Getting Crafty

I love crafting with children, and here is where you will find all my mad craft ideas and projects, some for the kids others just for me.

How to Make Not So Scary Pipe Cleaner Spiders

Pipe cleaners are so verstaile, and we have used them again in making these not so scary Pipe Cleaner Spiders.  Super simple, literally take just 5…

Tin Can Robot Craft

  Who doesn’t love a robot, and how cute is this one? Using items that you probably have lying around the house (if you have…

Super Simple Mummy Jam Jar Laterns

  These little Mummy Jam Jar Laterns are sooo super simple, that children of all ages can give them a go. Perfect for Halloween, or as a…

Halloween Ghost Crafts

With Halloween around the corner, it’s a great excuse to do some ghost crafts.  I’ve been meaning to try out some ghosts for a few…

Toilet Roll Halloween Bat Kids Craft

I love Halloween, it’s an event in the UK which I think is under celebrated, yet I like to make it a real occassion, especially…

19 Nature Inspired Autumn Kids Crafts

So much inspiration for crafts can be gained from the nature around us, and the changing of the seasons. This time of year in particular,…

Puffy Paint Paper Plate Moon Craft

  This Puffy Paint Paper Plate Moon craft is a really simple fun (but messy!) craft for the kids to do. This is my version…