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Crafts

Angel and Church made from Terra Cotta Pots

Terra Cotta Pot Angel and Church Making your own church and angels out of Terra Cotta pots: 1. Collect all your materials: 2 Terra Cotta pots for your church (2 different sizes) and a saucer to match your larger pot 5 – two inch terra cotta pots (for 4 angels) Paint Sealer Gold bell Wood [...]

Make your own Scroll Invitations

Instructions for Making Scroll Invitations Scroll invitations work great for weddings or a princess themed party. Here are a few simple instructions to get you started: 1. Start by making your scroll invitations on your computer and print them out on off white paper or other paper of your choice. 2. If desired make an [...]

Halloween Ghost Footprints

Ghost Footprint Craft Project and Poem To make your ghost feet craft it is fairly simple and cheap to do.  Apply a small amount of white paint to the bottom of your child’s foot and have them slowly step down onto black construction paper.  Carefully push down on their toes to make sure you get [...]

DIY Penguin Ornament

Christmas Penguin Ornament To build your penguin and igloo ornament you will need: foam or wood balls (one smaller than the other) white paint black puff paint or black permanent marker black and orange foam scrap of material clear plastic ball 1. After collecting all your materials, start with painting the outside of your igloo. [...]

Make your own Homemade Wishing Well

Wishing Well Craft Project Wishing wells can serve a few different purposes. First, they make a great decoration. Second, they collect different items for your event. You see them most commonly at weddings at the gift table, to hold the cards. I have also seen them at baby showers to collect baby books. You could [...]

How to Make a Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Ball Christmas Ornaments To make your own baby’s first Christmas ornament you will need: a glass ball ornament (found at most craft store), paint and ribbon. You can paint the inside of your ornament, leave it clear, or add a little glitter or fake snow to the inside of the ornament.  To paint the inside [...]

Fingerprint Christmas Crafts Ideas

Children’s Fingerprint Christmas Craft Ideas There are so many different fingerprint Christmas craft ideas out there to create.  You can create your fingerprint crafts on: -Paper -Christmas Ornaments -T-Shirts -Candle Holders -Photo Mats -Mini Terra Cotta Pots (which can be used as Christmas ornaments) -Christmas Cards or Gift Tags When starting your craft project, spread your [...]

How to make a Terra Cotta House for a Christmas Village

Terra Cotta Candy House for a Christmas Village This Terra Cotta house makes a great addition to a Christmas village. 1. First gather your materials: Mini pot Terra Cotta pot (the size will depend on how big you want your house to be) Two or three saucers for the top of the house Paint Sealer [...]

How to make Fleece Tie Blankets

Fleece Tie Blanket Instructions Fleece blankets make an easy and fast project for anyone to do. Here are a few simple instructions: -Buy two pieces of fleece that you think would look good together and that have the same width. For a baby you should buy around 1 yard, for a child buy 1 ½ [...]

Craft Project Using Clay Flower Pot

Ideas: Painting Flower Pots This project makes a great addition to a Christmas village or makes a unique gift for a teacher. You can leave the top unattached so you could store things inside. 1. First gather your materials, you will need: · Terra cotta pot (the size will depend on how big you want [...]