Bottle Cap St. Patrick’s Day Crafts Ideas

Bottle caps are plentiful, and many people throw them away without batting an eye, but there are many fun crafts you can do with bottle caps. This article will provide you with detailed instruction on several St, Patrick’s Day bottle cap crafts for kids.

Shamrock Pin

Shamrocks are the perfect symbol of St. Patrick’s Day, and you can make a lovely shamrock pin using bottle caps with your kids. For this craft you will need green paint, 3 bottle caps, glue(we recommend), a safety pin, scissors, a pencil, and green foam.

Start this craft by helping kids paint the bottle caps green; while the paint is drying trace a shamrock shape onto the foam, and help kids cut the shape out. Next glue the bottle caps to the leaves of the shamrock, and allow them to dry. When the bottle caps have dried you can glue the safety pin to the back of the foam, and you St.… Read More

Make Your Own Candle Holders – ideas for valentines crafts

Valentine’s Day is certainly one of the most romantic days of the year. Although there are some who dread the day, there are millions who look forward to this Valentine’s Day every year. Since Valentine’s Day is all about love and romance, candles are usually incorporated into the Valentine decor. A great way to customize your candles for Valentine’s Day is to use a glass votive and decorate in a Valentine’s Day theme yourself. It is actually very simple to do, it’s also a fun DIY project to do in your spare time. For this craft project you won’t need too many tools, the most important thing is the bench vise to hold your work in. The other materials needed are listed below.

Materials

  • glass votive
  • acrylic paint (red, white, and pink)
  • paintbrush
  • candle for the votive
  • stickers (optional)
  • tissue paper
  • white glue
  • pencil
  • scissors

Instructions

1. The first step to creating your own Valentine’s Day candle is figuring out what you want to paint on it.… Read More

Ideas for Creating Flower Crafts

Flowers are truly relaxing and enjoyable to work with. If you want to practice your hand with crafts, flowers can be a good starting point. Flowers are beautiful and simple, so creating arts and crafts with them shouldn’t be so complicated. Flower crafts are also fulfilling because you can see your creation around your home and as part of special events.
If you want flowers to be a part of your life, and not just products of your garden, here are some flower crafts that are easy and fun to do. Some crafts that you can do when using real flowers are flower pots, pressed flower candles, and flower baskets.

flower pots crafting

For flower pots

Flower pot crafts for kids are great project you can do with all your family. You can use old flower pots and use freshly pressed flowers placed with craft glue and place them on the sides of the old flower pot.… Read More