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 a Dachshund Softie

July is “Sew a Softie Month,” organised by Trixi from Coloured Buttons. This year, I decided to make something I loved as a child, a very-1970’s brown and yellow dachshund soft toy. I thought it would be sweet to make a similar one with my daughter. Plus, I’ve been holding on to some daisy fabric I […]

Mini Heart Garland + A Heart-shaped Envelope

Here is a free printable on how to make this sweet heart garland and heart envelope; what a sweet way to make someone’s Valentine’s Day very special! Watch this video to see how we made the garland and heart-shaped envelope! Download the free template here! Heart Template  

Lego Stop Motion: Tutorial for “Walking Forward”

We have been making lots of stop motion animation lately and I thought that it would be good to do a series on basic animation techniques to help you make some cool stop motion for yourselves. In this video, we will look at how to make our Lego figurine walk forward. What you need: Lego […]

Fly Guy! (Stop-Motion Tutorial)

This is a stop motion project I did with my son. We decided to make Fly Guy, and we thought Fly Guy would be a good character to animate because of his eye-popping eyes. We used the first book in the series where Buzz wants a pet. This becomes Fly Guy. The main point of […]