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Olympic Medals
You will need: Cardboard, string, craft glue, scissors, hole punch, aluminum foil, yarn/ribbon.1. Cut a circle or other shape (star, square, pentagon, diamond, etc.) for your medal, out of cardboard. ...

Aborigine Music Sticks
Australian Aborigines used sticks in ceremonial dances. With decorated paint stirrers, you can be a one man percussion section, clapping along to your favorite music. The indigenous people of Australia, ...

All that Glitters Reflections of Light Window Ornament
Reflect your family’s holiday spirit. What you’ll need: • Newspaper • Stiff Paper or Cardstock • Scissors • Hole Punch • White Glue • Glitter • Waxed Paper • String ...

American Flag Pin
What you’ll need: • Coiless Safety Pin – 2 ¼” • 4mm Round Beads • “E” Beads • Safety Pins, Size 2 • Pattern • Long-Nose Pliers Each row hanging ...

Angel Ornament
Supplies Needed: Large Angel Sheer ribbon, 1-large (Ideal Clamps) butterfly paperclip, 1-20mm small wood round head, 4-8mm faceted glass beads rose Small wooden dowel (about the size of two toothpicks, ...

Ant Home
Materials: one-gallon jar or large peanut butter jar, soil and an ant hill, black paper. 1. Fill a one-gallon far with soil. Find an ant hill and put as many ...

Apple Candlesticks
This unusual table centerpiece is ephemeral -- but it's beautiful while it lasts. CRAFT MATERIALS: Large Rome Beauty apples (that will stand straight on the table) Candles Waxed paper Potato peeler Lemon juice 1. Using an ...

Apple Head Dolls
Materials needed: Apple, lemon juice, salt, stick jar or string, long necked bottle, fabric, felt, cloves or black beads, rice or small pearls, sand. Use any kind of apple. Leave ...

Autumn Bowl
Materials: Empty butter or margarine tub Paintbrush Scissors Glue Calico or autumn-colored fabric Instructions: Dilute the glue with water. Apply mixture onto the tub with a paintbrush; then place bits of the fabric on the ...

Autumn Soap Bars
These colorful soap bars are the perfect way to add a seasonal touch to your bathroom decor. Time to Complete: Approximately 1 hour Skill Level: Easy Materials Checklist: Life of the Party® Clear ...

Band
• Kazoo - Cover one end of a toilet paper tube with a 4” square of waxed paper and place and elastic band to hold it in place. Punch three ...

Bean Bags
Materials Needed: Tightly woven fabric, glue or needle and thread, dried beans, sand or small craft bb’s. Cut out a rectangle or other fun shape out of fabric. Glue or ...

Bookmark
Make a bookmark in the shape of your choice. Supplies: • Heavy card stock • Decorative paper, such as wrapping paper or origami paper • Glue • Scissors • Utility ...

Bowling Set
Materials Needed: For each set 10 plastic bottles or chugs will be needed (they do not have to be clear), paints or waterproof markers (like sharpies), water, ball (for later ...

Button Nose Clown
Materials: Felt, yarn, pompoms, glue and scissors. 1. Cut out a circle from felt. In the center of the circle, cut a slit that is large enough for a shirt ...

Camping Picture Frame
What you’ll need: Black Foam for frame – 5”x7” Foam – Brown (logs), Yellow (flame), Orange (flame) Wiggle Eyes Tacky Glue or Low Temp Glue Gun Scissors Photo Tape Cut ...

Candy Cane Ornaments
Deck your tree with flavor!!! Materials: Use small candy canes about 3-3/4" long, attached with cake frosting glue to construction paper cutouts. Cottage - Cut a little house from paper. ...

Candy Planes
What you need: Sticks of gum in foil wrap long wrapped candies lifesavers; stars elastic bands What to do: 1. Following picture above, place the foil wrapped gum strips on ...

Cardboard Tube Marble Maze
You will need: lots of cardboard tubes (toilet paper tubes, paper towel tubes, etc.), scissors, craft glue or tape, a large piece of corrugated cardboard, marbles, stickers, markers or crayons. ...

