April — Month of the Military Child; Suggested Crafts

April has been designated as Month of the Military Child. The Month of the Military Child has some great information up as well as some awesome ideas for lesson plans for teachers, scrapbook ideas and arts and crafts links. Go HERE for more information.

Here’s a sample of some of the arts and crafts links you will find:

  • #1 Mom & #1 Dad Picture Frames
  • Beaded Flag Tin
  • Beaded Wrapped Pens
  • Felt Bookmark
  • Flower Pencil
  • Foam Egg Magnet
  • Fresh Paint Window Garden
  • Gift Bags
  • Example of the first craft page and directions you will find:

    Designed by: Casey Kortas for Fibre-Craft Materials Corp® (www.Fibrecraft.com,www.creativehands.com)
    Skill Level: Easy

    Decorate a colorful picture frame for your mom or dad using Creative Hands® Cool Foam® Stickers! Just peel & stick to create the perfect gift for the perfect parent!

    #1 mom frame #1 dad frame


    • Creative Hands® #8685-99 #1 Fun Frame
    • Creative Hands® #22402-01 Crazy Creatures 3-D Foam Stickers
    • Creative Hands® #22432-01 Alphabet & Numbers 3-D Foam Stickers
    • Tape or craft glue


    1. Trim a photo down to 4 ¼-in x 5 ¼-in and tape or glue to backside of frame opening. Replace backing.
    2. Peel & stick Crazy Creature, alphabet and number Cool Foam® stickers to decorate front of frame.

    5 Responses to “April — Month of the Military Child; Suggested Crafts”

    1. 10 Ways to Celebrate Military Children - AllMilitary.com's Military Blog Says:

      [...] crafts that they can give to their parents, whether they are deployed or still at home. For some great craft ideas, check out our spouse and family section. 4. Spend a day with a child making a unique scrapbook [...]

    2. Celeste Says:

      I know it’s not “crafts,” but Stiletto Gear, a fashion boutique for military families, is releasing adorable new “Military Brat” tees to celebrate the Month of the Military Child… great gifts for your favorite military brat! http://www.stilettogear.com.

    3. Marquitta Mixson Says:

      What a wonderful collection! I always miss your collections!

    4. Rodrick Zollicoffer Says:

      That you are my role models. Thank you for your write-up

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