Paper Art Crafts for Kids


Bookmarks the Spot Paper Art Craft
Bookmarks the Spot Paper Art Craft
Bookmarks the Spot Paper Art Craft
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People who can't get around much, such as the elderly or sick, often find reading to be a cheerful escape. You can add an extra spark of warmth to their reading with this Bookmarks the Spot Paper Art Craft.

What You'll Need:

  • Card stock
  • Scissors
  • Markers
  • Glue
  • Magazines
  • Greeting cards
  • Sequins
  • Ribbon
  • Stickers
  • Buttons

How to make paper bookmarks: Step 1: Cut 2x5-inch strips of card stock. Step 2: Decorate the strips with colorful designs or inspirational sayings cut out from magazines or greeting cards and lots of bright bits and pieces you find around the house. Ask your local senior center or home for the elderly to pass them out to folks who might need a little lift -- or ask permission to go to the center and hand them out yourself. The personal touch may really touch some seniors' lives.On the next page, learn to create a custom calendar. You'll never forget the date again!For more creative crafts for kids, check out:

How to make paper bookmarks: Step 1: Cut 2x5-inch strips of card stock. Step 2: Decorate the strips with colorful designs or inspirational sayings cut out from magazines or greeting cards and lots of bright bits and pieces you find around the house. Ask your local senior center or home for the elderly to pass them out to folks who might need a little lift -- or ask permission to go to the center and hand them out yourself. The personal touch may really touch some seniors' lives.On the next page, learn to create a custom calendar. You'll never forget the date again!For more creative crafts for kids, check out:

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