Winter Ice Craft - Gems
Get inspired with an amazing winter craft project that is great for any age member in the family. Not only is the project easy to make, but the results are beautiful and guaranteed to brighten up any dull winter's day, maybe even cure a severe case of cabin fever.
I have never been excited about winter but I am always excited by art. When I first came across this project, created by HubPages writer Faceless39, I couldn’t wait to get started. It seemed like a surefire way to learn to ‘love’ winter, even if I freeze my hands off doing it.
I am amazed at the beauty and intriguing patterns created when the water freezes. For those of you with two left hands, you should know that the success rate for this project is 100%. You can’t mess this one up. My children and I had great fun filling and freezing the balloons and waiting with great anticipation before peeling away of the balloon layer (directions below).
This is the first time that I have ever been happy about below freezing temperatures sticking around since they allow my ice gems to last that much longer. This craft project is so easy to make and with such amazing results for both kids and adults alike that I strongly suggest you give them a try.
Learn how to make these charming Ice Ornaments
You can also make Ice Sun Catchers
Valentine's Day Sun Catchers
- Breastfeeding | A French vs. American Perspective
French and American mothers approach breastfeeding very differently. While American mothers are encouraged to breast feed for as long as possible, for French women the emphasis leans towards getting back to their former shape.
- Fairy Tales | The Best Stories for Children
Classic fairy tales offer many benefits for children. These stories created by the hands of time strengthen a child's imagination, vocabulary and human understanding.
- How to Enhance your Child's Imagination
Encouraging the development of your child's imagination will help to improve their intelligence. With just a few simple changes you can unlock this potential in your child.
More by Tracy Lynn Conway
- Winter Ice Craft - Sun Catchers
Easy to make and beautiful to look at these Ice Sun Catchers are a great cabin fever buster. With only a few simple supplies children and adults will enjoy creating this fun winter craft project. Great for the whole family.
- Winter Ice Craft - Valentine's Day Sun Catcher
Create a unique, beautiful and easy to make Valentine Sun Catcher using only a few supplies. Adults and kids alike can brighten up the drab winter landscape with a glimmering vision of love. This easy to make craft project is Cupid approved.
- Winter Ice Craft - Hanging Ornaments
Winter Project. Decorate your barren winter landscape with beautiful ice ornaments. This art craft is easy and fun to make for kids and adults alike.
© Copyright 2012 Tracy Lynn Conway with all rights reserved.