Cave Drawings
On a wall, hang a roll of paper at least six feet long (but preferably up to 10 feet long). Have the boys draw a picture of their favorite dinosaur ...

CD Crafts
Make a Clock - At many craft stores you can by a clock movement that will fit right in the hole in the center. Paint a few numbers on the ...

Cheesecloth Ghost
Materials needed: Cheesecloth, liquid starch, ball, tall drinking cup, 2 pencils, tape bowl . Cut a large square of cheesecloth. Pour the liquid starch into the bowl. Set the ball ...

Chinese Lanterns
You will need: a used greeting card (or construction paper), scissors and craft glue or a glue stick. 1. Cut off the front of the card. Fold it in half ...

Chocolate Kisses Wreath
Supplies: Foil covered chocolate kisses Poster board Gumdrops Cake frosting Ribbon Directions: Cut a large circle from the poster board and one from the center of this circle. You can ...

Chocolate Pudding Paint
1 large package instant chocolate pudding 2 cups ice cold water Whisk instant pudding and water together in a bowl for 2 minutes. Refrigerate for 5 minutes. This makes a ...

Cinnamon Cookie Cutter Ornaments
Materials: ¾ cup water 1 cup cinnamon 4 tablespoons white (Elmer’s) glue Combine all ingredients. Refrigerate for 2 hours. Knead in your hand until workable. Roll out on a board ...

Circus Animal Masks
Lions, tigers, monkeys, elephants and bears can be a part of acts for Under the Big Top. These animals masks are made with brown grocery sacks as the base. Eyes, ...

Clear Ornaments
Materials Needed: See-through ornaments, metallic wrapping paper, puff paints, scissors. Cut the metallic wrap into thin strips. Take off the top of the ornament and place the strips inside. Replace ...

ClipOn Turkeys
What you'll need:   Construction paper Pencil Scissors Yellow pipe cleaners Glue Wiggle eyes Clothes pin How to make it: 1.Make a turkey tail by tracing a child's hand: trace just the four fingers (no thumb) onto any color ...

Clothespin Elf
Supplies Needed: Kelly green felt, pink felt, black felt, 4-5mm pink pom-poms, Green paint, red paint Pink or flesh-colored paint Black paint, yellow paint, brown paint, 1-3¾ “ no-roll wooden ...

Clown In A Box
Cut toe of sock and stuff with rags, nylons, paper, etc. Insert tube, gather sock around it and tie. For the nose, pull a bit of sock to one side ...

Coffee Can Planter
You need a coffee can and 25 to 30 ice cream or crafts sticks. If sticks are too long for the can, tape them together in a stack, and cut ...

Coffee Dough
1 cup flour 1 cup coffee grounds 1/2 cup salt 1 cup water 1/4 cup sand Mix ingredients together. Shape into a ball and place thumb in center to form ...

Coloured Coffee Filters
Materials needed: Paper coffee filters, food coloring, water, eyedroppers, and scissors. Lay out the coffee filters on a table covered with newspaper or other material to protect the table. Get ...

Cork Reindeer
Materials: Six corks all the same size for the head and body. You'll need one more cork for the base of the antlers. If corks don't fit together well, cut ...

Corn Painting
raw corn-on-the-cob stiff wires (a couple of inches long) acrylic fabric paint cotton fabric Break corncob into 2 inch pieces. Stick a wire into each end, forming a handle. Pour ...

Corn Popper
Materials: Piece of metal wire window screening, about 2’ square Wire coat hanger Tools: Felt-tipped pen or crayon Yardstick Large scissorsUsing a felt-tipped pen or crayon and a yardstick, draw ...

Corn Print Place Mats
Ear of corn Kitchen Knife Plastic Corn Cob Holders Fabric Paints Paper Plates Cloth Place Mats Break an uncooked ear of corn into 2 1/2 inch lengths.Firmly attach plastic corn ...

Cornocoppia
sugar cones peanuts raisins candy corn assorted dried fruits cheerios Combine all ingredients except for sugar cone in a bowl. Fill sugar cones with mixture. Set out as table display ...

