Egg carton Heart

By Merryn | Posted on 09-05-2011 | 12,787 views
Categories Craft from Recycled Materials, Egg Carton, Shapes

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Egg carton Heart

Remember we did egg carton grapes sometime ago? Well, today we are going to do something similar, today we are making egg carton heart πŸ™‚ Egg carton heart You’ll need 12 egg carton cups Paint them red It’s so much easier to paint if you place them on an egg carton πŸ™‚ Arrange them into […]

Handprint Elephant

By Merryn | Posted on 29-04-2011 | 15,952 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Elephant, Hand and Footprint Art

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Handprint Elephant

I love handprint art. It’s been a while since we last did a handprint art. Let’s make an elephant today πŸ˜€ Handprint Elephant Paint your palm black Stamp your painted palm onto a piece of paper He loves handprint art πŸ˜€ Paint the side of your palm white This will be the elephant’s ear Stamp […]

Wool Webbies

By Merryn | Posted on 26-04-2011 | 7,346 views
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Wool Webbies

Putti Amma of Putti Prapancha shared with us this interesting craft called wool webbies πŸ˜€ Wool Webbies Click here for full instruction. Thank you Putti Amma for the craft πŸ™‚ You might want to click here for lots of SPIDER crafts ideas πŸ˜€

TP Roll Egg Carton Alligator

By Merryn | Posted on 22-04-2011 | 23,601 views
Categories Alligator, Animal Crafts, Craft from Recycled Materials, Egg Carton, Toilet Paper Roll

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TP Roll Egg Carton Alligator

Row, row, row your boat, Gently down the stream.. If you see a crocodile, Don’t forget to SCREAM! πŸ˜€ Alligator or crocodile.. call it what you want as we are making one today πŸ™‚ Egg carton alligator Glue 3 toilet paper rolls together or you may just use kitchen roll. Glue the egg carton on […]

Origami cranes for Japan

By Merryn | Posted on 21-04-2011 | 9,492 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Bird, Origami, Paper Crafts

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Origami cranes for Japan

We were in Sunway Giza this evening and saw this.. Let’s fold origami cranes for Japan! They say anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes will have their heart’s desire come true. Let’s together fold MORE than one thousand origami cranes for the Land of the Rising Sun in light of their recent quake and […]

Craft Tips – Painting Straight Lines

By Merryn | Posted on 19-04-2011 | 4,683 views
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Craft Tips – Painting Straight Lines

Masking tape is very useful for this. Stick the tape along the line, then paint right up to it. You can paint a little over the edge. Wait for the paint to dry completely, then pull off the tape and you will have a perfectly straight line. This is a good way to paint shapes […]

Kitchen paper roll spyglass

By Merryn | Posted on 13-04-2011 | 12,868 views
Categories Craft from Recycled Materials, Toilet Paper Roll

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Kitchen paper roll spyglass

Feel a little like a pirate today? Let’s make a spyglass out of kitchen paper roll πŸ˜€ Kitchen paper roll spyglass Paint a kitchen roll black Cut strips out of aluminium foil Paste Spread some glue on the rim of the roll Place a cellophane sheet on the rim Cut the excess sheet The spyglass […]

Craft Tips – Egg cartons as colour pallete

By Merryn | Posted on 12-04-2011 | 5,888 views
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Craft Tips – Egg cartons as colour pallete

Don’t throw away your egg cartons as they can be used as an art pallete. You need not spend money to buy pallete anymore πŸ˜€ Recycle is the way to go πŸ™‚

Egg carton Bee

By Merryn | Posted on 12-04-2011 | 15,094 views
Categories Bee, Craft from Recycled Materials, Egg Carton, Insect crafts

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Egg carton Bee

We did an egg carton bee today πŸ˜€ Egg carton bee Paint the egg carton yellow Paint stripes on it Glue wings onto the bee Bend a pipe cleaner (chenille stick) and glue on the head Paste the eyes and the bee is done πŸ™‚

Paper Plate Elephant Door Hanger

By Merryn | Posted on 07-04-2011 | 23,500 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Elephant, Paper Plate Crafts

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Paper Plate Elephant Door Hanger

We did a paper plate elephant today πŸ™‚ Paper plate elephant I’m sorry for we did not take pictures during the making this time around. My camera was not with me πŸ™ Anyway, you’ll need 4 paper plates; 3 small ones and 1 big one. Paint them. Glue a small paper plate to a big […]

