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Shamrock Bookmarks...a great classroom craft. Perfect for libraries too!

Shamrock Bookmarks

Make these adorable Shamrock Bookmarks for St Patrick's Day!!!  Shamrocks are made with "fingerprints" and finished with a few simple embellishments.  Great Kids Craft Activity for Libraries and Schools!  Both kids and adults will enjoy creating these Shamrocks.  Not to mention the wiggle eyes are sure to bring a smile:)  These Shamrock Bookmarks are a creative "make and take" craft for kids that can be made with just a few inexpensive supplies.  Best of all they will want to keep them.  Every Read more [...]
shamrock bouquet

A Bouquet of Shamrocks

Only 10 days to Spring!!!!  This is an amazing thought considering the super cold and snowy Winter we have had here in Northern Idaho.  Just last week there was a foot of snow on the ground and the temp was below 0.  This makes the thought of warmer Spring weather sooo exciting!   Soon we will even be able to plant flowers outside for summer bouquets.  Can't wait!  In the meantime, how about a Bouquet of Shamrocks for your table this St Patrick's Day?  Well, we have the perfect solution.  These Read more [...]
shamrock wands added to a vase

Shamrock Wands

Seeing "green" yet?  That can only mean one thing... It's time for another St. Patrick's Day Craft Project!  How about these Shamrock Wands?  They are easy to make with Foam Shamrock Shapes and Wood Dowels.  Add Shamrock Wands to flower arrangements, place in a re-purposed plastic container (we used a salad dressing bottle), or of course, you can use them as party wands!  Add some luck of the Irish around the house or use for your next St. Patrick's Day Party.  However you use them, they are Read more [...]
how to make shamrock pins

Shamrock Pins for St. Paddy’s Day

You won't get pinched if you are wearing one of these Shamrock Pins!  Using the same basic craft supplies as our Shamrock Hair Clips, these Shamrock Pins are easy to make and fun to wear.  All you'll need is Shamrock Foam Shapes, Buttons, Ribbon, a Sharpie Marker, and ... Nail Polish.  Yep, that's right, the white polka dots below are made with white nail polish!  It's the perfect way to get a "raised" dot on the craft foam.  The shapes are pre-cut so there is very little prep time for these Read more [...]
Easy Shamrock Hair Clips

Easy Shamrock Hair Clips

Valentine's Day has come and gone which can only mean one thing... it's time for St. Patrick's Day Crafts!  How about starting with some easy Shamrock Hair Clips?  We even found a way to incorporate our love of polka dots (the secret is below) on these adorable shamrocks.  These Shamrock Hair Clips are super simple to make.  Girls of all ages will love wearing them on St. Patrick's Day.  Not to mention they are a great way to wear "green" and not get pinched...  To dress our custom foam Shamrock Read more [...]