Creative activities for refugees

🇬🇧 I’ve already spent a few wonderful days crafting with the refugees in our village! As soon as I can, I visit and take several creative activities with me. I gave all children their own portfolio (a file with empty sheets) in which they can draw and craft […]

Stamping ‘Sinterklaas’ with toilet rolls

🇬🇧 What I used:– Printable Sint & Piet– Black and silver paint– Toilet rolls– Markers for coloring Print out the coloring pages and give Sint a nice beard and Piet curly hair! I used silver paint for Sinterklaas because I printed on white paper. But you can also […]

“See the moon shining through the trees”

🇬🇧 “See the moon shining through the trees,” is a Dutch sentence from a Sinterklaas song. What I used:– Black paper– Paint in blue tones– Gold paint– A twig from my garden– These houses (see my free printables) of black and yellow paper– Glue Paint the background blue, […]

Painting pumpkins

🇬🇧 We decided to do things differently this year and we painted our pumpkins for the first time!  I painted little ghosts with my thumb and my daughter painted her pumpkin with brushes and her fingers as well. I drew little faces with a black Posca marker and […]

Painting fall trees with broccoli

🇬🇧 Stamping fall tress with broccoli? Stamping fall trees with your fingers? Yes and yes! This time we used other brushes to paint fall leafs. I drew a simple tree without leafs, which you can download here or find in my free printables. First we used broccoli to […]

Crafting with leafs

Normally our weekends are full with all sorts of activities, from birthdays to chores in our house. But when everyone gets sick and you have to cancel everything… you can craft! Our daughter was sick and we weren’t feeling well either. And we’ve been wanting to try some […]