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Art and Crafts

Arts and crafts such as homemade and handmade DIY projects which include kid crafts, decorating ideas, homemade gifts and more. You’ll love this creative inspiration.

11 Best Solar Eclipse Activities for Kids [easy]

Solar Eclipse

Are you as excited as my family is for the total solar eclipse? We’re over the moon excited. {{bwahaha}} To commemorate this event I’ve found some solar eclipse crafts and activities that you can make with your kids! They’re super inexpensive, creative, and can lead to hours of fun. Plus, it’s a great way to teach your child about space. How to make …

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30 Homemade Play Doh Recipes [Easy]

Play Doh

In my house summer and play doh were a match made in heaven.  My boys were huge playdough fans! They loved the texture, smell, and all the fun things they could make… especially very long snakes.  {giggle}  Sadly, those days are over for me as my youngest is 11 years old.  However, I couldn’t help but enjoy the nostalgia and share …

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15 Rainbow Crafts for Kids

Rainbow Crafts

How to make rainbow crafts with your kids is so much fun! It’s super inexpensive, creative, and can lead to hours of fun. Plus, it’s a great way to teach your child about colors. You are going to love these step-by-step rainbow for kids tutorials so that crafting with your child is easy as 1-2-3. Plus, you’ll love all of the ideas! How to make Rainbow …

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12 Potato Stamp Art Tutorials for Kids

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How to make Potato Stamp Art with your kids is so much fun! It’s super inexpensive, creative, and can lead to hours of fun. Grab your child, a potato and paint. You are going to love these step-by-step Potato Stamp Art tutorials so that stamping with your child is easy as 1-2-3. Plus, you’ll love all of the ideas! How to make Potato Stamp …

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44 Fun Ways to Celebrate Doctor Seuss Day!

Doctor Seuss

Happy Birthday Doctor Seuss!  Join in the fun and celebrate Dr. Seuss Birthday which this year is Thursday, March 2nd.  You can celebrate at home or school by dressing up or making one of these Dr. Seuss crafts or activities together.  {so fun!} Join in the obSEUSSion with these Dr. Seuss Crafts, free printables, party decorations, games, dress ups, printable quotes, food ideas, …

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15 MLK Art Projects Kids Can Do!

MLK Art Projects

How to make fun MLK Art Projects Elementary activities, crafts, and speeches this MLK Day.  These easy Martin Luther King Jr. Activities for Elementary Students include layered media, window art, handprint art, door decorations, a fingerprint dove, inspirational portraits, splatter paint art, and more. Here are easy MLK Art Projects activities with lots of pictures so you can make them at home or at school if you …

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10 Cotton Ball Crafts for Kids

Cotton Ball Crafts

If you’re looking for ideas for cotton ball crafts, I’ve hooked you up with some easy kid-friendly craft ideas. Here are 10 incredible cotton ball crafts complete with pictured instructions.  These cotton craft for kids include cotton ball animals, cotton ball painting, snow globe, bunny mask, ice cream cones, and even a galaxy in a bottle. We’ve taken away all the guess work on cotton ball crafts with these …

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10 DIY Crafts for College Kids


Crafty DIY craft ideas for kids, are for kids of all ages. Just because your child headed off to college doesn’t mean they are too old to craft (with or without you). Crafts for kids that are trendy, cute and functional make these art projects for kids #1 in our book.  Some of these fun tutorials include ways to decorate your …

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6 DIY Creative Name Tags for Back-to-School


DIY back to school name tags that you can make and print at home!  Some of these cute printables are perfect for backpacks, desk name tags and even school supplies and lunch boxes. We’ve taken away all the guess work on back to school supplies with these incredible tutorials. For even more first day of school activities and traditions Tip Junkie’s Creative Community …

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15 Reuse Old Suitcases in Spectacular Ways!

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Wondering what to do with an old suitcase?  Here are 15 recycle reuse ideas for a vintage suitcase as well as some unexpected suitcase projects.  You’’re going to be blown away with these suitcase tutorials that include a charging station, bar, garden planter, chair, sidetable, pet bed and even how-to painted suitcases.  {squeal} Tip Junkie has 100 repurposing ideas including over 2300 Decorating Ideas all …

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Easy Affirmation Crafts to Make {plus printables}


Wondering how to make an affirmation plaque, craft, or printable  to display in your home?  Try these beautiful and uplifting ideas for encouragement.   We’ve taken away all the guess work on how to make a affirmation crafts with these incredible tutorials. For even more ways to craft clever uplifting crafts, Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has many tutorials. You can always search …

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15 Fun Crafts to Make With Milk Cartons


I’ve made several recycled crafts and activities for kids using milk carton but nothing like these amazing milk jug projects.  You’ll be blown away by these 15 fun crafts to make with milk cartons.  Some of the milk carton crafts include a water can, planter, bird feeder, organizers, votive and even toys. Milk Carton  1.  DIY Watering Can ~ Simply …

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10 Creative Ways to Re-Cover Books {how to}


Book covers are perfect for protecting and preserving cherished books.  They also provide a little eye candy for your bookshelves and entice reading!  Here are 10 creative ways to re-cover books using wrapping paper, kraft paper, vintage maps and fabric.  We’ve taken away all the guess work on how to re-cover books with these incredible tutorials. For even more book cover ideas Tip …

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12 Tutorials for Making Crafts with Velvet


Velvet is such a fun crafting material that is beautiful and easy to use!  You’ll be blown away with these things to make with velvet that are perfect if you’re wondering what to do with velvet fabric. Some of the cool things to make include velvet pumpkins, velvet wreath, velvet bow tie, headbands, Anthropologie inspired bracelet, Christmas tree and even how to emboss velvet. …

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