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DIY Halloween Crafts: Make Your Own Halloween Jars!

DIY Halloween Crafts: Make Your Own Halloween Jars!

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!

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 […]

How to Make Paper Mache: Recipe and Step-by-Step Guide

How to Make Paper Mache: Recipe and Step-by-Step Guide

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 fun for kids and adults of all ages, and enables you to get creative with simple household items to produce stunning 3D projects!

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Easter Fingerprint Crafts – A Super-Cute Easter Card They’ll Love To Create!

Easter Fingerprint Crafts – A Super-Cute Easter Card They’ll Love To Create!

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 […]

DIY Easter Pinata: Prepare For a Smashing Easter Holiday!

DIY Easter Pinata: Prepare For a Smashing Easter Holiday!

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 – […]

Chick Out This Crafty Kids Easter Project [+ Downloadable Template]

Chick Out This Crafty Kids Easter Project [+ Downloadable Template]

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 sit happily atop the windowsill once complete! Check out Sarah Jackman-Read’s instructions below, along with a handy list of everything you’ll need – plus a printable template!

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Kids Craft: “Give Rudolph a Hand!” Festive Garland [Wendy Turner Webster]

Kids Craft: “Give Rudolph a Hand!” Festive Garland [Wendy Turner Webster]

OK, he needs two little hands actually as these are essential for covering in paint and printing out Rudolph’s antlers! Nothing says Christmas quite like a red-nosed reindeer and this is a lovely project for kids to play a major part in.

How to Keep Your Kids Entertained in the School Holidays

How to Keep Your Kids Entertained in the School Holidays

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? […]

5 Reasons Why You Must Make These Fidget Spinner Cupcakes

5 Reasons Why You Must Make These Fidget Spinner Cupcakes

Fidget spinners were designed to help children and adults with ADHD focus, but recently they’ve been taking the classrooms of the world by storm. This latest craze amongst kids so simple, yet so addictive. Children are well and truly addicted to the fidget fad — so what better to bake with them than fidget spinner cupcakes? They’ll go dizzy with excitement! If you need a little more convincing, here are 5 great reasons why you should make fidget spinner cupcakes, an interview with project creator, Cassie Brown, and the step-by-step project!

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4 Papercraft Father’s Day Projects for the Kids

4 Papercraft Father’s Day Projects for the Kids

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 […]

National Pet Month Projects for Kids

National Pet Month Projects for Kids

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 […]

Need Last-Minute Mother’s Day Inspiration?

Need Last-Minute Mother’s Day Inspiration?

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!

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