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Ice Cream From Snow
Learn how you can make your own ice cream out of snow.
Download and Print Dr. Seuss Activities
Check out this long list of worksheets and coloring pages you can print out and enjoy.
Celebrate Dr Seuss Birthday in March
Find fun ways to celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday in March.
How to Make Paper Mache Paste
This no-cook paper mache paste recipe is a good one to make with kids because it is easy to make and does not require heat.
100 Homemade Holiday Gift Ideas
Check out these instructions and learn how to make 100 easy gifts for a holiday, birthday, or any occasion. Using these ideas, you can give everyone you know a homemade gift this year.
Learn How to Make Paper Mache Paste
Follow these instructions and learn how to make a variety of paper mache pastes and pulps and also how to paper mache.
Try This Free, Fun and Printable Dr. Seuss...
Download and print out this free Dr. Seuss book trivia game.
Learn How To Paper Mache
You can easily learn how to make paper mache with these instructions. You will find some great paste recipes, step-by-step directions, project ideas, and many helpful hints.
How to Plan a Dr. Seuss-Themed Baby Shower
Find directions for making a variety of baby shower supplies and games all with a Dr. Seuss theme.
Free Printable Dr. Seuss Bingo Cards for Any...
Download, make, and enjoy playing this fun bingo game related to Dr. Seuss.
Step-by-Step Paper Mache Directions
Follow these simple steps and create wonderful paper mache masterpieces!
Cowboy Hat
Print out and color or decorate this cowboy hat for your paper doll. Page 2.
Printable Paper Doll Body
Print out and color or decorate this paper doll body cutout. A personalized paper doll is sure to make any kid happy.
Free Printable Calendars
Use these free, printable calendar templates and you can make your own calendars for this year and many others. You can also find creative ways to decorate those calendars.
Learn How to Make Your Own Pinata
You will be surprised to learn how easy it is to make a pinata using items you probably already have around your house.
How to Press and Dry Your Flowers
Learn how to save your colorful flowers by drying or pressing them. Great for crafts, decorations, and gifts!
Fleece Tied Blanket
Find out how to make a nice, no-sew blanket using two pieces of fleece.
Printable Paper Dolls
You can download, print out, and color all of these paper dolls and then have some fun coloring them in and cutting them out.
Activities and Crafts Featuring Doctor Seuss...
If you are looking for a creative way to celebrate Dr. Seuss, choose one or more of these related crafts and activities to try.
Learn How to Decoupage
You can learn how to decoupage. Here are basic decoupage techniques, supply lists, and easy projects you can do.
50 Cute Craft Ideas Girls will Love
If you are looking for some craft projects girls will enjoy, check out this list.
How to Make Your Own Cat-in-the-Hat Hat
Create a wearable, paper hat you can wear to look like Dr. Seuss' Cat-in-The-Hat.
Make this Fun Leprechaun Craft With Your Kids
Use the suggestions and tips here to build your own leprechaun trap and then share a picture of your design to be published here.
Print This Free Rainbow Coloring Page
Print out and color this picture of a Rainbow.
How to Make Your Own Paint For Crafts
Learn how you can make your own paint for your next painting project.
Print This Free Four Leaf Clover Coloring Page
Print out this free four leaf clover template and use it as a pattern or a coloring page.
How to Make a Paper Mache Mask
This craft tutorial teaches you how to make a paper mache mask using your own face as a mold.
15 Crafts Kids Can Do in 10-Minutes
If you are looking for a fast and easy craft for kids, browse through this collection of projects.
30+ Crafts Your Teen is Gonna Love!
Some teens may claim they don't like crafting, but I bet some of these projects will motive them to get creative.
A Cute and Quirky Flower Pot DIY for Your Garden
Follow these instructions and find out how to make a flower pot man for your garden.
How to Make a Dr. Seuss Fish Bowl Party Favor
Discover how easy it is to make these little fish bowls to use as a party favor.
How to Make a Paper Mache Volcano
Find out how you can create your own erupting volcano using paper mache techniques.
How to Make Paper Mache Base Forms and Molds
You can use many items you have laying around your house for paper mache. Check out this list and start creating!
How to Make a Paper Mache Pinata
Instructions for making a pinata using paper mache' techniques.
Easy Fundraiser and Bazaar Crafts
If you are looking for ideas for crafts to make to sell at fundraisers and bazaars, check out all of these easy projects.
9 Steps to Making a Baby Shower Diaper Cake
To make a diaper cake, you need to roll several diapers! Page 4.
Printable Birthday Party Invitations
Browse through this collection of free birthday party invitations that you can download and print out.
How to Make Stepping Stones For Your Garden
Follow these instructions and learn how to make step stones. Here are basic techniques, a supply list, and even great pictures to help you make your own personalized garden stepping stones.
