Once the invitations for a baby shower have been sent out, it is good to look into the next step. Will your guests be doing any interesting activity or will they be bored and wish to go back home. It is therefore very important to decide on baby shower crafts. They keep the guests busy having fun as they get in the mood to have a relaxed time. Your craft ideas can come from various sources. Firstly, the internet is a rich ground for such ideas. Secondly, you can learn from friends. Ask them what they would enjoy doing and you will be surprised at how people are creative. It is good to engage in crafts that are in your reach. There is no need to think of too expensive or complicated crafts.

While deciding on the crafts, it is good to consider the various ages of people that will participate. If there are children, they would not appreciate hard crafts and others are too childish for grownups. This should not be a serious time so, find a way in which the two age groups can meet in the middle and have a fun time. Put little stress on the mother to be. Even if a craft item goes missing, deal with it without panicking. Make sure that everyone is comfortable. If the refreshments are not enough, make sure they are immediately replaced. People enjoy crafts more when there is food and fun. Do not be too hard if someone messes up the craft; have fun and laugh at mistakes.

Some of the baby shower craft ideas are; drawing tiny names of the unborn baby as gifts are being opened. This can release so much creativity as everyone tries to out do each other with the best and cutest writings. Another craft is to deep fingers in safe paint and hand print the gifts. The kids love this kind of craft and it is fun to do. Another craft is having baby poems written on papers and have them framed. This is commonly done by siblings. The poems can also be read out loud for the guests to enjoy. Grownups can engage in telling baby stories and their experiences. When people are engaging in something that is fun, time flies so fast and the shower becomes a success.

Scrap booking is always a good craft to engage in where you focus on the unborn child. Another thing that is very loved by many is taking goofy photos. Everyone’s picture is taken without their knowledge and then shown later as people engage in making fun of the person caught unaware. Later, serious photographs are taken to remember the cherished day. With so much crafts to do, you will find out there is no time for more and your guests are disappointed to leave the party. This means that the baby shower was a huge success. A party like this should end on a high note. The parents to the unborn child should be pleased and thankful. It is  a great time taken to anticipate the amazing new life into the world.

Source by Muna wa Wanjiru