A lovely project for kids to play a major part in, this Christmas handprint craft idea can be made to measure, depending on whether you’d like to string it across a narrow shelf, or an entire wall! Check out Wendy Turner Webster’s top tips below, […]
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Whether you’re throwing a big Halloween party, or just after ideas on how to add some frighteningly good Halloween decor to your doorstop this year, these fantastic DIY Halloween jars are just the ticket. Created by none other than our fabulously crafty Sarah Cawood (with […]
Sarah Cawood’s Slime-Making 101: How To Achieve Colour, Sparkle And The Perfect Consistency Without Spoiling Your Slime!
Everyone is making slime right now… the kids can’t get enough of it, as our resident crafty mummy, the lovely Sarah Cawood, is all too aware! This week, Sarah has enlisted the help of her favourite mini crafters to explore the kids’ crafting trend that’s sweeping the nation, finding out exactly how to make slime, and sharing her top tips for slime-making success!
Check out our simple, family-friendly paper mache recipe, and introduce the kids to a wonderful way to craft away the afternoon! Follow Charlie Mumford’s step-by-step paper mache guide below, and watch the video to ensure your paper mache making goes without a hitch! It’s great […]
Are the kids desperate to get creative? Or are you desperate to find fun ways to keep them busy over the Easter break? Either way, this fun Easter fingerprint craft project is just the ticket! Create adorable Easter fingerprint cards with this super-cute, super-quick Easter […]
Easter is almost upon us now, and if there are any little ones in your home, they’re bound to be getting excited about the chocolate treats that are on the way! At Create and Craft we love any excuse to get the kids crafting – so when we saw Helen Kirkham’s fantastic Easter Pinata Chick we simply LOVED it! This adorable DIY pinata will provide plenty of fun – first when they make it… and then again when they smash it to get their hands on all the yummy treats inside! It’s an easy make, even for little hands, and would make a fantastic addition to your Easter Sunday family gathering. Plus, once you’ve learnt how to make this gorgeous Easter pinata, you can remake it time and time again, modifying the design to suit a whole host of occasions!
Looking for fun and easy ways to keep the kids entertained this Easter? This fantastic Easter papercraft project is a great one for the children to get stuck into! Allow them to choose their own colourful papers to create this adorable Easter chick who will […]
Most kids can keep themselves entertained in the school holidays, while others… seem to always be bored. They’ve tried watching TV, but there’s only so much they can watch. They’ve tried playing outside… but it rained. So what’s the best way to keep them entertained? […]
Father’s Day is just over a month away, meaning that it’s about time to start thinking about what to get him on behalf of the kids. Buying presents for dad can be a little tricky. If he’s a low-maintenance kind of guy, he’ll likely never […]
Children love animals; it’s like it’s built in their DNA to latch onto anything soft and fluffy. That’s why we should teach our children to celebrate pets! Fortunately, National Pet Month coincides with the kids’ Easter school holidays, meaning they’ve got about three weeks to […]
Mother’s Day is right around the corner – but what if you’ve left your present shopping to the last minute? There’s no need to panic; crafting will save the day! What makes homemade gifts even more special is that they’ll be completely unique to you. Whether you’re creating a bespoke gift or treat for your mum, you’re helping your kids make a present for their mum, or you’re a proactive grandparent helping your grandchild make the perfect surprise for your daughter, we’ve got you covered. Read on to discover handcrafted Mother’s Day inspiration!