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Giraffe Bubble Wrap Painting Craft

Giraffe Bubble Wrap Painting Craft

Last month we experimented with bubble wrap and the project was so much fun, we thought a bubbleprint giraffe would be great fun to try!  Then, we went bubbleprinting crazy and used it for a bubbleprint dalmation, bubbleprint leopard, and a bubbleprint horse too.  Finally, something to do with bubble wrap besides just popping them! Although, making a path out read more

Paper Plate Dalmation Craft

Paper Plate Dalmation Craft

This craft uses lots of different crafting techniques for children.  Made from two different sized paper plates and decorated using bubble wrap dipped in black paint, the kids are sure to enjoy this fun craft. The Kraftykid template makes it easy to decorate and turn their project into an adorable dalmation puppy to celebrate National Puppy Day.

Magic Photo Art

Magic Photo Art

This craft is fun because it gives the children a chance to go through old magazines and pick out their favorite pictures.  It’s fun to see their amazement as they transform black and white photos into impressive works of art!  We used a picture of a blue jay and then used pastel chalk.  It looks like an old fashioned hand-colored read more

Educraft Colorlite Butterfly Teaching Activities

Educraft Colorlite Butterfly Teaching Activities

Use these teaching activities with your Colorlite Butterfly craft for a fun and educational crafting experience. Click here for Colorite Butterfly Educational Resource Materials

Best Superhero Contest

Best Superhero Contest

CONTEST – Win $25.00 Gift Card from Target – Ends March 1, 2011 Here’s the deal, friends! Kraftykid is having a Superhero Contest. Win a 25.00 gift card from Target for the most original Superhero and have your design featured on our online gallery. Here are some ideas to get your started, but we bet you can come up with read more

Kaleidoscope – Lesson Plans

Kaleidoscope – Lesson Plans

Math When looking into the kaleidoscope, the effect of the three-sided mirror makes it look like six equal parts.  Discuss other things that can be divided into fractional parts.  Discuss other things that can be divided into fractional parts (cake, pizza, paper).  Explain that the students will be working in cooperative groups to create a pizza topping recipe using fractions.  read more

Learn How to Draw Facial Expressions Craft Lesson

Learn How to Draw Facial Expressions Craft Lesson

Kraftykid’s Learn How to Draw Facial Expressions Easy Craft Lesson – It’s easy to show people when you’re mad and happy. Your face just does it for you. But you can also learn to draw a face that shows how that person feels by changing the size, shape and angle of the eyes, nose, mouth, and eyebrows. You can learn read more

Learn How to Mix Colors – Kraftykid Craft Lesson

Learn How to Mix Colors – Kraftykid Craft Lesson

Learn How to Mix Colors – Primary colors cannot be made from other colors. Artists create all the other colors of the rainbow by mixing together the primary colors.

Personalize It – Easy Craft Lessons

Personalize It – Easy Craft Lessons

Let’s Make It Personal – Easy Ways to Personalize Kid’s Items It’s easy to personalize your favorite plastic or metal items, such as plastic pails, plastic storage containers, and other plastic items.

Kraft-E Club Craft Newsletter – November 2008

Kraft-E Club Craft Newsletter – November 2008

Kraft-E Club Craft Newsletter – November 2008 This month we are featuring something old, something new, something blue. No, we’re not celebrating a wedding…I just thought it was a cute way to introduce some really creative craft ideas this month.

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