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Honoring one amazing girls battle with cancer threw crafts!

Recently I learned about one truely amazing girls battle with cancer sense she was 18months. I also learned she loves being outside in nature, so I wanted to do some crafts to show my support for her. This is her page if you would like to read about her-
this is also her fb page-
Brianna's story-

sticks and string
First line the sticks up in a row, then using the string wrap the first stick then move on to the second stick and once that one is wrapped wrap the first one to the second one. Keep going wrapping the next stick to the one before to make the raft strong. 
note- You can also use another stick and a piece of paper to make a sail. Ours was just not staying in place.

Magic sticks or decoration sticks. 
Can be used for fun or to show off.
note- not for kids who will poke/hit another kid with them as these can be pointy and hurt.
sticks and paint. 
Thats it and have fun painting. 
We used washable paint.

Star stick craft with feather

Frist lay the sticks out into a star shape then using the string tie them toghter. note- its a little tricky as you can see we had to tie it in many places to make it strong.
Once done tie the feather to a piece of string then tie the other side to the star and done!

A nature display-
First find a large y shape stick. Then using yarn or string wrap the stick going horizontal accross. Once done tie the string off. My daughter also add some beads. I used two tacks and hung by the strings on either side. Once done add whatever treasures you find on a nature walk and enjoy you'r new display!


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