Make Your Own Bonnet – every proper lady would wear one!
Make Your Own Portrait – We want to see your artwork – be sure to tag us on Instagram #JohnJayHomestead!
Mother’s Day cards – it’s almost Mother’s Day – make mom a beautiful card!
Clothespin Garden Monster – decorate your garden or potted plants
Decorative Bowl-Container – this would make a beautiful Mother’s Day gift for mom!
Paper Quilling – try this historic art form by rolling paper strips to make interesting designs and patterns
Potato Stamp – make your own mini printing press
Rag Doll – a simple craft with materials you have around the house
Salt Dough – a natural modelling clay
Silhouette – A silhouette is a way of capturing someone’s portrait without a camera
Spring Wreath – A pretty decoration to celebrate the season!
Color the House (All Ages)
Make a Glass Harmonica (All Ages)
Make a Pinwheel (Elementary School)
Make a Tin Can Telephone (Elementary School)
Make a Punched Tin Lantern (Grade 2+)
Grow a Bean Stalk (All Ages)
Make a Bird Feeder (All Ages)
Make Bubbles (All Ages)
Make a 3D Flower (All Ages)
Make a Paper Plate Chicken (All Ages)
New York State Coloring Book (All Ages)
Was John Jay a City Slicker or a Country Boy (Grades K-3)
John Jay’s Farm (All Ages)