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Decorate your own teacups

Paint pouring is one of the most exciting craft projects because it is so easy and is very appealing to both adults and children. The following recycled items are required: Glass paint Glass or ceramic cups The following items are also required: Apron to wear Old newspaper Instructions: This can be quite a messy project,… Read More Decorate your own teacups

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Cupcake holder garland

The use of fairy lights is a wonderful way of creating an atmosphere of enchantment and an illusion of excitement.  These lights can be used for any occasion.   For that extra special touch, decorate the fairy lights with petite lampshades.  Just add a touch of colour and they can adapt to any colour scheme or… Read More Cupcake holder garland

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Bead star

You will need: 40 wooden beads Needle and ribbon Scissors Method: 1. Cut a 50cm long piece of string. Thread the needle with the string and knot it at the end. 2. String 15 wooden beads onto the string and pushing them down to the knotted end. Pull the needle through the knot to secure… Read More Bead star

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Star or heart bauble

The following items are required: • Star or heart puncher • Card board paper • Paper glue • String or ribbon for hanging The method to make a heart bauble: (follow the same instruction to make a star bauble) 1. Using a paper punch, press 5 hearts from the paper. 2. Fold each page in… Read More Star or heart bauble

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Metal look like letters

The following items are required: • Wooden letters • Plastic gloves • Small soft cloth • Newspaper to protect the working surface • Silver magic touch, gilding paste The method to make metal look like letters: 1. Work on a protected working surface. Wearing a pair of gloves, dip the soft cloth into the gilding… Read More Metal look like letters

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Nativity Display

There are so many ways to do a nativity display, but I have chosen one where hopefully younger children will have the opportunity to tell the nativity story. Children often comment that without baby Jesus and the three wise men there would not be any gifts. In light of their comments, I add the gifts… Read More Nativity Display

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Paper Stockings

Be inspired by your favourite pair of boots. Make a paper version of them and decorate it with a wire sock and string lace. The following items are required: • Hard paper measuring about 30x30cm in size • Draw a template • Thin copper wire • Crochet pen • Small awl or leather hole punch… Read More Paper Stockings