AUG
2016
26

Catch ‘Em All! Pokemon inspired crafts for kids.

Everyone wants to get out there and catch all their favourite Pokemon, so why not create your own to keep and display at home.

Our Pokemon inspired crafts are great way to keep the kids entertained, they would look great hanging in a kid’s room or as a celebration decoration for the Pokemon fan in your life, or even as a Christmas tree decoration!

Why not have a Pokemon themed party? These craft ideas are a great way to entertain the kids and a perfect party bag favour!

Find our Pokemon craft stencil here, four different Pokemon faces for kids to

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AUG
2016
12

DIY Tissue Paper Pom Poms

Add some fun decorations to your party celebrations with these easy to make tissue paper pom poms.

Paper pom poms are quite easy to craft, although the technique may need a little practice, but the results can be stunning. You can craft them in any colour, don’t be afraid to experiment, or even adapt them to suit a theme. Add embellishments, like self adhesive jewels for a bit of glamour or mix up all the colours and sizes for a great visual effect.

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AUG
2016
11

Creative Silk and Foam Clay Kids Crafts

Foam and silk clay is a great modelling medium for kids to enjoy and engage with. Perfect for getting the kids involved in modelling.

Foam Clay contains small polystyrene beads, which makes the texture simple and decorative to use for covering all sorts of items. The process is simple – roll small balls of Foam Clay, press them firmly onto the item and spread evenly with your fingers and leave to dry. When dry it has a firm and hard surface.

Silk Clay is self-hardening, pliable, soft and lightweight, but retains its soft and

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AUG
2016
09

6 Fun Space and Science Crafts for Kids

Engage the kids with our latest craft ideas page, Science and Space: Inspiration for Kids. Ideas perfect for a family craft day or as an educational tool introducing or expanding interest in Outer Space and Science. Kids can explore space through creating their own solar system mobile or look at how the Moon travels around the Earth by crafting a 3D Earth and Moon model.

Inspire older kids to make and name their own planet using their imagination, with our ‘Create Your Own Glass Planet’ craft. Younger kids can join in, they’re sure to enjoy using buttons to make their own solar system, learning the names of the planets as they

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JUL
2016
28

Kids Mask Crafts for 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Summer 2016 sees the Olympic games arrive in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. People all over the world will join in the celebration of sport, featuring 207 participating nations taking part in the 28 official Olympic sports. The opening ceremony will be held on 5th August and is expected to be a vision of colour, celebrating Rio’s rich culture and famous carnival reputation.

Although Carnival is celebrated throughout Brazil and other Catholic countries, Rio de Janeiro has long been regarded as the Carnival capital of the world. Rio Carnival is a wild

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JUL
2016
28

Fun Ghostbusters Craft Projects for All Ages

With the new Ghostbusters movie being released tomorrow, we can’t wait to see the new version (even though the original will always hold a special place in our hearts). Take a trip down memory lane with this cool Ghostbusters themed craft ideas and projects for crafters of all ages that we have collected from across the web.

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JUL
2016
22

Make an Origami Crane String for Weddings and Events

Origami is a popular papercraft. The magic of turning a simple piece of paper into a creature or object by simply folding is magical for Origami makers around the world.

The word Origami is derived from two Japanese words – Ori (folded) and Kami (paper). Origami (originally Orikata meaning folded shape) is an ancient art, recognisable back to the time of the Samurai who gave each other gifts known as noshi.  Paper was folded with a strip of fish inside, this was then considered to be a good luck token.

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JUN
2016
15

6 Out of This World Kids Space Craft Ideas – Perfect for Father’s Day

Get creative with the kids this Father’s Day and help them show their appreciation for a Dad that’s Out of This World  with these space themed projects. Our latest kids craft idea concept is perfect for older kids to make and younger kids to make with help.

From fun and messy letter decorating crafts to colourful bauble photo frame gifts to make; these bespoke craft ideas are sure to raise a smile with Dad this Father’s Day.

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MAY
2016
06

5 DIY Graduation Party Ideas to Make

Are you graduating from school or university this year? Or do you have a friend or family member that is? Are you looking for graduation themed craft ideas to make?

Our designer, Maria, has created these unique graduation craft ideas that are perfect for a graduation party or event. From graduation card ideas to mortar board themed gift boxes; this collection of ideas features something to make for every graduate. Follow our ideas step by step or use them for inspiration.

Why not personalise these ideas with the university or school colours, name of the graduate or even photos of the

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MAY
2016
04

6 Patriotic Red, White & Blue Adults Craft Ideas

2016 brings us a whole host of reasons be patriotic and celebrate in red, white and blue. There are events for Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday throughout April, May and June. The Rio Olympics kicks off in August (5th to 21st), the FA Cup Final (amongst others) and of course the Eurovision song contest (14th May) for the nostalgic among us.

Maria, our designer, created these colourful Union Jack themed ideas for Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday but they can be made for any patriotic event. Her Majesty’s actual birthday falls on 21st April but celebrations are also planned over a long weekend

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