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Needle Nose Pliers - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
These are great for grabbing and holding small items and also for manipulating and shaping some craft supplies, such as craft wire or chenille stems. Page 42.

Paper Trimmers - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
These paper cutters are handy for making long, straight cuts in paper, photos, and just about anything else thin enough for the blade to cut. Page 22.

Pinking Shears - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
These scissors have been around forever and are an old favorite. These scissors have a zigzag cutting edge and are used mostly with fabric crafts. Page 23.

Push Pins - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Push pins are handy for holding items in place or hanging up your work in progress. Page 43.

Rotary Cutter - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
This tool looks a little like a pizza cutter. It is usually used to cut fabrics, and it is used along with the help of a straight-edge ruler and a cutting mat. Page 24.

Safety Pins - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Not only are these are useful for holding items together, they are becoming more popular in different crafts such as scrapbboking and jewelry making. Page 45.

Stapler - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
A nice tool to use when glue and tape just won't quite do the job, or when the glue and tape need a little more reinforcment. Page 46.

Suction Cups - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Not only are these a fun item to use to hang up finished craft projects, but you can also use them to hold lightweight tools and supplies. Page 47.

Tape Measure - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
It is nice to have a tape measure on hand for when you need to measure larger items. Page 48.

Wire Cutters - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
You will need these for cutting all the colorful crafting wire you buy. Page 49.

Zip Dry Glue - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basics
I recently discovered this wonderful glue formulated especially for use with paper. It is fast drying, dries clear, and will never wrinkle or warp paper! Page 15.

Rubber Stamps - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
The selection available is amazing, you can find stamps for any occassion, event, or just for fun. Not only can they be used on paper, but in so many other craft projects. Page 44.

Blank Newsprint - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
This is a low-cost, unbleached paper which is great for use on an easel or for doodling. Page 4.

Chalk - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
A favorite of kids, besides decorating a sidewalk, chalk can be used for writing and drawing and also for shading and adding dabs of color to a variety of projects. Page 7.

Charcoal - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
This can either look like a crayon or a pencil. The writing material is made from a black, porous material. It smudges easily but can be sealed once applied. Page 9.

Colored Pencils - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Well, the name says it all, these are pencils with colored 'lead'. Page 6.

Finger Paint Paper - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
This paper is especially made for the heaviness of fingerpaint. It has a coated, nonabsorbent surface which provides for fast drying.

Ink Pads - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
These are available in a seemingly endless assortment of colors. Not only can you use ink pads with rubber stamps, you can use them to make prints using other objects. Page 8.

Iron - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Besides ironing fabric and clothing, you can use an iron to straighten paper. Page 41.

Pastels - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Usually, these look similar to crayons but seems like a cross between crayons and chalk. The marks made with these can easily be smudged. Page 10.

What is Plaster of Paris
This is easy to mix up and use. It is especially nice for creating special keepsakes, such as handprints. Page 33.

Plastic Lace - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Plastic lacing can be used for a variety of projects including lanyards, sewing cards, and jewelry making. Page 34.

Rhinestones/Gems - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
While you can find a large selection of sizes, shapes, and colors of rhinestones that be applied in different ways. Page 35.

Ribbon and Lace - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Ribbon and lace are great for decorating fabric and they are also used for embellishing paper and other crafts. Page 36.

Sequins - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Sequins can be used to add sparkle and interest to many projects. Page 37.

Stickers - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
The selection of stickers available these days is overwhelming. Page 38.

String/Twine - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
You never know when a piece of string or twine will come in handy. Page 39.

Styrofoam Shapes - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Styrofoam balls may be a familiar crafting supply, but you can also find styrofoam in many other interesting shapes. Page 40.

Tag Board - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
This product seems to be a little strong than cardstock but not as heavy as cardboard. It is a good choice when making signs and posters since it comes in a variety of colors and sizes. Page 5.

Tracing Paper - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
This is a thin, translucent paper which is usually used for tracing patterns. Although a light source makes tracing a breeze, with this special paper it is not necessary. Page 3.

Vellum - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Vellum is a heavier paper which comes in various degrees of transparency. It is great for making cards and other paper crafts. Page 2.

Watercolors - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
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Chenille Stems - Craft Supplies
These are also called pipe cleaners. They are available in a large variety of colors plus you can also choose from many styles and thicknesses. Page 22.

Craft Foam - Craft Supplies
Not only can you find these in sheets of many different colors, craft foam is now available in pre-cut shapes. Page 23.

Craft Sticks - Craft Supplies
You would be amazed at all that you can do with these popsicle-style sticks. Page 24.

Felt - Craft Supplies
I always keep some felt on hand. It is mainly available in 8.5

Paint Brushes - Craft Supplies
You have many choices when it comes to paint brushes. Page 9.

