Crafternoon Kids: Cemetarium

It’s almost Halloween, so it’s time for a spooky Crafternoon! This month’s kit contains materials to make your own Cemetarium, or ghost in a jar. We love to see what you create! Share pictures of your project with us on Facebook and Instagram, or email them to leb@taconic.net. And however you are celebrating Halloween thisContinue reading “Crafternoon Kids: Cemetarium”

Crafternoon Kids: Yarn Pom Pom Cloud

In this week’s kit you’ll find supplies to make a sweet cloud with yarn pom poms. We hope you’ve enjoyed our summer Crafternoons, and made some fun memories creating together! We’ll be taking a break for the rest of August, as we plan more exciting take-home activities for you. Enjoy the last few weeks ofContinue reading “Crafternoon Kids: Yarn Pom Pom Cloud”

CRAFTERNOON KIDS: MARIONETTE PUPPET

This week’s craft is a puppet you can design and play with! In your bag, you’ll find lots of things to decorate your puppet. There is also a small tub of glue, and a craft stick with which to apply the glue. A tip for working with the string to assemble your puppet: if you’reContinue reading “CRAFTERNOON KIDS: MARIONETTE PUPPET”

Crafternoon Kids: Watercolor Resist Painting

This week’s Crafternoon Kids kit included everything you need to make two Watercolor Resist Paintings! This technique uses a white crayon to draw a pattern before painting over it. The sample was inspired by the scales on a mermaid’s tale, and used colors that reminded us of the ocean, but you should paint whatever inspiresContinue reading “Crafternoon Kids: Watercolor Resist Painting”