Trick or Treat Lollies: Four Halloween Candy ideas.

DianaCrafts, Halloween, Seasons

Trick or Treat Lollies Halloween (and especially trick or treat) is one of Abbis favourite times of the year.  As soon as the summer holidays are over, she starts planning her halloween crafts. Last year we made these trick or treat lollies in 4 different versions. Halloween is manic around us.  These took about half an hour to make, but were … Read More

DianaTrick or Treat Lollies: Four Halloween Candy ideas.

Halloween Candy Bags: DIY Painted Trick or Treat bags

DianaCrafts, Halloween, Seasons

Halloween Candy Bags

Halloween Candy Bags These cute halloween candy bags are really easy to make with cheap white paper bags, black paint and alphabet stamps. Just add sweets. Materials: White Bags Black Paint Black thin sharpie Rubber stamps & Black ink Puffy paint – for eyes The white bags are available for a few pence each on Amazon.   We wanted a monochrome … Read More

DianaHalloween Candy Bags: DIY Painted Trick or Treat bags

Halloween Lanterns made with Recycled Jam Jars

DianaCrafts, Halloween

halloween lanterns

Halloween Lanterns from Jam Jars These halloween lanterns are an easy halloween craft, children can make themselves from a few scraps of paper and some recycled jam jars. Materials Needed Jam Jars Crepe Paper (Orange and White) Cut into Black Card Glue or double sided tape Tea lights or battery Lights Cut rectangles of crepe paper as high as the jam … Read More

DianaHalloween Lanterns made with Recycled Jam Jars

Bumblebee Softie Tutorial. Sew at home project with instructions.

DianaCrafts, Sewing

Bumblebee Softie Tutorial At the beginning of the summer, we made this bumblebee softie.  A while back my friend Trixi asked me to take part in an international sewing day to get children around the world sewing via tutorials and hands-on workshops.  Abbi and I made these cute bacon and egg softies as part of the project.  It was great fun … Read More

DianaBumblebee Softie Tutorial. Sew at home project with instructions.

Funny Names Paint Chip Art free download

DianaCrafts, Design, Wall Art

Funny Names Paint Chip Art Download We had loads of fun here at PaintSewGlueChew Towers coming up with gruesome names for this Paint Chip Art Poster. Followers on instagram will know I do a daily challenge.  Last month, one of the prompts was “vibrant”.  The paint chip display at our local DIY shop caught my eye, but as I’m no stranger … Read More

DianaFunny Names Paint Chip Art free download