Recycling

Twig and string art ornaments

Twig and string art ornaments

Twig and string art ornaments With the holidays looming, we are looking to nature to inspire us for a little outdoor play - we really love to get the kids outside - and Mother Nature sure does love to inspire and furnish us with amazing free craft resources! So let's…
Toilet roll racing cars

Toilet roll racing cars

Toilet roll racing cars We just can't get enough of toilet roll crafts... I can't bring myself to put them into the recycling box... So for once I'm not annoyed when the boys leave the loo rolls on the side of the bath, instead of popping them into the waste…
Star Wars Sensory Lightsaber Bottles

Star Wars Sensory Lightsaber Bottles

Star Wars Sensory Lightsaber Bottles If your little one wants to train to be a Jedi at home, why not build a Lightsaber with them at home, using this DIY Star Wars Sensory Lightsaber Bottle tutorial! Star Wars is on our mind at FunCraftKids. This is all to blame on…
Toilet paper roll tubes dinosaurs

Toilet paper roll tubes dinosaurs

Toilet paper roll tubes dinosaurs   We all love a dinosaur right? And we ALL have a toilet paper roll tube knocking about too right? So let's get crafty! We love a free craft material, and what better way to make a ROAR during #worldrecycleday than to turn a loo…
trash can bin makeover

trash can bin makeover

Trash can bin makeover Whether in the classroom, or in the playroom at home, encouraging the kids to tidy up after themselves is a chore in itself! So the plan for this new term is to create different bins for different parts of the playroom - a place for soft toys,…
Cardboard Box Pizza Oven (Shoe Box Crafts)

Cardboard Box Pizza Oven (Shoe Box Crafts)

  Cardboard Box Pizza Oven (Shoe Box Crafts) Oh this has PERFECT written all over it.. I mean.. look at this wonderful shoebox craft! How easily it has been converted into a fun fun fun DIY Pizza Oven for the kids to play with! Simply genius. This goes to show…
DIY Lolly Stick Hooks

DIY Lolly Stick Hooks

DIY Lolly Stick Hooks We have long been collecting lolly sticks - any excuse to eat an ice lolly I'll say! We've got a whole pot of them, sitting in the craft room, waiting for someone to make something creative with them, accompanied by a load of coffee stirrers which…
Plastic Egg Crafts – Submarines

Plastic Egg Crafts – Submarines

Plastic Egg Crafts - DIY Submarines I am guessing your house is looking a bit like mine - full of PLASTIC EGGS  - well may be not quite as bad.. no house can be as CRAFTY MESSY as mine.. surely? Anyway. As my kids LOVE playing with plastic eggs, we…
Flowers in a Jar – Spring Gift

Flowers in a Jar – Spring Gift

  We are a lover of all things cute, quirky and colourful - just like these adorable FLOWERS IN A JAR- I mean, what a seriously cute Spring Gift is this? I love the idea of presenting some seeds and bulbs in this away and I adore the upcycled plastic…
Sock Lion Pattern

Sock Lion Pattern

Ooooh oooh oooh look at this adorable little lion! Isn't he just the cutest?! Can you believe that THIS cutie little toy is made from th humble sock? We do love a sock pattern (and have made sock monkeys before, as well as these super simple sock bunny pattern) ,…