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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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Tags: Book Crafts · Tuesday Art Task

Se7en Welcomes The Crafty Crow…

June 10th, 2011 · 9 Comments

The Crafty Crow is hosting a couple of weeks of the most fabulous book crafts!!! Some of the cutest crafts I have ever seen are being posted daily over there right now!!! Meanwhile if you would like to know how to make a Stick Man Puppet… From the brilliant book Then head straight over to […]

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Tags: Outdoors · People/Puppet Crafts · Tuesday Art Task

Fabulous Fish of the Woven Variety…

June 10th, 2011 · 11 Comments

Yesterday was World Oceans Day… And an easy paper weaving project helped us celebrate. I had visions of spending a couple of hours rock pooling but it was just too freezing for the beach so we headed for the local shark center… to have a look at the baby sharks in their tank… We had […]

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Tags: Paper Crafts · Tuesday Art Task

Se7en Sidewalk Chalk Activities…

May 20th, 2011 · 10 Comments

So we made some giant rainbow sidewalk chalk for Homespun Threads Summer Soireei… You have to click on the button to find out how!!! They turned out great and we had such fun making them that we made a whole batch of chalks… And now what to do with them… I thought I would share […]

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Tags: Outdoors · Tuesday Art Task

Se7en Welcome the Whales…

May 13th, 2011 · 10 Comments

I do confess I am not a Winter person but Winter does bring some wonderful visitors to Cape Town and apparently the whales are back in town… We haven’t seen them up close and personal yet… but they are definitely back in town!!! So we made some retro whales to welcome them…. We began by […]

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Tags: Paper Crafts · Tuesday Art Task

Se7en + 1 Make a Box Village…

May 1st, 2011 · 11 Comments

So we have been reading… You have to remember this book… and how often I hear my kids say: “Come over to my house, come over and play…” to all and sundry. We do have a house a bit like a train station… with heaps of guests passing through. So this book, as well as […]

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Tags: Paper Crafts · Recycle Crafts · Tuesday Art Task

Se7en Visit the Magnifying Glass…

April 29th, 2011 · No Comments

Today is the day to pop over to our friends at the Magnifying Glass… One of our favorite blogs packed with natural factual things from all over the world… Seriously head straight over there and see… an interview with the gang from Se7en + 1…

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