Aunt Annie's Crafts logo

Aunt Annie's Crafts

Craft projects and more!

Full Craft Project Index

Crafting fun for everyone!

Full Craft Project Index

Crafting fun for everyone!
 
advertisement

Craft project list by date

Browse down this page for descriptions and illustrations of the projects in date order, then select a project and have some crafting fun! Or jump to the category index for a listing of crafts by category.

Easy Party Favor Bag (Jun 27, 2022) - In this project, learn how to make a small party favor bag that is self-closing. These easy to make bags are ideal for packaging small party favors of food, candy, soaps or jewelry. Choose from four sizes of printable patterns with or without the colorful dot designs.

EASY

Fourth of July Crackers Friday Fun (Jun 24, 2022) - Make a Fourth of July cracker that goes POP! See how to make this novelty box that is shaped like a firecracker and makes a pop sound without any fire. Best of all, you can use it over and over again! It makes a great party favor or fun gift box. Use it for any celebration, not just the 4th.

AVERAGE

Dangler Cards (Jun 20, 2022)  - Go beyond the ordinary with this novelty card featuring a dangler that twists and turns. See how easy it is to make this freestanding greeting card with a 3-dimensional opening for hanging your special dangler. Great for birthdays and other occasions!

AVERAGE

Simple Father's Day Cards Friday Fun (Jun 17, 2022) - Make these simple cards with paper cutouts that spell out "D-A-D." It takes very few supplies to make these fantastic looking cards. Dad (and Granddad) will love these special kid-made cards.

VERY EASY

Share this crafting fun with friends and family
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share with a pin on Pinterest Share using email

Father's Day Gift Bags (Jun 13, 2022) - Make gift bags for Dad using patterns specially designed for Father's Day. Print the black & white patterns on colored paper and the colored patterns on white paper. These bags are in perfect sizes for homemade cookies or brownies.

EASY

Woolly Octopus Friday Fun (Jun 10, 2022) - In this craft project, learn the British way of making a yarn octopus. This technique is a disarmingly simple way to make a cute toy with items found in most people's homes, and it will use up those leftover scraps of wool (yarn).

EASY

Decoupage Box (Jun 6, 2022) - In this project, you will learn the basics of decoupage by decorating a box made from cardstock with images printed on your color printer. The same technique can be used to decoupage wooden boxes, glass vases or plates, etc. With the wealth of images available for downloading and printing, this traditional craft is well-suited for today.

EASY

Stuffed Felt Names Friday Fun (Jun 3, 2022) - Kids love to see their names spelled out! In this craft project, see how to cut out, sew, and stuff individual felt letters, and then join them together to create a bright and cheerful personalized wall hanging that's perfect for the bedroom door, on the wall, or over the crib.

AVERAGE

advertisement

Catch the Hare Game Board (May 30, 2022) - Make a roll-up game board for the game of Catch the Hare that includes a pocket for storing game pieces. The game board is made of paper and felt using iron-on adhesive, and requires no sewing. This Moorish hunt game is known as Cercar La Liebre in Spain and dates back to the 13th century.

EASY

Easy Pinwheel Friday Fun (May 27, 2022) - Just in time for a breezy spring day, make this colorful paper pinwheel with nothing more than paper, a pencil and a straight pin. Children of all ages will be delighted with this whirling windmill. Make several as party decorations or favors!

EASY

Flexagon Boxed Set (May 25, 2022) - Make a gift that will fascinate puzzle-minded kids and adults. In this project, you'll make a set of hexaflexagons and a matching hexagonal box for storage. Flexagons are folded paper polygons that have the neat feature of changing faces as they are flexed.

AVERAGE

French Board Solitaire (May 23, 2022) - Patience games come in both card and board versions. In this project, you will make a simple game board for the French version of board solitaire, sometimes called peg solitaire or patience. The rules for playing French board solitaire are included in the project.

VERY EASY

Aunt Annie's Crafts on...

Facebook twitter pinterest email news feed

Subscribe to the weekly newsletter

Stars and Stripes Pennant Banner Friday Fun (May 20, 2022) - Make red, white and blue pennants with stars and stripes, then string them together to create a banner. The banner can be used to decorate inside or outside for Memorial Day, the 4th of July, or anytime you have a patriotic theme party.

EASY

Scalloped Edge Cards (May 16, 2022) - In this greeting card tutorial, learn how to make a fancy edge on your handmade greeting cards using scallops (or waves) and a paper punch. This is a quick and easy way to add a strong design element along the right-side or bottom edges of your card.

