Kids Corner Department

Kids Corner Department Logo Encourage your child’s creativity with crafts geared just for him or her. Our Kids’ Corner features free project ideas suitable for children of any age. Look for games and activities, as well as educational materials and craft instructions created for kids.

This is a great place to go on those rainy days to keep your child occupied in a fun and creative way!

Our online shopping center allows you to stock up on supplies for crafts meant for kids.


Recent Videos and Tutorials

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    Creatology Kids Craft Kits

    A review of a few Creatology Kids crafts which would be great to put into the kids Easter basket.
    In addition, links for purchasing these kits.

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    Braided Bracelet

    With this free project, you can make a stylish braided bracelet with spool knitted cord.
    This bracelet slips over the hand and can be made to match a favorite outfit, in school colors or as a holiday accent.

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    Decoupage A Box

    Learn how to decorate a plain box using scrapbook paper and Mod Podge by watching our video tutorial and reading our step-by-step written instructions with photos.
    Decoupage boxes are great decorative accents for your home or make and use as special gift boxes.

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    Hair Scrunchies

    Learn how to sew a fabric hair scrunchies. By using different fabric you can make scrunchies for any occasion or fashion outfit.
    Watch our video tutorial and read the our easy step-by-step picture tutorial to make scrunchies.

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    Heart Pencil Favor

    Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and it is time to come up with a small favor or card your child to handout to friends and classmates.
    These heart pencil valentine favors are a great candy-free alternative and the pencil can be used long after the holiday is over.

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    Love You Keyring

    Do you need a quick DIY gift for someone special? Make this quick and fun keyring with plastic canvas. Free pattern and instructions.
    This project can be completed in an evening.

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    T-Shirt Tote

    How to make a t-shirt tote bag by recycling an old tee shirt. This simple and quick tote bag can be made in less than a half hour and is so easy to make even someone learning to use can made it.

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    Valentine' Day Heart Mobile

    Time for DIY Valentine's Day crafts. Learn how to make a heart mobile for Valentine's Day. This mobile will look so festive in a home.
    Kids and grandkids will love helping to make it.

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Book and Magazine Recommendations

  •   Finger Knitting

    Finger Knitting

    Mary Beth TempleWith clear instructions and colorful step-by-step photos, author Mary Beth Temple demonstrates the basic finger knitting techniques that you need to know. She shows you how to make 13 totally cute projects, from bracelets, necklaces, scarves, belts, and headbands, to wreaths, coasters, rugs, and pillows.

  • American Girl Magazine

    American Girl Magazine

    Created especially for girls age 8 and up, American Girl is an appealing, age-appropriate alternative to teen magazines. Features advice, crafts, contests, puzzles, games, giggles, and more!

Free Items of the Week

  • 25+ Mother's Day Craft Ideas

    25+ Mother's Day Craft Ideas

    Trying to decide what to give for Mother's Day this year?
    Homemade gifts have a special meaning by showing your love. We have rounded up some of our favorite Mother's Day craft project.  From

New Stuff

  • Apple - Apple Camp

    Kids ages 8–12 will explore their creativity through fun, hands-on projects across four tracks ranging from coding to art & design. Cost: Free. Learn more at the website.  From

  • Barnes and Noble - Summer Reading

    Participation is a fun and easy way for kids to earn free books. Read any eight books this summer and record them in your Summer Reading Journal (download here in either English or Español). Tell us which part of the book is your favorite, and why. Bring your completed journal to a Barnes & Noble store between August 1st and August 31st, 2019. Choose your FREE reading adventure.  From  Barnes and Noble

  • Bow Tie Cinemas - Free Summer Kids Series 2019

    A series of great family films Tuesday and Wednesdays, starting June 25 and ending August 21. Seating starts at 10:00 a.m. Absolutely Free Admission! Seating limited to theater capacity; tickets issued on a first come-first served basis.  From  Bow Tie Cinemas

  • Bowling - Free Bowling for Kids

    Purchase a summer games season pass and bowl 3 games every day at a bowling center (shoe rental included), all for one low price. Passes are valid from May 20 to September 2, 2019. The perfect family activity for hot (rainy) summer days. Find out more details here.  From  Bowlero

  • Cinemaworld's Summer KidFest

    Free movies seven days a week, all summer long at 10:00 a.m. Check details at the website. children are FREE. Adults are just $2 or FREE with the donation of a non-perishable pet-food item to benefit the Brevard County Humane Society. Learn more.  From  Cinemaworld

  • Classic Cinemas

    This year the Series will be 10 weeks of fun and will run every Wednesday starting June 5th – August 7. The Series will only show G or PG-rated films, which makes it perfect for all ages! Admission is only $1 per person! More information on the website.  From  Classic Cinemas

  • Club - Lego Club Magazine - Free

    Free LEGO Club Magazine Subscription.  From  Lego Club

  • National Park - Junior Ranger Badge

    Visit a national park, learn and interact at the park and earn a junior ranger badge.  From  National Park Service

  • Regal Entertainment - Summer Movie Express

    Movies are shown every Tuesday and Wednesday at 10 a.m. from June thru August.  From  Regal Movies

  • Showcase Cinemas - Bookworm Wednesday

    Free movies Wednesday morning at 10:00 a.m. on July 10, 17 & 24, just bring a book report* with you to the select Bookworm Wednesdays movie and that’s your price of admission! Learn more!  From  Showcase Cinemas

Annette & Chris are a mother/daughter team. We've brought you craft projects and tutorials through this web site for over 20 years.

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