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What are your travel plans this summer? Heading to the beach? Even if you can’t make it to the seashore this summer you can start making fun family crafts using a few simple household items. MATERIALS USED FOR THIS PROJECT: Hygloss Popstix Pencil Paint Paint Brush Glue Modge Podge Spray (sealer) STEP ONE:  Place two Hygloss Popstix onto a craft mat or a disposable paper surface. Apply a line of glue to each Popstix. Then begin…

What is a hexagon? A hexagon is a 6-sided  polygon. It’s a flat shape with straight sides. We are crafting up a storm this summer. Between camp days and craft nights. Our latest project was inspired by the dynamic duo, Midge and Madge Mingle, who created a fun hexagon frame using Hygloss Pop stixs. Today we created a few new versions using all varieties of Hygloss Pop Stixs; Rainbow, Regular and Jumbo. Then added some…

Unicorns are visiting our studio today. One special one is Misty who took a break from unicorn camp to come help us create and play today….If you want to create Misty Unicorn and some of her friends then this is the post for you. To get started all you need is a container of Hygloss Corks, toothpicks, paint, yarn and some kid friendly craft glue. Then the unicorn fun cam begin….Scroll on down for the…

Save on party cost and create your own party accessories like these fun tropical party cups. These are perfect for a summer party or event. Just grab some paper drinking cups at the dollar store, some Hygloss Paper, craft glue and create some party fun. Don’t forget to get the kids involved, they will love this project. Materials Hygloss Bright Sheets Paper Party Cups (drink cups) Craft Glue Craft Scissors Black Sharpie Pen Directions Cut…

It sometimes can be an effort to get the kids to drink their water or juice. Establishing a healthy routine for our family should be the first set of goals for 2017. Finding time to make it happen should be essential. Today we would like to share a fun activity to get the kids motivated about food and drinks, while having some fun. We have some great kitchen time ideas that the kids will enjoy.…

A silhouette is the image of a person, animal, object or scene represented as a solid shape of a single color, usually black, with its edges matching the outline of the subject. The interior of a silhouette is featureless, and the whole is typically presented on a light background, usually white, or none at all. For more historic info on Silhouettes visit Wikipedia.com Today we are making silhouettes. Our version involves animals, party hats and…

With just some imagination your whole family can have fun with this end of summer project; “DIY Travel Pennants”. Supplies: Hygloss Craft Felt  Hygloss Bucket O’Sequins -Felt Glue or Kid Friendly Glue – For working with Kids always use Kid Friendly Glues. -Other; Craft Scissors, Letters (printed to trace and cut felt letters) Step One Cut a triangle shape into two different pieces of felt. Make sure the second triangle shape is shorter than the first one.…

Bring the beach indoors with our shells, some paper, glue and paint. The following project is a fun pineapple craft using shells from our bucket of shells, shell glue, craft paint, paper scraps, and wood. This project is so easy to do with the kids. Perfect to make as fun gifts or to decorate their rooms or your house with. In addition, you can teach your kids about the real meaning of the pineapple which…

Children of all ages, even adults love little trinket boxes to store their jewelry, found objects and even notes. Trinket boxes can even store everyday bucket lists. Every time you open the lid of the box you may find something new to do. Examples of Things to Do Try a new color today Learn a new word Explore a new place Ride your bike Paint a picture for a friend Have some ice cream today These…