Colored pencils, scissors, markers and paintbrushes filled the jars. Alongside is some of Elise's original artwork. (hmm, I think she was 3!)
I found these old fashioned striped paper straws on 62cards' Etsy shop, and added the flags to them. Don't they look sweet in the old mason jar? I found quite a few at a local antique shop, and I borrowed some from my mother in law.
We made "windsocks" out of embroidery hoops and crepe paper. I found the directions in Better Homes and Gardens magazine.