Wednesday, 30 December 2015

Preparing the A4 Cat Calendar for 2016


Our new term opens at Mencap next week and at Art and Crafts we are starting 2016 with an A4 Cat Calendar...

Spent the morning cutting out all my cats - ready for the group to make an A4 Cat Collage for their calendars  - will show you how they look next week...!

Have a very Happy New Year and Keep Crafting....!!

Tuesday, 22 December 2015

Merry Christmas!


Thanks for visiting my Blog...hope you find it helpful...

Here's wishing you all a fantastic 2016 - keep crafting....!!

Friday, 4 December 2015

Christmas Bunting - Printable Templates!


A simple string of Christmas Bunting - can be made out of felt, as above, but will also be just as effective cut out of card. Mine has just five shapes, but you can make the String of Christmas bunting as long as you wish, using a mixture of the shapes or just choose one or two of them...

You will need...

Felt sheets or Card

Buttons and other embellishments

Tacky Glue

String, ribbon or tape and small craft pegs

To make...

Print your Template of Christmas Shapes

Cut out the shapes - in felt or card

Decorate with embellishments / buttons, using fabric or tacky glue and leave to dry

Peg the shapes onto your string and hang them up...

Enjoy this exciting time of the year - have fun preparing for the Festive Season...!!