Staycation Crafts for Kids: Project Tutorials

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2018 Staycation Crafts for Kids Tutorials

Staycation Crafts for Kids are over for Summer 2018, but you can craft our fun projects with your kiddos anytime using these tutorials. We’re already thinking about next year’s projects and welcome any suggestions you may have. Jot your ideas in the Message button below – thanks!

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Staycation Crafts for Kids "My Dad Is" BoxJune 14 – “My Dad Is ____” Box

Paint a set of magnets for dad that describe why he’s special to you and design a special gift box to hold them.



Staycation Crafts for Kids Block Print T-ShirtJune 21 – Block Print T-Shirt

Design a one of a kind patriotic t-shirt with a block print stamp created by YOU. You’ll be all set for your 4th of July Festivities.



Staycation Crafts for Kids Envelope Smash AlbumJune 28 – Envelope Smash Album

Create a mini album to collect the memories of your summer. You’ll mix and match fun materials to help tell YOUR story!



Staycation Crafts for Kids Yarn Wall HangingJuly 5 – Yarn Wall Hanging

Explore color and texture while crafting a cool decoration for your room.



Staycation Crafts for Kids Christmas Ornament TrioJuly 12 – Christmas Ornament Trio

It’s Christmas in July! Create 3 ornaments to decorate your tree – or share them with someone special.



Staycation Crafts for Kids Twinkle LightsJuly 19 – Twinkle Lights

Transform plastic cups into a twinkling strand of lights using decorative papers and your own creativity. Display your one of a kind project in your room – makes a great nightlight!



Staycation Crafts for Kids Pompom Catapult GameJuly 26 – PomPom Catapult Game

Assemble a bunch of “found items” and decorate with duct tape as you create a fun game for a rainy day. You can play by yourself or challenge a friend!



Staycation Crafts for Kids Summer RocksAugust 2 – Summer Rocks!

Display your favorite summer photo with this project. Paint a rock for you and while it dries, paint another to bring someone else a smile!



Staycation Crafts for Kids Diamond DotzAugust 9 – Diamond Dotz

Try out this new craft which combines elements of paint by number, cross stitch and shimmery fun. Choose a design and finish it off with a DIY frame.



Staycation Crafts for Kids Monogram Note BoardAugust 16 – Monogram Note Board

Experiment with colors and lines as you customize a bulletin board with your very own monogram.

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August 23: Free Surprise Anniversary Week Craft

Summer is coming to an end, but we have one more surprise project for! There’s no charge to attend, but please remember to use our online registration to reserve your spot.