EASY

Seed Catalog Garden Friday Fun (May 13, 2022) - Make a make-believe garden anytime of the year by cutting up seed catalogs or magazines—you could even use clip art you download and print. Cutting pictures, making the garden, and playing with it will keep kids busy for hours.

VERY EASY

Dragon Finger Puppet (May 11, 2022) - It's easy to make a dragon finger puppet with an empty toilet paper tube and a printable pattern. Just wrap the tube cover around the cardboard tube, add the ridge tail, legs, and some flames. Your feisty dragon will give the other puppets a scare.

EASY

advertisement

Toilet Paper Tube Puppets (May 9, 2022) - Use empty toilet paper tubes to make finger puppets, then put on a play that features them. Use the included patterns or make puppets of your own design. The versatility of this puppet making technique is amazing. Give it a try!

EASY

Suede Leather Bracelets Friday Fun (May 6, 2022) - In this project, create a bracelet from scraps of suede leather (or felt). Cut a strip of leather, glue on motifs of a contrasting color and fasten with a Velcro® fastener. This is a good first leather craft project and requires no special leather craft tools.

AVERAGE

Mother's Day Pop-Up Card (May 2, 2022) - Pop goes the weasel—and so does this easy pop-up card! Everyone from little crafters to teens and adults will enjoy making this card. You can also add pop-up hearts to commercial cards. What will you write on your pop-up heart?

EASY

Simple Folded Bouquet Friday Fun (Apr 29, 2022) - It’s never been easier to make a pocketful of posies for spring. No pattern is needed to craft this collection of delicate tissue paper flowers; just fold, cut, tape and glue! Your freestanding bouquet is a great party decoration.

EASY

Stenciled T-Shirts (Apr 25, 2022) - Take a plain T-shirt, or a tired old T-shirt, and perk it up with stenciled designs. These super-easy embellishments are a great way to rescue a T-shirt that has been stained. The same technique can be used to stencil sweatshirts and sweatpants—just about anything made of fabric.

AVERAGE

Easy Mother's Day Cards Friday Fun (Apr 22, 2022) - Mom will love these pretty cards with simple paper cutouts that spell out "M-O-M." Use whatever crafty things you have on hand to add your special creative touches.

VERY EASY

Serendipity Square Cards  (Apr 18, 2022) - In this greeting card tutorial, learn how to use leftover scraps of paper and cardstock to make colorful serendipity squares that are then combined in various ways to make beautiful cards. Once you learn how to make serendipity squares, you'll never want to throw away those small scraps of paper again!

EASY

Marbled Eggs Friday Fun (Apr 15, 2022) - Here’s a technique for making marbled eggs that requires no special materials, and produces beautiful results with very little effort.

VERY EASY

Stuffed Felt Animals (Apr 11, 2022) - The project features stuffed felt animals—a chick and a bunny. Beginning sewers will use the overcast stitch to assemble the animals, while more experienced sewers can improvise with stitches and embellishments of their own choosing.

EASY to AVERAGE

Easter Chick Cards Friday Fun (Apr 8, 2022) - See how easy it is to make an Easter card by tracing your child's hands. This is a fun project for kids of all ages. Even toddlers will enjoy this project since cutouts of their traced hands are used for the wings.

EASY

Easter Egg Holders (Apr 4, 2022) - Cut out printable patterns to make charming Easter egg holders. This easy craft project requires nothing more than computer paper, scissors, glue, and a printer. Use the holders to display your decorated eggs or to liven up plain eggs.

VERY EASY

Easter Pennant Banner Friday Fun (Apr 1, 2022) - Children will enjoy picking bright colors to make this decorative paper craft. Hang your Easter pennant banner in the entryway of your home, or mount it in your classroom for a lively touch of springtime cheer! The smaller pennant flags are also a nice addition to an Easter basket.

VERY EASY

Easter Envelope Patterns (Mar 28, 2022) - Make Easter envelopes with chick, bunny and flower designs from printable patterns. These envelopes fit the Fun Shaped Cards and have matching designs. They can also be used for other handmade cards. See the project for envelope dimensions.

EASY

Washcloth Bunny Friday Fun (Mar 25, 2022) - Whip a white washcloth into something sweeter with Aunt Annie’s quick and simple washcloth bunny project! Kids will love this little fabric rabbit that doubles as an Easter egg holder, and makes the perfect addition to any Easter basket.

VERY EASY

Keep up with Aunt Annie's Crafts on Facebook , Twitter , Tumblr , RSS feed or with our newsletter .

 
Privacy Policy | About | Contact © 2022, AuntAnnie.com