The best messy art projects for kids

Kids love getting messy and it’s fun to help them create! These messy arts and crafts projects for kids are fun for the whole family! Here are the best messy art activities all the kids will enjoy.                                    

Simple leather triangle cuff tutorial

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 The following contains content and supplies sponsored by Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft. All ideas are my own. Leather is one of my favorite things to sew right now. And triangles are HOT. I want to make triangles out of everything. So let’s make a triangle leather cuff, shall we? Simple tutorial coming up! Supplies: Leather

Quick, easy Valentine’s Day gift

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Life gets busy and hectic but making a sweet gift is easy and doesn’t have to be laborious to be cute.  With just a few chocolate bars, a fabric scrap and some ribbon you can give something they’ll love. I can think of a lot of teachers who would love this Valentine’s Day gift. Serging

Last Minute Christmas e-Card Tutorial

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Well it’s December 23rd here and it’s time to start thinking about Christmas cards. If you’re in the same boat then you’re in luck. They’re easy! Sending an e-card is free and fun. This tutorial uses the new online design site, Canva. I signed up when they hadn’t gone live and it’s fun to play

Setting the Thanksgiving Table

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Setting the table for Thanksgiving, or any event or holiday, is really fun for some people, and totally overrated for others. I’m a bit more on the overrated end of the spectrum but I do appreciate a pretty plate, a nice napkin and something fun. This Thanksgiving we’ll be using our name placecards, new cloth

Easy Name Placecards Tutorial

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I’ve never been one for a setting a fancy table but there is something so cute about name placecards at a table. I made these a few weeks ago and my children use them every night for dinner. It took me 10 mintues to make these but they’ll be enjoyed thoroughly until we make a new set. This easy name placecard tutorial is sewn but you don’t have to sew it! This can be a no sew tutorial if you don’t have a sewing machine!

DIY Almost No Sew T-Shirt Superhero Cape Tutorial

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It’s time for more costumes! Stacey from Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy Crafts is currently going through a crazy move like I just went through and needed to find a quick costume idea she could do for her boys. Her (almost) no sew t-shirt superhero cape tutorial is perfect for busy parents!

Handmade Dress Up: DIY Minecraft costume tutorial

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Stop the press, this is the coolest costume! Amanda of Kitschy Coo fame is trying to show us all up by painting a Minecraft head. Her no-sew Minecraft costume tutorial is easy so even I could propbably manage it.