Weaving

DIY mini BELT

DIY mini BELT

Gigi needed a belt.  So, today, I made her one…from Loopers. I tried to show the steps one by one below.  FIrst, I looped the loops to make three long ropes, about seven loops long each.  Then I tied a knot at one end and taped it down to the table. Next, I braided the(…)

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Weaving A Starburst

Weaving A Starburst

I’ve been seeing all these great weaving projects all over the place.  Especially on Vivid Layers, one of my fav blogs.  I decided to try out a little weaving myself to see how it might go for my kindergartners.  There are so many ways to do this.  I think this particular project is best for(…)

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Tree Weaving

Tree Weaving

Family Fun Magazine has a tree weaving tutorial in it this month.  I had seen this project on That Artist Woman (Gail’s creativity blows my mind!!!) and have been wanting to make it.  Here is a great tutorial on it.  The tree comes out really pretty.  Ev even let me hang it up in our(…)

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I Made Myself A Loom!!!

I am feeling pretty dang proud of myself today.  I have been wanting to make a loom for months.  A teacher friend once showed me one she had used with her preschoolers and I was totally intrigued.  I did some research on line, watched some vids, and knew the time would come.  Well, sure enough,(…)

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