Cub Scout Wind Chime
Materials needed: Styrofoam ball, clay pot, blue, yellow and white felt, yellow fabric, blue pipe cleaner, twine, wooden spool, wooden wheel, and hot glue. The diameter of the styrofoam ball ...

Cups of Kindness
Perfect for VBS, Summer Camp, Daycare, or Home By Lenora Murdock Cups of Kindness are crafts that make great gifts. This craft can be used to encourage random acts of ...

Custom Stamps
Materials needed: Potatoes, sponges, styrofoam, foam, wood and scissors. All these materials can make custom stamps. Draw the design on paper before beginning. To use potatoes cut the potato in ...

Dancing Bear
Use thin wood or heavy cardboard. Use brass paper holders as hinges for leg. Drill holes in feet to attach clothes hangers. Make the bear dance, balance on the ball, ...

Den Pack Tshirt
Materials needed: T-shirt, acrylic paints, fabric medium, foam stamps, cardboard, markers, brushes or cotton swabs, plastic plates. Most craft stores have inexpensive shirts, or each boy could bring one from ...

Dragon Craft
What you will need: • Tempera paints, or markers in colors desired • Paintbrushes • Wide Crepe paper (at least 3 1/2” x 4”) • Narrow Crepe paper n bright ...

Dyed Macaroni For Necklaces
Place a couple of handfuls of the macaroni to be dyed into a gallon size zip lock bag. Add a dash of rubbing alcohol and a dash of food color ...

Easter Book
Materials Needed: 2 pieces of paper (1 for the cover and 1 for the inside), scissors, and stapler. This book can be with a spiritual theme, or with a secular ...

Easter Eggs
Decorate plastic Easter eggs with ribbon, lace, sequins, glitter, small buttons, foam shapes, or fabric. The eggs can be sealed closed with a thin line of glue, or decorated so ...

Emergency Preparedness Kit
Water (at least one gallon per person per day; three day minimum) Water purification tablets or chlorine bleach Food – only store foods your family likes, such as ready-to-eat meats, ...

Fall Memory Box
What you'll need: Shoe box with lid Liquitex Basics Gesso Red and yellow acrylic paint Large paintbrush Construction paper (we used red, yellow, green, brown and orange) White craft glue Water Foam alphabet paint stamps Acrylic sealer spray, ...

First Aid Kits
Materials Needed: Altoids mint container, bandages, first aid tape, safety pin, list of emergency numbers, paint or permanent markers. Make sure the container is clean and dry. Cover the container ...

FoamCup Bell
Materials Needed: Foam cup, bell on a string, or bell and string to attach bell to, stickers. Turn the cup upside down. Cut a small hole in the top (bottom ...

Fossil Imprint Craft
Make up a batch of dough and create a fossil imprint. What you’ll need: • 2 cups flour • ½ cup salt • ¾ cup water • bowl • measuring ...

Fossil Prints
What You Need (per person) Stone Dough Mix 1/2 cup of salt 1 cup flour 1/2 cup of brewed coffee (cold) 1 cup of used coffee grounds Measuring cups Mixing ...

Fossils
1/4 cup of plaster of Paris 1 Cup of Vermiculite (found at gardening center) 1/2 cup of water Measure and mix together. Put some in the bottom of a regular ...

Fox and Food
Materials: Handkerchief, stick, beanbag or other distinctive object. Objective: Fox is to guard its food while predators try to steal it. How to Play: One person (fox) stands guard over ...

Frame A Friend Or Family
Materials:      Empty CD case,      string,      various decorations – see list below for ideas,      family picture or other photos,      glue Instructions: • Start by taping the family picture on the inside ...

Friendship Bracelet Simplified
Materials: Embroidery floss – many colors, Masking tape Instructions: Cut three strands of floss long enough to go around the Cub Scout’s wrist and be tied. - Lay the three ...

Friendship Finger Paint
- In large saucepan mix 1 cup all purpose flour with 1 cup cold water. - Stir until smooth. - Then add another 3 cups cold water. - Cook over ...

Friendship Knot
  Materials Tools 17" parachute cord or 21" of 3/16" rope Thread or thin string   This is a real pretty knot. It isn't very hard to tie either. It is often given as a ...

