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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, Jun 30th, 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:

  • 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.

    Next Airing: Fri, Jun 30th, 2017 at 6:30 AM on UEN-TV
    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.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jul 3rd, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    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.

    Next Airing: Mon, Jul 10th, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • 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: Mon, Jul 17th, 2017 at 3:30 PM 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, Jul 24th, 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, Jul 31st, 2017 at 3:30 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, Aug 7th, 2017 at 3:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/26/2017 to 1/25/2020
  • Artist

    Artists look at the world from fresh perspectives. Host Jenny Barnett-Rohrs draws the geometric patterns she sees looking at the world from high above. Franz Spohn has ideas for all the things artists can do besides creating works for a museum. Candie Cooper introduces us to the art form of Yamamoto to create a collage and Jenny makes a 3-D color wheel.

    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
  • Just for Fun

    It's important to have fun and today's projects are fun to make and to use. Katie creates a fuzzy mustache board will tickle you. Franz and his son, Axel play with paints, pencils, crayons, colors and techniques to find new ways of expression. Jenny and Katie let their imaginations go to create colorful pencil toppers. From the Family Craft Box, add empty paper rolls and colored paper to create a reversible playscape mat.

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 1/29/2015 to 1/28/2018
  • Old Is New

    Give a new twist to traditional art forms. Jenny Barnett-Rohrs makes a trinket box inspired by a popular video game. Then, she makes a friendly turtle using the ancient art of mosaic. Candie Cooper creates pop art with polka dots in the style of the artist Kusama, and Jenny coils a rag basket with a touch of denim.

    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
  • Use It

    Use what you make and get double fun from your crafts. Weave hip survival bracelets with some tips from Katie. Franz uses everyday objects to make a robot storage container. Blogger Rachel Howard and her kids make a miniature construction site for toy earth-moving equipment! Use items from the Family Craft Box and recycle old road maps to craft a travel case full of learning games and activities - and treats, too!

    Length: 00:28:00
    Usage rights: 2/5/2015 to 2/4/2018

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