Sometimes finding books for kids in the middle grades can be tricky, especially if you're looking for well-written, engaging, stories.
These beaded pipe cleaner people are SO CUTE and they're really simple to make! With pipe cleaners, pony beads and drinking straws, you can make a realistic looking person with arms and legs that bend and flex. This is such a fun kids craft and a great low mess activity to try with the kids!
Pinner says: Basic Block Quilt tutorial. Lots of good info for a beginner like me. And I think Vanessa gives especially good and detailed instructions with lots of tips.
Free Tiny Bag sewing pattern! Love this!
one hour basket - looks like a good way to use up scraps I can't bear to part with
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Bring the magic of Disney Frozen to your next party craft with Olaf’s Frozen Snow Globe. Start by building your snowman, gluing 3 cotton balls together with piper cleaner arms and nose, then use the construction paper to make eyes, buttons, and a mouth. Next, attach your snowman to the leak-resistant lid of your Ziploc® Brand Twist ‘n Loc® container, add confetti inside, and seal for an easy, magical delight.