How to make a paintbrush puppet
In this video, Sophie shows you how to make a paintbrush puppet. This project is fun to make and looks great when you put on show!
How to make a bag tag
In this video, Sophie shows you how to make a bag tag. This is a great project to make at home and looks great on you bag!
Pets & Wildlife
How to make a D.I.Y. bird feeder
Attract more birds to your backyard with this bird feeder. It’s easy and affordable, and looks great hanging from a tree.
How to make a drink coaster
This project is fun and is easy for you to make at home and perfect for dinner parties or birthdays.
How to make a hanging mobile
In this video, Bronte will show you how to make a colourful hanging mobile. It’s a fun project to make and looks great hanging at home!
How to make a pencil case
Whether you’re starting a new year of school or need a new pencil case, this project is for you! Declan will show you how to make a cool roll up pencil case. It’s the perfect project to make at home.
How to make a pin wheel
A pin wheel is a simple toy to make that will provide your kids with loads of fun.
How to make a pirate ship
Your kids are going to love making this pirate ship.
In this video, Rose shows you how to make a decorative owl. This is a fun arts and crafts project to do at home and makes a great decoration for your kid’s room or family fridge, your owl décor is sure to be a hoot!
The first thing we’re going to do is take a sheet of balsa wood and draw an owl shape. You can download our owl template, or you could even create your own design.
Next, we’re going to take a knife and cut out the shapes that make up our owl. Make sure you lend a helping-hand in this step and are wearing your safety gloves.
Once you have your shapes, simply glue them together using PVA glue.
After the glue has dried, it’s time to paint. You have a blank canvas here so chose any colours you like! Leave your owl aside and give it some time to dry.
To do this, simply take some copper wiring and curl it around. To attach the eyes, push the copper wire into the balsa wood, until it feels like it won’t fall out. You could also use buttons or bottle tops, feel free to get creative.
Find a twig or branch from your backyard to create a perch for your owl to sit on and attach it with glue. Once that’s done, leave it for a little while to dry.
It’s time to stick a couple of magnets to the back of your owl so you can hang it up. You could also use a couple of small eye screw hooks and some copper wire to do this.
D.I.Y. toddler activity board
This easy-to-make activity board will have your kids playing outside and creating their own works of art.
How to make a tic tac toe game
In this video, Bronte will show you how to make a tic tac toe game. It’s an easy project to make at home and is fun for everyone to play.
D.I.Y. giant outdoor noughts and crosses
Find out how to make a giant noughts and crosses game in your backyard.
How to make a hopscotch court
If you want to get the kids active and out of the house, then build them a hopscotch court.
How to make a mini-bowling game
With just a few basic materials, you can create a kid-size bowling alley in your own home. It’s heaps of fun to play and a great way to make good use of your spare time.
How to make a soccer goal
In this video Bronwyn shows you how to create your very own soccer goal that’s great to use in the backyard this summer and more to come.
How to make a tarp ball game
The kids will go ball-istic over this awesome Tarp Ball Game. It’s loads of fun for the whole family to play and just as much fun to make together.
How to make giant dominoes
Giant dominoes are a great game to play outside in the garden with the family. They’re really easy to make and so much fun to decorate.
Planting & Growing
How to create an allergy-friendly garden
If you suffer from hay fever or other allergies, then being out in the garden can, at times, be less than enjoyable. But there are some steps you can take to create an allergy-friendly garden so you can spend more time gardening and less time sneezi...
Five D.I.Y. ideas to update your outdoors
Autumn is a great time of the year to tick off a few D.I.Y. projects from your to-do list. Here are a few good ideas to get you started.
How to choose the right plant pot
Pots are a great way to add colour, interest or texture to your outdoor space. Tuscan Path’s Elaine Foster shares her top tips on how to choose the perfect pot.
Planting & Growing
How to plant and care for sunflowers
Sunflowers are a great way to add colour to your garden, and they’re easy to grow and care for. Bunnings Greenlife buyer Katie explains the basics of how to grow sunflowers and shares some tips on how to care for them.
Planting & Growing
How to care for orchids
Orchids are a low-maintenance flower that can be grown indoors or outside in a protected location. And, with a little care, they will provide you with lots of colour.
Guides & Projects
How to upcycle almost any piece of furniture with paint
Rather than throwing out old household items, you can restore them with paint. It’s a quick, easy and affordable way to give anything from furniture to fences a new lease on life. Learn how to paint and prepare different surfaces to get the finish y...
D.I.Y. balcony and courtyard garden
Even if your outdoor space is limited to a balcony or courtyard, it doesn’t mean you have to miss out on having a garden. The team at Tuscan Path, who have been supplying pots to the Australian marketplace for over 40 years, share some ideas on how ...
Benchtops & Cabinets
A guide to kitchen benchtop materials
The perfect benchtop will add style to any kitchen. It’ll also see the most action, so choosing the right benchtop for your kitchen – and budget – is an important decision explains Bunnings Kitchen Designer Ben Carey.