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How to Make a Toilet Roll Bat

Warning!!! This bat may bite! Cut the popsicle stick into three pieces. Glue them together like a fan. Paint the toilet roll black. Paint the popsicle wings black. Trace around the wings with cardboard, and cut them out. Glue the cardboard wings to the popsicle stick wings. When the paint is dry, fold the top of […]

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How to Make this Pom Pom Owl for Halloween

This is a perfect Halloween craft for kids. What you need: A black pom pom for the owl’s body Black felt for the head and wings Yellow felt for the feet.for the feet. Orange cardboard for the eyes and small, black pieces of cardboard for the pupils Yellow cardboard for the beak Glue to put […]

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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 […]

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How to Make this Cute Pom Pom Bat for Halloween

It’s that time of year again when we brush off the cobwebs and pull out our crafts to start making fun crafts for Halloween. We’re making a cute bat in this stop-motion video. What you need: Medium-sized pom pom Black cardboard Yellow cardboard White cardboard Glue

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How to Make a Dart Paper Plane

See how far your dart plane can fly! All you need is a sheet of A4 paper and excellent folding skills. It’s a very simple and fast craft to make. Watch the video below to see how it’s done.    

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How to Make a Perler Bead Bracelet

We wanted to try something different with our perler beads, so we decided to make a bracelet. You will need perler beads (the larger the whole, the easier it is to weave), some elastic, and a large sewing needle. Watch the video below to see how we made this bracelet.

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Pom Pom Caterpillar

Make this cute bendy caterpillar from one pipe cleaner and lots of small pom poms. Add two large googly eyes, and you have a cute pom pom caterpillar that can twist and bend. What you need: 1 pipe cleaner Small pom poms 1 medium-sized pom pom Glue Scissors Two googly eyes This is a nice […]

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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 […]

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How to Make a Softie Monster (Sew a Softie Day)

Sew-A- Softie Day was created by the very talented Trixi Symonds from Coloured Buttons and we are very excited to be part of this series of posts! Over the next two weeks, bloggers around the world will share their tutorials on how to make easy sewing projects for kids. Check out the other bloggers at […]

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Homemade Chalk Paint Recipe

This is a great recipe for a summer activity to get the kids playing outdoors and being creative. There’s not much-involved in making this chalk paint, and it will only take a couple of minutes to prepare. What you need: 1/2 cup of cornstarch Water (added to create your desired consistency) Food coloring Watch the video […]