Funny Putty
Materials: 1 tablespoon liquid starch, food coloring, 2 tablespoons white glue, a plastic egg or small Ziploc bag Instructions: - Mix glue and food coloring together in small bowl. - ...

Future Presidents
Materials needed: blank wall, black construction paper, pencil and a lamp/light to use as a spotlight, scissors. Have a boy sit in a chair or stand sideways to the wall ...

Glitter Playdough
Materials: 3 cups flour 1.5 cups salt 6 teaspoons cream of tartar 3 cups water 3 to 4 tablespoons oil icing food coloring (This paste will color the dough deep rich colors that regular food ...

Glittery Holiday Decorations
Draw outlines of holiday items (e.g. Christmas Tree, Santa Claus, Menorah) on lightweight cardboard. Carefully cut out. Spread glue on one side and sprinkle with glitter. Do the same for ...

Gourd Turkey Centerpiece
At the first Thanksgiving, turkey was actually a side dish, taking second billing to venison. But set this pretty bird center table and it's guaranteed to steal the show. CRAFT ...

Greeting Card Ornaments
You will need: embroidery floss, used greeting cards, a cup, pencil, scissors, a rule and craft glue. 1. Fold a length of embroidery floss about 40 cm (16 inches) long ...

Halloween Spiders
Materials needed: Large black pompom, 4 black pipe cleaners, wiggle eyes, glue, scissors and elastic. Cut the pipe cleaners in half. Put a small dot of glue on the end ...

Handpainted Cards
For these two types of hand printed cards you will need: blocks of wood about %’ thick., heavy string, sponge, ink pad or acrylic paint, any type of paper. Always ...

Harvest Linens
Stamped with potato-print acorns and leaves, these linens lend a child's imprint to an autumn table or a holiday feast. CRAFT MATERIALS: Potatoes X-Acto knife White cloth napkins and table runner Paper plate Yellow and orange ...

Have Fun With Letters
Make block letters of each boy’s name and have them decorate the letters with markers or other craft items. The letters can also be made out felt or fabric and ...

Heart Man
Materials needed: Red and white construction paper - 9” x 11”, markers, tape or brass brads. Take red construction paper and cut out a large heart shape. Take the white ...

Hearts a Plenty
Make hearts for the boys to give away. Use fun foam, or cardboard as the base. Decorate the heart with fabric, scrapbooking paper or let the Cub Scout decorate it ...

Hide and Seek
Materials Needed: Clear plastic water bottle, sand or small beads, and small items that will fit into the bottle.Clean out the bottle and make sure it is dry inside. Place ...

Holiday Card House
Good for holding presents, treats, or supplies!! Materials needed: Seven Holiday cards cut to measure 4" X 6" (for each house) Paper punch Yarn - Various colors Tapestry needle To ...

Indian Headbands
8x11 construction paper scissors glue Cut a few pieces of construction paper lengthwise, into 3 pieces.Glue strips together to make a band long enough to fit girls head. Finish gluing ...

Indoor Snowman Making Contest
Divide the Pack into four or more groups, and give each group materials to make a garbage bag snowman (large white garbage bags, newspapers, tape, etc). See which team can ...

Inventions or Genius Kits
Place 13 or 14 items such as clothespins, pipe cleaners, ribbon, a nail, cork, lids, string, paperclip, etc. in a bag for each Cub Scout. Then they have to use ...

Invisible Ink
One of the best ways to send a secret message is to write it in invisible ink. There are several types of invisible ink. Lemon Juice Ink: Squeeze the juice ...

Japanese Stuffed Paper Fish
In Japan on Children’s Day, streamers shaped like fish fly high from bamboo poles! You will need: 2 sheets of tissue paper, Used computer paper, scissors, craft glue, markers (or ...

Jello Finger Painting
1 package Jello 2 Tbsp hot water Mix together in a small bowl being careful not to over mix. Let cool 5-10 minutes before using. Paint on tin foil for ...

