making things (book)
an illustrated compilation of 125 educational and creative crafting ideas for children of all ages! from stamp-making to weaving patterns, the kids will never be bored again. a rewarding alternative to screen time, this book has won a scientific american young reader's award and a parent's choice silver honor award.
includes activities like stamp-making with fruits and vegetables, a thrumming loom, a bird feeder, hammered wire jewelry, cloth book jackets, bread sculptures and so much more!
“Highly recommended...encourages individual freedom for creative expression and pride in accomplishments.” -Curriculum Advisory Service, in Fine Arts Magazine