Tag Archives: Easter

GIVING THANKS

Although we are probably all good at praying when we are in need or in want, sometimes we aren’t as good at giving thanks for what we have and what we receive. Expressing thanks for waking each morning  with the … Continue reading

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IRIS FOLDING EASTER CROSS

The iris folding technique, which resembles the iris of the eye or the lens of a camera, can be used to make greetings cards or a picture to be framed.  Strips of paper are folded in half and then stacked … Continue reading

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BIBLE VERSE EASTER CROSS

This project uses a cross drawn over a puzzle pieces page.  We, God’s people, are the puzzle pieces joined together in communion with Jesus Christ, also a piece of the puzzle.  By His suffering and death on the cross, He … Continue reading

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EASTER PROJECT DRAWINGS

There are six Easter drawings included in this project.  The drawings can be used by any class and with a variety of different art supplies.  I have added suggestions and samples of a few ways to use the drawings, but … Continue reading

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LENT TO EASTER

This Lenten project is meant to encourage the children to stay motivated throughout the Lenten season.  While doing this Lenten craft, use the opportunity to share, with the children, the need for prayer and giving.  Have them suggest specific actions … Continue reading

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GREAT LENTEN CRAFTS

Sometimes it’s pretty hard to find art and craft projects for the Lenten season.  I have some here on Kids and Glitter, but I wanted to include more projects, those that also included the directions and patterns or printables, so … Continue reading

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Hanging Paint Stick Bunny

Do you need an easy but fun idea for an Easter craft that you can make yourself or have the kids help with? This cute little hanging bunny is made with a paint stick as the base and then cotton … Continue reading

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SYMBOLS OF LENT BOX

This Lenten project is a little box that we can use to open discussion and explain some of the symbols from the Passion story.  The box can be used during Lent to put money for an offering at mass on … Continue reading

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