Kites
Anatomy of a Kite Frame - Usually made of dowel rods or plastic. Dowel rods are round wooden sticks used to make the frame that gives the kites it's shape. ...

Knot Trick
Materials needed: A string or rope about 20 inches long. Place the string on a table and challenge your friends to hold one end of the string in each hand ...

Leaf and Flower Pictures
You will need: construction paper, pressed leaves and flowers, craft glue, crayons or markers. 1. On a sheet of construction paper, arrange flowers and leaves to make different shapes. Perhaps ...

Leaf Books
• Get a blank book or a loose leaf notebook, place one leaf flat on a page in your book. Cut a piece of contact paper to cover the entire ...

Leaf Rubbings
Leaf Rubbings: You will need: a sheet of paper, a collection of leaves (or other objects) to rub, tape (optional), crayons. 1. Hold the paper over the leaf (or object) ...

Leaves
Materials needed: Wax paper, old crayons, butter knife, iron, towel scissors. With a butter knife shave off pieces of old crayons. Lay the towel on a table or ironing board. ...

Leopard Mask
Use this mask as a starting point, let your imagination roam far and wide. Use different colored foam and beads so each person can make their mask unique. What you’ll ...

Lollipop Friends
You will need: Small Styrofoam balls (2-3" round); Small googly eyes (available at craft stores) or you can use beans, beads or just paint eyes and nose on.; Small scraps ...

Magic Trick
There is no way you can lose with this guessing game. That’s because you know the trick! Don’t forget to act confident, to practice your rap and to use the ...

Magic Wand
Craft Materials 1/2 inch diameter clear unflexible plastic aquarium tubing (sold in pet stores), Craft knife, modeling clay, metallic pipe cleaners, sequins, and glitter. Use a craft knife to cut ...

Making a Chain of Kindness
By Tink Getting children in kindergarten involved in crafts is a wonderful way to expand on the learning activities of their class. Crafts can help promote good hand-eye coordination, use ...

Medals Made from Clay Dough
You can also make medals from uncooked clay dough that dries hard. Use the recipe below to make the dough. 1. Take a small ball of dough and shape it ...

Memory Book
Supplies: Posterboard, yarn or brad fasteners, crayons, and hole punch Cut posterboard slightly larger (1/2 inch) than notebook paper, or construction paper. Give each boy a front cover and back. ...

Metal Buckets
Materials needed: Small metal bucket, stickers, and markers. Decorate the bucket with stickers and markers. Practice making letters different ways and let the boys add their name or a phrase ...

Mexican Fish Yarn Painting
• Cardboard • Pencils, crayons or markers • Yarn or embroidery floss of various colors, cut in 6” lengths • White craft glue Draw a circle in the middle of ...

Mini Music Makers
You need: Two Empty Film Canisters Two Craft Sticks Colored Vinyl Tape Black Marker or Paint Rice, Beans, or Beads Scissors Instructions: Paint the craft sticks black. Decorate the sticks ...

Mousetrap Catapult Plans
There are several catapult plans on the Internet, for Webelos Engineer #9 requirement. Here’s one using a mousetrap that I made twice with each of my Webelos dens, that I want to ...

My Pretty Pinwheels
You will need: a sharpened pencil scissors white construction paper a paper fastener a plastic drinking straw crayons, colored pencils or markers How to make a pinwheel: 1. Print the pinwheel pattern. Teachers can reproduce this ...

Neckerchief Slides
Materials Needed: ¾” PVC pipe (cut in to ¼” length pieces), or plastic rings, hot glue. Find an object, such as small plastic toys, dinosaurs, farm animals, insects, or balls ...

Olympic Torch Flames
To celebrate the openong of their Olympic Games have your scouts make “torches” bywrapping cardboard tubes with aluminum foil or paint them gold. Help them put strips ofyellow and orange ...

Origami Dinosaur Craft
Anyone can fold simple origami, which is the Japanese art of paper folding. The dinosaur looks like it takes special skills to make – only you will know how easy ...

Painted Rock Animals
Materials Needed: Smooth flat rocks about the size of a business card, acrylic paints, a sealer (spray or brush on). Draw the design on with light pencil then outline in ...

