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Animal Crafts

Card Tube Animals - Animal Crafts 13/08/2020
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Card Tube Animals – Animal Crafts

These card tube animals are a great activity for the kids, using left over card tubes from around the house! Suitable for ages 0 to 5 years old. Read the simple instructions below to get started: Art materials you will need: Cardboard tubes PVA glue Scissors Paints and paintbrush Googly eyes Instructions for the Card Tube monkey and elephant: Draw around the head, arm, face and tail templates onto a cardboard tube and cut them out. Paint these pieces and a cardboard tube with brown paint, and add a lighter... Read More

Rainbow Fish - animal crafts 12/08/2020
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Rainbow Fish – Animal Crafts

Get creative with this Rainbow Fish and why not extend the activity by using the craft as props for a story or as part of a sea-based song time. Suitable for ages 0 to 5 years old. Read the simple instructions below to get started: Art materials you will need: White card Squares of coloured tissue paper Squares of shiny paper Coloured card Large googly eye Scissors Pencil Tracing paper PVA glue Instructions for your Rainbow Fish: Take a sheet of tracing paper and a pencil. Use a template to... Read More

Sealife Special - Summer Crafts 12/08/2020
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Sealife Special – Summer Crafts

These colourful sealife creatures are made using recycled egg boxes.Why not encourage the children to come up with their own ideas for some more underwater critters. Suitable for ages 5 to 10 years old. Read the simple instructions below to get started: Art materials you will need: Cardboard egg box PVA glue Paints & paintbrushes Pipe cleaners Scissors Tissue paper White card Thread Instructions for your sealife Octopus: Cut out a section of the egg box and paint it green and leave to dry. Add some eyes with black and... Read More

04/08/2020
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Buzzy Bees and Happy Hummingbirds – animal crafts

These Buzzy Bees and Happy Hummingbirds are the perfect accessory for your flower pots, windows or vases! Suitable for ages 5 to 7 years old. Read the simple instructions below to get started: Art materials you will need: Plastic bags Masking tape or sticky tape Coloured tissue paper Pipe cleaners PVA glue A glue brush Thin garden sticks or skewers Scissors Feathers Thin white card Gems and googly eyes Instructions for your Buzzy Bees: Make an oval body from a plastic bag in the same way as the hummingbird. Tear... Read More

Paper Plate Monkeys 15/07/2020
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Paper Plate Monkeys – Jungle Crafts

Make your very own paper plate monkeys. These cheeky monkeys are fun to create and will make a wonderful jungle-themed art and craft display! Ideal for children aged 0 to 5 years old. Read these simple instructions below to get started on your Paper Plate Monkeys crafts: Art materials you will need: Paper plates Paints – dark brown, light brown and black Paintbrush Scissors Glue Instructions for your Paper Plate Monkeys: Step 1:Draw around the arm shapes onto the edge of a paper plate and cut them out. Keep the... Read More

Oogly-googly Octopus 14/07/2020
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Oogly-Googly Octopus – Under The Sea Crafts

Summer has arrived with Oogly-Googly Octopus Crafts. Get down under and get creative with some enjoyable arts and crafts with the kids! Suitable for children aged 0 to 5 years old. Read these simple instructions below to get started on your very own Oogly-Googly Octopus: Art materials you will need: Cardboard tube Googly eyes Paint Scissors Instructions for your Oogly-Googly Octopus: Step 1:Paint a cardboard tube and leave it to dry. Step 2:Once dry make 8 cuts about a third of the way up the tube and bend the tabs... Read More

Jiggy Jellyfish 13/07/2020
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Jiggy Jellyfish – Under The Sea Crafts

Dive into some underwater fun with these fabulous Jiggy Jellyfish crafts for kids. Get creative and enjoy ocean-themed arts and crafts this summer for your under the sea projects! This jellyfish crafts idea is ideal for children aged 0 to 5 years old. Read the simple instructions below to find out how to get started on your very own Jiggy Jellyfish: Art materials you will need: Double sided tape Googly eyes Needle and thread Paint Paper bowl Ribbon Scissors Tissue paper in three colours Instructions for your Jiggy Jellyfish: Step... Read More

Crusty Crabs 10/07/2020
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Crusty Crabs – Under The Sea Crafts

Summer has arrived with these Crusty Crabs, get creative and enjoy some arts and crafts! Suitable for ages 0 to 5 years old. Read the simple instructions below to get started on your Crusty Crabs: Art materials you will need: A crab template Assortments of paints Paint brush Scraps of bubble wrap Instructions for your Crusty Crabs: Step 1: Children can draw and cut around a crab template themselves or use a template that an adult has cut out for them. To make a crab template, type ‘crab template’ into... Read More

Handprint Parrots 09/07/2020
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Handprint Parrots – Animal Crafts

These colourful Parrots are fun and easy to make, the perfect summer craft to do with kids! Suitable for ages 0 to 5 years old. Read the simple instructions below to get started on your Handprint Parrots: Art materials you will need: Coloured or patterned paper Scissors Glue Pen/pencil Googly eyes Instructions for your Handprint Parrots: Step 1: Draw a body and beak onto coloured paper and cut them out. Glue the beak onto the body. Step 2:Draw around your hand lots of times onto different coloured paper and cut... Read More

Handprint Flamingos 24/06/2020
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Handprint Flamingos – Summer Crafts

Have some fun and get stuck in with these Handprint Flamingos, a fun activity for the children this summer! Suitable for ages 5 to 7 years old. Read the simple instructions below to get started on your Handprint Flamingos: Art materials you will need: Pink and yellow paper or card Pencil Scissors Glue Black marker pen Instructions for your Handprint Flamingos: Step 1:Draw around your hand onto pink paper and cut it out. Step 2: Draw the legs and head/neck onto pink paper and cut them out too. Cut the... Read More