Keep a thumbprint

I made this from bear as i wanted to remember just how small his little fingers were.

I attached it to a strand of plastic but you could use ribbon or leather and I added the bead and shells, 

A quickly scribbled note and I was done.

This is also a lovely gift fipor grannys 


handy momster

This handy momster majes a wonderful cover fir a smart mother’s  day Carel

Cut 2 letter M from yellow card.

Print a hand between them and glue to form the word mom.

Add a face and your momster is complete, 


Emoji golf ballsย 

Not sure what to give that person who has everything? Why not make them a set of emoji golf balls? 

Paint the balls with enamel paint to resemble your favourite emojis.

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Penguin crafts

Here are penguin crafts to enjoy today…

Penguin foot print

On a piece of blue card print a black footprint. Let your child glue feathers on for the penguin. Add Google eyes and an orange beak. Put a few snow flakes in by printing blobs with cotton wool.

Paper plate penguin

Take 2 paper plates . Leave the body of one blank . Cut and paint black the ridge of the other as wings. Glue on.

For the head cut a white circle, paint the top black and add facial features. 

To finish add orange card feet and beak.

Shape penguins

These penguins are awesome to indroduce shapes to your children.

Cut black card in various shapes. Add white paper tummies and other details.

Penguin balloons

Paint white faces onto black balloons  glue on felt wings and add facial features.

Feed me penguin game

 Use an old card box. Paint a penguin onto the box and cut out the tummy.

You could use balla,  bean bags or cut felt fish to post into the box.

To enhance this game you could ask your child to feed the penguin only blue or red, etc. 


World penguin dayย 

Happy world penguin day

โ€‹25 April 2017

Know your penguins

Take time today to learn the different penguin species. 

A nice quick game is to print the above image twice. Cut one up and let your child build the cut up one like a puzzle.

You could also cut one as flash cards and glue onto card card to teach the kids the species names.

Get a wildlife book and match the cartoon puzzle to the real image.

Or you could enjoy making any one of our penguin crafts in the next post today.

Whatever you do …sit back and enjoy rewatching Happy feet for a good penguin giggle