Horton Hears a Who Flower Craft
Learn how you can make this simple clover craft that was inspired by Horton Hears a Who.
50 Fun Craft Ideas Boys Will Love
This is the perfect place to start looking for craft projects that are especially appealing to boys.
9 Step-by-Step Instructions to Basic Tie-Dye
Learn how to tie-dye! Here are basic tie-dye techniques, supply lists, and easy projects you can do.
Mosaic Goldfish Craft
Learn how you can make a cute goldfish using squares of orange tissue paper.
Tons of Free Crafts for Elementary School-Aged...
Browse through this collection of craft projects selected especially for school-aged children.
11 Fun Craft Activities for St. Patrick's Day
Find many fun crafts, games, recipes, and other activities to help you celebrate Saint Patrick's Day.
Leprechaun Trap Photos
Be inspired to make your own leprechaun trap by browse through these pictures submitted by visitors just like you.
Baseball Cap
Print out and color or decorate this baseball cap for your paper doll. Page 3.
Make Your Own Bean Bag with This Easy Guide
Follow these instructions to learn how to make bean bags. This is a great, simple sewing project!
How to Make Garden Stepping Stones in 9 Simple...
Follow these step-by-step directions and learn how to make your own garden stepping stones.
Leaf-Shaped Garden Stepping Stone
See a picture of a home-made garden stepping stone made by Carol Jones. The mold for these leaf-shaped stones were actual Hosta and Rhubarb leaves. Page 86.
Make Your Own Coloring Book with These Free,...
Find out where you can get the best; free coloring book pages; and, also, tips for printing and making your own coloring books.
What Exactly Is Paper Mache Paste, and What Is...
Definition of the crafting term 'Paper Mache Paste' - a liquid adhesive usually made using flour and water...
How to Make a Cat in the Hat Story Sack
Learn how you can make a story sack for the book The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss.
Try This Easy Paper Mache Pulp Recipe
Use this recipe to make a pulp mixture to make fine details on paper mache projects.
Printable Saint Patrick's Day Bingo Cards
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day by making and playing this fun bingo game.
Fun Crafts Toddlers and Preschoolers Will Love
If you are looking for craft projects that work well for toddlers and preschoolers, check out all of these tutorials.
8 Terrorificly Fun Dinosaur Crafts
Kids love dinosaurs! There are so many things you can do with dinosaurs. You can craft them, use them as a theme for a birthday party, or use them for play time.
Make This Easy Bakeable Clay Recipe
Instructions for making clay using flour, salt, and water.
How to Make a Cat-In-The-Hat Corsage
Learn how you can make a fun Cat-In-The-Hat corsage to use at a Dr. Seuss themed party.
Make Your Own Paper Lantern with This Easy...
This paper lantern is easy to make and can be embellished to match any decor or to suit any occassion.
Craft Idea: Turn CDs into Cute Animals
Find out how to make a variety of animals, bugs, and even birds using unwanted CDs and some basic craft supplies.
Printable Box Template
Here is a box for you to print and assemble! Makes a great gift box or even a block for kids.
Celebrate Special Days With These Calendars
Use this holiday calendar to find creative ideas to help you celebrate many usual and unusual holidays for every month of the year.
Sun Bonnet/Straw Hat
Print out and color or decorate this sun bonnet or straw hat for your paper doll. Page 4.
Make Any Collage in 4 Easy Steps
Learn how easy it is to make a collage and explore several inspirational collage projects you can create yourself.
Make Your Own Greeting Cards with This Free...
Print out this free template and design your own personalized greeting cards.
Make Your Own Pinata with This Step-by-Step...
These free directions will show you how to make a pinata using a paper bag.
Homemade Costume Ideas for Halloween
Find instructions for making a large selection of costumes. Some of these costume ideas are fast and simple, some are a little more complex, but all of them are unique and inspiring!
Large Leaf-Shaped Garden Stepping Stone
See a picture of a home-made garden stepping stone made by Carol Jones. This stone was made using a large rhubarb leaf as the mold. Page 87.
DIY: Coloring Rice Red
We're coloring rice red for a festive way to decorate for Valentine's Day! This red rice can be used and created with so many things to celebrate Valentines.
Flower Pictures to Color
Browse through this collection of coloring pages that offer a variety of beautiful flowers.
Make a Unique Ribbon Wreath with This...
Gather together all of the supplies you need to make this wreath. Page 2.
14 Steps to Creating Iris Fold Paper Crafts
Download one or all of these free iris folding templates.
Try This Cooked Paper Mache Paste Recipe for...
Learn how to make a paper mache recipe using to stove top.
Make a Cute Cat Ears Headband with This Simple...
Follow these directions and learn how to make a simple headband that looks like cat ears.