Paper bag Dragon
You will need: Large brown paper bag, scissors, tissue paper, craft glue, poster paint (or crayons, or markers), paint brush, newspaper. 1. Cover the table with newspaper. Cut the bag ...

Paper Bag Kite
For the kite, use a brown paper grocery bag with rectangular bottom. Cut a piece of cardboard the same size as the bottom. Cut an oval shape in the center ...

Paper Bag Pinata
Materials: • Paper grocery bags • Stapler • Scissors • Tissue paper wrapping paper • Glue sticks or white glue • Thin string or yarn • Candy and/or small toys ...

Paper Dove Craft
You won’t mind this flying critter invading your picnic. Made from paper plates and plastic spoons. What you’ll need: •Paper Plate •Scissors •Tape •Two Plastic spoons •Pebble •Rubber band •Markers ...

Paper Frog Puppet
This is a prince among frogs.What you’ll need: •Dessert Paper Plate •Green Paint •Utility knife •Scissors •Tape •Construction Paper, green, red, white and black 1. Completely paint the paper plate ...

Paper Mask Puppet
Materials needed: Paper plates, crayons, markers or paints, string, scissors stapler. Decorate the backside of the plate to look like an animal or creature. Poke two small holes on the ...

Paper Turkey
Objectives: Making a simple turkey decoration using items from around the house and yard. What You Need: A small wooden ball A small clay pot A few fall color leaves (or feathers) A few sheets ...

PaperMache Treasure
Materials needed: Newspaper, flour, water, shallow bowl, balloon small object. Using a 9” or 12” balloon stretch the balloon around the small object. Blow the balloon up part way and ...

Pencil Holder
Materials needed: Soup can or plastic juice container, masking tape, shoe polish. Wash out and dry the can or container. If using a metal can bend down any sharp edges ...

Pencil Holder
Using a clean soup can, wrap paper around the can and have the Cub Scouts decorate the can. You could attach arms and a head if you would like. ...

Penguin Pins
You'll need: Ice cream stick or craft stick black, white and orange acrylic paint 3/8" red felt tiny white pompon tacky glue; glue gun sunflower seed in shell paintbrush 1"-long ...

Penguins and Polar Bears
1-10 small wooden game pieces or bowling pin shapes (Look for shapes at craft stores or thrift stores from old games.) • Black paint • White paint • Orange Paint ...

Pet Rock Dinosaurs
You’ll need: Smooth stones or rocks Tempera Paint White Glue Brushes Directions: Wash and dry stones. For a paint that will adhere to stones, mix paint with glue, using approximately ...

Photo Ornament
Materials: Four photos of family members 4 inches red ribbon Thumbtack Glue Foam cube Directions: 1. Cut the photos to the size of one side of the cube. 2. Glue ...

Picture Ornaments
Materials Needed: Foam sheets, clay, juice or plastic lids, paper, paints, ribbon, clay ingredients (listed below).For the juice or plastic lids cut out two pieces of paper. One is for ...

Pipe Cleaners Give Thanks Art
What you'll need:   Wire cutters 1 red bumpy pipe cleaner (chenille stem) 1 orange bumpy pipe cleaner 1 brown bumpy pipe cleaner 1 yellow bumpy pipe cleaner 2 tan pipe cleaners (bumpy would look cute) Glue 2 ...

Pirate Head Neckerchief Slide
Materials: • ½ English walnut shell • Approximately 5” black telephone wire • Small amount of plaster • Approximately 2 ½” x 5 ¼” piece material • A small pop-top ...

Placemats
8x11 construction Paper scissors glue ruler Fold one piece of construction paper in half, lenghthwise. Use the pencil and ruler to draw lines every 1 inch along folded edge. Cut ...

Plastic Bag Parachute
You will need: a plastic grocery bag, scissors, a ruler and a pencil, yarn, a clothespin pal/small plastic toy (or even a small rock or other similar weight will suffice). ...

Pocket Art
WHAT YOU WILL NEED: Pre-washed cotton T-shirt with a pocket Acrylic paint Paint brushes Cardboard cut to fit in-between front and back of shirt Cardboard cut to fit inside pocket ...

