Amazon.co.uk Widgets  

Textile and Craft Projects for Families

Spears Loom
How to weave a small tapestry on a Spears childs loom.

Felt Necklace
How to make a felted necklace.

Felted Eggs
How to make felted Easter eggs.

Cardboard Box Loom Project
You don’t need expensive equipment to weave. A flat piece of cardboard or a cardboard box can easily turn into a loom that you can weave mug rugs, placemats or intricate tapestries on.

Coiled Wool Baskets
An easy basket to make from Fantti wool yarn using a coiled basket technique.

Fairy Tales
Fairy tales often feature weavers and spinners who possess powers of wisdom and ingenuity.

felted elf

Felted Placemat
Your kids will have fun making their own felt placemat. Here’s how.

Felting
Patterns, instructions, and other ideas for making your own felt projects.

Hand Spindles
Even the younger ones can learn to spin yarn using a drop spindle.

Kool-Aid Colours
Kool-Aid dyeing is an interesting way to add colour to yarn.

Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs
Have fun making dyes using foods found in your kitchen.

Papermaking
Instructions and projects for making your own handmade paper.

Paper Wall Hanging
Don’t throw out your gift wrap. Save it for weaving a wall hanging or a placemat.

Pop Goes the Weasel
What is this song about? Is it a spinning song?

Small Looms
Here is a collection of articles and places to find small looms for weaving with beads, making belts and other small items.

Trivia: Mad as a Hatter
What does “Mad as a Hatter” mean?

Weaving and Spinning Stories
Links to tales, poetry and stories about weaving and spinning.

Weaving Demonstration
I had the privilege to give a weaving demonstration to some children and let them try their hand at weaving at Mudchute Farm in central London.

Craft Books

[amazon_search design=”2″ width=”256″ market_place=”” color_theme=”Default” default_search_term=”crafts” search_index=”Books” columns=”1″ rows=”3″ outer_background_color=”#000000″ inner_background_color=”” background_color=”” border_color=”” header_text_color=”#FFFFFF” linked_text_color=”” body_text_color=”” shuffle_products=”True” show_image=”True” show_price=”True” show_rating=”True” rounded_corners=”False”/]

EBay Watch – Craft Kits

 

Dimensions Gold Collection Candy Cane Santa Stocking Counted Cross - 324376

Dimensions Gold Collection Candy Cane Santa Stocking Counted Cross - 324376
Current price:
$24.73
Ends in:
0d 0h 29m
Dimensions Gold Collection Candy Cane Santa Stocking Counted Cross - 324376
Seller: eBay

Dimensions Glory of Autumn Counted Cross Stitch Kit - 355998

Dimensions Glory of Autumn Counted Cross Stitch Kit - 355998
Current price:
$17.28
Ends in:
0d 0h 30m
Dimensions Glory of Autumn Counted Cross Stitch Kit - 355998
Seller: eBay

Dimensions Koi Pond Mini Needlepoint Kit - 299057

Dimensions Koi Pond Mini Needlepoint Kit - 299057
Current price:
$7.15
Ends in:
0d 0h 30m
Dimensions Koi Pond Mini Needlepoint Kit - 299057
Seller: eBay

Dimensions Cheaper Than A Shrink Mini Stamped Cross Stitch Kit - 278486

Dimensions Cheaper Than A Shrink Mini Stamped Cross Stitch Kit - 278486
Current price:
$7.15
Ends in:
0d 0h 30m
Dimensions Cheaper Than A Shrink Mini Stamped Cross Stitch Kit - 278486
Seller: eBay
 

Family Fun Crafts

Comments are closed.

This page last edited on July 6, 2013

by

Creative Commons License
All Fiber Arts by Paivi Suomi is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
Share

Facebook

Join our new Facebook Group
AllFiberArts Facebook Group
  • Kumihimo with Cords (Key West, FL)
    Textile artist Margo Ellis teaches how to make attractive and unique corded bracelets using a Kumihimo loom. Students learn a simple weaving technique, using a round loom and satin cord, which can be done...
  • Japanese Tie-Dye: The Art of Shibori (Bulverde, TX)
    Sign up for a morning and/or afternoon session to use our dyes, clamps, ties and blocks to create gorgeous patterns on cotton fabric. Textile artist Laura Dehart will be on hand to give guidance on ways...
  • Crafty Kids with Judi Bradford (Key West, FL)
    Bring your kids by The Studios for a fun morning making ornaments and gifts – and learning a new useful skill! Class ends at noon, so there’ll still be plenty of time to bake cookies and wrap gifts. All...
  • Race Day Hat Making with Judi Bradford (Key West, FL)
    Join Studio Artist and Milliner Judi Bradford on the first day of the Kentucky Derby to create straw broad brims and fascinators. Bring your favorite silk flower or fabrics for ornamentation or invent...

Itunes Apps