Kids Crafts

Minion EggsMinions Eggs, How to make Minions Easter Eggs, #Minions, #Eggs, #Easter

Does your family LOVE minions? My kids absolutely adore them…. that is why this year Minions will make a special appearance in their Easter Basket.  I mean come on, how can these little guys not make you smile… they are SO CUTE! Easy to make too!  You can watch our video, we showed you how to make Minion Eggs live!

To make your Easter Egg Minions you will need:

Minion Eggs, How to make Minion Easter Eggs, #Minions, #Eggs, #EasterFirst step is to separate the yellow and blue eggs, and then mismatch them. So one will now have a yellow top and a blue bottom. Cut the black electrical tape into a thin strip and stick it to the top yellow half.  Use a glue dot to stick a wiggly eye in place, draw on hair and a mouth with a black sharpie marker. EASY as that you have a bunch of adorable Minions to call your very own.

Minions Eggs, How to make Minions Easter Eggs, #Minions, #Eggs, #Easter

 Other Minions projects you might like:

40EasterFavorites

40 Easter Favorites

Our Family’s Best Recipes,  Games, DIY Crafts and Traditions

Minion Craft ideas for kids, Minions Gum Wrappers perfect for kids parties #Minions, #Minion, #KidCraft, #DIYMinion Gum Wraps ~ Minion DIY craft project

Minion Egg Holder, Easter Minions to hold your Easter Eggs. Kids Craft Quick and Easy #Minions, #Minion, #Easter, #EggHolder, #KidCrafts

Minion Egg Holders 

MINIONS, How to make Minion Pops, Minion Party Ideas #Minions

MINION POPS ~ How to make Minions

How to make a Minion out of theatre candy, Minions, Minion Craft Idea. Makes a great gift idea add a gift card or a few movie tickets, #Minions, #Minion, #KidCrafts

MINION CRAFT PROJECT ~ HOW TO MAKE A MINION OUT OF THEATRE CANDY 

DIY CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT~ MINION~ MADE WITH NAIL POLISH

PRINTABLE MINION VALENTINES ~ FREE PRINTABLE

despicable me 2 pre order dvd amazon

 Despicable Me 2

518yC-2hOmL

 Despicable Me (Single-Disc Edition)


Minions (Blu-ray + DVD + DIGITAL HD)

If you like this post, you might also like this one:

How to dye Easter Eggs with nail polish and water 

How to dye eggs with Nail Polish and water, Finger Nail Polish SWIRL eggs, Easter Eggs, #Easter, How to make swirled easter eggs, Tie Dye Eggs, #Easter #Hacks

Melted Crayon Easter Eggs, Bold Bright color with melted wax

Melted Crayon Easter Eggs, when the eggs are still hot draw on them with a crayon the BOLD BRIGHT COLORS pop and make the most beautiful eggs ever #CrayonEggs, #MeltedCrayonEggs, #Easter, #easterEggs, #KidCraft

Easter Chicks ~  Deviled Egg Chicks

EASTER CHICKS DEVILED EGGS quick and easy DIY, These are so cute! How to make deviled eggs, Deviled Egg chicks
25 Easter Ideas, Recipe, Crafts, DIY #Easter everything you need in one spot

How to Dye Easter Eggs with shaving cream ~ Swirl Eggs

How to dye eggs with shaving cream, Shaving Cream SWIRL eggs, Easter Eggs, #Easter, How to make swirled easter eggs

This post contains amazon links, Please note that Amazon priced tend to change often so prices may be higher or lower without notice.

 

Disclaimer: This post may or may not contain affiliate links.
SUBSCRIBE and never miss a thing!
Disclaimer and Official Rules for Sweepstakes

Leave a Comment: 79 comments

Filed Under: Easter Ideas, Seasonal Crafts, Thrifty Crafts for Kids

Tags: , , , ,

Crayola Art Case

BIG Crayola Art Case for kids is an awesome gift idea! You get over 120 art tools for coloring and creating.

crayola-inspiration-art-case-art-tools-140-pieces-crayons-colored-pencils-washable-markers-paper-portable-storageCrayola Inspiration Art Case: Art Tools, 140 Pieces, Crayons, Colored Pencils, Washable Markers, Paper, Portable Storage

  • All-in-one portable art studio includes art supplies consisting of crayons, pencils, markers, and sheets of drawing paper that can keep you creating for hours.
  • Contains 140 pieces of kids art supplies
  • The Crayola art supplies case has a special compartment for each drawing tool, so you won’t misplace anything.
  • Pack up all your supplies and unleash your creativity any time, any place.
  • Art Case contains 64 Crayola Crayons, 20 Crayola Short Colored Pencils, 40 Crayola Washable Markers and 15 large sheets of paper.

