Month: April 2013

Raglan Tee

Today I made this Raglan Tee for my daughter while she was away at Tae Kwan Do class. I am waiting for her to come home so I can show it to her and have her try it on. I really hope she likes it! I will try and take some better pictures tomorrow of […] Read more…

Handmade Stamps

I remember making stamps in high school and how much fun it was to do print making. My favourite stamp was a large one I made of a collage of masjids to make a really cool architectural night time scene. Today I introduced this craft to my daughter and she really enjoyed it. We even […] Read more…

Beaded Bubble Wands

With the weather getting nicer we are spending a lot more time outside. This week we decided to make some new bubble wands using wire and beads! The last time we made some we used wire and wooden dowels. This was a fun way to use up some random stray beads we had from broken […] Read more…

Clothespin dolls

My daughter made some dolls out of wooden clothespins after seeing this on pinterest. She has been making them non stop and even gifting some to others. I allowed her to use my fabric scraps for the skirts and I really like her choices :). Read more…

Art Corner

If you haven’t already guessed from my blog, my daughter and I love to create! I find that kids create the best when they are given access to a variety of materials and the activity is left open ended. It is amazing what their little minds think up! In the past I use to have […] Read more…

Loom Knitting

I recently purchased a knitting loom kit for my daughter, a great find from the thrift store! She has plans on making a baby hat for her new baby cousin. So far she is really enjoying the process. I remember doing something similar using a smaller spool version as a child and making a long […] Read more…

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