St. Patrick’s Day Crafts: How to Draw a Shamrock

St. Patrick's Day Crafts: How to Draw a Shamrock

Drawing tutorials like these are such fun and festive St. Patrick’s Day crafts for kids! This post brought to you by Kathy Barbro I’ve been teaching kids how to draw for over ten years now, and I love to see them get surprised at what they can do. Breaking things down into simple steps really […]

Sewing a Scrap Dress with Constance Talbot


Amazingly, this AllFreeSewing editor found herself with a free evening. No work, no chores, no obligations. Obviously, I b-lined it to my sewing machine. Before settling down, though, I glanced upon my copy of the famous Constance Talbot’s, The Complete Book of Sewing. Released in 1943 you would think this collection would now be outdated […]

Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids: Craft Stick Turkey Friends

Turkey Friends

Create kids’ Thanksgiving crafts to decorate your home! This post brought to you by Lady Lucas   These super cute decorations are the perfect touch for your Thanksgiving table spread, and kids will love making them! Materials: Large Popsicle sticks Brown and red acrylic paint Assorted feathers Craft glue Thin tipped Sharpie / black & […]

Make Your Own Luggage Tag for Your Holiday Travels


It’s that time of the year when families and friends start jetsetting around the globe to visit with loved ones for the holidays. The bustling airports and packed highways are filled with packed suitcases. If you want to ensure that you get your belongings at your end location or to make sure nothing gets lost, […]

No Carve Pumpkin Tutorial with Elmer’s


Halloween is a great time of the year to get your craft on. Whether you make your own costume, decorate your home, or carve your own pumpkin, there are so many ways that you can celebrate the holiday with your own handmade ideas. One of my favorite projects for Halloween involve no cutting or scooping […]

Halloween Crafts for Kids: Pom Pom Spookers


Halloween Crafts for Kids: Pom Pom Spookers This post brought to you by Lady Lucas   I make these adorable little critters every year around Halloween and they are loved by children of any age. You can use pom poms you make yourself with yarn, or make use of fluffy, store-bought ones! Place around the […]

Lovable, Easy Crafts: Miniature Heart Bunting


Miniature Heart Bunting This post brought to you by Lady Lucas   Cute little buntings are everywhere these days, and I have been wanting to make one that is both simple and small enough to add to my everyday decor. This little heart bunting fits the bill and is a great project for little ones as […]

Kids’ Summer Craft: No-Sew Nautical Puppets


Go Under the Sea with Summer Crafts for Kids! This post brought to you by Lady Lucas   These adorable felt finger puppets are the perfect afternoon craft for summer days. I’ve created a whale and jellyfish for you below, but you could continue the concept into almost any sea creature you can imagine, from […]

No Sew Accent Pillow Pattern with New Michaels Fabric


In celebration of the new pre-cut fabric line at Michaels Stores, we have a fun and simple new home decor project to share. This is a project you can easily whip up in just a few minutes. The new Michaels fabric comes pre-cut and this project uses just that pre-cut piece to create a simple project […]

ScrapKins Soaring Summer Craft for Kids


Fly & Soar! A Summer Recycled Art Project for Kids This post is brought to you by Brian Yanish, creative director/founder of ScrapKins It’s summer. You need activities. You want the kids out of the house enjoying “offline” time. How do you compete with iPads and video games during the summer? Make stuff that flies! […]