Pocket Buddies
Keep these little guys in your pocket. Every time you feel them it will remind you to Do a Good Turn Daily and to Do Your Best! WHAT YOU WILL ...

Pocket Shrink Art
In the grocery store are many hard plastic containers. Most of them have a symbol in what type of plastic they are. (This symbol is found usually on the bottom ...

Pocket Pocket
Materials needed: Pocket from a pair of old pants or scrap material, small objects. Cut out a pocket from an old pair of pants. Be sure to include the back ...

PomPom Bears
2-6 mm Wiggle Eyes, 1-2” brown pom-pom for head, 4-1½ “ brown pom-poms for legs, 3-1” brown pom-poms for ears and tail, 2-½ “ brown pom-poms for mouth, 1-5mm ...

Pressed Placemat
A Fall placemat filled with beautiful Fall leaves. What you'll need: 2 Sheets of clear Contact paper, place mat size Scissors Leaves Waxed paper Large book, Dictionary, or Encyclopedia How to make it: 1. Gather some ...

Pressing Leaves and Flowers
You will need: fresh leaves and flowers, an old phone book, or newspaper and a catalog, scrap paper, heavy books. 1. Pick or cut the flowers and leaves to press. ...

Pufferfish Pinata
Supplies: • Newspaper Spoon • Large balloon Paint • Plastic bowl Paintbrush • White craft glue Pin • Water Candy/Toys • Small drill Blindfold • Wire or string Broom/stick Note: ...

PVC Bow and Arrow
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:½ inch PVC Pipe Hack Saw Measuring Tape Permanent Sharpie Pen Colored Electrical Tape Utility Knife Scissors Nylon String 2 Small Beads (They need to fit inside ...

Recipe Holder
Materials Needed: Small precut wood shape, mini clothespin, 2 wood pieces (1 for the base and 1 for the riser), glue, finish nails and hammer. Sand all the pieces of ...

Rocks Shells and Fossil Prints
Mix: 1/2 cup cornstarch 1/2 cup salt 3/4 cup flour Add: warm water to make into a dough ball The dough can be rolled, formed or used to press shells, ...

Salt Box Clown
Cover salt box with construction paper using glue or tape. Cut hole in top large enough for neck of light bulb. Glue in place. Paint (enamel) face on. Glue or ...

Salt Dough Candle Holders
You will need: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1-cup salt, Mixing bowl and wooden spoon 1-cup water, Rolling pin and blunt knife Tracing paper and pencil, Scrap poster board Baking sheet ...

Salt Dough Medals
Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup salt 1 cup water Preheat Oven to 325° Put the floor and salt into a mixing bowl and mix with a wooden spoon. ...

Sand Paper Art
This is a very simple, but very effective way to make a drawing that looks like it came right off the walls of an Egyptian tomb.Materials: • Piece of coarse ...

Sawdust Skeeter Scat
A household funnel forms an effective mold for this skeeter scat. The funnel is filled with sawdust that has been previously mixed with sobo or similar glue. Thin lubricating oil ...

Seasonal Gift
(for a Parent/Teacher, etc.) Materials: Oval wood piece Pens Glue Tulip paint Pipe Cleaner or Ribbon Directions: 1. Paint the wood piece white. 2. Write "TIS THE SEASON" on the top. ...

Serving Dish
Materials Needed: Small fancy plate, candlestick, hot glue. Go to a second hand store or dollar store and purchase a fancy or holiday plate and candlestick. Families may also have ...

SitUpon
Summertime cushion for picnics or backyard fun! This is a GREAT project. Materials: 12 double pages of newspaper Preparations: Start at one side of double page, make a 2 %” ...

Smiley Catterpillar
Here’s a smiley, slinky critter you can make from clay and wire. What you’ll need: Purple, green, white and black clay 22 gauge, permanent-colored copper wire Toothpicks 1. Roll 6 ...

Snow Globes
Materials Needed: Small jar with screw lid, white glitter flakes, waterproof glue, small holiday object(s), water. Clean out the jar. A baby food jar is a good size. Glue the ...

