ART AND CRAFT

BALLOON PRINTING

Great fun and really effective results. YOU WILL NEED: A balloon: blow it really small and tie a knot to secure it Some liquide paint in several trays – small plates are good Paper or card Something to protect the table An apron for the child PROCESS: It is best Read more…

ART AND CRAFT

MEMORY BOX FRAMES

I have collected a few of my favourite childhood objects into these frames: You can add an interesting background paper or card. I made my background paper with recycled bits of papers in a food processor. I think that colour coordinating the objects makes the frames more pleasing to look Read more…

CHILDREN

USING A TIMER

GOOD REASONS FOR USING AT TIMER: It teaches the concept of time It helps with learning to operate a timer You child will learn to recognise digital numbers Timing play can be useful when you have a busy schedule It is fun to involve the child rather than hurry him/her Read more…