Craft & activities

Choose some craft and other activities for a rainy day.

How to make Christmas ornaments

Two decorated Christmas ornament shapes - a yellow bell and a red stocking - with ribbon for hanging them.
Christmas ornaments. Photo © Sydney Living Museums

Get crafty this Christmas with some homemade ornaments for your tree.

How to make a Christmas garland

Selection of Christmas shapes in bright colours.
Christmas craft. © Sydney Living Museums

Drape your house in homemade Christmas garlands for a festive feel.

How to make a mini bed

Completed matchbox mini-bed craft item with cardboard bedhead and patterned fabric cover.
Mini-bed. © Sydney Living Museums

Make a mini bed to place in your diorama.

How to make a mini table

Mini-table craft activity thumb.
Mini table. Photo © Sydney Living Museums

Make a mini table to place in your diorama.

How to make a mini fruitbowl

Mini fruitbowl made out of paper and a bottle cap.
Mini fruitbowl thumb. Photo © Sydney Living Museums

Make a mini fruitbowl to place in your diorama.

How to make a mini plant in a pot

Completed craft plant in pot activity.
Mini plant. © Sydney Living Museums

Make a mini plant in a pot to place in your diorama.


 

Video: make a room in a box

Watch the video to find out how to make a room in a box. You can find the templates and instructions for furniture and other items to decorate your room right here on our Craft & activities page.