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    Paper Mache Bowls!! OK!  Keeping in line with Recycling!!  Still gots tons of Tissue paper right?  And with Valentines Day gone, I’m sure your left with plenty of red and white. No worries!  Lets find a better use for that stuff other than cluttering up a landfill! Things you need: 1. Cheap Plastic Bowl ( I found a set of two at the dollar tree) 2. Modge Podge (you can use any paper Mache glue formula, but for what I did, Modge Podge worked best. 3. Tissue Paper (any color), best if cut into small strips or squares 4. Scissors (Kids get help with an Adult!) 5. LOTS OF TIME…

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    ChaosSun’s Crafts

    Recycle Yule Poppet! GO GREEN!  That seems to be the no way to go, Recycle, reuse, reduce.  Well heck!  The holidays are no exception. I’m the notorious one to Recycle unwanted presents among my friends, but rarely do I ever get a gift I don’t keep.  I suppose it’s that dragon side of me that keeps things.   However..the one thing that seems to stock pile, year after year!  No matter how much of it I try and use is Tissue paper, Wrapping Ribbon, and wrapping paper.  And Tape, but lets face it, we can alluse a bit of tape year round. So…Lately I’ve liked the idea of Poppet Dolls. Some…

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    ChaosSun’s Crafts

    Prosperity Wheels The new year is coming…It’s  time to reflect on the past and set goals for the future.  This tool gives you an easy ability to focus your energy on changing what it is you want to change, and to help achieve the goals you want to make! What you need: 1. Paper plate, or circle cut out of poster board or card stock. 2. paint, markers, crayons, colored Pencils 3. Ruler or straight edge 4. magazine pictures, actual picture, talent for drawing or sketching 5. Glue or tape 6. A paper fastener(I’ve always called them brads) 7. An idea of what you want your Wheel to represent! Ok…

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    ChaosSun’s Crafts

    God’s Eye An oldie but goodie!! I think I’ve seen these made at nearly every school I attended in life. So lets get started First off your gonna need a few things! Items Needed: *2 sticks (Chop sticks, dowling rods cut to size, popcicle sticks, just to name a few) *string, ribbon, or yarn ( I like the kind that changes color to create a neat pattern) *Hot Glue gun or tacky glue (Kids get your parents help with the hot glue gun) Optional Items: Small charms or old jewelry Tassels Step 1: using the glue gun cross your stick in the middle using the glue dab a bit so…