Welcome to Aunt Annie's Crafts!
Take a look around. You'll find crafting fun for children, teens and
A craft how-to is featured each Monday, with a special craft treat added each Wednesday, and at the end of the week it's
Friday Fun with
simple crafts for families, groups or classrooms.
Featured this week:
Super easy petal envelopes!
Featured last week: More pop-up card fun!
Step Pop-Up Cards
- Make a pop-up greeting card for a
variety of occasions. See how easy it is to make a step pop-up
mechanism, also sometimes called a platform or double-slit pop-up. Once
you learn this technique, it's a simple matter to create pop-up cards of
your own design.
Wednesday Treat: Pop-up card template! More
Last week's Wednesday treat
was a set of templates for making a variety of
Step Pop-Up Cards! Just choose the pop-up step size(s)
for your card, then cut out. Align the template(s) on the card blank's
folded edge and trace. No measuring needed!
The pattern includes templates for making a 3-step pop-up like the
sample pop-up card.
Last Week's Friday Fun: How to cut
five-pointed stars and string a garland!
Patriotic Star Garland - Cut five-pointed stars
(it's really easy!) from red, white and blue paper and string them
to make a garland! Use the garland to decorate for Memorial Day, Flag
Day or the Fourth of July. This is a great craft for kids and
For more family, classroom or group crafts see the
Friday Fun Crafts collection!
Here's a sample of the crafting fun from previous weeks.
Visit the Project Index
to see it all.
Looking for crafts for family, classroom or group craft time?
Check out the Friday Fun index for quick and easy crafts.