Jackson Pollock Art Mural for Kids

Jackson Pollock Art Mural for Kids

Every once in a while we do an art activity at toddler play group that silences all the adults and has us all kind of dumbfounded by it’s beauty.  This Jackson Pollock art mural for kids was one of those activities.  With every addition of color we just all stared in awe of the gorgeous effortless beauty(…)

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Family Birthday Traditions You Can Make and Do

Family Birthday Traditions You Can Make and Do

Happy 2016 everyone! As the Cherry clan gets ready to move into a new home, I’ve been reminiscing a lot about the last few years at this house and the family traditions we’ve created here.  Growing up, we had super fun parties including potato sack races, hikes around the lake behind our house, and my all time(…)

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Wet Felting with Kids

Wet Felting with Kids

I couldn’t finish out the year on a round up post (my last post was 10 Creative Christmas Ideas) so I decided to go mega process art and share some wet felting for kids.  I know for some this will be way outside of your comfort zone.  I get it.  What the heck is wet felting(…)

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10 Creative Christmas Art Activities for Preschoolers

10 Creative Christmas Art Activities for Preschoolers

Happy Holidays everyone! I’ve put together a round up of different creative Christmas art activities for preschoolers so you don’t have to go searching all over my blog.  The first one is a favorite, along with Christmas Cloud dough.  Definitely check those two out if you’re not sure where to start and you have preschoolers.(…)

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No Mess Art in a Tub – Holiday Mural for Kids

No Mess Art in a Tub – Holiday Mural for Kids

Happy holidays everybody! This holiday craft for kids is super festive and involves no mess! I’m really excited to share it with you. If you’re kids love glitter and you feel the exact opposite, this may feel like a holiday present and in that case, you’re welcome.  It’s my pleasure.  Have fun! You will need… Supplies cardboard(…)

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Craft Supply SOS – Art Supplies for Kids

Craft Supply SOS – Art Supplies for Kids

Ok, so just in case you walk into an arts and crafts supply store and start to get hives, I thought I’d make life a tad bit easier and share my absolute favorite, can’t live without, must have ART SUPPLY LIST.  These are my favorite art supplies of for kids. You can order these all online(…)

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Nature Craft Wall Hangings

Nature Craft Wall Hangings

Hi Everyone!  I feel so out of touch.  It’s been ages since my last blog post and I miss it so much.  I love this blog and I love sharing all the wonderful artsy fartsy things we do all the time.  My challenge, like pretty much every mom, is time.  My art classes have taken(…)

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Pumpkin Suncatchers

Pumpkin Suncatchers

Happy Halloween everybody! Last week I shared a simple pumpkin decorating activity that my kids loved.  I have another one this week that is also really simple with limitless possibilities, my favorite.  We’ve been having a blast making pumpkin suncatchers.  They don’t have to be pumpkins.  In fact, my  girls have requested that I have(…)

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No Paint No Carve Pumpkin Decorating for Kids

No Paint No Carve Pumpkin Decorating for Kids

I’ve never really been a big fan of Halloween.  I know, I know. Halloween is so much fun you say.  But, it’s true. Until I had kids I was happy to put a big bowl of snickers on the porch, turn out the lights and watch 3 hours of Sex and the City reruns hiding in(…)

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50 Process Art Activities for Kids

50 Process Art Activities for Kids

I’ve been wanting to write this post for ages.  Process art is so important to me and at the route of pretty much all the work that I do.  I am the art teacher at a Reggio Inspired Preschool in addition to teaching process based art to over 50 children a week here in Los(…)

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