Convert wooden tea light holders to colorful plant pots using a wood burning tool and paint. They’re beautiful and each […]
Turn Scrabble tiles into monogrammed key rings for yourself or to give as gifts. It’s an easy project that is […]
These easy-to-make monogram magnets make it simple to tell at a glance whose notes, artwork, permission slips, etc. are hanging […]
Create a set of hand-painted magnets to give Mom for Mother’s Day. It’s a thoughtful and practical gift she’ll appreciate.
Remember great times at the beach with this Driftwood Art. It’s a wonderful project for the family to make together.
Start with a nature walk to gather twigs, then use them to make this cute flower pot. It makes a […]
Make a set of trivets using painted wooden blocks and beads. It’s easy to do and they make a lovely […]
If you need ideas for creative Pinewood Derby cars, look no further! This tutorial shows how to make a car […]
Circus Train Car Frame Create a fun circus-themed frame for photos of the kids being their silly selves! Supplies: 3 […]
Practice basic math skills with this cool craft stick abacus. Countries all around the world have been using the abacus for […]
This free-form geoboard allows children to make shapes, patterns, numbers and letters, or even weave leaves and twigs though the […]
Make a standing snowman or ornament using wood sliced from branches from your own yard. It’s a simple and elegant […]
Penguin Pals Ornament Make these cute little penguin ornaments from wood circles, paint and yarn. It’s a fun Christmas craft […]
Edible gingerbread houses are great fun, but they don’t last long. You can display this Gingerbread Birdhouse Ornament for years to come!
Decorate for Christmas with these mesmerizing little wooden stars. Make yours as simple or ornate as you wish.
This photo cube project makes an excellent holiday gift. It’s easy to do and is a gift that anyone would […]
Count down to Christmas with this cute tree-shaped calendar. It’s easy to make and allows for larger gifts and treats […]
This 4-section wooden backdrop is perfect for small world play. Paint one season in each of the sections and fill […]
Create a colorful display using painted dry leaves. You could use the same technique to display leaves that Mother Nature […]
Turn scrap wood into oversize Scrabble tiles. Hang them outdoors or in to spell fun, seasonal messages.
Restyle monochrome pencils with pyrography! It’s easy to do, but parent supervision is essential.
With kids headed back to school, parents are looking for fun ways to encourage them to do their homework. Having […]
Egg and Spoon Game This is a mess-free version of an old classic. It’s lots of fun for parties, picnics […]
Clown Name Tag This fun tutorial teaches you how to make a clown name tag and how to discover what […]
Repurpose the baby blocks you no longer use to make a family set of monogrammed magnets for the refrigerator. It’s […]
Create an adorable plaque that represents your family using peg dolls. This makes a wonderful gift, too!
Turn a plain pencil box into a fun, pencil-chomping alligator! This is such a fun project when the kids are […]
Making your own teepee is surprisingly easy and inexpensive. Once it’s done, enjoy it indoors or out!
Upcycle old window screens to make this cool summer herb garden. It’s a fun project for the whole family to […]
Music stimulates cognitive development… and so does crafting! This project includes both, as children build and then play their own instruments.