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18” Doll Christmas Inspired Crafts- Christmas Tree & Fireplace!

said on December 12th, 2012 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Dolls

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This past weekend we had a very fun 18'' doll accessory crafting workshop here in Northern Virginia! The girls crafted some doll size Christmas items!  We made everything from a mini tree complete with ornaments to a fireplace complete with fire and hanging stockings!  The girls got to paint white bricks on their fireplace, then decorate with Christmas stickers, and hang stockings.  They even made a mini pretend fire with logs and flames to sit under the fireplace. They also had fun...Continue Reading!

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Make Your Own Mini Christmas Teddy Bear Craft

said on December 11th, 2012 filed under: Crafting, Girl Scout, Patch Kits

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Do you need a fun holiday inspired craft that is fun and easy?  Do you like mini size crafts? If so this craft is perfect for you to make with the kiddos!  Make this cute and tiny Christmas bear! C&L Christmas Bear Craft Supplies: tacky glue 1 jumbo size pom pom (about 2 or 2.5 inches or so...this is for the body) 1 slightly smaller pom pom (this is for the head) 2  matching size pom poms for bottom paws 5 matching size small pom poms for the top...Continue Reading!

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Jeweler Junior Badge Girl Scout Workshop!

said on December 6th, 2012 filed under: Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Girl Scout Workshops, Nature Crafting

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This past weekend we had our Jeweler Junior workshop in Northern Virginia, and the Girl Scout juniors earned their Jeweler badge! The junior scouts had tons of fun making all different kinds of jewelry.  They had to complete a few requirements in order to earn that Jeweler badge.  We decided to put a fun twist on the requirements and make necklaces and bracelets made from nature, hardware, paper and even toilet paper rolls! You can make very cool and unique jewelry with just about anything.  Take a...Continue Reading!

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Brownie Girl Scouts Earned Their Stitch-It-Together Try-It!

said on December 3rd, 2012 filed under: Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Girl Scout Workshops, Sewing, Sewing Kits, Sewing Workshops

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This past weekend at our Stitch It Together Workshop here in Northern Virginia, the Girl Scout brownies learned how to sew! The brownies earned their stitch-it-together try-it by completing a few fun sewing projects!  First the girls learned a little about safety with needles and scissors then we jumped right into the fun stuff!  They made a felt bookmark and sewed a cute felt flower button on it.  Their favorite project was a mini Christmas inspired stuffed creature!  They learned a whip...Continue Reading!

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Kids Christmas Candy Craft–Gingerbread House!

said on December 2nd, 2012 filed under: Cooking & Edible Crafting, Cooking with the Kiddos, Crafting

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Who doesn't love a good homemade gingerbread house during the holiday season?! Here at Cupcakes and Lace we LOVE crafting, colors, and fun...and this gingerbread candy house is all of the above!  This Christmas craft is always a big hit with the kiddos. Believe it or not you don't need to spend to much money to make a great gingerbread house!  We decided to take a trip inside the kitchen pantry for most of the items such as:  graham crackers, icing, food coloring, and sprinkles.  We...Continue Reading!

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Fun Kids Nature Craft Idea- Acorn Lady Necklace!

said on December 1st, 2012 filed under: Crafting, Girl Scout Workshops, Nature Crafting

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This is a great craft idea for the Jeweler Junior Girl Scout badge or for anyone with a passion for crafting with materials found in nature! At our upcoming Girl Scout Jeweler Badge Workshop here in Northern Virginia, we are going to be making this cute acorn nature necklace!  We got inspired by all the leaves and acorns on the ground that we decided we should come up with a fun nature jewelry craft for the workshop!  In the workshop the girls will...Continue Reading!

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18” DOLL PRINCESS DRESS SHOP! At Our 12/8 AG Christmas Workshop!

said on November 28th, 2012 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, Crafting, Dolls

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At our upcoming Doll Accessory Christmas Tree & Fireplace Workshop in Northern Virginia, we will be having our 3rd annual 18'' Doll Holiday Princess Dress shop! The girls will be having loads of fun on December 8th crafting tons of mini Christmas themed items for their doll.  We will be teaching the girls how to make mini Christmas trees complete with tiny ornaments, mini candy canes, presents and more.  They will also be making an 18'' doll size brick fireplace complete with hanging stockings,...Continue Reading!

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Make Your Own Spatacular Sugar Scrub!

said on November 27th, 2012 filed under: Crafting, Girl Scout Workshops

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At one of our recent Girl Scout badge workshops in Northern Virginia, the girls had a fun day of all things spa! The SPAtacular Me try-it workshop was a fun filled class where the girls learned about relaxation with deep breathing and music, made homemade spa products, and decorated sleepy eye masks! One of the spa products the girls learned how to make was sugar scrub.  Sugar scrub is super easy to make, smells great and is a great skin moisturizer!  Follow the...Continue Reading!

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Unique Holiday Gift – Teddy Bear Picnic Crafting Kit

said on November 26th, 2012 filed under: Craft Kits, Crafting

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Our new Teddy Bear Picnic Crafting kit makes a great holiday gift for that special little crafter in your life! If you have a young child that has a love for crafting, mini items or Teddy bears then this is the perfect gift!   Each kit comes with a cuddly GUND teddy bear, detailed instructions and all supplies to complete a mini picnic.  When Teddy arrives at your home he will need a new friend to help him start a camp fire,...Continue Reading!

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Make Your Own 18″ Doll Treats

said on November 12th, 2012 filed under: Crafting, Dolls

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Our 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops are tons of fun for young girls! At one of our recent doll accessory workshops we taught the girls how to make mini three tiered treat stands, complete with pretend goodies!  Do you or your child have a passion for all things mini?  If so  then this is just the craft project for you! Three Tiered Stand Supplies: Scissors Glue Card stock Craft foam Straw Clay Magic (or anything similar) Mini candy (OPTIONAL- we used the mini mints found in the wedding section of...Continue Reading!

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