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DIY and Craft

Spread the Cheer with Magnetic Holiday Crafts

Holiday crafting and gift giving go hand-in hand, especially if kids can get involved. In the spirit of the season, we’re sharing two of our favorite magnetic holiday crafts sure to bring out your festive side.

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5 Useful Magnets for Teachers in the Classroom

As teachers head back to the classroom, a variety of magnets make the grade helping teachers to hold, post, decorate, label, secure and even become the basis of memorable experiments.

Taking a page from student supply lists, here’s our recommendation for five useful magnets for teachers.

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DIY and Craft, Magnets in General

Viewing Magnetic Fields and Identifying Magnetic Poles

Viewing magnetic fields with with viewer film
Magnetic Viewer Film shows the multiple poles present in flexible magnetic sheeting.
Typically, magnetic fields are invisible.  It’s one of the things that adds to the mystique and curiosity of magnets.  Bust visualizing magnetic fields and identifying magnetic poles can be done with just a few simple tools. Continue reading…

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Creative Magnetic Projects Perfect for Celebrating Mom

What mom doesn’t love a thoughtful, handmade gift? With Mother’s Day right around the corner, we have some quick and easy magnetic projects that mom will love receiving and displaying.

Sentiment Button Magnets

Picture of Sentiment Button Magnets one of three magnetic projects for Mother's Day

Making Sentiment Button Magnets is an easily customizable magnet project that kids can help with – from start to finish. First, gather all the needed supplies, including colored or patterned paper, clear glass flat pebbles, spray adhesive, and small round magnets. We used half-inch diameter ceramic disc magnets, which are readily available at most craft or hardware stores. Continue reading…

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Creative Uses for Craft Magnets to Inspire Your Project List

March is National Craft Month, so what better time to look at some great crafting projects using magnets. Crafters by nature are creative people who do amazing things with a range of media – magnets included. Here’s a roundup of some of the most interesting projects we’ve seen using craft magnets. From Pinterest to Etsy to your favorite DIY blog, there’s a range projects incorporating craft magnets that just may inspire you to get your craft on!

Magnetic Terrariums

Photo of small terrarium attached to metal surface with craft magnets.

Photo by Melissa Caughey
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Master Magnetics puts the “Mag” in Magnificent Craft & Hobby Projects

Craft Magnets Assortment
Master Magnetics will be featuring their entire line of craft and hobby magnets at the CHA Expo in Anaheim, booth #1826.

Ceramic Magnets, also known as ferrite magnets, are the most popular type of magnet for craft and hobby projects. Available in discs, blocks and rings, Master Magnetics’ craft magnets are made from the highest grade of ceramic magnet material available. Just add glue to the back and they are ideal for an endless array of projects. Continue reading…

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