Category Archives: Autumn

Seasonal weaving!

It is always great to combine nature in our creating! This is a simple way to weave with natural treasures that can be found in the garden or park. Need: craft sticks (lollypop sticks), glue, sting, natural find e.g. flowers and herbs. … Continue reading

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Great ideas book “101 Things for Kids to do outside” by Dawn Isaac.

Last Spring I decided I would like a book with ideas of things to do with children outside- I borrowed several different books from the library but my favourite was definitely “101 Things for Kids to do outside” by Dawn … Continue reading

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Autumn match box!

We were inspired by the website “Art projects for kids” to make autumn match boxes! I love making things that encourage us to get outside in nature and explore! Need: match box, paper, double sided tape (or glue), black pen and watercolour … Continue reading

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Autumn finger print art!

There are just so many amazing autumn leaves around at the moment! We can’t stop combining them with our art. This is a really simple idea which looks really effective. Need: Autumn leaves, blue tac, paper, ink pads (or paint). … Continue reading

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Fireworks in the city pictures!

I absolutely love fireworks, they bring back wonderful childhood memories! In the week leading up to fireworks night we love creating fireworks art. I was inspired by some pictures I saw on this website to create these wonderful vibrant pieces … Continue reading

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10 ideas of fabulous things to make, do and celebrate in November with your children!

10 ideas of fabulous things to make, do and celebrate in November with your children! Here is my monthly post, which I post at the beginning of every month. I am looking ahead at the month and suggesting 10 things … Continue reading

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Autumn leaf colouring!

This is a super simple 5 min activity using autumn leaves! Need: An autumn leaf, paper and pens. The children first drew around their leaf then they rotated the leaf, drawing around it again, repeating as many times as they wish. Once … Continue reading

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