Wednesday night was our Create Craft Club meeting for this month. We made... umm, decorative balls. I guess that's what you'd call these. As you can imagine, we got the giggles many, many times trying to come up with a good name!
Naming aside, these puppies turned out awesome! We each brought our own glue gun and the hostess, Alisa, supplied the directions along with the other materials we would need.
We've decided that open-ended crafts like this where each girl can really express herself creatively and differently are the best crafts. We covered the styrofoam balls in twine, artificial flowers, felt, and fabric. Read Lindsey's way more eloquent account of the night at Leaf and Letter Handmade.
Next month we are going to plan out our whole year...who will host and what crafts we'll attempt. The way we do this is I ask each girl to bring two ideas then we all vote on our favorites. There are some criteria though. We're looking for low-sewing and not crazy messy crafts that appeal to single and married girls, with and without kids. Can I ask for your help? Do you have any ideas that we may want to try?
Right now I'm leaning towards suggesting: