Make in a Day: Crafts for Kids

Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 2017-11-15
Publisher(s): Dover Publications
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These colorful and easy projects for kids can be made in a single day! Suitable for ages 7 to 12, with the help of an adult, the crafts will appeal to boys and girls alike. Projects include a dreamcatcher, painted plant pot, leather treasure pouch, and felt pennant flag. Children can also learn how to paint their pillowcases, personalize their sneakers, recycle a sweater into a gadget cozy, and make other decorative and practical items.
Each book in Dover's Make in a Day series presents 15 projects with illustrated step-by-step instructions. The beginner-friendly projects are ideal for anyone wishing to whip up something simple but special. Supplies are easy to obtain and readily available at major craft stores.

Author Biography

Australia resident Cintia Gonzalez-Pell learned to sew and crochet from her mother, and after many years as a professional pharmacist rediscovered her love of crafting. Her blog, shares craft projects with readers all over the world. She has designed and made hundreds of projects for her blog, books, and magazines, all of them colorful and fun to make.

Table of Contents

Artistic Abstract Painted Canvas
Painted Animal Gift Box
Personalized Sneakers
Recycled Sweater Gadget Cozy
Colorful Yarn Dreamcatcher
Fuse Bead Bag Charms
Felt Pennant Flag
Fruity Plant Pots
Drawstring Treasure Pouch
Paper Plate Doughnut Garland
Decorated Wooden Bangles
Multicolored Branch Weaving
Paper Napkin Papier Mâché Dish
Paint Your Own Pillowcase
Polymer Clay Bead Necklace and Key Ring

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