It’s that time of the year again where creatures from the darkest depths of the world come out to play! Even creatures made out of paper, that help you remember which page you were on in your favourite book. In this tutorial I will show you how to make a black cat paper bookmark. But you can use these instructions to create any horrific creature you like, such as a vampire or Frankenstein. These Halloween paper bookmarks are the perfect treat for a friend and best of all they only take 5 minutes to make.
Unleash your imagination with this paper craft pirate story-telling pack! Everything you need to create a pirate themed story in a shoe box. Download our printable paper craft pirate story-telling pack here. It comes with a ship, island, palm trees, pirates and of course a treasure chest! Best of all if something is missing you can create your own props or pirates on a piece of paper. To get you started here is some simple instructions to create an awesome pirate ship.
Today I am going to show you an exciting way to make story writing more fun for kids. Pop-up books are a brilliant for making stories literally pop off the page and bring them to life. A pop-book can be the perfect birthday gift and best of all you can make it from materials around the house for free. Follow my easy pop-up book tutorial and you will be able to make a pop-up book within hours!
Today is world origami day! Origami is the Japanese art of folding paper into various creative things, such as animals and flowers. Here’s a quick origami fact – Did you know that in Japan a paper crane is considered a symbol of peace! To celebrate this wonderful day I have created an easy origami fox tutorial, so you too can get involved:
Today’s paper craft activity is based on the classic paper fortune teller – but with a very educational twist! You may have used a paper fortune teller in the past to tell the fortunes of your friends or even as a way of tricking them into doing silly things! The purpose of my fortune teller is not to tell fortunes but to help you write stories. This ‘paper story idea generator’ is the perfect tool to use if you are ever stuck on ideas or inspiration for your stories!