You might like these deals too…

Crayola Washable Kind's Neon Paint Set 10ct for $5 - Cheaper than Walmart! - Kids Art Projects - AThriftyMom Washable Kind’s Neon Paint Set 10ct – Kids Art Projects

Crayola MF Double Doodle Double Doodle – Art for Kids

Crayola Art-To-Go Table Easel Art-To-Go Table Easel – Art for Kids

For more deals follow us on Pinterest!

***********************

 You can take advantage of FREE Shipping with Prime and get it in two days… remember you can try prime for FREE for 30 days.

Try Prime for FREE!

Looking for More Online Deals?  Click here for more  THRIFTY DEALS. Please note that Amazon prices tend to change often so prices may be higher or lower without notice.

Disclaimer: This post may or may not contain affiliate links.
SUBSCRIBE and never miss a thing!
Disclaimer and Official Rules for Sweepstakes

Leave a Comment: 0 comments

Filed Under: Amazon Deals, Gifts for Kids, Online deals

Tags: , , , , ,

Friendship bracelet, #kidscraft, #diy, #yarn, #loom, #bracelet, #diy, #friendshipbracelet

Friendship Bracelet~ Easy DIY

Friendship bracelets are always fun.  Kids of all ages love getting them, and receiving them.  My 10 year old was so excited to share this tutorial.  She recently learned how to make these easy bracelets, and loves it.

You will need:

Yarn

Scissors

Cardboard (lightweight: cereal boxes, 12 pack soda boxes both work great)

To begin, you are going to cut your loom out of cardboard.  make a 3 inch circle, and then cut a small hole in the middle.  (a hole punch is the perfect size if you have one that will reach into the center of your circle).  Now cut 8 small lines around the outer edge of your loom.  They don’t have to be perfectly spaced, but you don’t want them all next to each other either.  Cut them like this:

friendship bracelet, #kidcraft, #craft, #yarn, #diy, #kids, #loom, #braclet, #tutorial

Now cut 7 lengths of yarn.  Make them about 1 ft long.  Put your yarn together, put through the hole in the center of your loom, and then tie them together in a  knot on one end.

friendship bracelet, #kidscraft, #diy, #yarn, #bracelet, #kids, #loom, #makeyourself

Once you have them in a knot, slide your knot so it is touching the loom and the strings are hanging on the other side.  Make sense?  Take each string and slide them into a slot on your loom like this:

friendship bracelet, #kidscraft, #yarn, #diy, #bracelet, #kids, #fun, #craft

You want the yarn to be in firmly, but don’t pull too tight and rip your loom.

You will have one empty slot in your loom.  Put it at the top, like the 12 on a clock.  Now count down 3 slots clockwise from that empty slot, grab that length of yarn, and slide it into the empty slot at 12 o’clock.

friendship bracelet, #diy,#kids, #bracelet, #friendship, #gift, #yarn, #craft, #jewelry

Once the string in slot 3 has been moved up to the empty slot, rotate your loom so that the new empty slot is at the top.  Repeat that step by counting 3 down and moving the string to the empty spot.  Continue doing so, while occasionally checking your hanging yarn lengths to make sure they are not tangled.  Also remember to keep it tight to get a neater looking bracelet.

friendship bracelet, #diy, #bracelet, #kidscraft, #yarn, #bracelet, #friendshipbracelet

Once you have created the bracelet the length you want, remove it from the loom.  Tie a knot in the end of the bracelet that you just removed from your loom. Measure a finger width from your new knot and knot again, leaving a space in between the knots.

friendship bracelet, #diy, #bracelet, #kidscraft, #yarn, #friendshipbracelet, #loom

Trim your ends and you are done.  To put the bracelet on, take the space between the 2 knots you just made and slip the knot at the other end in between these 2 knots.

friendship bracelet, #kidscraft, #diy, #yarn, #bracelet, #friendshipbracelet, #loom, #jewelry

There you go!  An easy activity your kid can do and feel the rewards of creating something unique and fun!

friendship bracelet, #diy, #bracelet, #kidscraft, #yarn, #friendshipbracelet, #loom, #kids

More activities, projects and fun things to do with your kids.

Kids crafts, How to make a stress ball, perfect for tweens or teens summer camp arts and crafts ideas, boy or girl scout craft ideas, low cost craft projects for a family reunion

How To Make A Stress Ball ~ Kid Crafts perfect for boy scouts, summer camp or family reunions!