Duct Tape - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
This is a strong, fabric-based, multi-purpose tape. Most of us know this silver-gray tape very well. Page 18.

Glitter Glue - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
You can help eliminate some of the messiness of working with glitter by embellishing your projects using glitter glue. Page 19.

Spray Adhesive - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
This handy adhesive is applied like spray paint using an aerosol can. Page 21.

Spray Paint - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Spray paint comes in a large selection of colors and almost as many varieties. Page 13.

Strong Glue - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
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Super Glue - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
This is a thin, quick-setting glue that sticks to almost everything, including fingers! Page 17.

Beyond the Basic Craft Supplies
Find out what craft supplies you might want to stock in your toolbox.

Beyond the Basic Craft Supplies
Find out what craft supplies you might want to stock in your toolbox.

Beyond the Basic Craft Supplies
Find out what craft supplies you might want to stock in your toolbox.

Beyond the Basic Craft Supplies
Find out what craft supplies you might want to stock in your toolbox.

Beyond the Basic Craft Supplies
Find out what craft supplies you might want to stock in your toolbox.

Glass Paint - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
This is usually a smooth, transparent paint that, when appliedto glass, it allows light to shine through. Page 14.

Masking Tape - Crafter's Toolbox - Beyond the Basic Supplies
Masking tape is made of easy-to-tear paper that is backed with a relatively weak adhesive. Page 20.

Acrylic Paint - Craft Supplies
This is usually my first choice for any project. It is a quick drying, water-soluble paint, but durable and hard to remove once dried. Page 7.

Clear Acrylic Spray - Craft Supplies
It is a good idea to use a sealer to added a protective to coating to painted and other crafter surfaces. Page 33.

Craft Glue - Craft Supplies
The non-toxic formula makes this ideal for kids crafts, schools, and camps. Page 12.

Cutting Mat - Craft Supplies
These larger mats are used for protecting your work surface when working with rotary cutters or utility knives. Page 34.

Dimensional Paint - Craft Supplies
It is a high quality, slow drying paint that usually comes in a squeeze bottle. Page 11.

Freezer Paper - Craft Supplies
I keep freezer paper in my craft cupboard to use to create patterns. You can easily trace pattern pieces onto the freezer paper and it can even be ironed onto fabric. Page 31.

Glitter - Craft Supplies
Glitter will make all your projects shimmer and shine. It is almost always messy, but definately always fun! Page 26.

Glue Stick - Craft Supplies
This is a semi-solid glue that comes in a tube that can be held and used like a writing instrument. Page 14.

Hot Melt Glue Sticks - Craft Supplies
A hot melt glue gun is used to melt the glue which comes in rubbery sticks. Page 15.

Magnet - Craft Supplies
Craft magnets are usually available in tape, sheet, or button form. Page 27.

Markers - Craft Supplies
It is a writing implement consisting of a colored stick of composition wax used for writing, coloring, and drawing. Page 6.

Pom-poms - Craft Supplies
Like many other craft supplies, pom-poms are available in a large variety of colors, sizes, and styles. Page 28.

Ruler - Craft Supplies
There are the more traditional school ruler which are fine for measuring and drawing a straight line, or you can use quilting rulers which come in a large selection of shapes and sizes. Page 35.

School Glue - Craft Supplies
Traditional used in school, this is a quick-drying, non-staining, adhesive. Page 13.

Tempera Paint - Craft Supplies
This paint is quick drying and water-based and is great for kids because it is easier to wash off of anything it may get on. Page 8.

Tweezers - Craft Supplies
Tweezers are useful in crafting in many ways; for example, they can be used for picking up small items and also holding them while painting or gluing. Page 36.

Wiggle Eyes - Craft Supplies
Wiggle eyes can be found package by size, color, and shape; or, you can purchase a variety pack and have a nice selection of eyes for any project! Page 29.

Yarn - Craft Supplies
Yarn has so many uses beyond the more obvious crafts or knitting and crocheting. Page 30.

Finger Paint - Craft Supplies
This paint has the consistency of jelly and it is usually shiny once dry. Page 10.

Wax Paper - Craft Supplies
Wax paper is used in some craft projects, but it is also great for protecting your work surface. Page 32.

Beads - Craft Supplies
Another craft item that comes in too many shapes, sizes, and colors to count are beads. The most popular beads when it comes to crafting with kids are pony beads and seed beads. Page 21.

Cardstock - Craft Supplies
Heavy-weight paper, commonly used in making cards, business cards, postcards, and more. Page 3.

Cellophane Tape - Craft Supplies
A clear, strong tape. Family Crafts. Page 16.

Construction Paper - Craft Supplies
Economical paper, usually colored, sold in larger packs or in notebook form. Page 2.

