Popular DIY Crafts to Accompany Your Storytelling

Love reading and making with your child? We’ve created a collection of simple DIY crafts for you to make with your child as an accompaniment. From forest animals to fantastical creatures to characters that spark imagination, I’m sure there’s a theme and DIY craft for you!

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Ocean Torchlight DIY Craft to Find Your Fish!

Ocean Torchlight DIY Craft to Find Your Fish!

Become an ocean explorer while staying dry with this ocean torchlight DIY craft Celebrating June with this ocean torchlight DIY craft, since there’s a line up of days commemorating our

Pineapple Tart DIY Craft from Recycled Ang Pows

Pineapple Tart DIY Craft from Recycled Ang Pows

The best part of Chinese New Year has gotta be the snacks! We’ve got a waist-friendly pineapple tart DIY craft which you can have as many as you want for

Penguin DIY Craft: Waddle I Do Without You?

Penguin DIY Craft: Waddle I Do Without You?

Make your own penguin out of ice-cream sticks & cardboard! We are especially thrilled with this DIY penguin craft, which my husband thought of whilst watching a nature documentary  whilst

Mulan Calligraphy: Trace Your Movie Quote

Mulan Calligraphy: Trace Your Movie Quote

Be as strong as a girl, fight hard like a girl and be as beautiful as a girl! We got such good feedback from our Frozen calligraphy that we’ve decided to

Paper Doll: The Simple Bear Necessities

Paper Doll: The Simple Bear Necessities

Enjoy some screen-free fun with this Bear Paper Doll Did you have a paper doll when you were young? I used to ogle over paper doll books in my school

Easter Colouring Sheet: Some Bunny Somewhere:

Easter Colouring Sheet: Some Bunny Somewhere:

Rabbits are a symbol of new life and hope. Let’s celebrate with this Easter colouring sheet! This Easter weekend is one of the oddest, with churches, restaurants and schools closed.

Mickey Mouse CNY DIY Ornament

Mickey Mouse CNY DIY Ornament

Swinging in the Year of the Rat! We’ve been thinking extra hard about what Chinese New Year decoration to make using things around the house, especially with unused ang pows!

Frozen Calligraphy: Trace Your Movie Quote

Frozen Calligraphy: Trace Your Movie Quote

The Perfect Christmas Gift from the Heart! I just rewatched Frozen in anticipation of the upcoming sequel and found some lines of wisdom which look great on any wall as

Olaf Marshmallow Snowman for Frozen Fun

Olaf Marshmallow Snowman for Frozen Fun

Do you wanna build an Olaf Marshmallow Snowman? Our first food craft! This Olaf marshmallow snowman is a team effort from my younger sister, brother and I! My sis and

Treasure Chest DIY Craft for Pirates

Treasure Chest DIY Craft for Pirates

Ahoy there, matey! What pirate bounty would you stash in your treasure chest? Yohoho and a bottle of rum, the pirate’s life for me! We’ve been consciously thinking of ways

Dancing Dragon Playground DIY Craft

Dancing Dragon Playground DIY Craft

Recreate the Nostalgic Playgrounds of Singapore! Every Singaporean worth their salt will recognise this iconic dragon playground! We’ve been seeing them in store windows, t-shirts and souvenirs, and were inspired

Lion King DIY Craft: Hear Me Roar

Lion King DIY Craft: Hear Me Roar

Roar Like Simba, The Lion King! We want to help your child feel as brave and majestic as Simba, so we’ve created a Lion King DIY craft which allows little

Aladdin DIY Craft: A Whole New World

Aladdin DIY Craft: A Whole New World

Make your own Aladdin DIY craft around the world wheel! I’ve been so excited to share this as my fave crafts to date. Presenting….  Aladdin DIY craft! *fireworks and poofs

Detective Pikachu DIY Craft: A Crafty Case

Detective Pikachu DIY Craft: A Crafty Case

Make your own Detective Pikachu DIY case out of things around the house! I have a confession: I play Pokemon Go. With my husband. We are very familiar with all

Marvel Avengers DIY Craft: Higher, Further, Faster!

Marvel Avengers DIY Craft: Higher, Further, Faster!

Make your Marvel Avengers DIY craft out of simple at-home materials and watch them flyyyy! Who loves Iron Man, Thor  and Captain  America? ME TOO! To curb the anticipation, we’ve

Dumbo DIY Craft: Soar Like An Elephant!

Dumbo DIY Craft: Soar Like An Elephant!

Make your own Dumbo DIY Craft at home! Dumbo, the live action Disney movie is airing soon and I had to make my own Dumbo DIY craft to celebrate this

Made any of these DIY crafts with your child?  Tag me with #PositiveLeePeilinDIY if you create these, or leave a comment at @PositiveLeePeilin on Facebook or Instagram.  I’d love to see!
Are there any themes you would like me to review? Email me at postiveleepeilin@gmail.com.

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