DIY Drop Cloth Tent Tutorial. Skill level: beginner. Tutorial from Lowes here. List of materials, diagrams, etc… at the link.
DIY Inspiration tent blanket or fort. Instead of spending $358 for the blanket and tent structure, paint a canvas drop cloth with the details you and your kids want on it. You can drape this over anything - chairs, PVC constructed tent structure etc… Blanket and tent from Donna Wilson here.
This blog is for my crafting alter ego. I did lots of crafts with my very artistic mother growing up and continue doing them with kids now. I love really good kids' crafts that hold their attention and mine.