christmas-decorations

christmas decorations

Invest in CDs: A Christmas Story
December 24, 2010 · Be The First To Comment

photo credit: swanksalot In a society that is occasionally inundated with free CDs (and now DVDs) from many different vendors plying their software, sometimes it’s good to sit down, gather them all together, and recycle them. In the Christmas spirit I have another shiny idea. And that is reusing CDs as holiday decorations. During my […]

HOW TO: Marvelous Marbled Ornaments
December 17, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

 Materials needed Materials: Cheap shaving cream – we use Barbasol Liquid watercolors (available at art supply stores) Pencil Cookie sheet Shapes cut out of cardstock (heavy paper) Ribbon Popsicle stick (note cards will work too) We decided to use three different colors What to do: 1. Cut different shapes out of cardstock (we cut out a […]

HOW TO: Christmas Chromatography
December 10, 2008 · 7 Comments

Materials: Crayola Washable markers Large coffee filters Scissors Spray bottle with water Newspaper to cover your work area What to do: 1. Cut fun Christmas shapes out of coffee filters.  Stars, angels, or snowmen are great ideas.  2. Make large dots (about an inch in diameter) on the coffee filter shape using the washable markers.  Place the […]

HOW TO: Christmas Chemistry Creations
December 3, 2008 · 18 Comments

This holiday season, we’re bringing you a series of fun science projects you can do at home – all with a holiday theme. In the first part in the series, Kat teaches us how to make the holidays sparkle! Use this wonderful chemistry concoction to “grow” your own amazing Christmas decorations! Things you will need: 20 Mule […]



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