fun 5/6 year old party idea - butterfly theme where you make your own b fly and read the classic story. fun food ideas to go with it. :)

Lots of kid craft ideas

caterpillar grapes (fun for a butterfly themed party, or just a fun snack!)

Spring Craft Idea: Pretty Butterflies

butterfly craft

A butterfly craft for children 3 and up - it uses coffee filters! http://woodbury-middlebury.patch.com/articles/crafts-for-toddlers-crafty-tuesday-how-to-make-butterflies-using-coffee-filters-crafts-for-children#photo-9270485

Rockabye Butterfly: Ripped Paper Owl Art

cute, cute, cute birthday hat......for butterfly party

Probably the best birthday party website I've ever seen. The ideas are endless and so are the pics.

My Eric Carle Art Camp!! Full of Caterpillar and Butterfly art projects!

Another great easy craft idea for a butterfly themed party.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Egg Carton Craft

Toddler Boredom Busters: Edible Butterflies A couple of cute and easy butterfly food ideas

Now THIS is a great kid craft!

collage beauties

Art Stars: Kindergarten and 1st Grade: Eric Carle Projects

5 and 6 year old party games

Butterfly Party Favors

spring crafts kid-stuff

How to make your own silly paintbrushes (from the studio art blog at the Eric Carle Museum)

How to make painted paper for Eric Carle art