Happy Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day

Dad’s personal TV remote holder Here’s a functional, easy gift idea for Dad that kids can make and a great way to re-purpose those old ties Dad has been getting for years 🙂 Dad will never lose the TV remote again with this easy-to-make container with a pocket for pad and pen or a place to hide secret messages. Now all Dad has to do is sit back in his favorite chair and chill! Materials Needed for Dad’s Personal TV Remote...

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Papier Mâché Bowl

Papier Mâché Bowl

A blue bowl with a bright center. Empty out your pockets! A great catchall for collectibles found at the end of the day. White glue Shredded paper strips Water Gesso Saran Wrap Blue painter’s tape Craft paint (2 colors) Black marker Here’s how: Select a bowl for your size Wrap Saran Wrap tightly around outside of bowl Use painter’s blue tape to secure wrap inside of bowl Dip shredded paper strips into mixture of water and glue...

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Tom & his dog Paco

Tom & his dog Paco

Tom & his dog Paco A whimsical sculpture created for the garden or home. Gather old pots and pans and make the dynamic duo.   E6000 glue Glue gun Pots, pans, bowls and lids Bolts, screws, handles and knobs Bottle caps Slinky A scrubby Wire cutters Here’s how: Build from the bottom up Always let dry thoroughly before adding another part Use both glues together as you need them Save Save Save...

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So. San Francisco Scavenger Co. #2

So. San Francisco Scavenger Co. #2

Get a sneak preview of the latest additions to the 4R Learning Center remodel at the South San Francisco Scavenger Company. The grand opening is scheduled for September, but the Goddess’ friends and followers are getting a special peek at some of her recycling projects designed to create curiosity and discovery about recycling for kids (and adults) that attend the Center. READ PART 1 Click for instructions and materials needed for: Eppie the...

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Eppie the Little Elephant

Eppie the Little Elephant

This cute elephant doesn’t squirt water, but she is created from three water bottles. Eppie leads a quiet life and doesn’t travel with the thundering herd. She’s the ruler of her own domain. 3 water bottles Bottle tops Rice Glue gun Clear wide tape Google eyes 1 pipe cleaner Silver or gray tissue paper Flexi straw Gray felt White glue and water Ribbon Craft foam: pink & white Small decorative hat Here’s how: Cut two...

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