Summer camp projects aren’t all painted rocks and macaroni portraits! I loved making woven plastic lanyards, friendship bracelets, fire-baked apples, and tie-dyed everything. In the spirit of bringing the joy of summer camp to your browser, I’m pleased to bring you a blast-from-the-past roundup of crafty projects, perfect for any MAKEcation.

big_game_1.jpg

How-To: Make a Big-As-Life Board Game

howtoons_pinwheels_selene.jpg

Howtoons Pinwheels

Hit the jump for the complete roundup!

multistrandbracelet.jpg

Multi Strand Finger Loop Braiding

CRAFT Video: Pinhole Camera

How-To: Basic Tie Dye

chocolatebanana_main.jpg

Recipe: Chocolate Banana Pops

paper-beads-finished.jpg

How-To: Paper Bead Bangle