Month: July 2010

Horse Plushie

A. has a new interest in ponies and horses… and I came across this tutorial on how to make a horse plushie, and here’s how ours turned out. It’s far from perfect, being our first try.. the front legs came out a little too short.. but A. likes it and I guess that’s all that […] Read more…

Handmade Snowman Doll

Sometimes A. browses through the activity books I take out from the library and tells me what she’d like to do. So she was looking through “The Best Craft Book Ever” and spotted a project to make your own simple dolls and she asked me to help her make a snowman doll. Pretty simple design […] Read more…

Tshirt to Skirt and plastic bag transfers

As soon as I saw the iron on decals from plastic bags tutorial on Filth Wizardry I knew I had to give it a try! First I turned one of my old t-shirts into a preschooler skirt following this tutorial on Mama Smiles.. Then I cut out some shapes from plastic goody bags and used […] Read more…

Summer Streamers

Made from plastic grocery bags 🙂 I made the blue/green one, and A. made the multi-coloured one. Once they were all complete, A. insisted that she should have mine, and I should have hers!! 🙂 so funny. I think she did a pretty good job on hers 🙂 and I will enjoy looking at it […] Read more…