Category: Crafting with Kids

Beading for Big Sister

It’s almost time for Abby’s birthday and Amelia is ready. She made her big sister a lovely necklace with a little help from Mom. Now let’s see if she can part with it tomorrow....

In the Hoop

This is “Foxy Roxy,” another of Abby’s cute little “happy monsters.” I’m stitching this guy up for Abby’s quilt. Her birthday is the 23rd, so I really need to step things up. I couldn’t...

Monster Art Part II

Monster Art Part II

Sounds like some of you are curious about the embroidery project I’m working on, so here are a few more details that might be helpful if you want to try this at home. I...

Monster Art

Monster Art

It seems like it happened overnight. Abby’s frequent crayon and pen scribbles started to include circles. Soon the circles sprouted stick figure arms and legs and hair. But the faces are pretty recent additions...