Crayons - Craft Supplies
A colored, waxy stick used for writing, coloring, and drawing. Page 5.

Double-Sided Adhesive - Craft Supplies
Usually comes in a roll, like tape, but with the adhesive on both sides. Sometimes it also comes in small squares or dots to use for sticking down paper or photos. Page 17.

Paper Hole Puncher - Craft Supplies
These hand-held hole punchers used to mainly come in plain circle designs but can now be found in a large selection of shapes and sizes and also prices. Page 19.

Pencil - Craft Supplies
A pencil is a handheld instrument used to write and draw, usually on paper. Page 4.

Scissors - Craft Supplies
There are many different kinds of scissors available. You can find them in all shapes, sizes, and styles. Page 18.

Utility Knives Craft Supplies
Utility knives come in different shapes and sizes but the one thing they have in common is a sharp, razer-blade edge so obviously this tool is for adults only to use. Page 20.

How to Make a Pineapple House Pinata
This cute pinata was made by Patty using a balloon and a coffee can as a base. Page 5.

Bond Paper - Craft Supplies
Plain, white paper you can use for drawing or just about anything else.

Howard's Caricature Paper Mache Mask
Check out this unique caricature mask Lori de Grace made using paper mache techniques. Page 2.

Ninjago Pinata
This Ninjago pinata was submitted by a visitor named Sasa from Serbia. Page 6.

Paper Mache Werewolf
Check out this amazing paper mache werewolf mask made by Lori de Grace. Page 4.

Lori's Paper Mache Half Face Masks
Here are 3 different half face masks Lori de Grace made using paper mache techniques. Page 3.

How to Make Paper Mache Doll Heads
See a photograph of some doll faces submitted by Grandma Guinn.

Bakugan Pinata
See a photograph of a great Bakugan pinata, made by Sasa from Serbia. Page 9.

Spiderman Pinata
This amazing spiderman pinata is made using a balloon and paper mache techniques. Page 8.

Charleste's Hello Kitty Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache pinata that looks like Hello Kitty, submitted by Charleste King. Page 12.

Paper Mache Death Star Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache pinata that looks like the Death Star from Star Wars, made by Joey Lopez. Page 21.

Paper Mache Dragon and Tiger
See a photograph of a paper mache dragon and a paper mache tiger, made by Dan Reeder. Page 29.

Gatsby (Lady Pretense) Paper Mache Picture
See a photograph of a Paper Mache project that looks like a fashionable lady, submitted by Shayron O'Shea. Page 24.

Paper Mache Karate Figure
See a photograph of a Paper Mache figure that looks like someone doing a karate kick, made by Joey Lopez. Page 22.

Paper Mache Lady Godiva
See a photograph of a paper mache Lady Godiva, made and submitted by Mary Jones. Page 28.

Paper Mache Loon
Check out this loon that was made and submitted by a visitor named Valerie Ford. Page 35.

Paper Mache Maracas Picture
See a photograph of a paper mache maracas, made by Valerie Ford. Page 34.

Paper Mache President Bust
See a photograph of a paper mache president bust, made by Mark Reiman. Page 33.

Paper Mache Pumpkin Picture
See a photograph of a paper mache pumpkin, made by Valerie Ford. Page 32.

Paper Mache Rabbit Craft
See a photograph of a paper mache rabbit submitted by Robin Norris. Page 25.

How to Make a Paper Mache Rainbow Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache pinata that looks like a rainbow, submitted by Lisa Litwiller. Page 26.

Paper Mache SpongeBob Pinata Photograph
See a photograph of a Paper Mache pinata that looks like SpongeBob Square Pants, made by Tina Shaw. Page 30.

Paper Mache Tiger
See a photograph of a paper mache tiger made by Robin Norris. Page 19.

Paper Mache Zebra
See a photograph of a paper mache zebra, made by Valerie Ford. Page 31.

Paper Mache Spongebob Squarepants and Gary the Snail
See a photograph of two paper mache pinatas that look like Spongebob Squarepants and Gary the Snail, made by Wendy Hall. Page 27.

Paper Mache Cockie Face Pin
See a photograph of a paper mache cockie face pin craft submitted by Dina Domingues. Page 15.

Paper Mache Masks from Jennifer Neely
See a photograph of a collection of amazing paper mache masks, submitted by Jennifer Neely. Page 11.

Plankton Paper Mache Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache pinata that looks like Plankton from Spongebob Squarepants, made by Marlon. Page 16.

Pig Paper Mache Mask Picture
See a photograph of a bright pig mask, submitted by Lissa MacGregor. Page 14.

Paper Mache Fairy Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache pinata that looks like a fairy, submitted by Brenda McCormick. Page 13.

Hello Kitty Pinata
See a photograph of a great Hello Kitty pinata, made by Sasa from Serbia. Page 10.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Pinata
See a photograph of a great Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle pinata, made by Sasa from Serbia. Page 7.

