painting

Colourful Wood Windchimes

Colourful Wood Windchimes

Colourful Wood Windchimes I have a thing for "painted wood" ¬†- be it painted sticks, or like this case, painted bamboo.¬†Looking for some Musical Instrument Crafts? It has long long long been on my to do list - especially painting drift wood... aaah. And what I love more, is when…
Paper Plate Dinosaurs (incl. Free Printable)

Paper Plate Dinosaurs (incl. Free Printable)

Paper Plates... I confess, as a TP Roll Lover and lover of all things free - it took me a while to "fall in love" with the humble paper plate.. and all the great paper plate crafts that you can make out of them. Like with TP Rolls, it takes…
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.…
Rock Crafts – Painted Stone Village

Rock Crafts – Painted Stone Village

I have been eyeing up these painted stone village houses for a long long loooooong time. I think my kids are FINALLY old enough to have a go at painting some of these themselves. We are obsessed and in love with all things "Fairy".. and I know that these adorable…
pendulum painting

pendulum painting

What a wonder - pendulum painting! Any colourful outdoor activity is good for us, whether we're drawing on the pavement outside the house with chalks, or using coloured water on our brushes on a dry paving slab for a bit of temporary shape making. We love taking big rolls of…
Stone ladybirds

Stone ladybirds

Loving these shiny stone ladybirds from life as we know it this morning! One of the simplest go-to crafts for us is finding the smoothest roundest stones in the garden or park, cleaning them up, drying them and painting them - either turning them into little green monsters, or people,…
Pot Noodle Doodle Flower Pots

Pot Noodle Doodle Flower Pots

Pot Noodle Doodle Flower Pots - a lovely way to upcycle old packaging destined for the recycling bin! When we spotted these, the first thing we thought was how it's an activity which appeals to many age groups, from pre-schoolers to to secondary school kids, with steadier hands! I would…