Tag Archives: felt

Pom-pom Judy Hopps Doll – Spotlight Zootopia Craft

Why is it that when a fella tells people that he is making pom-poms, other blokes get uncomfortable and question his manhood? When are people going to publicly admit that everyone, and I mean  EVERYONE, loves a good pom-pom? It's been a long time between dad-crafts but here I am, back with a cool Zootopia craft … Continue Reading ››

Mr Twit’s Beard Toddler Activity – Dad Craft for Roald Dahl Day

Tomorrow is Roald Dahl's birthday which has been officially retitled ROALD DAHL DAY!

And, like every Aussie child of the 80's, I grew up mesmerized by the magical worlds of his books. People tend to go on about Charlie & the Chocolate Factory or Matilda but the book that was my Dahl favourite was … 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 ››

Instant Toy Story Woody Costume: Kids Cowboy Fancy Dress – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

The week is almost wrapped, but here comes my DIY Dad Challenge entry, careening around the corner. SCREEEEEEEEEEEEEEEECH! Crash. Bang. Obligatory bouncing tyre. This week I was stumped by:

Cotton Apron & Fabric Glue (click here to check out the Apron and then here to see … Continue Reading ››

A Dad Gets Crafty with CleverPatch Christmas Presents – Day 3: Star Wars Jawa tea light holder

Welcome to not-really-hump day! The big difference this week is that there is no hump, just an ever inclining scale of crafty AWESOME! (You can check out Day 2: Star Trek Communicator mobile phone holder by clicking here) Today's CleverPatch ingredients … Continue Reading ››