Entries by Jacinta

Stop Motion Animation workshop

  <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/5TVbPo8UL5g” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> So, I ended up going to a stop-motion animation workshop. It is something that has always intrigued me and I follow a few people involved in this area on social media. When I received a text from a friend about a weekend course in stop-motion animation two weeks […]

Our new website

Over the past couple of weeks we have been working away changing our website and making it more mobile friendly and easier to navigate around. I also have new ranges for you to meet. The family dolls I have been working on a long time. They  make a very special present, as they are custom made […]

Weaving on a hula hoop frame with recycled T-shirts part 2

This is part 2 of weaving on a hula hoop frame with T-shirts. We introduced a new colour after a couple of rows. After the colour white the kids decided to choose the rainbow colour. We were lucky enough to have a rainbow tie dyed T-shirt. I showed them another weaving technique called Soumak.    After […]

Marbling inks with kids

I decided to buy marbling inks for the kids during the summer. I thought in between summer camps and day trips it would be an interesting art activity to make with them. Here is a list of what you need Old T-shirts A tray we used an old pyrex dish paintbrushes Newspaper Marbling inks Paper […]