Crafting Community Tote Bag Giveaway

Crafting Community 2013

Jillian and I had such a wonderful time at Crafting Community earlier this month.  In case you missed it, I shared some of the details of our trip in this post from last week.

I’ve got some fun news today:  the folks at Crafting Community have offered a tote bag full of amazing goodies to a Simple Kids reader!


Jillian and I got to take home one of these totes from our trip to Crafting Community and, besides being pretty stylish, it if full of some fantastic things. I’m excited to be able to share a little bit of our trip with one of you!

One Simple Kids reader will win a Crafting Community tote filled with:

To Enter:

a Rafflecopter giveaway

The fine print:  this giveaway is open to U.S. residents only.  The giveaway will end at midnight EST Friday October 18, 2013.  The winner will be announced in the next weekend link love post.  Good luck!

About Kara

Kara Fleck is the editor of Simple Kids. She is a small town mama, writer, knitter, bookworm, and hooligan. Kara lives in Indiana with her husband Christopher and their four children Jillian, Max, Lucy, and Amelia. You can find more of her writing at

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  1. This bag looks incredible! Thank you for the giveaway! :)
    Sarah M
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  2. What a wonderful experience for you and your daughter! That would be lovely to attend with each of my kids–so happy for you!
    Amy Johnson´s latest post: DIY Needle and Thread Costume for Kids

  3. Oh, and our latest family craft project? We’re getting ready to make our own puppet theatres tomorrow–and need to get to work on those Halloween costumes!
    Amy Johnson´s latest post: DIY Needle and Thread Costume for Kids

  4. We are loving plain old messy painting

  5. My favorite craft is KNITTING!

  6. I love doing crafts with my kids and being creative!!

  7. We’ve been having a lot of fun lately with paper mâché. It’s messy, so best dine outside!

  8. My family’s current favorite craft project is painting!! The boys & I both love to paint. My oldest son is currently building a gnome house for a school project. My youngest son had to decorate a pumpkin (on paper) for pre-k and I’m busy getting ready for the local craft fair~painting up a storm :)

  9. Our favorite has just been doing whatever comes in our monthly Kiwi Crate . We’ve been getting it for three months and really enjoy it!

  10. What a great giveaway! We love to craft….we paint draw sew you name it we do it right now we are crafting everything fall leaves pumpkins pinecones! Thanks for the giveaway!

  11. Fun! My little ones are just starting to explore knitting so we are playing with finger knitting and loom knitting!

  12. after being on a craft supply “diet” this would be a wonderful fix. It might jump start our crafting for the upcoming Christmas season too :)
    gretchen´s latest post: a new season

  13. My 4yo LOVES color by number pages right now. I’ve been finding them online to print for her. So much fun.

  14. We love anything with paint

  15. Right now we love painting or anything that involves cutting and glueing! :)
    Jesica´s latest post: The one I wrote about how conflicted I am about church.

  16. Painting and collage are big favourites of my 6 year old son right now.

  17. This is a great giveaway. Thank you!

  18. This is great! All the fan things we could do!

  19. Erin in CO says:

    Thanks for the giveaway! So fun!

  20. Great giveaway!

  21. Our current favorite crafting project is making leaf buntings with leaves and contact paper.

  22. Our family’s latest crafting has mostly involved bracelets of various styles. Soon will be the Halloween costumes!

  23. Our current favorite craft project is creating Minecraft in real life. Halloween costumes are the current project, but we’ve had everything from bookmarks to mountains going lately!

  24. We are currently working in our Halloween costumes.

  25. I have been trying my hand at simple weaving. Oldest daughter is knitting. Middle is starting to sketch and youngest is old enough to color without eating crayons.

  26. Our kids have been really into painting lately. We have painting projects, including pumpkins, all over the house right now.
    Amy H.´s latest post: An American Christmas

  27. We are working on Halloween and All Saints’ costumes.

  28. We are working on decorating our pumpkins this week!

  29. Such fun! My family would love this!

  30. This is a great giveaway. My daughter would be in heaven with these items!

  31. Right now our current favorite is going on leaf hunts and make collages with them.

  32. Lisa ELIZARRARAS says:

    My kids have really bee into paper crafts, and me, always knitting…..

  33. We don’t really have any current crafty-type projects going on, but I’m currently working on a quilt table runner. My daughter (she’s 2) seems fascinated so I try to find little ways she can help me out, such as holding fabric, taking out pins, etc.
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  34. We love pumpkins, making paper halloween cutouts to decorate the windows and of course working on the Halloween costume right now!

  35. Kristin Thomas says:

    I would love, love, love to win this bag. Thanks for the chance to win this!

  36. Kristin Thomas says:

    Our favorite crafts are drawing and painting!

  37. My daughter and I have been playing with clothespins, felt and paper

  38. Our favorite is house projects!

  39. Fun!! My girls are big into puppet making these days. Fun to watch

  40. As someone else mentioned we love our monthly Kiwi Crate projects. Mom or dad usually takes turns doing them with the kids for a special craft time and sometimes we all work together on them.

  41. Beth Rudolf says:

    My three year old and I recently made silly spooky spiders for Halloween. Next up will be decorating pumpkins.

  42. My daughter is big into making fairy boxes right now so the fairies have a place to go as it gets cold. We were just painting glitter glue onto a shoebox yesterday afternoon!

  43. Our latest project was drawing on mini pumpkins & we love watercolor painting. What a great bag of goodies!

  44. Wow! What a fantastic giveaway! Thanks!!

  45. Our current project is me letting the kids have free reign with the construction paper, glue, googly eyes, jewels, etc. :). They love it

  46. Just read about your experience…it does sound fantastic! We are working on a Fall mobile that includes all the items collected on our walk last week:) This is a great time of year to get crafty…

  47. My daughter is loving paint by number canvases at the moment. :-)

  48. I’m getting ready for our fist family trip to Disney World so I’m knee deep in some secret craft projects for my boys

  49. OMG! This would be wonderful to win! Glad you gals had fun too 😉

  50. The kids always seem to want to paint these days. The fall weather makes me want to get back into my sewing projects that I took a break from over the summer.

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