Archive Monthly Archives: August 2013

Don’t know what to do with old magazines? Use some cut out pictures and then draw to finish the picture

If you have old magazines and want to use them in some way for an art project for your kids, here is the perfect idea. A few weeks ago I posted a finish the picture

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What can you do with wine corks? Try a couple of these easy cork craft ideas.

You may have to wait for holiday time to do some wine cork crafts unless you’ve been collecting wine corks for a while. There are a a few kids crafts ideas I found that you can do with corks and

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Need some Rosh Hashana crafts? Make a mod podged honey dish or holiday plate

So in my neck of the woods Rosh Hashana (the Jewish new year) is right around the bend. For those celebrating Rosh Hashana if you work with kids you are for sure,

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24 of the best, most creative kids collages

I’ll bet you can’t believe that there could really be (at least) 24 great collage activities that kids can do, right? I know many preschool and kindergarten

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Use the kids names for a tape painting activity with acrylic paints

I saw this great idea on Pinterest with tape and acrylic paints. (pictured below) I wanted to something similar in our art camp with little kids as that activity

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Make some colorful picnic bags with brown paper lunch bags (video)

▶ Colorful Picnic Bags This video really could have taken half the time even though at about a minute a half its pretty short. It’s just a cute way to enhance a picnic by decorating those brown

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Aluminum foil art: 10 different ideas

Aluminum foil is one thing that most homes usually have. When you’re stuck with ideas for art aluminum foil art is pretty and plentiful. Here are 10 ideas for you to do with aluminum foil (or tin

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Make your own memory games ( with colored tape), keep kids busy for hours

This activity is truly amazing. (I got this idea from the blog Meri Cherry but, changed it around a bit) It’s easy Takes lots of time (can even be done on a car trip) Makes no mess Can go on endlessly

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Don’t throw away your markers (video)

Don’t throw away your markers – YouTube. This video will teach you how to reconstitute your very good markers. When I taught children drawing using the Monart method I used markers like these.

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8 art storage ideas for kids art materials

Here you go: 8 great art storage ideas for your kids art supplies. No commentary needed, the pictures say it all Buckets for storage portable art studio

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Abstract oil pastels and watercolor art

So I must admit that this is going to be an unfinished activity post for you here. That is simply because someone messed up but, I still want you to see this activity

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