papercraft

Woodland Creatures – A Toddler Craft for Autumn

Woodland Creatures – A Toddler Craft for Autumn

After welcoming in the cooler days of autumn with our hand dyed paper leaf wreath, we have a bit of a bug for autumn colours and textures in our toddler art and crafting at the moment. As well as the falling leaves we have been […]

The Paper Leaf Wreath: A Fantastic Toddler Artwork Collaboration For Your Home

The Paper Leaf Wreath: A Fantastic Toddler Artwork Collaboration For Your Home

The last few weeks have ben a bit of a whirlwind here at Castle Codd. I’ve steadily been busy making things to bring us into the new season, which is one of my favourite of the year, and is now always brought in with a […]

The Roundybirb Project

The Roundybirb Project

More than a decade ago I learned to draw in Photoshop. I’ve used Photoshop for the creation of illustrations and graphics far more than I have used it for photo editing. It was all I had access to at the time, and so that was […]

Toddler Craft: Colourful Paper Leaves

Toddler Craft: Colourful Paper Leaves

Our last big toddler crafting project, the Tissue Paper Watercolour Rainbow, was such a big hit both for the fun creative process and finished piece that I decided to play with the technique a bit more for our next project together. This time I thought […]

Paper & Found Twig Art Of A Garden Bird

Paper & Found Twig Art Of A Garden Bird

A good friend and very special person to me recently commented that she loved the blue tit papercuts¬†I had been working on. They were not intended for any particular project and I hadn’t yet worked out what, if anything, I could do with them. A […]

Tissue Paper Sun-Catcher Butterflies – A Toddler & Child Art Project

Tissue Paper Sun-Catcher Butterflies – A Toddler & Child Art Project

The summer break from nursery is upon us and so we are embarking upon a summer of toddler arts and crafts. The UK is currently experiencing a heatwave, and the oppressive heat has given us even more reason to stay indoors in the shade and […]