Father’s Day Card

By Merryn | Posted on 11-06-2009 | 9,841 views
Categories Cards, Craft Foam, Crafts by Materials, Father's Day, Festive Crafts

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Father’s Day Card

Father’s Day is around the corner. I’ve made this card for my Darling, for being the #1 Dad to my precious Ethan. I’ll make another for my Dad too, for being the #1 Grandpa to Ethan and the #1 Dad to ME! I use blue craft foam. Fold both ends so that they meet in […]

Star

By Merryn | Posted on 09-06-2009 | 9,212 views
Categories Paper Crafts, Shapes

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Star

If you are a crafter, it is important to know how to get certain shapes right. Here I would like to share how to fold and cut the perfect star.Fold once.Fold again.Unfold. Fold the corner to the line in the middle.Fold the tip down.Fold vertically.Cut along the line. Open and you get yourself a beautiful […]

Paper Plate Fish

By Merryn | Posted on 06-06-2009 | 9,887 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Fish, Paper Plate Crafts

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Paper Plate Fish

This is the basic of all paper plate crafts. The simplest to do. Use a craft scissors to cut out a small triangle. You may also use normal scissors if you do not have any craft scissors. Stick the small triangle to form a tail. Now here is the tedious part. I use a craft […]

Pop-Up Card – House

By Merryn | Posted on 03-06-2009 | 28,285 views
Categories Cards, Pop Up Card

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Pop-Up Card – House

A friend of mine will be shifting to her new house soon. I made this card to go along with the house warming gift.First, I print out some congratulatory message on a yellow A4 paper.Cut 2 lines.Pinch it out. Fold it in. Decorate it and the pop-up house is ready! Oh yeah, paste it on […]

Butter-fingers

By Merryn | Posted on 02-06-2009 | 9,041 views
Categories Art Crafts, Hand and Footprint Art, Paper Crafts, Quick n Easy

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Butter-fingers

This handprint butterfly is simple to do. I got Ethan to draw the outline of his palm. And then I helped him cut it out. Paste the cut-out hands on a piece of paper. I use black foam for the body and got Ethan to paste the googly eyes.

Pop-Up Card – Shark

By Merryn | Posted on 01-06-2009 | 27,638 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Cards, Pop Up Card

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Pop-Up Card – Shark

Fold a paper in half. Cut a line in the middle using a craft scissor. Fold each flaps to make 2 triangles. Unfold them. Open the card. Push the triangles up and pinch the edges. Close the card and push down the folds to make them well-creased. Open it back and draw a shark on […]

Envelope Bookmark

By Merryn | Posted on 27-05-2009 | 7,579 views
Categories Bookmark, Craft from Recycled Materials, Quick n Easy

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Envelope Bookmark

All you need is an old envelope, a craft scissors and some craft punch.Cut the corner of an envelope and decorate it as you like.The idea is to use the corner of an envelope as a bookmark. How you beautify it is up to you! Simple isn’t it?

Origami Ladybug

By Merryn | Posted on 25-05-2009 | 8,234 views
Categories Origami, Paper Crafts

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Origami Ladybug

This has got to be one of the simplest origami ever! If you ever want to try origami, this origami ladybug is definitely for you.Fold a square paper half.Fold down both corners leaving some space in the middle. Flip it over and fold the upper part to the middle point.Fold a little back up. Flip […]

Paper Chain Rabbit

By Merryn | Posted on 23-05-2009 | 16,568 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Paper Chain, Paper Crafts, Quick n Easy, Rabbit

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Paper Chain Rabbit

A great way to decorate your wall, notice board, posters or anything is to add this cute paper chain rabbit. Take a strip of paper. Fold it lapping each other. Draw a rabbit, making sure the nose and the tail touches the folded area. This is to ensure your rabbits will be chained to each […]

Origami Frog

By Merryn | Posted on 21-05-2009 | 6,893 views
Categories Origami, Paper Crafts

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Origami Frog

Sugar Honey taught me this origami frog. This origami frog is quite simple yet looks difficult to explain.First, get a square paper and fold all corners to the middle. Turn it over and fold all corners to the middle again.Turn it over again and fold all corners to the middle one last time. Turn it […]

