Archives for Girl Guide crafts

Make a Mini Flyswatter

Categories: Kid's Crafts.

Here is a fun gift to make and give, made from plastic canvas.  It is also a great little craft to do with the kids and grandkids. This little craft was originally and idea I used when I was a Girl Guide leader.  Here is the original photo that was on the website. From small pieces of 7 count plastic canvas cut a piece that is 14 holes high, and 6 holes wide at the bottom.  The bottom square of the fly swatter is 6 holes x 6 holes.  To make the handle just cut away the edge pieces so that
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Camp Crafts and Swaps

Categories: Kid's Crafts.

A picture can be worth a thousand words.  These are crafts from my years as a Girl Guide leader.  They were used for camp swaps and hat crafts.  Most of them are easy to figure out just by looking at the photos. I originally had these posted on my old website but never did transfer them over when I re-organized my site.   I frequently get questions about how to make them, probably from old links left several years ago. If you need further directions you can use the Contact page to send me a message. I used pop can
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