Make These Cute Halloween Emojis

These emojis are my kids’ creations and I’m so amazed at how cute they are! What you need: Emoji Pattern Wellow felt Red felt Black felt White felt Hot glue Scissors Needle Yellow thread White thread Stuffing Watch the video to see how we made the emojis:   Instructions: Download and print the template Cut […]

How to Sew a Zombie Softie

It’s been a busy month of October, and my intention was to make a lot more Halloween crafts with the kids . . . . We did, however, manage to fit in this zombie softie and Play-Doh brain as a project both kids enjoyed making. Download Pattern Here! What you need: Green felt Yellow felt […]

How to make this simple paper Lion

These instructions are for how to make a simple paper lion. This lion is a movable puppet, its head able to move from side to side. This craft involves paper cutting, painting, and glueing and is easy enough for your child to make. However, an adult will need to push the brad through the paper […]

Many Faces of Marvin

Meet Marvin, the junkyard robot-man made from all sorts of bits and bobs! This has been a fun collaboration between Meet Make Create and Make Film Play. I challenged myself to make a stop motion using Reverse Garbage from one of Meet Make Create’s workshops, and decided to morph each object into a different Marvin character […]

How to Make Cute Butterflies Out of Cupcake Liners.

This tutorial will show you how to make these cute butterflies out of cupcake liners. We discovered that these butterflies could be made into quick and easy decorations for parties, sweet cards when attached to cardboard, or even garland! Watch the video below to see how we made the butterflies!  

DIY Felt Christmas Card

Create this sweet felt Christmas tree card for the holiday season. This card is so fun and simple to make! Just gather up your equipment and follow the video instructions to see how we made this Christmas card. What you need: Different coloured felt Cardstock Ruller Pencil Scissors Glue Hole punch This is such a […]

Scandinavian Christmas Gnome

I enjoyed making this cute and eccentric Christmas decoration, and have my gnome sitting proudly displayed on my mantelpiece. My post is part of the Sew a Softie for Christmas project held by Trixi over at Coloured Buttons. Download Pattern here! What you will need: One piece of red felt and one piece of grey […]

DIY Seed Pod Echidna (Stop Motion Animation)

In this video we decided to look to nature for inspiration and created this craft project using a spiky eucalyptus seed pod we found. We made the seed pod into a very hungry echidna, who is busy eating ants in the animation. Watch this video to see the step by step tutorial on how to […]

How to Make a Popsicle Stick Fish (Stop-Motion)

If you have some leftover popsicle sticks and tissue paper, why not make them into these not-so-cute fish puppets. Materials: Popsicle sticks Tissue Paper Glue Scissors Green paper for the eyes Black paper for the eyes Check out the video to see how we made the Piranhas