Monday, August 18, 2008

Giraffe Note Holder Craft (Writer's Workshop)

Harry used to help me with craft ideas for Vacation Bible School and Hobby Club at church. The giraffe note holder is one that I even use at work. It just has a square block of wood on the bottom for a stand, a dowel inserted into the middle of it and a block of wood with a clothespin connected to the top. Harry cut out all the parts and the children just painted it. Later, Harry cut out a whole body that looked like a giraffe and used a piece of brown yarn for a tail. It makes a great holder for a paper I'm typing from at the computer.

This is a Mama Kat's Writer's Workshop prompt: to share a craft idea.

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Anonymous said...

is a hole you very nice

Hrithik Roshan

Anonymous said...

is a harry it holed best very nice

Hrithik Roshan

Anonymous said...

This is a great idea. It is amazing the things that you can use.


How creative! I am going to show this to my daughter! She will love it!

Karen and Gerard said...

I don't know why he painted it pink instead of yellow unless it was because he had pink paint left over that he wanted to use up. It's a very useful craft which the kids enjoyed making!

The Author said...

What a wonderful, creative idea. By the way, I love the slide show of your Dad.

Anonymous said...

that's a nice creative idea and very useful invention too.

have a great weekend!

Maria said...

Creative indeed.

Dumb Mom said...

Good idea! That would work for all of those recipes I rip outta BHG.

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