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Pirates and Pompoms: How to Make Children's Toys and Costumes
Pirates and Pompoms
How to Make Children's Toys and Costumes
Paperback      ISBN: 178067743x

The Playtime Idea Book is packed with projects for creative parents. Follow a few simple steps to create handmade costumes, toys and props and you'll keep children entertained with make-believe pirate, forest-animal and circus worlds all day long. Only basic cutting, sticking and sewing skills are required.

Focusing on these three popular themes (pirates, animals and the circus), projects include: eye patches and a telescope, stuffed animal friends, circus ringmaster's hat and a big-top canopy den. Each project includes a simple template and illustrated step-by-step instructions.

Perfect for crafty adults looking for holiday activities that will keep little ones happy and busy.
rainy day book of things to make and do: More Than 50 Creative Crafting Projects for Kids Aged 3-10
rainy day book of things to make and do
More Than 50 Creative Crafting Projects for Kids Aged 3-10
Paperback      ISBN: 1849752729

Encourage kids to get in touch with their creative side with this fun-packed book. Full of inspiring rainy-day activities, here you'll find a exciting range of creative alternatives to endless hours in front of the computer or TV screen.

Papertoys: Architectural Wonders of the World
Papertoys
Architectural Wonders of the World
Paperback      ISBN: 273383925x

This Papertoys book is aimed at children who like to create and build With this title, children will discover ten of the most famous monuments in the world, each one pre-cut with papertoy and one informational sheet, and at the end, one world map to place all the papertoys

Rozenn Bothuon is a French illustrator living and working in the Celtic countryside between sea and trees. In her little studio, she draws storybooks for children, imagines and designs toys, and also works on papertoys, pop-up, and paper-cut projects with her husband.

The Artful Parent: Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life With Art & Creativity
The Artful Parent
Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life With Art & Creativity
Paperback      ISBN: 1590309642

Bring out your children's creativity and imagination with more than 60 kids' art activities from the creator of www.ArtfulParent.com.

Art making is a wonderfully fun way for young children to tap into their imagination, deepen their creativity, and explore new materials, all while strengthening their fine motor skills and developing self-confidence. The Artful Parent has all the tools and information you need to encourage your children's creativity through art. You'll learn how to set up an art space, how to talk to children about their artwork, how to choose the best art supplies (without breaking the bank), how to repurpose and organize the piles of art created, and even how to use kids' art activities to soften everyday transitions.

The more than sixty engaging kids' arts and crafts projects included here are accessible and developmentally appropriate for one- to eight-year-olds, and they're a far cry from the cookie-cutter crafts many of us did in school as kids. From bubble prints to musical chairs art, these kids art activities allow children to explore art materials, techniques, and ideas as they grow more creative every day. With activities for downtimes, action art for releasing energy, and recipes for making your own art materials, this book is your guide for raising an artful family.
Wild & Wonderful Origami: 35 of Your Favourite Wild Animals to Fold in an Instant [With Origami Paper]
Wild & Wonderful Origami
35 of Your Favourite Wild Animals to Fold in an Instant [With Origami Paper]
Paperback      ISBN: 1907563563

Make your own origami zoo with Mari and Roshin Ono's collection of amazing animals.

Whether you love cute and cuddly animals like the baby bear and the cheeky monkeys, or are friends with the feathered variety, you are sure to go wild for any of the 35 innovative designs. There are four great chapters explaining how to really bring your paper to life. 'Animal Fun' has classic designs like the crane and fox, while 'Safari' takes its inspiration from the Serengeti with projects for zebras, giraffes, lions and more. Next is 'Sea World', home to ocean dwellers including the dolphin, sea turtle and even a blowfish, and the 'Forest chapter' has ideas to transform your paper into a tree-dwelling owl or squirrel. Every project comes with simple step-by-step instructions and clear photographs, as well as helpful arrows showing you where to fold. Each design has also been given a skill rating, so start with a simple one and once you've mastered that move on to something a bit more challenging. 50 specially designed pieces of origami paper are included with the book, meaning you can start folding right away.
The Artful Parent: Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life with Art and Creativity
The Artful Parent
Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life with Art and Creativity
Paperback      ISBN: 1611807204
Bring out your child's creativity and imagination with more than 60 artful activities in this completely revised and updated edition

Art making is a wonderful way for young children to tap into their imagination, deepen their creativity, and explore new materials, all while strengthening their fine motor skills and developing self-confidence. The Artful Parent has all the tools and information you need to encourage creative activities for ages one to eight. From setting up a studio space in your home to finding the best art materials for children, this book gives you all the information you need to get started. You'll learn how to:
* Pick the best materials for your child's age and learn to make your very own
* Prepare art activities to ease children through transitions, engage the most energetic of kids, entertain small groups, and more
* Encourage artful living through everyday activities
* Foster a love of creativity in your family
The Dinosaur Craft Book: 15 Things a Dino Fan Can't Do Without
The Dinosaur Craft Book
15 Things a Dino Fan Can't Do Without
Paperback      ISBN: 178494484x

Whether they are budding palaeontologists or dream of being a Tyrannosaurus, children will love these fun crafts. Containing fantastic dinosaur-themed projects to make, The Dinosaur Craft Book will get children crafting and creating in no time.

  • 15 fantastic dino-themed projects to craft with kids 3+
  • Projects come with handy templates and make use of otherwise-wasted household items
  • Grown-ups need little or no crafting experience to help
  • From award-winning parenting bloggers Little Button Diaries
Kid Made Modern
Kid Made Modern
Hardcover      ISBN: 1934429368

Do-it-yourselfers ages five and up can go retro with enough projects by legendary designer Oldham to fill entire rooms. Taking inspiration from mid-century designers and artists such as Charles and Ray Eames, Marimekko, Alexander Girard and Dorothy Draper, Oldham revisits modernism in the new millennium. Bold, vibrant and kid friendly, these projects provide days of fun for burgeoning modernists.

Kid Made Modern
Kid Made Modern
Paperback      ISBN: 1934429880

Do-it-yourselfers ages five and up can go retro with enough projects by legendary designer Todd Oldham to fill entire rooms. Taking inspiration from mid-century designers and artists such as Charles and Ray Eames, Marimekko, Alexander Girard, and Dorothy Draper, Oldham revisits modernism in the new millennium. Bold, vibrant, and kid-friendly, these projects provide days of fun for burgeoning modernists.

Origami Racers: Fold Your Own Racers and Battle Your Friends
Origami Racers
Fold Your Own Racers and Battle Your Friends
Paperback      ISBN: 1631590510

Make 25 paper race cars and jet planes fun for the whole family

Origami Racers is a fun and instructive kit for adults and children which teaches the fine art of origami through folding paper race cars and jet planes. Reminiscent of the original Japanese transformers, each piece of paper included can be folded into a sleek and fast racer pod for either the street or the sky.

Each kit contains a 64-page booklet with folding instructions and full-color photos of finished racers. Make 25 racers out of the 25 sheets of two sided, two-color paper to impress your friends