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Gone Fishing

We stopped at a little access point to the White Cart river. There was mud galore, water, countless sticks and a willow tree. Somehow it occurred to me that I could make simple fish out of willow. After that, there … Continue reading

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Monday is for craft: Leaf People

While autumn is slowly coming to a close, you can still find quite a few leaves for crafting – or you can use the ones you pressed earlier ;). Here’s a simple and fun activity involving those 5 leaves left. … Continue reading

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Hapa Zome – Flower transfers onto cotton cloth

For anyone who follows Nature Kids Glasgow on Facebook – I shared the Kindling blog post on the Japanese Hapa Zome technique. It was a welcome reminder of a craft activity that I’d come across before and absolutely love. It’s … Continue reading

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Leaf Kite

This is a simple and quick craft activity perfect for autumn. It comes courtesy of the German Kinderclub where I came across this idea. You will need: A biggish leaf, a piece of string, some sellotape though the string may … Continue reading

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Monday Nature Craft: Picture Frames

A really simple craft activity that is suitable for children from approximately 3 years of age. You will need: 6 Ice cream sticks Glue and stuff to decorate them – depending on the season you may opt for a seaside … Continue reading

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5 Little Ducks Went Swimming One Day…

Hi, Welcome back to a craft from Red Ted Art! I do hope you enjoyed out Loo Roll Bird Marionettes from last time! This week I have a really super duper quick craft – and one that even the littlies … Continue reading

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