Recycling

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) ,…
Crafts for Preschoolers: Cork Print Flowers

Crafts for Preschoolers: Cork Print Flowers

Oh my, now THIS craft pushes all my buttons! Not only does it contain buttons, but it is simple adorable. A perfect craft for Preschoolers - they can get stamping away with corks... then do some snipping and snapping a bit of gluing of buttons and hey presto you have…
Egg Carton Daffodils

Egg Carton Daffodils

Egg Carton Daffodils Aaaah so nice to finally be in SPRING TIME!! Yes.. the winter has been long and chilly and it is time for some spring cheer!!! I do love all recycled crafts for kids.. and working with egg cartons is particularly fun for children as they instantly lend…
Egg Carton Craft Rooster for Chinese New Year

Egg Carton Craft Rooster for Chinese New Year

Egg Carton Craft Rooster Cock-a-doodle-do! It's the year of the rooster... and we just love this Egg Carton Craft Rooster. According to the Chinese Lunar Calendar, the Year of the Rooster starts on January 28, 2017. It is an important spring festival and a great opportunity to celebrate Chinese culture and…
DIY Paper Basket Desk Storage Tutorial

DIY Paper Basket Desk Storage Tutorial

DIY Paper Basket Desk Storage Tutorial We really like paper crafts here at Fun Crafts Kids, and are totally drawn to crafts that you can do 'on the go' - so if you're in the restaurant with the kids, or in the doctor's waiting room - we would recommend carrying…