• Crafts with Kids,  Cricut Crafts,  seasonal

    How to Make a 4th of July Wreath

    I was inspired to make a wreath by all the cute 4th of July decorations at Hobby Lobby.  I picked up the tinsel garland, the pick, and the scrapbook paper there.  I had this wire wreath frame that I had picked up at the Dollar Tree a few weeks ago.   Complete List of Supplies Needed 14″ wire wreath frame. I was lucky to find this one at Dollar Tree, but Amazon has a good price for a pack of three. Tinsel Garland I got my garland at Hobby Lobby for $3.49.  Amazon has a cute pack of a 24-foot garland. Red tinsel pipe cleaners  Assorted picks 4th of July themed scrapbook…

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    Easy Easter Craft to Make with Kids

    Easy Crafts using Cricut Design Space I always keep a generous supply of colored cardstock on hand for those boredom emergencies such as Spring Break.  My daughter actually got tired of endless hours of Spongebob and begged to make a craft.  Cricut Design Space to the rescue!  It’s easy to make simple cut files using just the shapes included with Design Space.  I’ll show you how I made a bunny using mostly circles and a couple of harts. I started by inserting four circles.  When the shape is selected (like the white oval in the picture) click on the lock symbol on the lower left corner.  This unlocks the shape…