Arts and Crafts

Scratch that creative itch and relax with arts and crafts.

Explore your DIY nature with videos from Yin every Monday and Friday at 2pm on Facebook, or find other resources here to learn a new crafting skill.

Tune in Tuesdays

Crafternoons with Yin: Summer Fruits Decorative Art

Tune In and Get Crafty with Yin as she shows you how to create some mouthwatering decorative Summer Fruits Art.

You will need:
- Thick A4 Drawing Paper
- Permanent fine marker
- Illustrator Marker Pens
- Pencil

Crafternoons with Yin: DIY Card Making

Show someone you're thinking about them with your very own cards. Yin shows you how to make some stylish cards in today's Crafternoons with Yin.

Crafternoons with Yin: DIY Couple Picture Frames

Yin is back with another edition of Crafternoons! This time follow along with Yin and create these cute couple picture frames!

Materials needed:

  • 3 x A5 drawing paper
  • pencil
  • red pen
  • black pen
  • eraser
  • scissor

Crafternoons with Yin - DIY Pom Poms

Show your spirit this Play Week as Yin shows you how to make your very own Pom Poms!

More from Crafternoons with Yin

COVID-19 Picture Book

Yin will be showing you how to make a COVID-19 Picture Book.

Materials needed:

  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Permanent fineline marker
  • Bold marker
  • Cutting mat
  • Box Cutter/Stanley knife/Scalpel
  • Colour markers, pencils or crayons
  • Glue stick or craft glue

DIY Painted Jeans

Join Yin as she shows you have to make DIY jeans!

Materials needed:

  • Water bucket
  • Small paint brushes
  • (Old) jeans
  • Textile medium
  • Textile paints
  • Hairdryer (optional)

Easter Eggs

Get festive this Easter and experiement with some arts and crafts with Yin! In this tutorial video she shows you how to make paper Easter eggs!

Materials needed:

  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Ruler
  • Scissor
  • Craft glue
  • Stapler
  • 5x different coloured papers
  • Craft puff balls (optional)
  • Coloured pens
  • Egg carton

Strawberry Basket

Join Yin as she shows you how to make a Strawberry Basket artwork.

Materials needed:

  • A2 yellow coloured paper
  • A2 brown craft card paper
  • 2x A3 drawing papers
  • Scissor
  • Glue stick
  • Craft glue
  • Cotton swabs
  • Illustrator colour marker pens, colored pencils OR crayons Fine permanent marker

Number Drawing

It's time for crafternoons with Yin! Find out with this video how to create simple, yet effective drawings just by using numbers! You barely need a thing for this! Time to get crafty...

Materials needed:

  • Illustrator colour marker pens, colored pencils OR fine permanent marker
  • A3 or A4 Drawing papers

Aladdin The Musical inspired mask

Yin is getting in on the UQ Theatre Festival fun with this Aladdin The Musical inspired mask.

Materials needed: