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Gratitude Jars

Gratitude Jars

I’m so excited to introduce my friends, Julia and Megan, from KidArtLit.  They have an incredible subscription box company that delivers storytime and art kits every month to families like us.  I have had the great pleasure of receiving one of their boxes and was totally blown away by how great it is. It included beautiful, easy(…)

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Online Process Art ToolKit

Online Process Art ToolKit

It’s finally here. I have been working behind the scenes for months on an amazing, value packed super cool project I am so excited about. Say hello to the Meri Cherry Process Art Toolkit. It is a downloadable kit that will go straight to your email box and you can print it out in minutes. I’ve bundled all of the most(…)

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5 Reasons Process Art Makes Life Better

5 Reasons Process Art Makes Life Better

5 Reasons Process Art Makes Life Better for Kids and Adults *PROCESS ART* Art that is about the making and the doing rather than the finished product. 1. Process Art offers kids some seriously needed down time.  It seems like the older our kids get, the more we’re pushing them to their limit.  School can be(…)

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How to Make Safe Slime for Kids

How to Make Safe Slime for Kids

Has slime officially taken over the internet and every child’s free time or what? My kids are obsessed.  I’ve had so many people ask me what recipe we use so here you go.  Please keep in mind there are TONS of ways to make slime.  This is one way we really like to make safe(…)

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Process Art Rainbow Book

Process Art Rainbow Book

I am so excited about this post! If you’ve seen my instagram stories lately you may have caught glimpses of My Rainbow Book that I’ve been working on.  When I first had the idea to make a process art rainbow book, I thought it was a cool idea, but now actually holding it in my(…)

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Candy Worlds – Candy Craft for Kids

Candy Worlds – Candy Craft for Kids

October is here! Which means lots of talk about costumes, pumpkins and candy.  If your kids are anything like mine, the promise of insurmountable amounts of sugary, chocolatey goodness is almost too good to be true. My six year old has a sweet tooth like no other, so making candy worlds is something I know will(…)

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Fairy Potions for Kids

Fairy Potions for Kids

Making fairy potions with kids is one of our all time favorite things to do. It’s also the biggest hit at birthday parties in the art studio.  Check out all the steps in this post called Making Perfume with Kids. It’s the same exact process as fairy potions with a different name.  You can also(…)

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Large Scale Collaborative Murals for Kids

Large Scale Collaborative Murals for Kids

I have wanted to write this post forever.  Large Scale Collaborative murals for kids have remained a staple in the studio and in our art classes since I began teaching years ago.  There is something so magical about watching children create something large, over an extended period of time, that has stunning results.  Over the years(…)

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6 Great Art Activities for Kids

6 Great Art Activities for Kids

You may have noticed I haven’t been blogging as often since we opened a brick and mortar art studio for kids here in Los Angeles.  Well, it’s sort of true.  I’m not blogging as much here, but I have been busy blogging over on Oriental Trading Company’s blog for the past year.  So if you(…)

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Fairy Gardens for Kids

Fairy Gardens for Kids

I am so excited to share these fairy gardens from a gorgeous birthday party we did recently.  I have tried making fairy gardens for kids multiple times, in multiple ways, and never felt satisfied with the process or the results.  These fairy gardens are totally different.  They rock from beginning to end.  I really recommend you(…)

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