Elephant Craft for Kids Using Crumpled Newspaper

This elephant craft for kids uses a really unique technique and is an absolute blast for kids to make! Children use newspaper to create a wrinkled effect- just like the actual skin of an elephant. This art project includes a fun sensory aspect and is perfect for a unit on zoo animals, jungle animals, or to […]

Homemade Christmas Tree Ornament Using Newspaper and Flour

This homemade Christmas tree ornament made from newspaper and flour is actually a fun sensory activity too. It’s perfect for toddlers, preschoolers, and up! Follow our DIY Christmas Ornaments Pinterest board!   *This post was originally published on November 16, 2014 and has since been updated.   These paper mache-like Christmas tree ornaments are actually a lot easier to […]

Spring Crafts for Kids: Paper Mache Hats

One of our favorite spring crafts for kids is making giant paper mache hats! The kids have so much fun creating their own hats from butcher paper and wearing them around all spring! Follow our Spring Crafts & Learning Pinterest board!   I thought it would be fun to welcome spring with one of my […]

Paper Mache Treat Holders for Halloween

I finally decided it was time to venture in to paper mache! I have not done it since I was a kid, and I remember loving it back then! So I figured the perfect paper mache project this time of year would be treat holders for trick-or-treating!   Paper Mache Treat Holders for Halloween 1. […]