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39 DIY crafts designed for teens!



Draw With Rob A website from author and illustrator Rob Biddulph, who's written books including Grrrrr! about a bear called Fred who loses his growl. His videos, show you how to create everything from a sausage dog to your very own Fred Bear. Share your finished drawings with him online using the hashtag #DrawWithRob.

Steve Harpster (Harptoon Publishing) is hosting classes via his Facebook page and YouTube challenges at 6pm everyday

Sarah McIntyre on YouTube #drawingwithsarah 

Mindfulness colouring Download a free bumper pack of colouring sheets from Twinkl

YouTube channel WowArt, is also an easy resource to take advantage of during self-isolation with its 30-minute tutorials using household items like cotton buds, toothbrushes and spoons.



Get creative with Leonie from The Sewing Shed. Video tutorials on Facebook.


Try and create your favourite animal using only paper. Origamiwayorigami-butterfly

Join the Ilkley Literature Festival Young Writers Group

Are you in years 8 to 13 with a love of writing? Places are now available to join the Ilkley Literature Festival Young Writers group! Click here to join.  Ilkley lit fest

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