Mrs Claus and Santa Toy: Peg Dolls

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mrs claus peg doll

Mrs Claus and Santa Toy: Handmade Peg dolls       Santa and Mrs Claus took the time to pose for a quick photo before Santa’s big journey begins this weekend….>Don’t they look sweet together? (This was our crafty project at last weekend’s Crafternoon #6 hosted by me)     If you’d like to make your own Santa and Mrs…

Angel or Fairy Wee Peg Dolls: A how-to tutorial

Posted under Christmas, Dolls

angel peg dolls

My friend Valerie made these dolls many years ago. I have always loved them as they have sat on my ornament shelf. So, when I needed to make some angel dolls for a recent swap organised by Margaret of We Bloom Here , I made a new set of golden angels too. My peg doll forms come from Casey’s Wood…

How to make a bee mobile using a wooden bee body

Posted under Nature and Animal Crafts, Spring


These little timber shapes come from Casey’s Wood To make a bee, all you do is paint the body with yellow acrylic paint. Add a few stripes around the body. and a cute face. Cut a small 2cm square of mesh netting for the wings. Run a gather stitch through the centre, and pull it in tight. Tie this around…