Cardboard Tube Owls

Cardboard Tube Owls

Make a cute owl or two using a recycled cardboard tube. You can decorate your owl with scraps of paper, felt or anything else you have available. Color with crayons or use glitter paint. Your preschooler can make a whole pile of owls with this simply craft idea. You could then make all kinds of … Read more

Marker Lid Finger Puppets

Marker Lid Finger Puppets from Captain Crafty

Making puppets is a fun way for preschoolers to get creative, create characters they’ve dreamed up, get crafty and pretend play. Recycle your old dried out mark lids into fabulous finger puppets! It’s a craft project and playset in one. Make the puppets and then have fun play with the puppets. This project marker lid … Read more

Fabric scrap collage art shirt

Fabric scrap t-shirt redecorating project

There are so many fun things you can do with scraps of fabric. I recently saw a project from Tinker Lab that showed how to upcycle a well loved shirt by letting your kids color and decorate over the old stains to make a new piece of clothing. This got me thinking, we could use … Read more