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Hands On Crafts for Kids

Grade Levels: 3 - 8
Core Subject(s): Fine Arts - Visual Arts
Website: http://www.craftsforkids.com
Next Airing: Fri, Oct 20th, 2017 at 6:30 AM on UEN-TV

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Hands on Crafts for Kids is packed with fun craft projects. We want crafting to become a part of your life every day; surround yourself with things you make, and make being creative a part of who you are. Projects include kids' crafts for ages 7 to 12.

Episodes:

  • Sci-Fi

    Travel to the future for new adventures. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs builds a robot tray to hold coins and treasures. Then, she creates a mysterious sea creature. Franz Spohn launches aliens into outer space and Jenny makes futuristic sculptures from foam.

    Next Airing: Fri, Oct 20th, 2017 at 6:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • Living Places

    Each plant and creature has a habitat. To capture the freshness of the ocean, Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes jars inspired by sea glass. For her art project, Candie Cooper looks to the rainforest for ideas. Then, she sponge-paints an animal foot-print rug. Jenny makes a 3-D diorama of animal habitats from foam and printable images.

    Next Airing: Mon, Oct 23rd, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • Fly Away

    Let's make wings and fly. With paper, scissors and a little spaghetti, Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes paper feathers. Then, she crafts fuzzy bug wings from felt. Artist Franz Spohn gives the appearance of flight in his drawings. Jenny crafts a bird house for our feathered friends.

    Next Airing: Mon, Oct 30th, 2017 at 3:31 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • Camp

    Head to the great outdoors with camping crafts. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs fashions a talking stick like those used by ancient tribes. Then, she paints images of nature with sand. Franz Spohn makes his own fishing game and Jenny weaves a beaded dream catcher. Candie Cooper lights up the forest with a cool camp lantern.

    Next Airing: Mon, Nov 6th, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • Fins, Feathers and Fur

    Let's get creative with inspiration from the forest, sea and sky. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs and Katie Hacker make a friendly hedgehog then Katie creates a wiggly fish. Franz Spohn scratches off paint to make colorful animal images and Jenny makes a gelatin print Valentine's Day card.

    Next Airing: Mon, Nov 13th, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/12/2015 to 11/11/2018
  • Dress Up

    It's fun to dress up and decorate. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs and Katie Hacker team up to make a really cool cape. Candie Cooper recreates a design from a famous modern artwork. Then, we'll dance away in a new tutu skirt and make a patriotic decoration from blogger Angie Holden.

    Next Airing: Mon, Nov 20th, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/19/2015 to 11/18/2018
  • Superheroes

    Who's your favorite superhero? Katie Hacker creates a utility belt to boost your super powers. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes a hero emblem for your room. Franz Spohn shows how to draw yourself into a comic book hero and Katie makes Kryptonite soap.

    Next Airing: Mon, Nov 27th, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 11/26/2015 to 11/25/2018
  • Too Nice to Stay Inside

    Let's head outside for some fun. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes colorful hand grips for your bike. Katie Hacker has some fun with friendly bugs. Franz Spohn has sidewalk art tips and Katie makes special discovery eggs.

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 4th, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 12/3/2015 to 12/2/2018
  • Wings

    Our creativity takes to the air. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs and Katie Hacker make sparkly wings and Katie creates a funny spoon bird. Franz Spohn creates see-through bug wings and we'll make a very special chalkboard gift for Mom or Dad.

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 11th, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 12/10/2015 to 12/9/2018
  • Trees

    Bring the outside inside with a little creativity. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes a colorful leafy tree banner. Candie Cooper creates a fish kite and Katie Hacker builds a whimsical woods scene. Then, Jenny decorates a glittery tree to celebrate the holidays.

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 18th, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 12/17/2015 to 12/16/2018
  • Outer Limits

    Break the creative boundaries and travel to the outer limits. Blast off as Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes a bottle rocket. Katie Hacker tracks the journey on a decorated bulletin board. Franz Spohn makes portraits with candy beads and we'll make a sparkly Easter decoration from blogger Jen Goode.

