crafts

Build a Mini-Crate Pencil Holder at Home Depot

Build a Mini-Crate Pencil Holder Come learn how to build a mini-crate pencil holder FREE hands-on workshops; designed for children ages 5 – 12 All kid get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron, and a commemorative pin while supplies last. Children must be present at the store to participate in the workshop and receive the kit, apron and pin. Kids Workshop activities are

Upcoming Events at Wave Hill

SAT, APRIL 12    FAMILY ART PROJECT: DRAWING ON NATURE Use materials like sticks and wax to sketch nature in an innovative way. Visiting artist and current Glyndor Gallery exhibitor Linda Stillmandemonstrates an easy staining technique to add touches of color to our sketches, using dirt and flowers. Watch all the pieces come together as we combine individual projects to make an outdoor, group installation. Free, and admission to the grounds is

Easter Picks from Oriental Trading

Bronxmama Easter Party Picks from Oriental Trading Pastel Round Easter Baskets These baskets are the perfect size for an Easter event we are helping out with. Big enough to hold eggs for their egg hunt- but perfect size for those little egg hunters, these baskets are adorable and at a great price for large parties. $6.00/dozen Animal Egg Decorating Craft Kit Dying and painting eggs is fun, but these animal

Recap: BronxMama Costume Dance Party

October is always a fun month full of apple picking, pumpkin picking, and Halloween activities- and it’s one of our favorite months to plan activities for! This weekend Bronxmama hosted our first ever Halloween Costume Dance party. Let’s just say it was a SPOOKtacular event! Held at Beso Lounge here in the Bronx, our little ghosts..OOPS I mean guests- had the chance to do Halloween crafts, munch on healthy snacks,

This weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, OCTOBER 12    FAMILY ART PROJECT: BUILDINGS ON THE LAND With the Family Art Project back in its original home in Wave Hill House, consider the varied structures at Wave Hill. Then create your own homey structure using clay, cardboard and natural and recycled materials. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. WAVE HILL HOUSE, 10AM‒1PM             SUN, OCTOBER 13    BIRDING WALK Naturalist Gabriel Willow contributes his

Doubling Up: Craft that doubles as a toy

A lot of crafting goes on in this house. Between a country mom who made everything from floral arrangements to bird houses, and a dad who has made enough model airplanes to fill his basement ceiling- it’s no wonder I passed my project making genes onto my 7 year old. You know it’s bad when I have to tell her to stop making crafts. You see, I’m all for crafting.