Crafts to Make in the Winter
From the Series Crafts For All Seasons
Simple but fun seasonal crafts from Kathy Ross and Vicky Enright! Twenty-nine easy-to-make craft projects with winter themes, including a snowman pin, a reindeer puppet, and an icy sun catcher.
- Book-of-the-Month Children's Club Selection
“This title in the Crafts for All Seasons series provides 29 ideas for winter projects, including a reindeer puppet, a dreidel banner, a kwanzaa magnet, and an outdoor sun catcher made of ice. . . This multicultural, religiously inclusive book features some unusual and fun ideas for teachers and parents as well as kids, many of which can easily be adapted for any holiday or purpose.” —Booklist
School Library Journal
“Ross is a proven veteran of children’s crafts. This title rounds out her seasonal collection with 29 imaginative, easy-to-do, and fun activities. The clear instructions are accompanied by colorful illustrations. Besides a snowman pin, an icy sun catcher, and a lace snowflake, there are ideas for specific holidays such as a dreidel, Martin Luther King Jr. Day banners, reindeer and groundhog puppets, bird valentines, and Purim treat holders. An excellent choice for winter programs.” —School Library Journal
Author: Kathy Ross
Kathy Ross grew up in upstate New York in the 1950s. She credits her unusual and very creative elementary school education at Oswego State Teachers College coupled with a childhood that afforded her time to "be" for her endless ability to create. Kathy has written many children’s songs, is a writer for the Highsmith Summer Reading Manual, has made dozens of television appearances, and has given workshops for both children and adults around the country. Kathy has published more then 60 books to date. She was honored to be the featured author of the month on the website of the Children’s Book Council.
Illustrator: Vicky Enright
Vicky Enright has illustrated a number of highly successful Kathy Ross craft titles. Enright lives in Andover, Massachusetts, with her husband, two children, and a big, brown dog that has a habit of popping up in her books.