Crafts for
kids and adults!

Find crafts»
Loading...

Aunt Annie's Crafts

Craft projects and more!

masthead left

Crafting fun for everyone!

Step-by-step instructions. Printable patterns. Updates each week.

Welcome to Aunt Annie's Crafts!

Take a look around. You'll find crafting fun for children, teens and adults. 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: Make this versatile diamond-shaped box!

  • Diamond Box - This project features a diamond-shaped box with an attached lid in a variety colors, plain and patterned. Multiple diamond boxes can be combined to form a larger diamond, a hexagon and even a heart-shaped box.

  • Wednesday Treat: New diamond box pattern with little red diamonds!

    This week's Wednesday Treat is a new printable Diamond Box pattern decorated with little red diamonds. Follow the instructions in the Diamond Box craft project for assembling the box.

    Come back on Friday for a new Friday Fun craft project!

  • This Week's Friday Fun: Bubble blowing fun!

    Homemade Bubble Solution - Playing with soap bubbles is pure fun and fascinates even the youngest child—cats and dogs, too. It's amazingly simple to mix a bubble solution from just a few ingredients.

    For more family, classroom or group crafts see the Friday Fun Crafts collection!

Featured last week: Make a game board for classic Alquerque!

  • Alquerque Game Board - In this project, make an Alquerque game board designed for use with marbles as playing pieces. Alquerque is a classic war or battle game with equal sides and complex strategy. Included in the project are rules for playing Alquerque and some history about the game.

  • Wednesday Treat: New "print, cut and play" Alquerque game boards!

     Last week's Wednesday Treat was set of printable game board patterns for Alquerque. Print the patterns on paper or cardstock, cut it out and play. You can use coins or mini-marshmallows as game pieces or make color-coordinated playing pieces with Homemade Modeling Dough.

  • This Week's Friday Fun: A cool treat for a hot summer day!

    Ice Cream in a Bag - What goes best with kids and a hot summer day? Well, ice cream, of course! With this recipe and technique each child gets to make an individual serving of ice cream, and it only takes a few minutes from start to finish. Go ahead, get going—you’ll have a ball!

    For more family, classroom or group crafts see the Friday Fun Crafts collection!

Previously featured...

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.

Aunt Annie's Crafts on...

Facebook twitter news feed

Get weekly newsletter

See a sample newsletter.

Greeting card tutorials

Greeting card tutorials are a regular feature on Aunt Annie's Crafts. Each tutorial builds on prior card projects. It's like taking a class on making handmade greeting cards.

This month's featured tutorial is Double-sided Paper Window Card, the final tutorial in Card Class 2! Learn how to use double-sided paper and a small rubber stamp to make a window card in no time! If you are new to card making, review all the tutorials in  the first Card Class to learn many techniques for making beautiful cards and then go on to Card Class 2 for more card-making ideas and techniques.

Search AuntAnnie.com

Find more crafts by browsing the Project Index or with a search...
Loading...

Privacy Policy | About | Contact © 2015, AuntAnnie.com