Crafts

Find inspiration for a rainy day with these craft project ideas for kids. We’d love you to share pictures of your creations with us on our Red Kite Days Facebook page.  Have fun!

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Kids Will Love This: How To Decorate a Bedroom Like Hogwarts

Hogwarts, for most of us, is more than just a book or a movie series. It’s an amazing world filled with our favorite characters. It’s ...

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Seaside Theme Freeze Giant Art

This is a fantastic summer holiday project that my friend created with her kids. There are no hard and fast rules, just create and add ...

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Fun Theme Day Ideas for Kids

Feb half term is never the easiest being cold and wet but then throw in a global pandemic where you can’t escape for some variety ...

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Shaving Foam Marble Effect Art

This is one of the activities my toddler has enjoyed most on our crafting adventures. The whole process is lots of messy fun and the ...

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Incredible Shaving Foam Stretchy Slime

This very messy activity makes a range of amazing sensory materials out of just a few ingredients which will keep kids busy all day. We ...

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Erupting Aliens Science Activity for Kids

This kids science activity is loads of fun for anyone who likes aliens, mess and making things explode. Watch out, it can get very ...

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Artificial Grass Activities For Kids

With the aim of supporting families during this difficult time and following the announcement of an extended period of lockdown, ...

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Carrot Top Experiment

Here’s a fun little experiment that my preschool son old has really enjoyed. Starting with a carrot top and no greenery we have ...

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Balloon Top Tin Can Drums

Tin Can Drums are an easy musical instrument you can make for kids.  They look great, don’t cost the earth and you can have a lot ...

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Halloween At Home | Crafts, Activities, Recipes and Games

Halloween feels like it’s going to be very different this year and many people are staying at home rather than going out trick or ...

3D Foil Heart Card

Here’s how to create an interesting 3D foil card. We made a heart for Valentines Day but try making other shapes for different ...

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Felt Heart Bookmark

Create an easy heart shaped bookmark out of red felt for a loved one. It’s an ideal first sewing project and makes a great gift ...

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Cork Raft

With just a few simple materials, you can make a little raft and try floating it at bath time. What you need to make a cork raft 3 ...

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Make Your Own Indoor Crazy Golf Course

I saw a great idea shared in an activities Facebook group on how to make your own indoor crazy golf from Frugal Fun for Boys & ...

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Cardboard Tube Marble Run

Get your engineering skills going by making a marble run from cardboard tubes. After a great fun activity using cardboard tubes to roll ...

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