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How to Illustrate a Book in Se7en Steps, Augustus and His Smile…

June 10th, 2011 · 6 Comments

While the Crafty Crow is having a month of book loving we have been loving books ourselves. One of our favorite, favorite picture books is: Augustus and His Smile. He pops up all over the place… Even climbing out of the recycling bin… So we decided to do some book illustration…. We began with some […]

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Book Illustration – Le Ballon Rouge by OwlBooks…

March 16th, 2011 · 19 Comments

Hood #1 has a “publication” company called Owl Books. He reports our weekly newspaper and writes and illustrates immense volumes… this one was really worth a post… It is based on one of our favorite books/movies Le Ballon Rouge:

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Se7en Steps to Quick, Curious, Creeping Bookmarks.

October 17th, 2010 · 10 Comments

This weeks art project was short and sweet. We did a whole lot of arting and even more scientific fun!!! But we only managed to finish these: And here is a super quick and easy project for all age kids to do: We used quick thick craft paper… that would absorb the water easily. We […]

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Tags: Book Crafts · Concoction Crafts · Crafts for Kids

Se7en’s Visual Diary – “What We Did Last Summer…”

March 26th, 2010 · 13 Comments

Just last week I blogged about what we did this past summer and a couple of folk asked about the Visual Diary. Well, we started this year with the usual Bang, Whizz, Fizz of a family on the go… and I needed to a way to preserve our memories in a way we could all […]

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Tags: Book Crafts · Crafts for Kids · Holiday Crafts

Bill Martin Jr. Book covers in Se7en Steps…

March 20th, 2010 · 19 Comments

So today is Bill Martin Jr’s Birthday and our craft this week was in celebration of this great event. So we have been reading: Here we go in se7en Steps: We stared with Brown Bear, Brown Bear: And we began by making tissue paper animals – everyone chose their favorite… rip and tear: And stick: […]

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Where the Wild Things Are, Se7en Pairs of Terrible Yellow Eyes…

August 29th, 2009 · 8 Comments

I mentioned last weekend that we were having three parties and one of them was a “Where the Wild Things Are Party,” which happens to be the most sought after question I ever get from Google. Well that and Jamie Oliver’s meatballs!!! We have done a Wild Thing Round-up and I will post our party […]

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Happy Birthday Madiba…

July 18th, 2009 · 13 Comments

Today is Madiba Day – it is indeed his 91st Birthday… Almost as soon as we started blogging we were gifted with a story about Madiba… And it inspired us to make Madiba Shirts. Follow the link to our original post on Madiba Magic… Silk Shirts.

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Tags: Book Crafts · Crafts for Kids · Paper Crafts