Make A Recycled Sewing Box

Make A Recycled Sewing Box

A little over a year ago I received a message on my Facebook page the very second I hit 1000 likes.  It said something like “Congrats.  The first 1000 are the hardest.”  Asia from Fun at Home with Kids had been reading my blog and watching my page slowly slowly creep to the high hundreds(…)

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Salt Painting Collage – Process Art for Kids

Salt Painting Collage – Process Art for Kids

Am I weird for thinking this Salt Painting Collage belongs in a museum?  Because I seriously do.  I mean, look at those colors!  Kids are just amazing and this process art activity is a fantastic, multi layered experience that they just love.  I highly recommend it.  The kids in this post are all 3, which is(…)

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50 + Art Projects for 3-5 Year Olds

50 + Art Projects for 3-5 Year Olds

I have decided to take a little inventory on my blog to make sure it’s as helpful and resourceful as possible.  As it turns out, I have over 50 art projects for kids ages 3 to 5 that are super duper amazing and awesome right here.  I took some time to round them all up(…)

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Be Mine Vision Board – Find Your True Love

Be Mine Vision Board – Find Your True Love

When I turned 30 (ten years ago) and almost all of my friends were married already, some having kids, it felt overwhelming and a little/a lot scary not to have found my own true love.  I’ve always been a bit of a dreamer (ha, can you tell?) so what’s a girl to do but make(…)

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Happy Handmade Craft eBook Launch!!!

Happy Handmade Craft eBook Launch!!!

Hey Everyone!  I’ve been so excited for this day.  After tons and tons of handwork we are launching the most fantastic crafting ebook called Happy Handmade! By “we” I mean over 18 of the most fantastic crafty bloggers in the blogosphere.  Yup, this book is amazing! It’s full of crafty ideas, process ideas, and all kinds of(…)

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Winter Scene Shadow Boxes

Winter Scene Shadow Boxes

I guess this is the year of the shadow box because we can’t seem to stop making them.  First, it was self portrait shadow boxes.  Then we went to family photo shadow boxes.  And now, winter scene shadow boxes.  I just think it’s so much fun to create this little worlds of wonder and these(…)

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25 Valentine’s Day Art Projects for kids

25 Valentine’s Day Art Projects for kids

Love is definitely in the air.  My girls are practicing drawing hearts.  I’m painting bleeding hearts.  There’s just a lot of love out there and in here.  I took some time to make this round up of all my favorite Valentine’s Day Art Project Ideas all in one place.  My very favorite ever is number one.  I(…)

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Bleeding Hearts – Art Project for Kids

Bleeding Hearts – Art Project for Kids

Valentine’s Day is officially a month out, which means pink and red in every super market and 99 cents store as far as the eye can see.  Does it mean much more than that?  For me, it’s an excuse to do fun arts and crafts like these milk painting valentine’s books. Beyond that, I like to(…)

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Art Studio and Backyard Art Space for Kids

Art Studio and Backyard Art Space for Kids

Hi guys! Our art studio and backyard art space is up on the amazing, super smart and informative blog Tinkerlab today.  Rachelle interviewed me about our space, how we use it and how we organize all of our art supplies.  I’m so excited to share it with all of you.  Here are some pics from(…)

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To Being in the Pic

To Being in the Pic

As a blogger and obsessive photo taker, it’s rare that I’m ever in the picture myself.  On one hand I am relieved.  I rarely do my hair and I don’t have to worry I’m still in my pjs surrounded by a major crafting session.  But when I look back and find the rare photo of(…)

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