DIY Pirate Hook Kid Craft and Decor

Recycle that cardboard straight out of the bin, then add some aluminum foil to create the most dreaded accessory, a Pirate Hook! This is great for a fun party craft for a Pirate themed birthday or an afternoon spent getting creative with the kids at home or in the classroo!.  These Pirate Hooks are fun to make and then create your own party games like a balloon relay!  Let your …

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How to Make Teacher Appreciation Posters

Teacher Appreciation Poster DIY

Teacher Appreciation Posters made with Kwik Stix are a great way to show gratitude and spread love. If you are here to enter the giveaway, scroll down and get your entry in! Good LUCK! And now for the amazing poster project… These posters and BRIGHT happy teacher appreciation gifts are just in time for that special week that happens once a year.  You know, the week when kiddos bring in …

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DIY Teacher Appreciation Tags for BRIGHT Supplies

These BRIGHT happy teacher appreciation gifts are perfect for giving any time of year. While gifts are mostly given to teachers for Christmas, Teacher Appreciation Week and end of year, I think every day is perfect. Teacher Appreciation Week is in May! You know, the week when kiddos bring in things for their teachers to show them how loved they are.  I taught school AND I have four kiddos so …

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How to Use Sculpey Mold Maker to Duplicate a Skeleton Key into Jewelry

Duplicate a Skeleton Key with a Mold

Create a mold to duplicate vintage keys and other small items. This new product from Sculpey is AMAZING. I have a set of skeleton keys that date way back in my family. My great grandfather, Samuel Beadle, owned a general store with 6 motel rooms on the second floor. My mom grew up playing hide-and-go-seek in the store and motel with her cousins. I have heard endless stories of travelers …

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Groundhog Day Kid Craft with Free Pattern

Groundhog Day Pattern for Kid Crafts

Grab the pattern for this groundhog day kid craft and use it with felt or paper! Groundhog Day is a fun time to talk about how we feel when it comes to springtime versus winter. It is a great time to craft and process feelings about the changing of the seasons and how it affects us all differently. Personally, I LOVE springtime but I really like winter a lot too. …

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Best Ways to Repurpose a Magazine Catalog

Ideas for Crafting with Recycled Magazines and Catalogs

There are so many ways to repurpose a catalog or a magazine and create darling upcycled projects. I love a good recycled project. Here are three of my favorite ways to use catalogs and magazines in darling crafty ways to create inspiring projects for kids and adults. All three of these are great for doing at home, in the classroom or as a party project (even as in in store …

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Recycled Cardboard Bookmarks Collage Art

DIY Cereal Box Bookmark Craft

Create darling recycled cardboard bookmarks with cereal boxes and magazines. This is a fun craft that creates a usable bookmark from recycled items. It is a great way to use stickers, washi tape, scrapbook paper and other fun goodies from your craft stash. I love using recycled magazines and catalogs for this project. Materials and Supplies Needed Here is the supply list to make these collage bookmarks from recycled cracker …

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DIY Glass Magnets from Recycled Magazines and Catalogs

DIY Glass Magnets Craft

Use catalogs and magazines to create these darling DIY glass magnets. This is a great way to repurpose and use recycled magazines and catalogs to make fantastic magnets. Magnets are a great way to decorate your fridge and all metal surfaces in your home, office and classroom. The absolute bonus is that they are useful for hanging important and inspiring documents/photos too! Materials an Supplies Needed Directions to Make Glass …

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DIY Taylor Swift Inspired Girl Scout Craft

Make Clay Beads Like Taylor Swift Friendship Bracelets for Decor

Create any size of flat round clay beads to make darling beads to spell out words from the Girl Scout Promise and Law There are so many great words in the Girl Scout promise and the law. Use the free printables below for ideas and support when doing this crafty project! Materials and Supplies to Make Beads Directions to Make Taylor Swift Friendship Beads NOTE – If you want the …

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DIY Taylor Swift Valentine Box With Clay Friendship Beads

Taylor Swift Clay Friendship Beads Air Dry

Create any size of flat round clay beads to make darling Taylor Swift friendship bead decor for Valentines Day Boxes and Decorations Decorating gifts, boxes and tags is such a blast when it gets themed to match a friend’s passion. I have a friend who is a TOTAL Swiftie so I made this for her for Valentine’s Day! I can’t wait to share with you how I did it because …

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