Come Craft with Us!

The Motley Kids are streaming Craft-a-Long crafts on Twitch every Sunday at 3 PM EST! 

 

Didn’t catch the stream? Watch the replay on our YouTube channel when it’s convenient for you! We’ll post the craft instructions on the website within a day or two after the stream ends.  

 

Sundays at 3 PM EST

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February 28

A Hobbit Journey

Join the Motley Kids as we make Lembas bread, traveling cloaks, and a Very Special Ring.  

We are using the lembas recipe from “Recipes from a Halfling’s Pantry” at VomitingChicken.com for the cooking portion of this craft!

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To make this craft you’ll need: 

Lembas Bread:
  • 1 cup butter (we used vegan butter because dairy allergies) – bring to room temperature in advance!
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/8 cup honey
  • 2 cups unbleached flour
  • Hand mixer (or stand mixer) — you can do this by hand but it is Not Fun
  • Oven pre-heated to 325 degrees
  • Rolling pin, mixing bowl, biscuit cutter (or butter knife), cookie sheet, silpat or parchment paper, clean workspace for rolling
Hobbit Cloaks:
  • A T-shirt you don’t mind destroying
  • Scissors for cutting fabric
  • Hot glue (always!)
  • Stiff felt
  • A large button (the kind with holes)
  • A chenille stem cut in thirds
  • Bling!
  • Optional: 
  • Double stick foam tape (instead of hot glue sewing)
  • Leaves from silk flowers
  • Something to make small holes in fabric with (like an awl)
One Ring
  • Yellow construction paper or cardstock
  • Grey or black construction paper or cardstock
  • Markers or crayons
  • Glue sticks or craft glue
  • Scissors
  • Straight edge

March 7

a jester's hat with crafting hands

Springtime Suncatchers

The Motley Kids are going hunting for spring things! We’ll collect some signs of spring and turn them into suncatchers…

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To make this craft you’ll need: 

  • Check back soon for a list of supplies!

StreamDate

a jester's hat with crafting hands

Marionette Madness

Join the Motley Kids as we craft some home-grown marionettes!

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To make this craft you’ll need: 

  • Check back soon for a list of supplies!