Teens: Creative Arts and Crafts

A range of ideas to get your teenager started with being creative.

11 Scrapbooking tips for beginners

When you first start scrapbooking, everybody will give you lots of tips. The key is to find your own scrapbooking…

13 great gardening activities for kids

Get gardening with your children these holidays. Here are some great gardening activities, projects, and ideas to get kids started.¬†This…

3 Cute Christmas Decorations Using Air Dry Clay

Using air drying clay to make Christmas decorations is so easy, and so much fun! It really is an activity…

5 Cute Handmade Christmas Gifts for Kids to Make

Christmas is a time for giving, not a time for receiving. The magic of gifts comes from holding the thought…

9 Cool craft ideas for teenagers

Teenagers need occupying in the holidays too.¬† We have some craft activities ideas for them.¬† Check them out in our…

Acrylic Pour onto Upcycled Toy Chest

We have an old wooden toy chest that we acquired from my Poppy some time ago now. It’s been one…

Air Dry Clay Feather Decorations

Air drying clay has to be one of my favourite materials to use with kids young and old. This Christmas…

Bath Fizz

This is easy to make, looks fun and would make a great gift. Peppermint oil works well but you could…

Boho driftwood wall hanging

Last month I made this amazing¬†painted driftwood mirror, that’s the perfect teen craft activity. I ended up with quite a…

Bright and colourful bird feeders project

I got the inspiration for this great little family craft project from my school, where the kids were making something…

Candy Cane Wooden Santa

If you’re looking for a super-quirky Christmas decoration project, this one is for you. These candy cane wooden Santa’s are…

Christmas tree decorations, hoop style!

This craft activity is one to get the children involved with. Ask young children to draw something to do with…

DIY Bottle Necklace

I’ve just discovered the joy of making my own DIY bottle necklace. The initial idea to make one was because…

DIY Eco-friendly Christmas Tree

This year I decided to starting decorating my home early with Christmas decorations. You see for the past 2 years…

DIY jewellery hanger – painted driftwood

Here’s a super-simple and effective craft idea. The DIY jewellery hanger on painted driftwood is perfect for your teenager’s, or…

DIY Whimsical Wooden Christmas Angel

Over the past few weeks I’ve been creating and making fun Christmas decorations to make my home feel more festive….

How to make a DIY concrete planter

I love concrete planters and I’ve been meaning to make some for a while now. So with Mother’s Day just…

How to make a pompom doll

It must be that time of year because at the moment I’m surrounded by school galas, kindy craft fairs and…

How to make shell flowers

Today I am going to show you how to make shell flowers.¬†This is a great craft activity to make with…

How to make your own decorative wall clock

I’d just been thinking about making a cool decorative wall clock, when I was going through the aisle¬†at¬†Spotlight, only to…

Movie magic activities

If your child is a real movie lover, then here are some Movie Magic activities to keep them busy over…

Painted Driftwood Mirror

The kids and I love heading to the beach to go scavenging, and always bring home a bag full of…

Painted jars stationery organiser

I have to admit I’m pretty addicted to Pinterest! I can waste many an hour scrolling through, looking for fun…

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