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July 3 – Flower Bombs – Do you want to get flower seeds into a hard to reach place? Try a flower bomb.
July 10 – Fir-cone Figures – Create animal figurines using the cones from fir trees and other natural items. The video description for fir-cone figurines contains detailed instructions.
July 17 – PotPourri – Make your own room freshners with this simple recipe for potpourri .
July 24 – Rock Painting – Follow these instructions for insect inspired painting you can do on rocks. (pdf file opens in a new window)
July 11 – Pressed flowers – Pressed flowers can be used for many crafts.
July 18 – Thaumatropes were a popular Victorian craft. Learn more about thaumatropes and how to make them.
July 25 – Paper Weaving is a fun and historic craft. Learn how to do paper weaving.
August 1 – Folded picture frames – Use simple folding techniques to make a decorative picture frame.
August 15 – Watercolouring – Learn about watercolouring and using crayons for watercolouring resistance.
August 22 – Handkerchief Dolls – Make your own handkerchief doll in a few simple steps using everyday items found around the house.
October 10 – Dried Leaf Lantern – Pressed flowers and leaves have long been important keepsakes to remember special moments. They were often put on display or kept in the pages of a book. This pressed leaf lantern craft turns these keepsakes into a fall decoration.
December 19 – Salt Dough Ornaments – Using a simple recipe with only three ingredients, kids can enjoy a craft and create festive salt dough ornament decorations.