Jan's Pink Flamingo Egg
See a photograph of a paper mache egg Jan Boarman made to house a small, stuffed pink flamingo. Page 59.

How to Make a Paper Mache Cow
See a photograph of a unique Paper Mache cow made by Tasha Piontek. Page 47.

Paper Mache Dragon Project Photograph
See a photograph of a paper mache dragon, made by Dan Reeder. Page 36.

Easter Island Man
See a photograph of a letterbox made by Sue from Australia. Page 39.

Paper Mache Elephant
This cute elephant was made by a visitor named Valerie Ford. Page 17.

Paper Mache Ginger Jar
See a photograph of a home-made, paper mache ginger jar made by Mary Jones. Page 42.

Paper Mache Globe Picture
See a photograph of a Paper Mache project that looks like a globe, made by your Guide, Sherri. Page 43.

Horse Hat Picture
See a photograph of a Paper Mache hat that looks like a horse, made by Stewart and submitted by Sue. Page 46.

Paper Mache Face Mask Picture
See a photograph of a Paper Mache project that looks like a mask, made by your Guide, Sherri. Page 44.

How to Make a Paper Mache Mermaid
See a photograph of a paper mache mermaid with brown hair, made and submitted by Mary Jones. Page 41.

Paper Mache Moose Project
See a photograph of Paper Mache Moose Antlers made by Tracy Zundel. Page 57.

Paper Mache Piggy Picture
See a photograph of a paper mache pig, made by Dan Reeder. Page 37.

Paper Mache Plankton Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache pinata that looks like Plankton from Spongebob Squarepants, made by Wendy Hall. Page 45.

How to Make a Paper Mache Star Fish
See a photograph of a Paper Mache projects that looks like a star fish, made by Sharon Ferry. Page 23.

Traffic Signal Paper Mache Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache project that looks like a traffic signal light, made by Shelly Morrison. Page 40.

How to Make a Paper Mache Tweety Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache pinata that looks like Tweety bird, made by Nancy Dolan. Page 58.

Paper Mache Volcano Project
See a photograph of a paper mache volcano that really erupts, made by Chey. Page 38.

Paper Mache Robot Santa
See a photograph of a paper mache project that looks like a robot Santa, made by Rod Blanton. Page 20.

Paper Mache Alligator Picture
See a photograph of a paper mache alligator made by Robin Norris. Page 18.

Paper Mache Bunny Pinata Picture
See a photograph of a Paper Mache Bunny Pinata made by Amy Little. Page 55.

Paper Mache Bunny Project
See a photograph of a Paper Mache Bunny made by the Napier Family. Page 56.

Paper Mache Dora the Explorer Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache Dora the Explorer Pinata made by the Terandos. Page 52.

Paper Mache Easter Basket Project Photograph
Learn how to use paper mache to make an Easter basket. Page 53.

Paper Mache Easter Egg Basket
See a photograph of a Paper Mache Easter Egg Basket made by Kathy Berg. Page 54.

Paper Mache Eggs Picture
See a photograph of a Paper Mache Easter Egg made by Marcie in CA. Page 48.

Paper Mache Veggie Tales Pinata Picture
See a photograph of a Paper Mache Veggie Tales Pinata made by Kris Irving. Page 51.

Bob the Tomato Veggie Tales Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache Veggie Tales Pinata made by Elena Sellers. Page 49.

Paper Mache Hot Air Balloon Pinata
See a photograph of a Paper Mache Hot Air Balloon Pinata made by the Cozzens Family. Page 50.

Paper Mache Pictures
Check out all of these pictures of amazing paper mache crafts and submit your own photos.

Paper Mache Pictures
Check out all of these pictures of amazing paper mache crafts and submit your own photos.

Paper Mache Pictures
Check out all of these pictures of amazing paper mache crafts and submit your own photos.

Paper Mache Pictures
Check out all of these pictures of amazing paper mache crafts and submit your own photos.

Paper Mache Pictures
Check out all of these pictures of amazing paper mache crafts and submit your own photos.

What to Make Out of Jeans
What kind of crafts would you make with blue jeans? Browse through these projects and then submit your own.

Selling and Donating Your Crafts
Read this advice if you are thinking of selling or donating your finished craft projects.

Craft Kits for Teens
Teenagers can be hard to shop for; however, if your teen has a creative side, you might find something here they like.

Last-Minute Costumes to Make Yourself
Here are some creative, last-minute costumes you can throw together quickly to wear for Halloween trick-or-treating or to a party.

20 Crafts and Activities for Sick Kids
If you are looking for something for a sick child to do while they are stuck in bed, or on the couch, browse through this collection of crafts.

