Mermaids` Makings

Category Archives: papercraft

Paper Plate Roses

Couldn`t resist making these Paper Plate Roses. Ahh.. they are so beautiful.  Visit Kids Activites Blog for the instructions :)

March 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Flowery Playdate

Just look at these lovely flowers and jellyfish! Lil Mermaid had some friends round and we all got crafty. I absolutely love how the girls decorated their paper plate jellyfish.. … Continue reading

March 3, 2012 · 1 Comment

Cake Case Chairs

A week ago I was making some birthday cards and my little one was playing with cake cases… and suddenly I noticed that she had turned them into the chairs! … Continue reading

March 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Fish Puppets

I absolutely love to see childrens’ own creations…when they do everything on their own, right from the beginning. So today after coming back from shopping I found Lil Mermaid very … Continue reading

February 25, 2012 · 1 Comment

Merry Jellyfish

We made some paper plate jellyfish today for our Octonauts party :) Lil Mermaid drew the faces and decorated them with little jewels. She liked them so much she made … Continue reading

February 18, 2012 · 2 Comments

Shadows in the House

Watch out! Look who’s wandering around the house at night… Click here to see how to make these cute flamingos! Well you basically cut out two heart shapes and glue … Continue reading

February 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Tihased ja Leevikesed- Blue Tits and Bullfinches

These Blue Tits and Bullfinches are made of two rectangles. I just rolled one up and my little on drew legs and a branch. *** Linked to: “It`s Playtime!“, “Kids … Continue reading

January 16, 2012 · 4 Comments

Peg Recipe Holders

We made some Peg Valentines today. I used two different patterned cards but Lil Mermaid preferred the same pattern all the time. These are supposed to be elephants.. but.. :D … Continue reading

January 15, 2012 · 2 Comments

“Scarecrows Party”

No this is not a story about Old McDonald who had a farm. It`s a story “Scarecrows Party”. This is another piece of my daughter`s homework- to make puppets to … Continue reading

November 21, 2011 · 6 Comments

A Cute Little Wormie

Worms are so cute when you are doing craft but not at all cute when you find them in a real apple, are they? *** Linked to: “Kids Get Crafty” … Continue reading

September 20, 2011 · 3 Comments

Wrapping a present

As you may have gathered already, I don`t like shop bought wrapping papers and gift bags. So when we need to wrap a present, it’s always a bit of a … Continue reading

June 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

Posh Fingernails

Well I have never ever in my life had fake finger nails. I have seen quite artistic and nice and loooooong finger nails and I have always thought that they … Continue reading

June 17, 2011 · 1 Comment

Sipsik in the City

Today we made some city scenes. Annabel helped me with the first one. We got our inspiration from Mister Maker of course. No surprise there. We are going to use … Continue reading

June 11, 2011 · 3 Comments

Want to see what`s inside these cute boxes?

Well… jewellery of course! Annabel got aqua beads for her birthday so she has been making little things every evening. For the ring we used just a strip of cereal … Continue reading

June 10, 2011 · 5 Comments

Lil Astronaut

I was thinking of asking my little one to take some photos for Red Ted`s Art linky today.. but she was too busy. After school she decided to go into SPACE! (Kitchen … Continue reading

June 8, 2011 · 4 Comments

A Little Present For Teacher

Annbel decorated this little box for her teachers. Box tutorial.

June 6, 2011 · Leave a comment


Whilst I was making the teddy bear`s baskets my little one was busy  making the rocket and… A Superbear! The bear has got pink wings and purple flames! Lil Mermaid: … Continue reading

June 4, 2011 · 1 Comment

A Day with Planets!

Planets have been a topic in our house for a few days now as Annabel is studying planets at school. So it was the perfect time to make a picture … Continue reading

May 28, 2011 · 4 Comments

Beautiful Summer Flowers

We made some backgrounds this afternoon (using a mixture of wallpaper glue and paint). It`s good to have some ready made backgrounds handy because very often it takes so long … Continue reading

May 26, 2011 · 3 Comments

Väikesed kroonid

Lots of people have made these loo roll crowns in blogworld lately and we are no  exception. Actually I saw these lovely crowns in lilla a– s blog a while … Continue reading

May 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

Pretty Handprint Flowers

We visited  our little friend again today and Annabel wanted to make some huge yellow sunflowers  with her. But our little friend only loves pink and purple .. so the … Continue reading

April 26, 2011 · Leave a comment



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