Flannel Friday: Flannelboard Kit!

As this past week at the library was super busy, and I didn’t get a chance to make a flannelboard, I thought I would take some pictures of my kit and what it looks like.

I keep all of my flannelboard making supplies in this kit so that I can grab it and move to any area of the library (or home…as many of my flannels are created while watching TV — I need to keep my hands busy!) without worrying about missing a pair of scissors or a certain felt color.

Some of the contents:
– Tacky Glue
– Tape on a roll!
– Scissors (And a back-up pair)
– Googly eyes (black and white/colored)
– Paint (white and black), Paperclips, and Paint Cup
– Ribbon
– Paint Pens
– Embroidery Floss & Needles

I also keep a file folder filled with flannel templates and ideas — most of that is FULL of Flannel Friday!

Anna has the round-up this week. Melissa started this. Anne has the archive. And you can also follow the Flannel Friday Pinterest account. (Also, Melissa has a new button if you want to link to Flannel Friday and it’s up at her blog here.)

9 comments on “Flannel Friday: Flannelboard Kit!

  1. Sarah
    October 7, 2011 at 9:03 am #

    Good to know what’s in your kit! I haven’t truly gotten too creative with my flannel boards yet but maybe this will inspire me!

    • Katie
      October 7, 2011 at 2:23 pm #

      I hope it does!

  2. clevinso
    October 7, 2011 at 4:03 pm #

    my-o-my that is one organized little kit you got there. so much better than my system, which is more like scavanger hunt crossed with a felt salad on the side.

  3. Dorothy Sinclair
    July 11, 2013 at 12:04 pm #

    Can you expand on what is in your kit? We are having an event and would love to put one of these together as a give away. You can email me at dorothy@swonlibraries.org
    Thank you

    • Katie
      August 5, 2013 at 12:07 pm #

      I listed all of the contents of my kit on the blog entry. I’m not sure if you want brand specifics or what else you might need.

  4. Stacey
    January 25, 2018 at 2:31 pm #

    Nice! I already have a good start on mine…thanks for sending me the link 🙂

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