20 Crafts and Activities for Sick Kids
If you are looking for something for a sick child to do while they are stuck in bed, or on the couch, browse through this collection of crafts.

How to Make and Decorate Pens and Pencil Holders
Find out how you can use many creative techniques and supplies to decorate your pens and pencils for school or the office.

How to Make Crafts With Popsicle Sticks
Check out this large collection of projects all made using popsicle sticks along with some basic craft supplies.

Craft Projects by Material
If you have a collection of craft supplies or household items and want to try something to make using them, check out all of these crafts.

Popsicle Stick Foxes Kid Craft
With today's Popsicle Stick Foxes Kid Craft, you and your child can make some friendly woodland creatures with just a few simple supplies and creative spirit!

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6 Lucky Leprechaun Crafts
St. Patrick's Day is just a few days away! These 6 lucky leprechaun crafts will get your kiddos super excited to celebrate St. Patty's Day.

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7 Rainbow Crafts for St. Paddy's Day
St. Patrick's Day is just a couple weeks away! Start your holiday crafting by making a few rainbow crafts with your kids.

How To Make a Stress Ball - Family Crafts
A simple how-to on making a stress ball out of a balloon. This squishable craft makes a fun gift! Have fun making a

Funny Epitaphs for Your Tombstone Crafts
Whether you make cardboard tombstones, wooden tombstones, or styrofoam tombstones, you will surely want to include a creative and funny epitaph. No tombstone would be complete without some sort of sentiment, no matter how funny or creative it is!

How to Press and Dry Your Flowers
Learn how to save your colorful flowers by drying or pressing them. Great for crafts, decorations, and gifts!

Holiday Crafts and Activities
Besides the traditional holidays, you can find creative reasons to celebrate almost every day of the year using these crafts and activities.

Rainbow Crafts and Activities
If you are looking for a colorful craft to try, craft one or more of these rainbows.

Paper Crafts
Find a variety of craft projects you can make using paper.

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Paper Straw Flower Craft
This Paper Straw Flower Craft is the perfect way to welcome spring sunshine, flowers, and blue skies! This sweet craft is simple to make and requires minimal craft supplies.

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Book Review: Every Day's a Holiday: Year-Round Crafting with
There are a lot of random national holidays throughout the year that many people (myself and my kids included!) might not know about. Learn all about the different holidays and kids crafts to go along aside them with this book by Heidi Kenny!

Kids Craft Blog: Handmade Charlotte
There is something for everyone on Handmade Charlotte. DIYs for kids and adults, recipes, and holiday crafts!

Crafts as Gifts
Create gifts to give to friends, family members, teachers, or pastors.

Crafts by Type or Technique
Explore different crafts you can learn and find free craft patterns, projects, plus kits and books.

Altered Arts and Crafts
If you have ever wanted to learn more about altered art, or just understand what it is, browse through these tutorials and projects.

Pine Cone Crafts
If you are looking for crafts made using pine cones, check out this collection of online tutorials.

Pine Cone Crafts
If you are looking for crafts made using pine cones, check out this collection of online tutorials.

How to Make Cookies in a Jar to Give as a Gift
These cookie mixes in mason jars complete with recipes were big hits with everyone on our gift giving list!

Step-by-Step Paper Mache Directions
Follow these simple steps and create wonderful paper mache masterpieces!

How To Paper Mache
You can easily learn how to make paper mache with these instructions. You will find some great paste recipes, step-by-step directions, project ideas, and many helpful hints.

Lay Out the Back Piece of Fleece
To begin, you need to lay out one piece of fleece on your table.

How to Make a Fleece Tied Blanket
Find out how to make a nice, no-sew blanket using two pieces of fleece.

Finishing Your Fleece Tied Blanket Craft
How to finish making your fleece blanket.

Gathering The Supplies to Make a Fleece Tied Blanket Craft
Discover what you need to make this blanket.

Lay Out the Front Piece of Fleece
lay out your second piece of fleece.

Trim Your Fleece
How to trim down your fleece pieces.

Measure Your Corners
Measure the corners of your fleece pieces.

Cut off the Corners of Your Fleece
How to cut off the corners of your fleece pieces.

Cut Your Blanket's Fringe
learn how to cut the fringe for your tied blanket.

Tying Your Fringe
Learn how to tie the fringe on your fleece blanket.

Paper Mache Paste Recipes
Follow these instructions and learn how to make a variety of paper mache pastes and pulps and also how to paper mache.

How to Make Altered Art
Learn more about this art form which takes an ordinary household item and decorates and embellishes it to create a creative masterpiece.

How to Make an Easy Fleece Hat - Family Crafts
This easy fleece hat can be made by kids or they make great gifts for your favorite kids.

Craft Projects by Topic or Theme
Discover a wide variety of craft projects, all sorted by theme! Make everything from Angels to Zoo Animals!

