Welcome to Tutorial Tuesdays with KamloopsParents.Com
On Tuesdays you will be able to try out some fun hands-on crafty activity with your kids. March’s activities will be created by Dawnica Flatt, a Stampin’ Up demonstrator, Early Childhood Educator and Mom of one little guy. If you have any questions, you can leave them as comments on this post, or contact Dawnica at firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a great project to make with your kids to motivate them to do their weekly chores and it helps you, the parent, stay organized! We all know that positive reinforcement helps motivate so why not try this project! The Calendar stamp set from Stampin’Up! is very versatile and can be used for so much more than just calendars.
Chore Chart Piece Setup
- First take white 8 ½” x 11”cardstock and cut in half widthwise at 5 1/2” so that it is 8 ½” x 11” and stamp the Calendar stamp in a dark color. (Fig 1)
- Take two different colored 8 ½” x 11”cardstock. Cut darker of the two lengthwise so it is 6 ½” x 11”. Cut the lighter peice lenghwise so it is 3 1/2” x 11”. (Fig 4)
- Layer small peice of light colored cardstock on bottom of dark colored cardstock then using a hole punch, punch holes around the bottom three sides. (Fig 6).
- Next weave ribbon through the holes to hold the two pieces together to form a pocket. And attach CHORES layered on colored cardstock Put charts and stickers in pocket (Fig 7 and 8 )
The stamps and paper used in this project are from Stampin’ Up! If you would like more info about these products or my stamping opportunities, visit my webpage at www.dawnica.stampinup.net
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