5 Easy Butterfly Crafts For Kids

Spring is in the air, and with Spring comes Spring break. Butterfly craft projects are a great Spring themed activity you can do with the kids when they are home for the holidays. Here are 5 easy butterfly crafts you can complete with your kids this Spring break: Clothes Pin Butterfly: This fun activity creates a beautiful butterfly with just a few household items and a dash of creativity. This project by Allison from Alli 'N Sons will delight children ages 2 and up.  Click here for the directions. Bug Buddies: Is your little one obsessed with bugs? Well he or she will love this project idea that involves making all kinds of insects (butterflies, caterpillars, etc). Click here for the directions. Butterfly Feet: I love footprint craft ideas, and this one by Amanda is so … [Read more...]

Butterfly Feet – A Craft You Can Make With Your Kids

An Easy Craft for Kids – Butterfly Feet! Here’s a remarkably easy craft that makes a delightful gift for grandparents, or a great decoration in the house. It’s a butterfly – made from your child’s footprints. Here’s your supply list for this craft: two baby feet washable, nontoxic, poster paint old rags or sponge thick cardstock or canvas newspaper or tarp to cover work area< Instructions: Wash and dry your child’s feet. Designate a work area and tape down some newspaper or a tarp – this could will get messy. Lay out your cardstock or canvas and determine where you’d like the prints to go. Get some damp rags ready and keep them very close by for quick clean up if things get out of hand. Apply a thin layer of paint to one of your child’s feet with … [Read more...]