Learning Crafts For Kids & Adults


This week the edition of the Virtual Curriculum Fair is on adding beauty to our homeschooling.  For our family one way we do this is having fun with handicrafts!  Our children love to make useful things for the home.  It helps to give them a real sense of purpose in their work.

If you would like to learn how to crochet I’ve made a few beginner video tutorials.

How To Crochet ~ The Chain Stitch

How To Crochet ~ The Single Stitch

How To Crochet ~ The Double Stitch

Knitting Tutorial’s

Long Tail Cast On

The Knit Stitch

The Pearl Stitch

Easy crochet patters to start with.

Cozy Country Shawl Pattern

Easy Crochet Child’s Hat Pattern

Crochet Ribbed Hat

Dying wool with food colour is a super fun activity to do with children.  Then they love to use their created yarn to make gifts with.

Tutorial How To Dye Wool With Food Colouring.


Do you have a post sharing how you add beauty to your homeschool?  Please add it to the linky below!

Check out what my homeschool blog buddies are sharing about the arts and beauty:  (note all links will be live by noon 1/27)

44 Awesome Free Resources to Study Art and Music! by Susan @ Homeschooling Hearts & Minds

Finding Beauty with Classical Composers Monthly by Kristi K. @ The Potter’s Hand Academy

Art and Music Appreciation Resource Lists by Chareen @ Every Bed of Roses

Easy Guided Drawing: Benefits and Resources by Tauna @ Proverbial Homemaker

A Peek into our Homeschool: Seeking Beauty by Brittney @ Mom's Heart

All Things Lovely by Michele P @Family, Faith and Fridays

Virtual Curriculum Fair: the Arts by Jennifer @ a glimpse of our life

You Gotta Have Art! by Lisa@GoldenGrasses

Classical Crochet... Or Something Like That by Laura @ Four Little Penguins

The Art of the Matter by Chelli @ The Planted Trees

Art Curriculum For Homeschoolers by LynnP @ Ladybug Chronicles

The Arts: Creating and Appreciating Beauty by Leah@As We Walk Along the Road

Our Curriculum Choices 2014 ~ The Arts & PDHPE by Renata @ Sunnyside Farm Fun

{Virtual Curriculum Fair 2014} Seeking Beauty: The Arts in Our Classical Homeschool by Sharra @ The Homeschool Marm

Learning Crafts For Kids & Adults by Kim @ Homestead Acres

Finding Time for Beauty in Homeschooling Including Fine Arts by Laura @ Day by Day in Our World

Arts & the Extras ~ These Are Some of Our Favorite Things by HillaryM @ Our Homeschool Studio




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Homestead Acres: Learning Crafts For Kids & Adults
Learning Crafts For Kids & Adults
Homestead Acres
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