• Crafts For All Ages

    Swimming Goldfish Craft

    This goldfish craft is so fun for kids to make and play with. I love that kids can design their very own “fishbowl” made from a paper plate and then color their fish and make it “swim” all around. Your kids are going to love this activity. Here are the supplies I used to make this craft: White cardstock (download and print the free printable) Paper plate Popcicle stick Markers Blue and tan paint Yarn Craft gems Scissors Tacky Glue Glue Stick Get started by printing the free printable on white cardstock. Your kiddo can color and cut out the goldfish and rock arch. Next, paint the paper plate “fishbowl”…

  • Crafts For All Ages

    Paper Doily Butterfly

    Butterflies are a sure sign that summer is in full swing. We have been seeing so many butterflies outside lately. So, I was inspired to help the kids create a butterfly of their own. Since trips to the craft store are few and far between lately, I thought we might be able to use some items we already had at home. I am a bit of a craft supply hoarder, so this challenge was right up my alley. First, I came across some old-style clothespins I had saved. They were the perfect thing to make into a butterfly bodies. Then, I found a package of paper doilies that I bought…

  • Crafts For All Ages

    US Flag Craft

    Make a Patriotic US Flag Craft! Using simple supplies, your little crafter will enjoy making this cute hanging American flag to display at home.  This is an easy craft with little mess.  My six-year-old was able to create it with just a little help. This craft is perfect for Flag Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, or any day you are feeling patriotic. Jumbo popcicle stick  Red and white yarn cut to 20-inch lengths (10 of each color) Piece of blue felt Star sequins Tacky glue Here’s the video tutorial: I hope you and your kids have fun making this craft together. Join our mailing list for more creative ideas for…