Hi! Welcome to “I have crafty kids” I’m glad you’re here. My name is Alyson, and I love crafting! I have created “I Have Crafty Kids” to be a free online resource of crafty ideas, tips, inspiration and helpful insights for anyone whose kids love crafts! Perhaps you do too. Or perhaps craft is the… Read More »Welcome to I Have Crafty Kids
Whether you’re into crafts or not, the chances are your kids will have gotten stuck in at some point. Since starting Beading Brilliant, I have noticed there are generally four types of crafty parent. Some fit squarely into one single category. Others are spread across a couple, depending more often than not on how their… Read More »Which type of Crafty Parent are you?
Almost every child loves a bit of messy play. They love freedom to explore without the usual limits and boundaries. The freedom to quite simply make a mess! Children are active learners. They will undoubtably gain more from experimenting. Messy play is particularly valuable because it stimulates many of their senses at once. They can… Read More »Surviving Messy Play