Stephanie Coil has put together several crafts for folks to try at home. She’s planning to continue to make more and we will post them here as they arrive. Stephanie highly recommends Creative Bug, a crafting database you can access for free with your library card.
Create a pair of pumpkins using tumbling tower wooden game pieces and other items. Adult Take Home Craft Kits will be available to make at home on Wednesday, October 20th. A video is posted on the Way Public Library's YouTube page demonstrating how to make the craft.
October's Adult Take Home Craft Kit is sponsored by our friends at Skotynsky Financial Group, LLC.
September's Adult Take Home Craft Kits have the supplies to create a whimsical bumblebee using a recycled golf ball and other items. Kits are now available while supplies last and include an instruction sheet, golf ball, yellow paint, paint brush, black permanent marker, googly eyes, bee wings, and 3D printed golf ball stand. A video will also be posted on the Way Public Library YouTube page demonstrating how to make the craft.
Cutting Board Sunflower Bouquet
Tuesday, August 24th from 2-3pm, Crafternoon with Stephanie will be in the lower level of the Way Library! The Cutting Board Sunflower Bouquet kits will include a small wooden cutting board, adhesive vinyl mason jar with saying, cut paper to make sunflowers, and a tool to roll the flowers. A video is now available on our YouTube channel!
Flip Flop Door Decor
Thursday, August 5th from 2-3pm, Crafternoon with Stephanie will be on the lower level of the Way Library! There is still space to sign up for the class. Beginning at 3pm, additional "LIVE LAUGH RELAX" Flip Flop Sign Adult Take Home Craft Kits will be available to make at home. Kits will include an instruction sheet, three flip flops, a piece of rope, a colorful silk daisy with leaves, and adhesive vinyl words - LIVE LAUGH RELAX. An instruction video is available on our YouTube channel!
Macrame Mermaid Tail Keychain
Stephanie Coil will be hosting an in-person Crafternoon to help with any questions about the current Adult Take Home Craft. Kits for the Mermaid Tail Keychain will be available at Way Public Library on Tuesday, July 13th for those registered for Crafternoon at 2pm and then AFTER our crafting time that day for anyone else that would like a kit. Kits include an instruction sheet, macrame cord, keychain d-ring with a swivel lobster clasp, and a comb. A video on our YouTube channel demonstrating this craft is available here!
Patriotic Painted Rock Fireworks
Thursday, July 1st from 3-6 pm, Crafternoon with Stephanie will be on the library lawn! (Rain location - Main floor of the library) Supplies to pain rocks in red, white, and blue will be available as well as other supplies to create a one of a kind painted rock. Adult Take Home Craft Kits will be available to make your patriotic painted rock at home, and will include an instruction sheet, red, white, and blue paint palette, a natural and black river rock, and an embossing tool that will be used to paint dots. A video will also be posted on the Way Public Library's YouTube account demonstrating how to make the craft; follow the link here!
Patriotic Candle Holder
The Patriotic Candle Holder Adult Craft Kit is available TODAY (Tuesday, June 15th). This kit includes a glass container, red and blue tissue paper, a small piece of copy paper, a paint brush, a star punch, and instructions. Kits are available while supplies last and are limited to one complete kit with star punch per household, so that kits are available to everyone that would like one! Extra kits are available with all the other supplies EXCEPT the star punch. The Zoom Crafternoon with Stephanie is on Tuesday afternoon, June 22nd from 2-3 pm.
Hello Summer Sign
Kits for the Hello Summer Sign will be available at Way Public Library starting Wednesday, June 2nd. The kit includes: a wood sign, reusable popsicle stencil, sponge paint dabber, the letter for "SUMMER" cut from contact paper, the word "hello" cut from adhesive vinyl, a paint palette with orange, blue, yellow, purple, green, and pink paint, a toothpick, and instructions. The Zoom Crafternoon with Stephanie is on Wednesday, June 9th from 2-3 pm. The kits are available only while supplies last.
Kits for the Washer Necklace are available at Way Public Library starting on Tuesday, May 18th. Stephanie Coil will be hosting a Zoom meeting (Crafternoon) to help with any questions about the current Adult Take Home Craft on Tuesday, May 25th, from 2-3 pm.
Hot Mess Flower Canvas
Need a last minute gift for Mom for Mother's Day? Stephanie Coil will be hosting a Zoom Crafternoon on Thursday, May 6th from 2-3 pm. Craft kits for the Hot Mess Flower Canvas were made available at Way Public Library on Thursday, April 29th.
THINK SPRING! Kits for the Yarn Bird are available TODAY, Thursday, April 15 at Way Public Library. The Crafternoon with Stephanie is Thursday, April 22 from 2-3 pm. Kits are available while supplies last. Click the image on the right for more examples of what your kit can create!
Bottlecap Flowers and Ladybugs
Stephanie Coil will be hosting a Zoom meeting (Crafternoon) to help with any questions about the current Adult Take Home Craft. Kits for the Bottle Cap Flower and Ladybugs will be available at Way Public Library on Tuesday, March 20, and then we will be crafting on Tuesday, April 6 from 2-3 pm. Craft kits are available while supplies last.
Adult Take Home Craft Kits for Egg Decorating are available TODAY, Thursday, March 18, and the Crafternoon with Stephanie demonstrating the craft is on Thursday afternoon, March 25, from 2-3pm. The kits are available only while supplies last!
