Posts

Easy Glass Ornaments made with Chenille Stems & Hair Ties!

Chenille Stem Glass Ornaments

Here is a fun and super easy Christmas Ornament Idea that's also inexpensive to make...Glass Ornament Bulbs with Chenille Stems inside!  Simply remove the ornament cap, add 3 chenille stems to each ornament bulb (the chenille stems will curl around the inside of the bulb), replace the cap, and add a hair tie for hanging on the tree!  Like we said, super easy and fun to make.  Each one turns out differently.  Try these with different amounts of Chenille Stems and/or different colors in each glass Read more [...]
Easy 4th of July Party Decorations

4th of July Party Decorations

Make these Red, White, and Blue Craft Foam Stars for your next 4th of July Picnic or BBQ!  These festive stars make a great centerpiece for any table.  Or create star food markers &/or party decorations.  Stars are easy to assemble and inexpensive to make. Simply outline foam stars with a Sharpie Marker, attach a small star & button, wrap star with Baker's Twine and attach to a Jumbo Craft Stick! Once stars are decorated, arrange them in jars or containers individually (shown above) Read more [...]
Glitter Easter Eggs in a Basket

Glitter Easter Eggs with Flowers

Make this Easter "sparkle" with these adorable Glitter Easter Eggs with Flowers!  These eggs make the perfect table decoration for Easter dinner and are so easy to make.   All it takes is a dozen eggs (real or plastic), assorted glitter, Glue Dots, and a few Buttons.  You won't even need messy dye.   Glue Dots adhere securely to the egg shells with no drying time required.  Create flower shapes with only 4-5 Glue Dots per egg.  Then attach a button to the center to finish off the sparkling 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 [...]
easy reindeer ornament

Paint Brush Reindeer Ornaments

Here is our last Christmas Ornament Idea for this holiday season... Reindeer Ornaments made from Foam Paint Brushes!  All it takes is a foam brush, a chenille stem, wiggle eyes, a red rhinestone for the nose, and some baker's twine for hanging.  Oh, and a few Mini Glue Dots to secure it all together.  This light-weight ornament is unique and easy for kids to make.  Not to mention these Reindeer will look great on any tree! Supplies Needed: Foam Paint Brush (we used a 1" brush) Brown Read more [...]
red and greens stocking ornaments

Stocking Ornaments w/ Baker’s Twine

 Making these Christmas Ornaments just couldn't be any simpler!  They take only minutes to make and will look great on any Christmas Tree this holiday season.  Simply outline foam shapes (stocking, stars, hearts, etc) with a Sharpie Marker and wrap with Baker's Twine.  That's it!  No cutting, no glue, and no mess.  This is the perfect holiday craft for the classroom and Sunday School.  Ornaments can be personalized with Sharpie Markers.  If only all hand-made Christmas Ornaments were this Read more [...]
reindeer visor with hand antlers and heart face

Reindeer Visors w/ Hands for Antlers

These Reindeer Visors are so fun and simple to make.  We used Foam Hand Shapes for the antlers and made the Face with a Foam Heart.  Then added Wiggle Eyes and a Red Rhinestone for the sparkling nose!  They're assembled with Glue Dots so there is no drying time or mess.  Visors are one size fits all.  These are just so cute!  We've even created a kit which includes the visors, shapes, eyes, and jewels.  Reindeer Visors are sure to be a hit with kids at your next holiday party! Supplies Needed: Foam Read more [...]