Tag Archives: CleverPatch

CleverDIY review – kids craft monthly subscription box

It's been a long time since I got my dad-craft on and poor Little E has been missing our arty explorations the past months. The juggle of newborn, new work and the chaos of having two kids now has not been kind to getting creative. Luckily those spectacular folk from CleverPatch have come up with … Continue Reading ››

Next Week’s Surprise Item: Wooden Clock Making Kit – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

A slight change to your regularly programmed dad-craft; I've been out sick for most of last week, and now doing the interstate family visit over Easter. Which means that I'll not be back at the old dad-work table in time for this week's reveal. So! Here's the crafty surprise item, but check back Friday week to … Continue Reading ››

Melty Hama Bead Rainbow Bowl and Colour Sorting (sort-of) Activity – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

There are things I've done on this blog that I'm proud of. And then there's this week's dad-craft. CleverPatch challenged me to do something amazing with:

Iron-Me Beads & Pegboard (click here to check out the Beads and click Continue Reading ››

Mr Potato Head Magnetic Money Box: Toys for Toddlers – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

It's the final level, I'm facing the boss, and he's got heat seeking missiles to battle my pea-shooter. OR it's the final round, I'm Daniel LaRusso, and Johnny Kreese is staring at my damaged leg. Demos challenged my self-appointed-title of 'Dad-Craft Master' and here we are, ready to reveal our poker hands! Bring it on Dad … Continue Reading ››

Misters of the Universe: Mr Men Meets He-Man. Soft Toys for Toddlers – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

What do you get when you mix kids' favourite Mr Men, with 80's kids' favourites Masters of The Universe (that's He-Man, for all you heathens)? Nothing but AWESOME fun for your toddler! This week CleverPatch challenged me with these old-school craft favourites:

Felt Squares & Wadding (click here to check out … Continue Reading ››

Update – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

Hello to all of you cool-as dad-craft fans out there! (The photo above has nothing to do with this post, but I just wanted to pretend that I was in Frank Sinatra's police photo. We're like twins, right? Right? Hello?) Thanks to the awesome peeps at CleverPatch I've been on a mad crafting mission for the past … Continue Reading ››