Turn your child’s art into Christmas cards

Here’s an really easy way to turn your’ child’s art into Christmas cards.  It may be simple but the cards look gorgeous and make a wonderful keepsake.

Turning your child’s art into a Christmas card – or any-time-of-year card – is a lovely way to share their creativity with someone else they love.

This art card idea makes a great alternative to more ‘craft’-style cards, especially if you prefer child-led art rather than follow-the-steps creations.

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Turn your child’s art into Christmas cards

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How to write a story :: sticker tales!

These stickers tales are lots of fun! They help children learn how to write a story and can give a great spark to their imaginations. I find they are especially good for reluctant writers and kids who love to draw. Here’s how we use stickers to write a story and make our very own books.

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Easy super hero cape :: I Am Super Capes

I believe in the power of play: to nurture children, help them learn, encourage them when they need it, lift spirits and sometimes bring healing. If you’re a regular reader of NurtureStore I know you’re as passionate about giving children plenty of time and opportunity for being creative, using their imaginations and learning through play.

Here’s a tutorial that shows you how to make an easy super hero cape that your children can use for lots of pretend play – but also an invitation to send the power of play to another child who could really do with a super hero boost, joining in with the amazing I Am Super Capes appeal.

Easy super hero cape tutorial - support I Am Super Capes children's organisation.

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Garden sensory play :: petal perfume

Do you remember making petal perfume when you were a child? It’s a lovely garden sensory play idea I’m keen to pass on to my daughter. Here’s how we made ours:A lovely garden sensory play idea - make some homemade petal perfume

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How to make a shell mobile :: seaside craft

Such a pretty seaside craft for kids, and a lovely memento of a beach holiday: here’s how to make a shell mobile.

How to make a shell mobile :: a lovely seaside craft for kids

How to make a shell mobile :: seaside craft

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