April Showers Bring . . .

2 weeks ago we had been having LOTS of rain.   When I found this adorable raincloud idea HERE.  I knew I needed to make one.

This was such a quick and easy idea it was just what I needed as I got back into the groove of doing my church calling again.

Here’s how to make your own:

Simply cut a cloud out from 2 pieces of paper.  Then for me sewing it on my sewing machine seemed like an easier idea than trying to get my temperamental stapler to work 🙂  As I sewed I paused here and there to add my yarn to attach my raindrops to.  I also stuffed it with shredded paper to give it a 3 dimensional look.  In a few short minutes viola a simple raincloud.  Add a few paper clips to hook on the raindrops cut out of left over scrapbook paper and you are done!  A fun easy quick idea!

I also need to give a shout out to my wonderful sister in law who let me observe her music time a few weeks ago.  We tried out the Leafy Tree Top actions and the kids LOVED it and sang so well!  Thanks!

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6 Responses to April Showers Bring . . .

  1. Soozee Carmichael says:

    You are AMAZING. That is such a cute idea!!!!

  2. JooLin says:

    Cute idea! Could you please share the Leafy Tree Top actions? Thanks!

    • Which~Craft? says:

      Thank you!

      The actions are pretty simple:
      “in the leafy tree tops” – place your elbow in the opposite hand with arm raised up and bend your wrist and wave your arm and hand around
      “the birds sing good morning” – make little beaks with your pointer finger and thumb finger
      “they’re first to see the sun they must tell everyone” – raise hands above head to form a circle
      repeat first to actions to finish the song

  3. Sarah says:

    This is a great idea…I am going to use it today. Thanks!

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