Special Events

Create 'n Make downloads give you:

  • Full, detailed instructions for 4 items that list everything you need - no unusual items required
  • Easy-to-use templates - you don't need to be able to draw
  • Extra ideas for activities and games with each package
Create ’n Make - fun, easy to make arts and crafts for kids

Special Events

Celebrating an event?

Then make these fun items to add to your festivities! All downloads are only £2.95 each.

Bonfire Night, Chinese New Year, Diwali, Father's Day, Halloween, Independence Day, Mother's Day, Olympics, Roald Dahl, St Andrew's Day, St George's Day, St Patricks' Day, St David's Day, Remembrance Day, Royal Baby, Valentine's Day

Chinese New Year

2015 is the year of the Goat/Sheep. Celebrate Chinese New Year on 19 February by making a Chinese dragon, lantern, panda and a fan. This download also includes a template for the traditional Chinese Tangam puzzle.

Chinese New Year - Dragon, Lantern and Panda

Valentine's Day - 14 Feb

Make gifts and a card for the one you love. This special download also includes ideas to do on the day and a heart basket to make to fill with chocolates or sweets.

Valentine's - Card, Decoration and Gift Box

St David's Day - 1 March

St David's Day is on 1 March. Have fun making cute Mr Leeky, a Welsh Dragon Mask and a daffodil. This download also includes the recipe to make yummy Welsh cakes.

St David's Day - Mr Leeky, Welsh Dragon, and a Daffodil

St Patrick's Day - 17 March

Celebrate the Irish patron saint day by making a leprechaun, a shamrock decoration, a pot of gold and because the legend of St Patrick states that he got rid of all the snakes in Ireland a snake!

St Patrick's Day

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Mother's Day - March

Treat you Mum this year by making this cute teddy pop-up card, a photo frame, a carnation flower from a serviette and a basket to put some sweets in.

Mother's Day - card, photo frame and carnation flower

St George's Day - 23 April

Have fun making your very own St George with sword and shield, a rose, bunting and yummy scones.

St Georges' Day - St George, rose and bunting

Father's Day - June

Make some special things for your Dad this year - a tie bookmark, desk tidy, a football shirt card in his favourite team's colours and a car photo frame.

Father's Day - bookmark, desk tidy, photo frame and card

Independence Day - 4 July

Celebrate this all star day by making an Uncle Sam star decoration, an eagle, a stars and stripes hat and cook some yummy cookies

Independence Day - Uncle Sam Star Decoration, Eagle and Stars and Stripes Hat

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Royal Baby - July

Celebrate the arrival of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's baby by making a special teddy, a royal rattle, a scrapbook and design a new royal crest for the Prince or Princess.

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The Olympics are in Rio in 2016 - this download has the instructions on how to make a torch. It also tells you how to make a cycling velodrome, a rowing boat and a fencing epee (sword)


Roald Dahl Day - 13 Sept

Mark this day by making some great characters from Roald Dahl's books - Mr Willy Wonka puppet, Fantastic Mr Fox mask, Roly Poly Bird and the enormous crocodile.

Roald Dahl Day - Mr Willy Wonka, Roly Poly Bird and Mr Fox

Halloween - 31st October

This download includes how to make spooky halloween decorations - a pumpkin lantern, bats and a monster. As well as ideas for halloween games there's a recipe to make some yummy chocolate witches' hats

Halloween - bat, lantern and monster

Bonfire Night - 5 November

All our crafts are safe to make - a rocket, catherine wheel, mini Guy Fawkes and a firework picture! This download includes instructions for 'build the biggest rocket' game

Bonfire Night - Guy Fawkes, catherine wheel and firework picture

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Remembrance Day - 11 November

Remember our heroes of war by making a poppy wreath, a wooden cross, a bravery medal and a collection box for the British Legion or Help the Heroes charities.

Remembrance Day - Wreath, Medal and Cross

St Andrew's Day - 30 November

Celebrate St Andrew's Day on 30 November by making a spiky thistle, a Scottie Dog bookmark, a cute Loch Nessie puppet and some Scottish flag bunting.

St Andrew's - Thistle, Loch Ness and Scottish Flag Bunting

Diwali - November

For this special indian festival this download includes a diwali card, an indian elephant, a traditional rangoli pattern to colour in and how to make a diwali lantern

Diwali - Card, lantern and Indian elephant

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