Print Your Own Envelope with This Free Template
Download and print out this free envelope template.
Cat-in-the-Hat Cookies Recipe
Follow these directions and discover how easy it is to make a Dr. Seuss treat using cookies, marshmallows, and a few other supplies.
Tweens Will Love These Fun Craft Projects
Browse through a collection of craft projects that may appeal to kids that are between 11 and 14 years old.
Mirror Chalkboard Craft
Follow these instructions and you can easily transform an old mirror, or even an old picture frame, into a functional chalkboard.
Printable Coupons Make a Special Gift for Loved...
Follow these instructions and use these printable templates to create fun coupon books you can give to everyone you know.
Light Bulb Cat-In-The-Hat Craft
Find out how to create a cute Cat-In-The-Hat craft using a light bulb and a few other supplies.
Cat-In-The-Hat Treat Recipe
Kids will enjoy making this simple snack that looks like the hat worn by Dr. Seuss' Cat-in-The-Hat!
Everything You Need to Know to Make Your Own...
Learn how to make garden stepping stones. Here is a list of supplies you will need to make your stepping stones.
Try This Recipe to Color Your Easter Eggs
Discover how easy it is to dye your Easter eggs using items you probably already have.
Rain Hat
Print out and color or decorate this rain hat for your paper doll. Page 5.
Use This (Free) Printable Star Pattern for...
Download and print out this star pattern you can use as a coloring page or a template.
Check Out These Fun Recycled Crafts
Find many free craft tutorials that will help you make crafts out of trash.
'Horton Hears a Who' Story Sack
Make a story sack for the book Horton Hears a Who by Dr. Seuss.
Saint Patrick's Day Crafts for Preschoolers
Check out all of these fun projects that are perfect for preschoolers and even toddlers.
Easy Crafts for Kindergarteners
If you are looking for a craft project to do with a 4 to 6 year old, browse through this list and choose a few to try.
Kids Will Love This Free, Printable Eye Mask...
Print out this simple mask and color or decorate it for any occassion.
Fun and Easy Gift Ideas: How to Make Your Own...
Follow this recipe and you can make your own colorful bath salts.
Mosaic Beloved Pet Garden Stepping Stone
See a picture of a home-made garden stepping stone made by Garla Johnson. It is a memorial for a special pet. Page 88.
Save Time and Money with These Creative...
If you are planning a birthday party, make this idea page your first stop.
Googly Eye Kids Craft Ideas
Googly eyes are such a fun material to use and create with! Since they come in several different sizes, there are many crafty possibilities using googly eyes!
Make Easter Baskets
Learn how you can easily make Easter baskets. Browse through this collection of Easter basket crafts and make an Easter basket or two!
How to Make Your Own 'Soft and Squishy' Puffy...
Kim Rife explains how to create your own 'soft and squishy' paint that is not only fun to paint with but looks cool once it dries.
Winter Stocking Cap
PD - Winter Stocking CapPrint out and color or decorate this winter stocking cap for your paper doll. Page 6.
Tons of Free Printable Bingo Cards for Any...
Download and print out bingo game cards that feature a variety of different themes and designs.
Make Your Own Chalkboard Paint with This Easy...
Follow this recipe and learn how to make your own chalkboard paint.
Pirate Hat Craft
Follow these instructions and learn how to make a fun and easy pirate hat.
Paper Mache Globe Craft
Find out how you can make a globe using paper mache techniques.
Hockey Player Survival Kit Gift
Create this fun gag gift for any hockey player or coach. A great way to start the season or a great end-of-the-season or Christmas gift.
Creative Homemade Gift Ideas for Everyone...
Find out how you can make fun and unique gifts for everyone on your list this year.
Make This Fun Shoe Box Guitar
Show your kids how they can transform an old shoe box and a paper towel roll into a fun guitar.
How to Make a Stress Ball
A simple how-to on making a stress ball out of a balloon. This squishable craft makes a fun gift! Difficulty: Average. Time Required: 20 minutes.
Finger Crochet for Kids
Learn to finger crochet with kids and make all sorts of fun projects with yarn. It's easy to learn and fun to create. Have fun with finger crochet!
What is Paper Mache Pulp?
Definition of the crafting term 'Paper Mache Pulp' - a thick mixture used for adding details and dimension to paper mache project...
Easy DIY Gift: Cookie Mix in a Jar
These cookie mixes in mason jars complete with recipes were big hits with everyone on our gift giving list!
Group Costume Ideas
Here are some fun group costume ideas for Halloween or any occasion. Most of these costume ideas can be used by anywhere from 1 to 10+ people.
How to Make a 'Boo-Boo' Bunny
Use these step-by-step directions to craft a bunny using a wash rag and a few other supplies.
