Make this easy and inexpensive coffee filter wreath for Canada's Remembrance Day. Inspired by the poppies of John McCrae's In Flanders Field poem. #remembranceday #remebrancedaycraft #poppy #poppycraft #coffeefilter #coffeefilterflowers #coffeefiltercraft #wreath #coffeefiterwreath #coffeefitlerflowers #anzacday #anzacdaycraft

Poppy Wreath

We made this easy and inexpensive wreath for Nan to hang on her door for Remembrance Day.  On day in Canada we focus on how we can maintain peace to prevent further wars in the world.  Poppies are spoken of...
This paper collage technique is a great way to use up scraps or end cuts for art and crafting! It develops one's fine motor skills and the technique can be applied to any theme! This example makes a lovely Fall project! #fallcraft #fallart #rippedpapercraft #rippedpaperart #sunflower #sunflowerart #sunflowercraft #recycledcraft

Ripped Paper Sunflowers

This is a technique that I used to do with my students.  I would show them the process, give them a few tips and then they would pick a theme to draw and create their own image.  (I still have a piece that a...
SEWN RECYCLED LEAF: We provide you with a free oak leaf template (or better yet, draw your own) to make this sewn, puffy leaf out of a paper grocery or gift bag! This is a great way for children to practice their fine motor skills and to use recyclables to create a fall craft!

Sewn Recycled Leaves

I remember making these as pumpkins as a child in preschool- a great way to re-use paper bags and develop your fine motor skills!  This is a process that you can use with any shape that you want- I seen it...
Starting with a photo (we used one in a Halloween costume), create a diorama with yourself in it out of a shoe or boot box! This recycled art/ craft project is one where children can showcase their imagination while exploring foreground, middleground and background, along with perspective! #photoproject #diorama #photodiorama #recycledcraft #recycledart #elementaryart #backgroundforegroundmiddleground #perspective #spacecraft #shoeboxcraft #shoeboxart #Halloween #halloweencostume #halloweencraft #halloweenart

Photo Diorama

This photo diorama is a fun way to save memories while learning about things like foreground, middle ground and background.  It is particularly playful if you use yourself in costume- so be sure to take a...