Four Seasons Arts and Crafts for Kids
Find many free crafts and activities related to all the four seasons - Autumn, Winter, Spring, and Summer.

Spring Projects
Welcome Spring with a variety of related crafts and activities!

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9 Green Craft Projects
Green is one of my favorite colors. It's bright, vibrant, and found almost everywhere! Let's celebrate the color green with these 9 crafts that you can do with your kids.

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6 Super Styrofoam Cup Crafts
Styrofoam cup crafts are perfect for little hands to get creative and use their imagination. There is something for everyone with these 6 super styrofoam cup crafts.

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8 Pasta Noodle Art Projects
Pasta noodles are such a fun craft supply to create beautiful art projects. Look in your pantry and see what kinds of pasta shapes you have to craft with.

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Egg Carton Snail Craft
Egg cartons are one of those common materials that most people have in their kitchen already. There are so many way to use them in crafts and this easy snail craft is one of them! Turn those boring egg cartons into colorful and cute snails for your spring garden or classroom.

Pencil Crafts
Learn how you can decorate and personalize your pencils and even your pens.

How to Make Snowman Crafts
Browse through this listing of craft tutorial that will help you make several different snowmen.

How to Make Snowman Crafts
Browse through this listing of craft tutorial that will help you make several different snowmen.

How to Make Snowman Crafts
Browse through this listing of craft tutorial that will help you make several different snowmen.

Creative Ideas for Collages
If you need a little inspiration to get you started with your collage crafting, check out some of these fun collage ideas.

Creative Ideas for Collages
If you need a little inspiration to get you started with your collage crafting, check out some of these fun collage ideas.

How to Make Crafts Using CDs
Find a large selection of crafts you can make using old CDs. You can make everything from an adorable fish to tea light candle holders.

How to Make Crafts Using CDs
Find a large selection of crafts you can make using old CDs. You can make everything from an adorable fish to tea light candle holders.

How to Make Crafts Using CDs
Find a large selection of crafts you can make using old CDs. You can make everything from an adorable fish to tea light candle holders.

14 Crafts You Can Make Using Socks
Discover a large selection of crafts you can make using socks.

14 Crafts You Can Make Using Socks
Discover a large selection of crafts you can make using socks.

How to Make Crafts Using Candy
Grab some candy and start experimenting with making some crafts with it.

How to Make Crafts Using Candy
Grab some candy and start experimenting with making some crafts with it.

How to Make Crafts Using Candy
Grab some candy and start experimenting with making some crafts with it.

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7 Pencil Kids Crafts
Pencils are something that everyone has lying around their home! This makes them such a great craft supply. Try these 7 Pencil Crafts for Kids!

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How to Make Heart-Shaped Crafts
Whether you are looking for a craft to make for Valentine's Day or just because, check out all of these craft projects that include hearts.

How to Make Heart-Shaped Crafts
Whether you are looking for a craft to make for Valentine's Day or just because, check out all of these craft projects that include hearts.

Free Patterns to Make Flower Craft Projects
If you are in the mood to make flowers, check out all of these craft tutorials.

Free Patterns to Make Flower Craft Projects
If you are in the mood to make flowers, check out all of these craft tutorials.

Free Patterns to Make Flower Craft Projects
If you are in the mood to make flowers, check out all of these craft tutorials.

How to Make Crafts Using Rocks
Explore these creative ways to transform rocks into fun craft projects.

How to Make Crafts Using Rocks
Explore these creative ways to transform rocks into fun craft projects.

How to Make Tie-Dyed Clothes and Crafts
Learn how to tie-dye! Here are basic tie-dye techniques, supply lists, and easy projects you can do.

Quick & Simple Mail Bag Craft for Kids
Follows these instructions to make a mail bag craft using a paper bag.

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10 Yarn Crafts for Kids
Yarn can be made into many things which makes it the perfect craft supply. Use your favorite colors of yarn to craft these 10 yarn craft for kids!

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Free Coloring Pages and Printable Projects
Use these resources to print out your own coloring pages, paper dolls, games, calendars, and more!

Craft Supply Spotlight: Stickers
You can never have too many stickers, in all shapes, sizes, and colors. It's something we always have loads of on hand. We've dedicated an entire bin to just stickers. My kids can head to the bin when they want to add a special sticker to a project, giving it just a little more fun and flare.

Animal and Creature Crafts
Craft instructions and patterns for making animals, fish, reptiles, and birds, bugs, and more.

A - Theme or Topic Crafts
All of these theme ideas start with the letter A. This resource is perfect to help you plan a special birthday party or add a creative touch to your lesson plans.

Bird Projects
Browse through this collection of craft projects all related to bird.

10 Cute Birdie Kids Crafts
These 10 bird crafts for kids will help brighten your family’s day! They are all super simple to make using supplies that you might already have around your house.

