Welcome to Aunt Annie's Crafts!
Take a look around. You'll find crafting fun for children, teens and
A craft how-to is featured each Monday, with a special craft treat added each Wednesday, and at the end of the week it's
Friday Fun with
simple crafts for families, groups or classrooms.
Featured this week: A
self-closing bag for gifts or party favors!
Featured last week: Finger puppets and a play
Two-Finger Puppets - Try this "handy" little project to put on a quick, fun and easy
puppet show! Your fingers will become the legs of little bird
puppets. Then, put on the Australian Aboriginal folktale
Medicine-man to find out how the rooster got his comb!
Wednesday Treat: New printable peacock
finger puppet patterns!
Last week's Wednesday treat was a
new printable peacock puppet patterns with finger
puppets in three sizes. Make the puppets following the directions in
craft project, and then put on a play based on a
Lao folktale that features a peacock and a crow.
Last Week's Friday Fun: Make a creepy,
crawly spider for Halloween!
Creepy-Crawly Spider Bracelet - Make a creepy, crawly spider that can wiggle and twist about with
a few movements of the wrist. Traced fingers are the basis for this
animated spider toy, and a paper fastener allows it to swivel around.
This is a fun and easy Halloween project that is especially good for
mixed-age groups of children.
For more family, classroom or group crafts see the Friday Fun Crafts collection!
Here's a sample of the crafting fun from previous weeks.
Visit the Project Index
to see it all.
Looking for crafts for family, classroom or group craft time?
Check out the Friday Fun index for quick and easy crafts.