Children love craft projects, and it’s an inexpensive way to entertain them on a rainy day. You can collect items throughout the year that may come in handy some day. These may include scraps of material, cardboard paper rolls, Popsicle sticks, wrapping paper, paper bags, buttons etc.
With the holidays approaching, there are any number of useful items that can be made, whether it’s for decorating your house or designing a Halloween costume. There are numerous blog sites that offer suggestions as well as complete directions. Here are just a few to get the ball rolling.
http://blog.paper-source.com/tag/craft-ideas-for-kids The paper doll house on this site really is creative, and one that can continue to evolve for many weeks or months.
http://zakkalife.blogspot.com Here you can find a project for every season and more.
http://dollarstorecrafts.com If you want to know what to do with all the stuff you can buy at the dollar store, check out this site. The Halloween costumes are terrific.