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Carnival MASKS AND HATS

Kids love roleplay. To make it more realistic, you can help them by making a facemask. You don’t…

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SCRATCHING ART Technique

  Тhis is called sgrafitto, or scratching technique. You start by preparing the ‘board’ you’ll be scratching from….

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DIPLOMA

The end of the schoolyear is approaching. Vacation is near. Let’s praise our little students for their hard…

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Wax Pastel Paintings

Тhese pictures are very interesting because the watercolor paint cannot cover the wax pastel drawings. Draw your picture…

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TANGRAM

I’ve learned many things in my work. It often turns out that I was the only one who…

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Colored COINS

It was so long ago when I had fun with those colorful prints. But children enjoy the magic…

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DUCK HAT

Тhis duck hat is made from colored cardboard. Print out the template  HERE (4 pages) then carefully cut…

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DIY Calendar

KROKOTAK has prepared four different childrens’ coloring calendars. This is a good way to learn about the months,…

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Colorful SPIDERS from Egg Cartons

These egg cartons are so universal! It might be their shape or the carton they are made of…

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CATERPILLAR

Cut out an egg carton strip each for yourself and your child. It’s merrier when you paing together…

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Egg Carton SUNGLASSES

I smile, I smile and I smile… I wish for days with lots of sunshine, lots of smiles…

Coconut-MINIGARDEN

Coconut MINIGARDEN

After my daughter satisfied her curiosity and tried a coconut, we found a good use for the nut’s…

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DIY LADYBIRDS for the Flowerbox

Stela  (or Broochy (Ladybirds in my garden)) came up with this great idea for easily making some ladybirds for the…

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Mason Jar PIGGY-BANK

I suppose every child either has a piggy-bank or urgently needs one. This is the time we live…

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MARTINA’s NEW ROOM

I’m grateful to Maria from www.lamartinia.com for letting me post these photos from Martina’s marvellous NEW room. Fresh,…

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Magazine Funny Folks

You need some old magazines, some glue and a pair of scissors. 1. To make the body, fold…

DIY-ROCKET

DIY ROCKET

For this rocket you will need an empty roll from kitchen foil. See picture below for altering the…

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CORNCOB

Children love playing with a punch-hole, so you can let them do the job for a couple of…

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HOMEMADE Cereal Box Puzzle

You can keep the kid busy while you’re working in the kitchen. Cut the front panel of a…

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PAPER BAG FRUIT

We saw the method for making a paper bag pumpkin here, But as we had bigger paper bags,…

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DRESS UP Your Gift

A giftwrap made from old… giftwraps. See how Vihra (www.razwihreno.com) has made some easy and beautiful wrappings from…

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Carton BIRDFEEDER

Тhis week I found Teodora (chiges) lovely blog – Истории оттук- оттам (Stories From Here and There).  I’m…

Cardboard-CASTLE

Cardboard CASTLE

Elena Tsanova has sent us the photographs of this cardboard castle. Here’s part of her letter: “I got…

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CARDBOARD CRAFTS

Maybe because we are on a house-moving wavelength, we are happy to post these modern trends in home…

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Vicky’s CARDBOARD CITY

Today’s Thursday – you have 2 more days to see the CARDBOARD CITY of Vicky Knish, part of …

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KROKOTAK Magazine

This KROKOTAK project is currently ‘on hold’. KROKOTAK MAGAZINE is something we’ve been working on for a long…

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Step on the GAS! Hit the Brakes!

Perhaps everybody’s had to leave the kids alone on his desk… and you know how stressful that can…

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My Little Pony

We made a pony to ride at home. It’s a unicorn pony,  as it has a horn and…

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Tic-Tac-Toe

Тhese are some evergreen kids’ games. You always have to prepare a sheet of paper. Why not just…

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And the WINNER Is… Martin!

Lots and lots of THANKS to all the participants!  Thank you for making so many wonderful things with…

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Second KROKOTAK COMPETITION Gallery

You have just a few days (until Tuesday, 3 November) to send us your entries for the   Second…

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SOCK BABY

Our new section – “The Magic of Mery Poppins” is hosted by Hrisi and her wonderful blog  Mery…

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And the Winner This Time Is…

This time the winner is Krissie from the Micky Mouse Group at Firebug Preschool, Stara Zagora.  We chose…

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Candied ORANGE RIND

We recently made a short trip to Rome. I was very surprised to see the candied orange rind…

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DIY Gift Bag

Today is gift-wrapping day:) I often have to find a small gift overnight, and sometimes my biggest problem…

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A Gift for MOM

The idea and the beautiful photos of this necklace belong to Bilyana Getzova. You can look through her…

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Easy No-Glue CUT and FOLD BUNNY

Here’s a special gift from KROKOTAK for all the kids who will be celebrating Easter according to the…

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Easter CARTOON

We start the season of Easter crafts with Iva, Dari and Vyara from The Land Beyond the Rainbow,,, …

Let’s Make a KROKOTAK

Who is KROKOTAK? Or Crococat in English. His father is the great British writer Donald Bisset whose stories…

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How to Make a Kid’s APRON

Here’s an easy way to keep your children from staining their clothes while they paint!  This apron can…