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6 Ideas for Family DIY in 2018

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Created: 19 January 2018

The new year has finally shown up, why not encourage your family to learn and grow in 2018 with these 6 family DIYs?

In this article, you’ll find out about how to create:

  • Terrariums
  • Sensory frames
  • Owl puppets
  • Dragons
  • Paint splatter stationary
  • Worry warriors

1.    Terrariums

For your older children, design your very own terrariums and make them from scratch.

The first step is to take your Polycarbonate sheet and cut it down to the size and shapes you desire. As you can see in the image here, they have cut the sheet into geometric shapes to create an upside-down diamond-like structure.

Leave one side open!

Once you’ve cut your shapes, use sealant or a pre-made frame to form your terrarium. The sealant will stick the sides together. Then, put a hinge on the last, un-stuck panel and the panel you want it to attach it to for an access point.

Next, allow the sealant to dry by holding the terrariums sides together with clamps, making sure not to allow leakage. Finally, you can place your plants and mini figurines in a beautiful display.

2.    Sensory frames

A sensory frame is perfect for those of you who have young children, babies or family members with autism, who find sensory play...


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