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Fabric and Sewing
If you want to learn how to sew, to needlework, or work with different kids of fabric, check out all of these articles.

Sewing and Quilting
Whether you are an avid sewer or just want to learn how to sew or quilt, check out all of these resources.

Fabric and Sewing Crafts
Find many free sewing projects and also a few non-sew patterns.

Book Review: Sewing School
I love finding new books that are perfect for crafting with kids and today's book, Sewing School, is no different. It's just what younger boys and girls will love to read and follow along to sew 21 projects kids can make.

F - Theme or Topic Crafts
All of these theme ideas start with the letter F. This resource is perfect to help you plan a special birthday party or add a creative touch to your lesson plans.

Easter Activities and Crafts
Explore all of these free craft projects that help you make bunnies, chicks, Easter baskets, eggs, coloring books, and more Easter related projects.

Farm Theme Crafts
Check out all of these craft projects with a farm theme.

Easter Printable Projects
Discover how easy it is to print and color your own Easter holiday coloring books, calendars, games, and more.

Sunshine in a Jar
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Sunshine in a Glass
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Paper Plate Sunshine Craft
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Sun Weaving
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“You Are My Sunshine” Card
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Homemade Sun Dial
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Sunny Monoprints
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7 Sunshine Crafts to Brighten Up Summer
Bring the sun inside and make these sunshine crafts with your littles. These crafts will brighten your day! Here are 7 Sunshine Crafts to Brighten up Summer.

9 Ways to Craft with Washi Tape
I found these 9 ways to craft with washi tape that I think you are going to LOVE!

Washi Tape Flower Vases
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Washi Tape Straw Sippers
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Washi Tape Backpack Tags
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Washi Tape Clothespins
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Mini Wood Pallet DIY Coasters
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Washi Tape Pencil Holders
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Washi Tape Wall Art
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Recycled Paper Tube Train
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Herringbone Cell Phone Cover
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Glitter Easter Coloring Pages
Add a little glitz and glam to your Easter Coloring Pages! Make a few of these to decorate the house for Easter or gift them to your friends and loved ones for a fun and fancy Easter day surprise! Here are the step-by-step instructions to craft glitter Easter coloring pages!

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Step 1: Glitter Easter Coloring Pages
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Glitter for Glitter Easter Coloring Pages
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Step 5: Glitter Easter Coloring Pages
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Finished Making Glitter Easter Coloring Pages
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Mini Snowman Magnet
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Craft Supply Spotlight: Magnets
We're crafting with magnets in our craft supply spotlight today. Whether you're doing a science projects or making a craft, there are loads of fun things to make and do with magnets.

Craft Supply Magnets
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Make Big Hero 6 Megabots
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Pom Pom Love Bugs
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Father's Day Fridge Magnet
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Crafty Acorn Magnets
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Kid Craft Blog: Happy Hooligans
We're in LOVE with the kid crafty blog Happy Hooligans. We are featuring all sorts of crafts from this amazing resource to help you craft and get creative with kids.

Craft Supply Spotlight: Washi Tape
Washi tape has become all the rage in the crafting world over the last couple of years. Washi tape is simply just that, tape. But it's colors and patterns make it so much fun. Washi tape is especially great for kids! My girls love to use it with almost any craft project they create.

Treat Dispenser
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7 Crafts to Make for the Family Dog
Get your kiddos together to make these 7 super fun crafts for your family dog!

T-Shirt Dog Toy
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Homemade Ice Pops
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DIY Dog Bed
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No Sew Bow Tie
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DIY Dog Toy
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The Flirt Pole
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Kids Craft Blog: The Art Pantry
This week I found the blog The Art Pantry, run by Megan Schiller. It's full of ideas on how to craft with your kids, but especially focused on crafting in the right space. Not only do you need the craft idea and supplies, you need a space in your home to make the project.

Paper Plate Cow
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Popsicle Stick Farm Critters
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Farm Themed Party Hats
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On The Farm Crafts for Kids
Do your kids know all of the animals that live on a farm? Try one of these wonderful 8 family fun farm kids crafts to learn more about farm animals! These crafts are simple and super cute.

Fluffy Sheep Craft
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Pink Pig Noses
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Winter Glove Puppets
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Paper Plate Chick
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Foam Cup Cow
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Valentine's Day Projects
Browse through these instructions to make a variety of Valentine's Day related projects such as hearts, gifts, cards, coloring books, and more.

9 Heart-tastic Crafts for Kids
Celebrate this holiday of love with your kids by creating these 9 heart-tastic crafts. You can make hearts out of paper, pipe cleaners, and rocks!

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Winter Craft Projects
Find many free, fun Winter related craft projects.