Papier Mache Pottery

By Merryn | Posted on 06-04-2011 | 8,577 views
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Papier Mache Pottery

The little sprouts of My Little Sprouts did this awesome papier mache pottery. Papier Mache pottery To learn how you can turn these balloons into pots, click here for the full instruction. Thank you My Little Sprouts for sharing your creative pottery art with us πŸ˜€

Butterfly Goodie Bag

By Merryn | Posted on 05-04-2011 | 18,252 views
Categories Butterfly, Insect crafts, Party Craft

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Butterfly Goodie Bag

I stumbled upon this great idea fromΒ RainbowstarbooksΒ for a goodie bag! The next time you have a party, why not place all the little goodies in a plastic bag and tie it up to look like a butterfly? Simply great isn’t it?

Giraffe Art

By Merryn | Posted on 03-04-2011 | 6,829 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Art Crafts, Giraffe

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Giraffe Art

Ethan did a giraffe art today. Let me share it with you πŸ˜€ Giraffe Art He drew a giraffe modeled after the Toilet Paper Roll Giraffe in our previous entry πŸ™‚ Here he is diligently colouring the giraffe Tah-dah! His giraffe art is done and he is all smiles πŸ˜€

Toilet Paper Roll Giraffe

By Merryn | Posted on 29-03-2011 | 43,714 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Craft from Recycled Materials, Crafty Crafted Friends, Giraffe, Toilet Paper Roll

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Toilet Paper Roll Giraffe

We had a very fun time making this giraffe today πŸ˜€ Toilet Paper Roll Giraffe You will need four toilet paper rolls and one kitchenΒ paper roll Draw a giraffe head and cut. Draw another slightly bigger head, cut and paste to the smaller head. You’ll get a giraffe head as shown above. Cut the remaining […]

Painting an elephant

By Merryn | Posted on 22-03-2011 | 7,927 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Elephant, YouTube tutorial

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Painting an elephant

Our poster boy now loves painting pictures. He has graduated from colour pencils and crayons and is now loving water paints. I’ve done this video of him painting an elephant. Enjoy πŸ˜€

Fruity Cheerio Rainbow

By Merryn | Posted on 22-03-2011 | 6,837 views
Categories Crafty Crafted Friends, Food craft

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Fruity Cheerio Rainbow

Jamie of Hands On : As We Grow submitted this yummy looking Fruity Cheerio Rainbow craft. Fruity Cheerio Rainbow For full instruction on how to make this interesting rainbow, click here. Thank you Jamie for sharing this craft with us πŸ˜€

Paper Plate Pig

By Merryn | Posted on 20-03-2011 | 18,096 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Craft from Recycled Materials, Crafts by Materials, Egg Carton, Paper Plate Crafts, Pig, Toilet Paper Roll

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Paper Plate Pig

Feeling a little Oink Oink today so we will be making a paper plate pig! πŸ˜€ Paper plate pig You’ll need a paper plate, two cups from the egg carton and a ring cut out of toilet paper roll Paste a piece of paper on one side of the toilet paper roll ring and cut […]

St. Patrick’s Four Leaf Clover

By Merryn | Posted on 17-03-2011 | 10,109 views
Categories Craft from Recycled Materials, Crafts by Materials, Crepe Paper, Festive Crafts, Toilet Paper Roll

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St. Patrick’s Four Leaf Clover

It’s St. Patrick’s today and let’s celebrate by making a four leaf clover out of toilet paper roll πŸ™‚ Four Leaf Clover You’ll need to cut the toilet paper rolls into rings. You’ll need four rings Press and shape them until you get 4 heart rings Paint the heart rings green It can get pretty […]

Craft Tips – Brush holder

By Merryn | Posted on 16-03-2011 | 5,551 views
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Craft Tips – Brush holder

Painting is so much fun. What do you do if you need to put down your brush for a moment while you take a break or two? Don’t just put them on the table and risk them rolling off or anything similar to that. Cut an egg carton and use it as a brush holder. […]

Egg Carton Elephant

By Merryn | Posted on 14-03-2011 | 17,065 views
Categories Animal Crafts, Craft from Recycled Materials, Egg Carton, Elephant

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Egg Carton Elephant

It has been sometime since we last did an egg carton craft. Today, let’s make an elephant! πŸ˜€ Egg Carton Elephant You’ll need a head with huge ears and a body with legs. Cut them out Paint it whatever colour you like πŸ™‚ Paint the ears and eyes and your elephant is done πŸ™‚