Earth Day Crafts

Recycle crafts, nature crafts and garden crafts too! Celebrate Earth Day with these fu projects.

Decoupage Country Can

July 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

This charming country accent will look perfect on your shelf or near the entryway. The design possibilities for this project are limited only by your imagination! Materials: Soup can White […]

Country Plant Pokes

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

These plant pokes give a personal and homey touch to your garden path. Easy to make and pretty to look at! What you need (For each plant poke, variations are […]

Coffee Filter Flower

February 12th, 2013 posted by Heidi Ott

  Make a beautiful flower bouquet. These flowers are quick, easy, inexpensive and fun for all ages. Use your imagination to come up with your own varieties! For each flower […]

Litter Bugs

February 12th, 2013 posted by Terri Bose

You can turn everyday garbage into these fun little litter bugs! A great project for Earth Day and fun to display in your child’s room. What You Need Trash (Newspaper, […]

Easy Bird Treats

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

This fun craft provides lengthy gratification as children watch the birds eat their yummy treats. Put these easy treat hangers together in no time and hang them outside for the […]

Little Forever Fish Tank

February 12th, 2013 posted by Allie Vugrincic

  click here for a larger view This adorable little fish tank craft is the perfect project for pet lovers. Make your own everlasting aquarium by making this great craft […]

Friends Stick Together

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Click here to see a larger view Friends are so important! These cute little stick friends are a great gift idea for that very special friend in your life. You […]

9 Easy to Make Musical Instruments for Kids

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Children love music as much as they enjoy making kid’s crafts. Why not join these two creative forces and make one or all of these fun and easy musical instruments […]

Mechanic’s Pencil Holder

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

  click here for a larger view Here’s a fun Father’s Day present! If that special Dad in your life is in the automotive service industry, he’ll love this easy […]

Gardener’s Pencil Holder

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

click here for a larger view Are you an avid gardener or perhaps you know one? This adorable craft, made from a recycled vegetable can, is perfect for the green […]

Decoupage Clay Flower Pot

February 12th, 2013 posted by Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames

Clay pots have always been a wonderful medium for crafts. This decoupage clay flower pot is no exception. This is an easy craft that can be done by just about […]

Puzzle Frame

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

by Amanda Formaro Have an old puzzle that is missing some pieces? How about some photographs that need framing? If you said yes, then you and the kids have a […]

Homemade Organizer Shelf & Cubbies

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Designed by Amanda Formaro Tired of the clutter laying around? Too many junk drawers? You don’t have to spend $50.00 on an organizer shelf with pretty baskets, you can make […]

Denim Diary for Girls

February 12th, 2013 posted by Twila Lenoir

Does your daughter need privacy? Then it’s time to make her very own private diary. All you need are some old jeans, a few supplies, and a lot of imagination! […]

Recycled Sea Creatures

February 12th, 2013 posted by Terri Bose

  Who knew that cardboard tubes could be transformed into cute little creatures from the deep! Minimal supplies are needed for these adorable ocean dwellers, make some for your room […]

Ladybug Wall Hanging

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Click here to see a larger view You’d never guess this charming little ladybug was once a boring brown paper grocery bag! Make one yourself to give to a friend […]

Garden Gate

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

click here for a larger view Usher in the gardening season with this darling little craft. This mini garden gate makes a great wall hanging, can be framed, or simply […]

Recycling Old CD’s for Craft Projects

February 12th, 2013 posted by Terri Bose

Seems like everyone is saving CDs and using them for crafts. We had 100’s of responses — many for suncatcher, mobiles and ornaments. Our favorite suggestion for this disco ball […]

Laundry Loot Jar

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Designed by Amanda Formaro To see a larger view, click here The washer and dryer quite often hold spare change, and sometimes dollar bills. Well, you need a place to […]

Neck Roll Pillow

February 12th, 2013 posted by Becky Breaux

It’s really easy to make one of those neck roll pillows out of an old pair of jeans or pants! You don’t even need to know how to sew! What […]

Rock Garden Bugs

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Click here to see a larger view These adorable little rocks are perfect for placing around your garden, inside potted plants, or just on your child’s dresser! Fun and easy […]

Paper Plate Ladybugs

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

  click here for a larger view Spring has sprung and with it comes new life in many forms. What a fun and colorful way to celebrate the season by […]

Pressed Flower Coaster

February 12th, 2013 posted by Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames

Click here for a larger view Preserve the vibrant colors of spring and adorn your coffee table with these lovely floral coasters. These can also be used for paperweights, or […]

Plastic Cup Flowers

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Crafted by Amanda Formaro Click here for a larger view April showers bring May flowers, but why wait until May? Create your own beautiful bouquet with goodies from around the […]

Bubble Frame

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Photo Copyright 2000, FamilyCorner.com Magazine, Inc. Here’s a fun and creative way to frame one ofthose classic bubble bath shots! Grab some old puzzle pieces, paint and some craft gems […]

Pom Pom Bumble Bee

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

click here for a larger view Summer is here and so are the bees! No need to shy away from this adorable bumble bee. It’s fluffy and soft and you’ll […]

Bug Hut

February 12th, 2013 posted by Ben Franklin Crafts & Frames

Summer is almost here and that means kids will be home and playing in the yard. Children are fascinated with bugs, so why not help them make a “bug hut”. […]

Bandana Covered Notebook

February 12th, 2013 posted by Terri Bose

  Here’s a creative way to use old bandanas and dress up those boring school composition notebooks at the same time! A fun craft for girls or guys, just change […]

Quilted Keepsake Box

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Click here for a larger view Turn an empty check box into this charming little quilted keepsake container. Use this cute little creation to store jewelry, hair accessories, receipts, loose […]

Bug Village

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

  Here’s a great craft for almost NO money! All you need are a few sticks, some acorn tops, rocks, and imagination! These darling little critters have a home of […]

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Orange Carrot Less-Drip Ice Pops

Parents are always looking for ways to sneak some vegetables into their child’s diet. Well, unless your kids are avid carrot lovers, just call these orange ice pops — they’ll […]