Creative Snowflakes
Use these fun ideas to make a variety of projects related to snowflakes.

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Craft Stick & Salt Snowflakes
This Craft Stick & Salt Snowflake kids craft is easy to make and your kids will love the unique snow-like look that the salt gives them.

11 Winter Wonderland Animal Crafts
There are lots of winter animals to make crafts out of with your kids. Check out these 7 winter wonderland animal crafts!

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7 Snow Crafts to Make with Kids
Winter is in full force! Make the most out of the cold and snow with these 7 snow crafts to make with your kids.

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6 Game Day Crafts for Football Families
You can craft while you watch the football game or get it all ready and prepped before so you can watch every moment of your favorite team. Here are 6 Game Day Crafts for Football Families!

DIY: Coloring Rice Red
We're coloring rice red for a festive way to decorate for Valentine's Day! This red rice can be used and created with so many things to celebrate Valentines.

Printable Gift Bow Ornament Pattern or Coloring Page
Use this template to make Christmas gift bow ornaments using felt, craft foam, or cardboard.

Zombie Game
Try this simple Halloween zombie game for fun in a party, class, or for the family! One person is

Wiggle Worm Race Game
Try the simple Wiggle Worm Race Halloween game. Fun and simple for a party, class, or family game!

Saint Patrick's Day Projects
Find a wide selection of crafts for St. Patrick's Day - make shamrocks, leprechauns, recipes, and more.

Craft Foam Craft Projects
Here are a variety of free craft projects that use craft foam along with some other craft basics.

How-to Tutorials
Learn how to complete projects step-by-step.

Big Bulletin Board
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How-To Display Children's Art
I've rounded up 7 ways to display children's art from great blogs around the internet! Your kiddos can admire their art and be proud of their hard work!

Kid's Art Wall
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DIY Gallery Wall
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Curtain Rod Display
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Art Gallery for Kids
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Painted Frames Art Space
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Clipboard Art Wall
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7 Rainbow Loom Bracelet Styles to Make
Have you joined the Rainbow Loom train? Those stretchy rubber band bracelets have become the hit of the year! I've gathered 7 fun and simple tutorials for loom band bracelets!

Friendship Loom Bracelets
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Rainbow Fishtail Pattern
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Triple Fishtail
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Double Inverted Fishtail
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Rainbow Ladder Bracelet
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Beaded Loom Bracelet
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Owl Rainbow Loom Bracelet
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Printable Drink Palms
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Cactus Piñata
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Frozen Syrup Ice Cream Sundaes
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Popsicle Postcards
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5 Fabulous Pool Party Crafts
We're going to Invite over friends and family for an ultimate summer pool party! Here are 5 fabulous crafts that you can make for a super fun pool party.

Sand Pail Party Favors
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Supplies Thumbprint Love Bug Cards
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Thumbprint Love Bug Cards
The kids will love to stamp up these cute Love Bug cards! They are perfect for Valentine's day to make for loved ones. Even a classroom party craft or for your classmates as a Valentine.

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Autumn Crafts and Activities
Browse through a large collection of free craft project sheets related to autumn.

Painting Ideas for Kids
Learn how easy it is to plan fun painting projects for kids.

Chenille Stem Craft Projects
Check out an assortment of fun crafts all made using chenille stems or, as some people call them, pipe cleaners.

Seasons Coloring Pages
Download and print out coloring pages for all four seasons - Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall.

Summer Craft Projects
Browse through this large collection of free craft projects related to summer.

Pipe Cleaner Crafts
Here are all kinds of craft made with the very versatile pipe cleaner. Also called a chenille stem or fuzzy stick.

Play Dough Crafts
Making play dough for kids crafts

Tissue Box Crafts
Crafts that utilize tissue boxes.

Washi Tape Crafts
Washi Tape is a fun new way to use and decorate with tape. Here are crafts created with washi tape.

Tissue Paper Crafts
Crafts that use tissue paper. Family Crafts.

Pool Noodle Crafts
Crafts that use pool noodles. Family Crafts.

Poster Board Crafts
Crafts made using poster board as one of the supplies.

Construction Paper Crafts
Crafts made using construction paper.

Supplies Hanging Pipe Cleaner Hearts
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How to Make Hanging Pipe Cleaner Hearts
We're decorating our house with super simple pipe cleaner hearts, hanging all over the walls, doorknobs, and windows!

Step 1: Hanging Pipe Cleaner Hearts
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Step 4: Watercolor Hearts
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How to Make Watercolor Hearts
With Valentine's Day just around the corner, get out the watercolor paints and create a few fun watercolor hearts! These would be fun to make for friends and family for Valentine's Day.

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Apple Shaped Pipe Cleaners
We're making some simple apples shaped out of pipe cleaners, crafting a few pipe cleaners into some cute apple shapes!

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