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Monday, June 28, 2021

Bug magnets

 Here's a cute and easy craft I did with Alaina and Ruby last weekend.  They both said it was fun and the finished product turned out cute.



For this project we used:
scrapbook paper
flat glass marbles
wiggly eyes
E6000 glue
magnets


Here's Ruby, choosing her paper and deciding where to glue the glass marble.
You spread a little glue onto the back of the glass piece, then put the scrapbook paper onto it. (we used Elmer's glue for this part)  Let it dry for about 15 minutes, then trim the extra paper away.







Then glue the wiggly eyes on and glue magnets onto the back using the E6000 glue.



Here's our finished bugs, Ruby's in the front and Alaina's in the back.





Here they are with one of their bug magnets.




And then the bugs got put on the refrigerator until they took them home!


17 comments:

Ginny Hartzler said...

They are adorable! You always find the BEST crafts!!

Deb said...

This is a cute craft. You are such a fun and creative grandma. :-)

Joyful said...

Cute. There's nothing better than having young ones around to keep us young and doing nice things like crafts.

LL Cool Joe said...

They look fun to do. The girls are growing up fast!

Hootin' Anni said...

Cute, cute, CUTE!! Heck, I just might make some.

Martha said...

Cute and fun! :)

Arlene @Nanaland said...

Cute and easy...my favorites.

Jeanette said...

Very cute idea!

Changes in the wind said...

Such great memories, crafting at Grandma's.

Beside a babbling brook... said...

Very cute!

Them, and the girls!

But I thought your topic line, meant ME!!!

'Cause I am a Bug Magnet!!!

-sigh-

-giggles-

⛄ ⛄ ⛄

Jenny the Pirate said...

Sheer genius! Such cuteness! Dagny would love this. I'll have to plan it out and invite her over. Just darling ... the girls AND their craft. xoxo

Sparky said...

The "bugs" are adorable. Makes me want to make those as gifts.
Blessings. xx

Terri D said...

So cute!! Blessings indeed! xo

Henny Penny said...

I don't know which are cuter, the little bugs or Ruby and Alaina. They are such sweet girls. I enjoyed the pictures of the park you visited on Father's Day. Such a beautiful place!

carrie@northwoods scrapbook said...

You find the best crafts!! They turned out adorable. 😍

Kim said...

Super cute!! I love the eyes.

Jean said...

Cute!! That took some detailed work!