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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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Self Portrait Shadow Boxes

Self Portrait Shadow Boxes

I know I promised I’d be doing a lot more crafting for the non crafty moms out there, which I will! But I’ll also be sharing some crafty favorites like these self-portrait shadow boxes because they are just so cool I can’t resist.  Plus, if you read my last post about paint mixing, I said(…)

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Framed Winter Scenes – Easy Art Projects for kids

Framed Winter Scenes – Easy Art Projects for kids

I just realized I better hurry up and post these Framed Winter Scenes before we completely miss winter.  We kind of already did, since it’s been about 80 degrees here in Los Angeles for most of the winter, but still, these are really fun to make, and the techniques can be applied to a lot(…)

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How to Mix Paints with Kids – A Step by Step Tutorial

How to Mix Paints with Kids – A Step by Step Tutorial

Teachers, parents, caretakers, non crafty moms, or anyone who works with kids, this is for you.  Paint mixing is one of my all time favorite things to do with kids.  Not only is it fun, but this basic activity exposes kids to math, science and art all in one go.  It introduces color theory, cause and(…)

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Recycled Art Portfolios – An Easy Way to Store Your Child’s Artwork

Recycled Art Portfolios – An Easy Way to Store Your Child’s Artwork

Happy 2015 everyone! It’s a new year and it’s time to get organized.  I am committed to living differently, healthier, cleaner this year and I’m starting with organization.  Probably the number one question I get asked is “What do I do with all my kid’s artwork?”  I must admit that until recently, we were accumulating(…)

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The Best Art Ideas and Art Projects of 2014

The Best Art Ideas and Art Projects of 2014

Woah.  It’s 2015 in almost 24 hours.  How did this happen??!  I don’t know.  But I do know that we’ve shared some super fun art ideas and art projects for kids this past year so I thought I’d put them all together in one place to make life easier.  I’ve definitely had some misses (like this one was(…)

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Recycled Hanging Rainbows

Recycled Hanging Rainbows

Somewhere over the rainbow…it’s almost 2015 and I’m so happy to be over at Hello, Wonderful again sharing this super happy art project for kids.  What’s better than battling the winter blues than making recycled hanging rainbows? Aren’t they just beautiful?  In one of my art classes the kids take turns choosing the projects from week(…)

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Holiday Mosaics – Easy Art Activity for Kids

Holiday Mosaics – Easy Art Activity for Kids

Hey guys. Has it been a month already?  So happy to be over on Hello, Wonderful for a holiday art project for kids – Holiday Mosaics.  This is so much fun! Check out the full tutorial here.

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DIY Gift Wrapping Ideas – Picture Frame Wrapping Paper

DIY Gift Wrapping Ideas – Picture Frame Wrapping Paper

Oh, this was so much fun! I’ve joined up with my fellow RAMS (Rockin Art Moms) to bring you a fabulously fun gift wrapping ideas for the holidays.  We all got together to share some of our favorite DIY wrapping paper techniques.  There are some seriously talented moms in this group!  Speaking of which, I saw this(…)

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