Summer may not officially start until June, but after a long weekend, we have hot weather on our minds. And what could be a better way to prepare for the return of the summer season than with a colourful sun catcher? Whether you’re trapped inside on a rainy day or just looking for a quick afternoon activity to keep wee ones entertained, this simple sun catcher craft from Morning Sun Rae will brighten your spirits as well as your home.
What you’ll need:
• Construction paper
• Wax paper
• Crayon shavings
• An iron
You can find the full instructions (with step-by-step photos) for Catching the Sun over on Rae’s site. If you don’t have crayon shavings handy, follow Rae’s lead and make a big batch with old crayons and a cheese grater.
Once you’re done with the sun, use the same basic idea to make sun catcher flowers, butterflies—the sky’s the limit!
The countdown to the long weekend is officially on, and...