pressed flower bookmarks

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)

Make a Tri Corner Hat (Find the Tri Corner Hat Template HERE) (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)