Cardboard Halloween Treat Bags

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Hi everybody, I am hope that everybody is ok and ready for the weekend.

I found this Halloween treat bags idea here: Easy Halloween Candy Holders.. and we decided to make some, it is simple and very cheap.

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You need some cardboard tube, I used paper towel cardboard tube, acrylic paint, and scissors.

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Cut the edges of the cardboard tube and bend it the way you see in the pictures. You can now paint it, decorate it and let it dry.

Now you can fill them with treats !!

Felt Fabric Weaving

Hi everyone. It’s Monday, I wish to everybody a very good week !!

We have some felt scraps, so we decided to do something with them.

We did some felt weaving — fun and easy especially with the small ones.

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Just fold a square piece of felt in half and cut making five lines in the middle.

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Cut some straight strips of felt 2cm large, and now you can start weaving.

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Autumn Leaves Wax Crayon Rubbing

Hi everyone. I am hoping that everybody is having a good week !!

Today I have this very popular Autumn project. The project is to go outside collect some leaves, bring them home and do some leaf rubbing using crayons.
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For this project you will need some leaves, crayons, scissors, white tissue paper and tape.

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Put the white tissue paper on top of your leaf, for the tissue paper to not move put a piece of tape in both sides of the tissue paper. Now you can start to rub with your crayon.

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Now you cut out the shape of the leaf out of the tissue paper .

Done!

Fall / Autumn Tissue Paper Window Display Mosaic

Hi everybody. How has your weekend been ? Mine has been OK, relaxing with my family.

Today we have this simple craft idea. It is to make a window display using the season theme for fall.

We have seen lots of these window display crafts on others sites, so we decided to make our own. You need to use safe scissors,  because there is a lot of paper cutting. I think the best thing to do is to have an adult make the display and then let the children decorate it with the tissue paper cuttings. This depends on the age of the children that are doing this window display craft.

You have to gather some black construction paper, scissors, tissue paper, and clear contact film / paper.

We used lettering templates for this fall / autumn display craft but you can use any another shape like leaves shapes, autumn fruit shapes (pumpkins) or any other shape that you like.

You have to cut the outline shape out from your black construction paper. Attach the black paper you just cut out onto a sheet of the clear contact film. Now you can cut out the excess of the contact film / paper leaving the part in the middle of your template. Finally attach the tissue paper as if they were pieces of a mosaic choosing colors of your choice.

Happy Autumn !!

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