Soda Bottle Bird Feeder
Materials: • 1 piece 1” X %” X 6” pine strip • 1 piece 1” X 2” X 6” pine perch support Hardware and miscellaneous: • 1 plastic soda bottle ...

Stinky Skunk
All you need is clay to create this cute little skunk. What you’ll need: White and black clay Toothpicks 1. Roll and shape the clay parts. 2. Press the tail ...

Stone Magnets
Materials needed: Clear pebbles (vase fillers) about the size of a quarter, circle magnet, picture,sticker, or saying, and hot glue. Trace around the pebble. Cut the picture inside the tracing ...

Stuffed Turkey
Scissors Pencil Crayons or markers Facial tissue. Color the turkey any colors you like. Wild turkeys have feathers in shades of brown, but I like to add a few orange ...

Sugar Cube Pyramid
Kids can try their hand at Egyptian-style construction by turning a pile of sugar cubes into a model pyramid. Supplies: • 1 egg white • Pinch of cream of tartar ...

Thanksgiving Hand Wreath
Materials: Construction paper or felt in fall colors Poster board Scissors Glue Brown buttons or nuts Ribbon Instructions: Trace your hands or your child's hands on the colored paper. Cut out several hands in ...

Thanksgiving Roots
4 paperwhite narcissus bulbs 6" ceramic pot (There should be no hole in the bottom because the bulbs will grow in a bed of pebbles and water.) Pebbles - to ...

Thanksgiving Tablecloth
Materials: White tablecloth Fabric paint in autumn colors Paintbrush Instructions: Use the paint to create Thanksgiving designs on the tablecloth. Try dipping a corncob, leaves or feathers into the paint to form prints ...

Thanksgiving Wreath
YOU WILL NEED: A grapevine wreath (available at craft stores) Real or artificial fall leaves Acorns Berries Wide ribbon Craft glue Puffy paint HERE'S HOW: Wrap the ribbon around the wreath as shown, and knot in place. ...

The Friendship Star
This is similar to a snowflake, but more fun because you can color it. You will need a 8x4 square piece of light to medium weight white paper, a pencil, ...

The LookAround Clown
Materials: Plastic drinking cup (colored), plastic foam ball, ice cream stick, felt, rickrack, chenille sticks, glue and scissors. 1. Dip an ice cream stick in glue and push it into ...

Tin Lantern
Materials: Empty tin can (coffee can size is best, but any size will work) Wire coat hanger, other wire or heavy twine Candle (at least 1” shorter than the can) ...

Tissue Paper Ghosts
Materials needed: Facial tissues, candy suckers, black pen, rubber band or string. Use 1 or 2 tissues per sucker. Place the sucker in the center of the tissues. Cover the ...

Toilet Paper Roll Ornaments
Materials Needed: Empty toilet paper rolls, lace, ribbon, batting, fiberfill. Stuff fiberfill into the toilet paper roll to keep the roll from collapsing. Wrap a thin layer of batting around ...

Tool Tote
Materials needed: Large plastic bottle, felt or fun foam, yarn or lacing, and scissors. Cut the top and part of the side of the bottle with the scissors. Make sure ...

Turkey Napkin Holder
9" Lightweight paper plate Poster paint (red, yellow, golden orange, brown) small paint brush scrap red or orange construction paper scissors marker tape Along the edge of the plate, paint ...

Uncooked Dough
This dough is fast and easy to make because it doesn’t need to be cooked. It is best to use this dough for making stuff you want to harden and ...

Walnut Racers
Materials needed: Walnut shells, marbles, markers, wiggle eyes, felt, yarn glue. Pry the walnut shells apart carefully. Clean the walnut meat out. Smooth out the surface of the inside of ...

Washcloth Bunnies
Materials Needed: 1 washcloth, rubber band or pipe cleaner, wiggle eyes, 2 small pompoms (1 for the nose and 1 for the tail), foam strip for the whiskers, glue. Fold ...

You Are My Hero Buttons
We all have many people in our lives that we admire, dad, mom, teacher, Scout leader etc. This month would be the perfect time to let that person know how ...



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