11 Helpful Tips for Better Paper Mache Projects
Find many helpful tips you will want to read through before you start on a paper mache project.
Try This Cute Candy Flower Project
Follow these instructions and learn how to make a rose bud using two candy Kisses and a few other supplies.
21 Awesome Mother's Day Gifts You Can Make...
If you are looking for ideas for homemade gifts to make for a special lady for Mother's Day, check out all of these craft projects.
Your Kids Will Love These Printable Alphabet...
Print and color alphabet pictures, and use them to make a collage, coloring book, or other creative projects.
Picture Frame Craft Instructions
Learn how to decorate and design your own picture frames.
Stepping Stone Concrete Tips
If you are planning on making your own stepping stones, read through these tips before you go buy concrete.
Easy Easter Crafts and Activities
Find many fun Easter crafts, games, recipes, and other activities to help you celebrate Easter.
Headband
Print out and color or decorate this headband for your paper doll. Page 7.
Paper Mache Ideas
If you are looking for inspiration and instructions for making a paper mache project, check out all of these ideas complete with instructions.
Create a Strong, Durable Resin Paper Mache...
This paper mache paste dries to a very hard finish to make your finished projects more durable.
How to Make a Photo Collage
If you are looking for some inspiration for your collage craft, why not make a collage using photos.
Save Money with This Simple Homemade Bubble...
A simple how to on making your own bubble mixture.
Try This Free, Printable Butterfly Coloring Page
Print out this free butterfly template and use it as a pattern or a coloring page.
4 Tips for Watercoloring With Kids
You are set with all the steps for storage and management of watercoloring with little ones, here are 6 watercolor crafts you can do with kids!
50 Fun and Easy Winter Crafts Kids Will Love
Check out all of these fast and easy crafts and activities all related to winter.
Stepping Stone Pictures
Browse through this collection of photos featuring home-made garden stepping stones made by me and also visitors like you!
Earth Coloring Page
Print out this free Earth picture and use it as a pattern or a coloring page.
Earth Quote Garden Stepping Stone
See a picture of a home-made garden stepping stone made by Vanessa in MO. It features a picture, flattened marbles, and a cute quote about Earth. Page 89.
Print These Cute Animal Bingo Game Cards
Download and print out free bingo game cards that all have an animal theme.
Paper Mache Pictures
Check out all of these pictures of amazing paper mache crafts and submit your own photos.
Winter Boots
Print out and color or decorate these winter boots for your paper doll. Page 9.
How to Make Decorate Easter Eggs
Find fun activities related to coloring Easter eggs. Ideas for decorating and coloring Easter eggs, crafts, games, and more.
What is Paper Mache
Definition of the crafting term 'Paper Mache' - A crafting technique which uses pieces of paper...
Sandals
Print out and color or decorate these sandals for your paper doll. Page 8.
6 Dr. Seuss Grinch Crafts That You Will Love
Get Grinchy! Try these fun Christmas crafts and activities related to the Grinch.
Bunny Easter Basket Craft
Follow these instructions and you can make a a bunny shaped easter basket using a paper plate.
Make Greeting Card Boxes with This Step-by-Step...
Find out how you can easily create small boxes using old greeting cards. This is a great way to use up Christmas cards, birthday cards, and more.
March 2013 Calendar of Events
Find out what holidays and birthdays are celebrated in the month of March. Plus, find ideas for crafts, games, and other activities to help you celebrate.
How to Create a Story Sack
Learn how to create your own story sacks. Make a story sack for several different books and watch how they help to encourage your kids to read.
Sunday School Coloring Pages
Download and print out several pictures that would be perfect to e for Sunday school or any occasion.
Fleece Hat Pattern
This easy fleece hat can be made by kids or they make great gifts for your favorite kids.
Girl's Dress Shoes
Print out and color or decorate thhis pair of girl's dress shoes for your paper doll. Page 10.
How to Make Crafts Using Terra Cotta Pots
Find instructions to make a variety of crafts using terra cotta pots.
Molds for Stepping Stones
Check out this list of molds you can use to make stepping stones.
How to Make Your Own 3D Glasses
You can download this printable 3-d glasses template as either a JPEG file or a PDF file.
Sneakers/Tennis Shoes
Print out and color or decorate these shoes for your paper doll. Page 12.
Rain Boots
Print out and color or decorate these rain boots for your paper doll. Page 11.
How to Make a Clay Volcano
Follow these instructions and you can make an erupting volcano using clay and some simple household items.
First Aid Kit Necklace Craft
Instructions for making a tiny first aid kit necklace using an empty film container, shared by MARY269.
February 2013 Calendar of Events
Find out what holidays, special events, and birthdays are celebrated in the month of February. Plus, find ideas for crafts, games, and other activities to help you celebrate.

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