Kids Crafts Blog Archive
All of the Magpie Maker’s blog posts about every aspect of kids crafts. Ideas, tutorials, reviews and supplies.
Bubble painting is a great craft for any age. It can also get really messy very quickly. The good news is that it doesn't have to. Just follow this method and the simple tips will let you stay in control! Materials Needed: Ready mixed washable paints ( I used these )...read more
Summer is on it's way (no, honestly, don't laugh!) and getting rid of the thick jumpers and scarves is just the excuse I need to indulge in some costume jewellery. If you love outfit coordinating jewellery and hate spending lots of money on it, this is the tutorial...read more
Welcome to this post on starting needle-felting and what you need to know. This is the second post in a series that gives you the facts about a craft before you commit to buying kit, or possibly even before you try it. This post aims to be a "fact file" with the...read more
I am really excited with this project and completely thrilled how this turned out! We fitted a new restaurant style swinging door to our kitchen recently but it was missing the finishing touch of some funky finger plates to stop it getting dirty finger prints...read more
Welcome to my month of "making do" with crafting using only things I already have. Money is a little tight this month so I have decided to make things, or finish things that I already have. First up - my stencilled garden feature wall! Some of you reading this will...read more
The Shop which I work for (C&H Fabrics in Winchester) has been getting all of it's Christmas stock in since the beginning of July. Although this is depressing in one respect it has provided me with some crafting fun recently, in the shape of a store employee...read more