Turn Ordinary Timber Utensils into Bug-Shaped Toys with This Tutorial

 - Aug 1, 2013
References: handmadecharlotte
Arts and crafts activities are a great way to occupy children during those long summer months, and if you happen to be looking for something new and inventive to create, then these crafty wooden spoon insects will definitely keep kids occupied and interested.

Children seem to have a certain fascination with bugs and insects, whether it be because of their natural curiosity of living things or the fact that insects are small, creepy and crawly, there's no denying the allure that these outdoor creatures seem to have. That's why this DIY activity, which allows adults and children to turn ordinary wooden spoons into creative insect shapes, is a fantastic way to occupy children and expand their creative minds.

Featured on the blog 'Handmade Charlotte,' these crafty wooden spoon insects are definitely a great alternative to watching TV or surfing the web.