Dirt and Worms ~ Fun summer recipe for kids
 Make your own Crayons ~ Activities to do with kids
Be a Back Yard Detective ~ Activities to do with kids
Wiggle Worm Game ~ Games to do with kids
Make your own Bean Bag Toss ~ Games to do with Kids
Watch a Local Race ~ Frugal Family Activities to do
Corn Starch Gak Science Project to do with kids
Color Collage with ads from the paper
DIY Chime Set ~ Music Fun For Kids
Recipe for Homemade Slime
 Under the Sea Art Project for kids
Balloon Barrettes DIY Kids Fashion
Lady Bugs made out of an egg carton
Exploding Soap ~ Microwave Science For Kids
Horse made out of a pop bottle
Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids ~ Paper Turkeys
Easy Kid Games ~ Turn Easter Eggs Into Reading Games for Kids
 Math Games For Kids

Learn to tell time ~ Time Games for kids

Disclaimer: This post may or may not contain affiliate links.
SUBSCRIBE and never miss a thing!
Disclaimer and Official Rules for Sweepstakes

Leave a Comment: 1 comment

Filed Under: DIY, Thrifty Craft Ideas, Thrifty Crafts for Kids

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Easy paintings on canvas, Flowers and Swirls easy art projects for kids join our FREE class and you can paint with us, Mommy and Me paint night, popular paint projects for kidsMommy & Me Paint Night ~Watch Live And Paint From Home

Watch our Flower and Swirls Paint Night

Flowers and Swirls Painting

Thanks for everyone who has been joining us for our Mommy and Me Paint Nights, Live on Facebook!  We have really enjoyed teaching you and your kids how to paint and helping you learn as we go.  We hope you will grab your friends, grab your kids and plan to join us again next Friday for another live Paint Night!  Next class will be  4/30 live on our facebook page at 6pm mst. 

What you will need for this weeks painting 4/30 :

Paint Brushes  this week you will only need three brushes for this project, a  large wide flat brush to do your background.  You will also need a nicer brush to do the fine lines on the flower and the stem, so  a  small/ medium flat brush  will work great  like in this  nicer brush set .

Acrylic Paint   For this weeks class you will need WHITE,  BLACK and GREEN (or what ever color you want to make your swirls.

Canvas  a 8X10 canvas is the the best and easiest surface to paint on.  You can buy a 12 pack  and get them for about a dollar each, super cheap and fun project for your kids. BUT if you do not have money for a canvas no worries we show you how to paint on the back of a cereal box too.  Yes we just cut up a cardboard cereal box and used that as our canvas.  This is a great option if you are doing a youth group, girls scout troop or school project and do not have funds to buy a canvas for everyone.

Apron or large shirt, is a good idea to keep your kids clean. Acrylic paint is hard to get out of clothing once it drys.  So have your kids put on an apron to help keep their clothes protected.

Paint Palette is also a nice option, but if you don’t have one you can just use a styrofoam  plate.

Artist Brush Tub ~ or something to hold your water and to clean your brushes that will not tip over easy.

If you missed our last Mommy and Me Paint night you can still watch it!

Easy paintings on canvas, easy art projects for kids join our FREE class and you can paint with us, Batman, superhero Mommy and Me paint night, popular paint projects for kids and parentsBatman Super Hero Paint Night

Easy paintings on canvas, easy art projects for kids join our FREE class and you can paint with us, Mommy and Me paint night, popular paint projects for kids and parents

Spring Flower ~ Mommy & Me Paint Night

Easy paintings on canvas, easy art projects for kids join our FREE class and you can paint with us, Mommy and Me paint night, popular paint projects for kids

  Abstract Bubbles  Mommy and me paint night

Easy paintings on canvas, easy art projects for kids join our FREE class and you can paint with us, Mommy and Me paint night, popular paint projects for kids

Watch Video  from our Sunset Landscape  Mommy and Me paint night 

For more deals follow us on Pinterest!

***********************

 You can take advantage of FREE Shipping with Prime and get it in two days… remember you can try prime for FREE for 30 days. Try Prime for FREE!

Looking for More Online Deals?  Click here for more  THRIFTY DEALS. Please note that Amazon prices tend to change often so prices may be higher or lower without notice. This post contains affiliate links.

 

Disclaimer: This post may or may not contain affiliate links.
SUBSCRIBE and never miss a thing!
Disclaimer and Official Rules for Sweepstakes

Leave a Comment: 0 comments

Filed Under: DIY, Paint Night

Tags: , , , , , ,