Ribbon bookmark

By Merryn | Posted on 20-05-2009 | 10,165 views
Categories Bookmark, Craft Foam, Crafts by Materials, Quick n Easy, Ribbon

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Ribbon bookmark

This is too simple to do. All you need is a ribbon, foam and googly eyes. Cut out the foam to any shapes desired and add the googly eyes to make it more interesting. Paste the foam on both sides of the ribbon and on both ends too. Alternatively, you may used nice buttons instead […]

Handprint Tree

By Merryn | Posted on 18-05-2009 | 7,861 views
Categories Art Crafts, Hand and Footprint Art, Quick n Easy

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Handprint Tree

At the playground today, Ethan kept on observing the trees and the falling leaves. He has seen those trees and the leaves everyday for so many months now but wonder why today he was more intrigue by them. So when we got back home, I decided to do this craft with him. By now this […]

Peek-A-Boo Chick

By Merryn | Posted on 16-05-2009 | 6,231 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Craft from Recycled Materials, Easter, Festive Crafts, Quick n Easy

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Peek-A-Boo Chick

There was once when I kept the eggs in my fridge for far too long that they turn bad. Then hubs jokingly said that luckily it turn bad, otherwise they will hatch! And then, I got an idea for this craft… All I used was my old place mat and that scouring sponge? Is that […]

Origami Whale

By Merryn | Posted on 15-05-2009 | 7,931 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Origami

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Origami Whale

Another super easy origami to do. It’s so easy, I’ll just let the pictures do the ‘talking‘ as usual.

LadyBug Tea Light Holder

By Merryn | Posted on 13-05-2009 | 10,459 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Craft Foam, Craft from Recycled Materials, Crafts by Materials

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LadyBug Tea Light Holder

I was clearing my drawer when I saw many Chinese New Year greeting cards. Then it hit me, why not turn them into something beautiful, something useful… Don’t throw away your greeting cards. It is getting rare these days as many people opt to send virtual greetings instead… Cut out a strip to wrap the […]

Cute Pom-Pom Chick

By Merryn | Posted on 13-05-2009 | 7,418 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Easter, Festive Crafts, Pom Pom Craft

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Cute Pom-Pom Chick

This is my first time doing a yarn craft. But I definitely LOVE the result of this Cute PomPom Chick! Isn’t it cute? You’ll need this small gadget to make the pom pom. You’ll need to do two pompoms of slightly different sizes. Then tie them up together. Lastly, decorate them and you’ll get this…Ahh.. […]

Box House

By Merryn | Posted on 13-05-2009 | 5,883 views
Categories Craft from Recycled Materials, Quick n Easy

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Box House

Just a simple backdated post on craft from recyclable item. I converted this huge box to be a play house and Ethan simply love it!

Emoti~fly

By Merryn | Posted on 07-05-2009 | 6,360 views
Categories Art Crafts, Quick n Easy

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Emoti~fly

Instructions Fold a craft paper into half. Cut out half of a butterfly. Open it up and you’ll get a full butterfly. Add details as to your liking.

You Are My Sunshine

By Merryn | Posted on 06-05-2009 | 11,571 views
Categories Hand and Footprint Art, Paper Plate Crafts, Quick n Easy

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You Are My Sunshine

On this hot sweaty day, let’s make the sun looks kinder and cuter so that we don’t hate it so much, shall we? Start by tracing the hand on yellow paper. For small palm like Ethan’s, fold the A4 paper twice to get 4 equal parts. Cut out the hand prints. Paint a paper plate […]

The Owl

By Merryn | Posted on 05-05-2009 | 22,212 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Paper Plate Crafts, Quick n Easy

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The Owl

This is a little bit difficult for Ethan’s level. The only thing he managed to do is to hold down the centre section down until the glue dries up. Alternatively, you can just put a clothe peg to hold it down until it dries up. On one paper plate, fold about a third of the […]