Category Archives: Crafts

Paper Plate Bird Craft

What better way to welcome Spring than with this adorable Paper Plate Bird Craft.  We found this idea at Happy Hooligans and you can see the detailed instructions here.

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Finger Print Garden

                  This week in playgroup we are talking about flowers.  We read one of my favorite children’s books, Miss Rumphius.  It was a little beyond our age group, but the kids enjoyed … Continue reading

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Activity: Fruit Loop Rainbow

  We found this great idea from Cheerios and Lattes… Have fun doing this spring activity with your kids!  Just get a bowl of Fruit Loops and have your child separate the colors.  Draw a rainbow on the paper and … Continue reading

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Presidents Day Paper Plate Mask

Here’s a simple, fun craft to do for President’s Day: Materials: 1 medium paper plate (about 7 inches wide is good) 1 black hat paper cutout 1 craft stick/popsicle stick Black tempura paint Sponge pieces Tape  Instructions: 1. Cut out … Continue reading

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Bird Seed Valentine Heart

Things needed for this project: 3/4 c. Birdseed 1 small packet of Knox Twine, raffia or wire for hanger (don’t use bright colored ribbon, it scares the birds away) a silicone heart mold 1/4 c. water Dissolve a packet of … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Tissue Paper Heart

What you’ll need: White poster board Clear contact paper Red, white and pink tissue paper Stained glass heart template Scissors How to make your Valentine’s Tissue Paper Heart  Print out our heart template. Cut the heart out and trace onto … Continue reading

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