Crafts

Water Balloon Flip-Flops

You’ll Need Inexpensive flip-flops 300 water balloons Instructions Place 3 water balloons in the same direction and tie them together with the fourth balloon. Continue with the fourth balloon, double knotting it onto the flip-flop strap.  Repeat until each flip-flop

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Candy Jar

You’ll Need Flower pot & saucer Glass bowl Ball knob E600 glue Spray primer, red spray paint, silver spray paint & clear coat Blue painter’s tape M&Ms® Instructions Spray primer on the flower pot, saucer, and ball knob. (We placed

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Homemade Playdough

You’ll Need 1 Cup of flour ½ Cup of salt Food coloring or gel  ½ Cup of water Plastic or latex gloves Zippered plastic bags Instructions Mix flour and salt in a large bowl. Put on gloves if you do

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Paperweights

Materials Large metal lids Pre-mixed grout A variety of decorations including letters Sponge Spatula Spray paint Instructions Spray paint the lid of your can. Scoop grout out of the tub with a spatula and push it securely into the lid.

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“Handmade” Hammer

Materials Wooden hammer Sandpaper Spray primer Spray paint for the base color Spray clear coat Acrylic paint in various colors of your choice Plastic wrap Painter’s tape Foam brush Instructions Remove any labels or price tags from the hammer. Use

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Decorative Candle Jars

Materials A candle jar Floral stickers Scrapbooking flowers Washi tape, paper ribbon, or fabric ribbon Hot glue Instructions Remove any exterior labels from the candle. Apply flower stickers decoratively around the candle and on the lid. Apply washi tape, paper

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Mother’s Day Flower

Mother’s Day Flower Materials Large paint stick Green paint Fun Foam Double-sided sticky tape Scissors Sharpie Markers® – black, gold & silver Instructions Use green paint to turn the large paint stick into a stem. When dry, write “I Love

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Cookie Dough-Stuffed PB Fudge

Cookie Dough Ingredients 1 Stick butter, softened ¾ Cup dark brown sugar 1 Tsp. vanilla 1 Cup flour ½ Tsp. salt 2 Tbsp. milk ½ c. Mini chocolate chips Directions Cream butter and sugar; add vanilla and mix together. Add flour

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Garden Rocks

  You Need Smooth 4- to 5-inch rock, washed and dried Variety of sizes of craft paint brushes Variety of colors of craft paint Paper plates Water and paper towels for clean-up Covered work surface Directions Place the rock on

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April Fool’s Joke Jar

  You Need 1-quart covered container Yellow adhesive-backed paper (such as shelf paper or Contact paper)

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