Drawing & colouring · Nature art and craft · Painting

Eco friendly kids art supplies

Here are some suggestions for eco-friendly art supplies that are natural and safe for your kids to create with and friendly to the planet at the same time.  Look for them in your local art & craft store or online. Drawing & colouring Most commercial crayons are made from paraffin wax, which is a by-product of… Continue reading Eco friendly kids art supplies

Jewellery · Mother's Day crafts · Nature art and craft · Painting · Paper crafts

Kid friendly Mother’s Day crafts

Here are some of our favourite Mother's Day crafts that are fun and easy for kids to make, including: hand print, fingerprint and footprint crafts jewellery nature art and crafts paper crafts Hand print, fingerprint and footprint crafts Painted hand bouquet from The trendy treehouse Fingerprint flower pot craft from Crafty morning Fingerprint heart keepsake… Continue reading Kid friendly Mother’s Day crafts

Painting · Process art · Uncategorized

Process art with cool techniques

In a previous blog post we talked about the importance of process art for kids, which simply means focusing on the creative process, rather than on the finished product. These process art activities use a range of painting techniques, including squirt and splatter painting, tape resist art, feet painting, blow painting, salt and sand painting, squish/blot… Continue reading Process art with cool techniques

Painting · Print making · Process art

Process art with print making

In a previous blog post we talked about the importance of process art for kids, which simply means focusing on the creative process, rather than on the finished product. These process art activities use a range of print making tools and techniques, including bubble wrap, sponges, nuts and bolts, fruit and vegetables, muffin tins, string, forks,… Continue reading Process art with print making

Nature art and craft · Painting · Process art

Process art with natural materials

In a previous blog post we talked about the importance of process art for kids, which simply means focusing on the creative process, rather than on the finished product. These process art activities use a range of natural materials, including leaves, flowers, pine cones, shells, rocks/stones, branches and wood slices to create some wonderful works of art.  They… Continue reading Process art with natural materials

Painting · Process art

Process art with unique painting tools

In a previous blog post we talked about the importance of process art for kids, which simply means focusing on the creative process, rather than on the finished product. These process art activities use a variety of unique painting tools to create some wonderful works of art.  They teach kids how they can use common materials and… Continue reading Process art with unique painting tools