Junk Drawer Magic

Step 1

Magic is everywhere, we just need to find it. To bring out the magic in your life, dress up yourself, your family, or even your pet as the magical being they really are! Watch this video to see how you can use things around the house to make enchanting costumes for the people and animals in your life.

Step 2

As an example, I made my cat into a magical creature.She is one of a kind, so I made her a unicorn horn out of paper and ribbon. But she also has a fiery personality, so I added dragonwings made of old file folders and a do-rag.


Step 3


Gather your materials and get ready to get creative.


glue and tape

construction paper

paper scraps

cardboard boxes

ribbon/string and other found objects

Step 4

Click this video to follow the steps and make some art!

Step 5

We want to see what you made!


Use the hashtag #catchingsummermemories to share on social media.

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Step 6

Upload to our google drive folder with your description and we'll include it on our website!!  Just click the icon to the right to get started!