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June 11, 2018

Recycled Rainbow Color Wheel

It can be easy to look right past everyday materials that have great potential as art materials.  This rainbow color wheel collage activity uses recycled magazine pages as a color source.  Unusual?  Maybe, but also perfect!  They’re readily available, free, and come in a thousand colors!

June 10, 2018

Paper Towel Painting and Patterning

I adore art projects that use household materials in new ways.  This paper towel painting lesson does just that.  A little marker and a few watercolors and you won’t even recognize that paper towel!

June 3, 2018

Spaghetti Paintbrushes- Process Painting Fun

Creating a paintbrush out of an unusual material, such as pasta, brings an element of fun to this process art activity.   Spaghetti paintbrushes and some food coloring paint make for a super fun art project straight out of the pantry.

May 21, 2018

Paper Weaving- an Introduction

Paper weaving is a simple and inexpensive way to teach young kids the basics of weaving.  This can be a tricky skill to teach (and learn) but starting with a few simple tips will help your young artist to be successful!

May 14, 2018

Leaf Bowls with Air Dry Clay

These leaf bowls are deceivingly quick and easy to make.  The air dry clay recipe comes together with only a few household ingredients and the finished bowls are pretty enough for gifting.

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