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 25th, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 12/24/2015 to 12/23/2018
  • Write It Down

    When creative ideas pop up, write them down. Make a colorful pocket journal with Jenny Barnett-Rohrs. Candie Cooper shares creative tips for handwriting and Franz Spohn writes with clay. Katie Hacker decorates for fall with a shining pumpkin luminary from blogger Carissa Bonham.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jan 1st, 2018 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 12/31/2015 to 12/30/2018
  • On The Road and Around The Word

    Travel can really shake up your creativity. Inspired by their travels, Jenny Barnett-Rohrs and Katie Hacker capture cityscapes. Candie Cooper makes a necklace or bookmark with beads from around the world. Franz Spohn sketches vacation memories and Katie makes colorful candy ornaments from blogger Angie Holden.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jan 8th, 2018 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/7/2016 to 1/6/2019
  • Creatures

    With some paper and a little creativity, we'll make a silly, slithery creature. Candie Cooper recreates impressionist art and Katie Hacker makes glittery slime. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes creepy eyeballs and silly spiders for Halloween fun from blogger Morena Hockley.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jan 15th, 2018 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/14/2016 to 1/13/2019
  • Music

    Music inspires creativity and adds to the fun. To keep the beat, Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes a drum. Katie Hacker makes a jingly bell bracelet and Franz Spohn illustrates great musical works. Jenny has a wonderful gift idea for a sports fan from blogger Morena Hockley.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jan 22nd, 2018 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/21/2016 to 1/20/2019
  • Me!

    Let's turn toward ourselves for creative ideas. When she makes a lighted mirror, Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes you a star. Katie Hacker makes personal paper dolls and Franz Spohn draws a 3D self-portrait. Jenny celebrates Thanksgiving with Pilgrim-style table decorations.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jan 29th, 2018 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/28/2016 to 1/27/2019
  • Animals

    Animals come in endless varieties. Inspired by ocean creatures, Jenny Barnett-Rohrs creates a sea-life totem. Candy Cooper crafts a piggy bank that holds bills and coins. Artist Franz Spohn adds animation to his favorite animals. Jenny crafts loony llamas from pool noodles.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • Bloom

    Flowers make us happy. By mixing bright colors, Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes a fun floral banner. Candie Cooper makes flowerpots that help you count and add. Artist Franz Spohn draws tulips and daisies in different perspectives. Jenny creates a nightlight inspired by coral that grows in the sea.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • Creatures

    The earth is full of wonderful creatures. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs crafts simple animals that are easily adaptable and molds a robot mouse. Artist Franz Spohn draws creatures that are just like us - or not. Jenny uses glow-in-the-dark clay to craft a spooky-sweet charm for your backpack.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • Imagination

    Unleash your imagination. Using rolling pins, Jenny Barnett-Rohrs creates all kinds of textures. Candie Cooper creates little superheroes to showcase her creative writing. Franz Spohn draws a picture from a poem and Jenny makes an ever-lasting lunch from felt.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • People

    People keep life exciting. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs shows how to tag you and your best friends with matching lanyard tags. Candie Cooper celebrates diversity with whimsical cone kids. She also crafts one-of-a-kind wooden kokeshi dolls. Jenny uses age-old symbols to monoprint a family crest to frame or use for banners.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • Stars

    Look beyond the sky. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes a glittery star catcher featuring the constellations. Candie Cooper creates a 3-D board illustrating moon phases. Artist Franz Spohn creates a landscape featuring clouds. Candie Cooper creates a sparkly space galaxy.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • Stylish

    Freshen up your style statement. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs fashions a colorful ID bracelet from clay and makes a foxy felt animal pouch. Jenny weaves a trendy beaded bracelet of silver and gold. Then, using fabric and ribbon, Jenny creates a decorator-style memo board to stay organized.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020

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