handmade gifts

Simple Preparations for Meaningful Gift Giving

In our home we try to keep gifts simple, small, meaningful, purposeful, and quite often handmade, as well as balancing ...

Handwork : Fingerknitting a Cup Coaster

Fingerknitting is a versatile and satisfying introduction to knitting for children. Although it's ideal for ages 4 to 7, some ...

Valentine’s Modelling Salt Dough

Valentine's Saltdough Ingredients plain uncoloured saltdough: 1 cup white flour1/2 cup salt1 cup water1 tablespoon oil1 tablespoon cream of tartar plus: ...

Watercolour Painting in Summer

After putting aside a few very special watercolour paintings we turn the rest of our watercolour paintings into homemade cards. ...

Caregiver’s Handwork : Marble Pouches

Supplies felt cut into a circle with a 6-10cm diameterembroidery thread, needle, scissorsbeads2-3 marbles Let's Begin Pass your needle in ...