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Does anyone know of any fun crafts to do at home?

My kids are 3 and almost 2 and I want to do a family night on my dh day off. Are there any fun crafts or activities we can do that are age appropiate for my kids? Also maybe something that doesn't really have to cost a lot of money. More home made than store bought.

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tnvplus2

Asked by tnvplus2 at 6:43 PM on Mar. 23, 2011 in Hobbies & Crafts

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  • Take an old t-shirt and cover it in hand prints with fabric paint... you get to recycle a stained shirt into something they can play in, and have fun doing it for about $2.
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 6:47 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • You can also get $1 picture frames and cheap acrylic paint and start working on gifts for Christmas and then put pictures in them later.

    The picture frames and paint you can get at Micheal's and the Craft Smart paint is 59 cents a bottle.
    coala

    Answer by coala at 6:51 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • EDIBLE PEANUT BUTTER PLAYDOUGH
    1 c. powdered milk
    1 c. peanut butter
    1/2 c. honey
    Raisins (optional)
    Nuts (optional)
    Mix and shape. Use raisins and nuts for decoration.

    this isn't all that bad either lol....there are a lot more recipes on cooks.com
    kitchenwitch78

    Answer by kitchenwitch78 at 6:51 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • You can also get beads that are on sale from craft stores and some elastic for jewelry making and make bracelets or have them paint or draw pictures and use the beads to glue onto their pictures to make them cute.
    mlgrob57

    Answer by mlgrob57 at 11:47 AM on Mar. 29, 2011

  • We have made candles. Kids have a blast. Depending on age.
    Baby4us09

    Answer by Baby4us09 at 12:33 PM on Apr. 3, 2011

  • Go to a few yard sales and thrift stores with your kids.You can craft things from them super cheap,and other things too.save those crafts for a rainy day,or any day.
    karrey

    Answer by karrey at 8:55 AM on May. 11, 2011

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