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A FLOWER from Malena

I always love showing Bilyana’s pictures  ( мамаНАМАЛЕНА). Some time ago she sent me those photographs of a…

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PRICE TAG Tree

To make this tree, all you need is a little hand and plenty of price tag stickers. Draw…

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Paper FLOWERS

Тhese flowers were among our most popular spring printables. To make them, you don’t even need a printer…

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Felt HORSE

This wonderful little felt horse can stand upright. It’s also very easy to sew from some felt (or…

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Paper Plate (and Coffee Stick) LOOM

They are pretty, aren’t they? The best thing about them, however, is how easy they are. Even young…

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Felt FLOWERS 2

It’s the season of summer hairstyles, when little ladies like to put some flowers in their hair!  You…

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A PLAY for FOUR Fingers

I was just planning to make similar felt animals for my little boy when I came across Lina’s…

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KNITTING with Wooden Hair Sticks

A couple of days ago, as I was buying patches for my daughter’s jeans, a very nice dad…

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DIY Martenitsa PENS

Wouldn’t it be more interesting if, instead of giving away martenitsa bracelets, we could give our best friends…

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Paper BIRDS

  These little birds were among our most popular printables this spring. I’m glad that so many people…

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Paper LADYBIRDS

To make a ladybird, you need only one red paper square. On Step 3 you have to use…

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Cut-Out SUN

This beautiful sun is very easy to make; even the youngest children can participate. You will need: colored…

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EMBROIDERY FOR KIDS

This is a marvelous activity for little fingers. As our grandmothers say, ‘nimble fingers make nimble minds’. We…

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Decorative VASE

Cooking is not my passion, but we could still find enough material at home to decorate these beautiful…

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Paper Napkin BUTTERFLIES

To make these butterflies, you will need some wooden clothespins and a package of paper handkerchiefs. Decorate the…

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HANDPRINT Sun

  This project may be a little messy, but it’s well worth it.  The sun turned out very…

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Handprint BUTTERFLY

Put your child’s palms on the paper as shown and draw around them. Add the body and the…

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Color-In PAPER VASE

Believe it or not, the total amount of time it took me to make this vase before coloring…

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LOLLIPOP Butterfly

What a beautiful little gift, isn’t it? Every child would enjoy this sweet little butterfly. It’s very easy…

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GLOSSY MAGAZINE Flowers

These paper flowers make gorgeous cards for Mother’s Day or any of the spring holidays. You will need…

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Paper HYACINTHS

Let us introduce our paper hyacints – they are easy enough for children to make them as a…

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COUS-COUS Collage

Yulia Kyurkchieva and the kids from Euroschool in Varna have sent us their butterfly collages made with colored…

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AFTER THE RAIN

It’s still raining outside, and Eli from “Врани Неразбрани”(Obstinate Crows) has come up with this wonderful boredom buster….

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LARGE Martenitsas for DECORATION

What is ‘martenitsa’? In Bulgarian folklore the month of March is often portrayed as a plump, cheerful old…

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MORE SPRING DECORATIONS

Polia Gencheva and the children from her preschool group in Pleven are really full of ideas for spring…

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Paper DAFFODILS

Тhese paper daffodils were made by Polia Gencheva, a preschool children from Pleven. As she wrote in her…

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How to make PAPER FLOWERS

Spring is almost here, so I asked Vessi from  Макаричка to be our guest at КRОКОТАК with her…

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HANDPRINT Card

This little handprint card would warm any mother’s heart. Cut out a few flowers, a rectangle and a…

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BOUQUET for Mom

Here’s a creative way of making a bouquet with your kid. You will need a green printer  sheet…

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Egg Carton HENS

You’ll need nothing more than an empty egg carton and some tempera paints to make these egg stands….

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BUNNY Card

The main thing to remember when making this card is using thick cardboard or gluing the paper to…

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Kid’s MORTARBOARD

Тhese mortarboards were specifically created for all the kids who graduate from preschool this year and will be…

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MOLLUSC Prints

Get dreaming of shiny grains of sand and rustling waves with Iva, Vyara and Dari (The Land Beyond…

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Red and White PAPER DOLLS

Paper Girl in Two Colors Baba Marta Paper Doll These dolls are easy to cut and assemble We…

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Martenitsa Bracelet – the KUMIHIMO Technique

We sent our baba Marta to Japan – we made a bracelet martenitsa with the kumihimo technique.  As…

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LION in Love

  When does the fearsome king of the jungle become nice, gentle and delicate? When he’s in love…

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TISSUE PAPER Flowers

Happy Mother’s Day! This is our gift for all mothers – and all women Tissue Paper Bouquet To…

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TULIPS for Mom

A colorful paper bouquet for Mom. If you prepare two pieces of paper and show the kids how…

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AWARDS DAY

  “Blossoming Branch” – playdough and white beans. Those flowers were made from an empty toilet roll and…