For some patterned egg stencils, CLICK HERE. If you would like blank egg stencils, CLICK HERE.
St. Patrick's Day Rag Wreath
The next Adult Take Home Craft kit is available at Way Public Library Circulation Desk. Stephanie Coil will also be hosting a Zoom meeting (Crafternoon) to help with any questions about the St. Patrick's Day Rag Wreath on Tuesday, March 9, from 2-3 pm. Kits are limited and available only while supplies last.
Sheet Music Rose
Adult take-home craft kits for the Sheet Music Rose are now available at the Circulation Desk! Stephanie Coil will be hosting a Zoom meeting to help with any questions about this craft on Wednesday, February 24 from 2-3pm.
Heart Puzzle Wreath
The Heart Puzzle Wreath adult take home craft kits are available at the circulation desk starting today - Monday, February 8 - on a first come/first serve basis. Stephanie Coil will be hosting Crafternoon with Stephanie on Zoom - Friday, February 12 - from 2-3 pm. Although the class is full, a waitlist is available.
Toilet Paper Roll Snowflake
The next adult take home craft is the Toilet Paper Roll Snowflake. Decorate for the winter months with this glittery, hanging snowflake. Kits are available at the Circulation Desk beginning today (Wednesday, January 20) and are available on a first come/first served basis. Registration for Crafternoon with Stephanie for the Toilet Paper Roll Snowflake is available online at waylibrary.info. This online Zoom crafting time will be Thursday, January 28 from 2 – 3 pm.
Snowman Button Art
Stephanie's first Adult Take-Home Craft Kit for 2021 is now available while supplies last! Pick one up at the Circulation Desk or schedule a curbside pickup for contactless delivery. Don't forget to register for Crafternoon with Stephanie. You can get any questions answered and enjoy crafting along with Stephanie and others on Wednesday, January 13. The Snowman Button Art craft is sponsored by our friends at Skotynsky Financial Group, LLC.
Yarn Hat Ornament
Celebrating the rivalry between Ohio State and Michigan, the Adult Take Home Craft is a Yarn Hat Ornament either in scarlet and gray OR maize and blue. (For those who don’t really care, Christmas and Perrysburg colors are available also!)
Folded Book Christmas Tree
Create a Folded Book Christmas Tree with the supplies in the Adult Take Home Craft available beginning Monday, November 30. Stephanie will be hosting a Zoom meeting on Friday, December 4 at 2 pm if you have any questions about the craft or just want to craft with others! Watch a video demonstration here!
The Simple Sentiment kit includes a wood block with vinyl attached, a toothpick, and an instruction sheet. Not included are your paint of choice, plastic cup or plate for paint, foam paintbrush and optional wood sealer.
Fall OR Halloween Book Page Banner
12 book pages, 7 squares or Fall OR Halloween paper, banner cardboard pattern, cauldron, pumpkin & witch's hat cardboard patterns for Halloween banner OR maple leaf, acorn & poplar leaf cardboard patterns for Fall banner, "FALL" or "BOO!" paper letters, 6 feet of twine are included in the kit. Not included are a pencil, scissors, glue stick or double-sided tape, and a hole punch. Show your love of reading and the season with these new banners!
Apple or Pumpkin Puzzle
Six-inch by six-inch piece of painted wood, Apple or Pumpkin stencil, 50 puzzle pieces painted orange or red, 2 grass green puzzle pieces, and a two-inch cut piece of light brown ribbon are included in the craft kit. A hot glue gun with glue gun sticks OR wood glue or other strong glue is required but NOT included. Show your fall spirit with these new crafts!
Duct Tape Zip Pouch
Two rolls of printed duct tape, two quart sized freezer slider bags, and instruction sheet on how to make the zip pouch are included in the craft kit. These duct tape zip pouches are great for pencil cases, make-up, snacks, mask bags, and more!
Bookmark with Tassle
Three plain bookmarks, nine pieces of yarn, and instruction sheets on how to make the tassel are included in the craft kit. Be creative! Bookmarks can have whatever design you choose. Use markers, colored pencils, crayons, stickers, colored paper, magazines, book pages, sheet music, glue, or rubber stamps with ink to create your one of a kind bookmark.
Sirius Star Ornament
You can create your own Sirius Star Ornament with book pages from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. See a quick video of Stephanie created the first page strip here. Supplies are still available!
Paper Bead Bracelet
Enjoy these step-by-step instructions on how to make a Paper Bead Bracelet. Stephanie used sheet music to create her bracelet beads but any kind of paper would work – book pages, newspaper, or colorful scrapbook paper! We’d love to see pictures of your bracelet when you’re finished. See a quick video of Stephanie making a single bead here.
Simple Birdseed Ornament
Stephanie Coil has created directions for a Simple Birdseed Ornament that can be hung in a tree so that we can make a difference for birds on Earth Day!
Toilet Paper Roll Roses
Something tells us you may have these supplies on hand... Enjoy this PDF with step-by-step instructions for you to make these timely blossoms. Make a whole bouquet! Don't forget to share your pictures if you give this craft a try!
Book Page Wreath Workshop Directions
Remember when Way Library had a fantastic Book Page Wreath Workshop? Though it seems like a lifetime given all that's been happening, it was really only a few weeks ago! Michelle Keedy of Bombshell Redesign has given us permission to post her instructions so you can make this beautiful wreath while you stay home to stay healthy. Thank you, Michelle!