK.. and in the UK, we do NOT get Twinkies and we do NOT get Peeps.. but sometimes, when something is just super duper cute, you have to share it anyway, right? And also we do have some…
upcycled Tin Cans

upcycled Tin Cans

Upcycled Tin Cans We honestly cringe whenever we put a tin can into the recycling bin... there will always be a life in them, whether for making toy telephones, or fun stilts - they are a great craft material. And this tin can craft over on bywilma.com illustrated quite beautifully…
DIY Cardboard Television

DIY Cardboard Television

DIY Cardboard Television Oh you want to be on the Television when you grow up? We can sort that for you STRAIGHT away! We used to love playing this game with a BIG piece of cardboard and giggling as we pretended to read the news... so when we spotted estefimachado.com.br's fab…
DIY Garage –  car craft

DIY Garage – car craft

DIY Garage - car craft HOW many little toy cars do you have in your house?! We have tonnes, literally... a combination of some of my own classics from childhood, and the bucket full the kids have accumulated, and bought from school fairs too. (that's a great way to build…
10+ Fun and Quirky Crafts for Stones

10+ Fun and Quirky Crafts for Stones

My kids LOVE picking up stones.. and we have tons of stones all over the place. Every so often we get around to doing a Stone Craft  but am always on the look out for more rock craft ideas. I especially LOVE those rock crafts, that double up nicely as gifts..…