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March 13, 2019

Painted Easter Egg Weaving

This weaving could just as easily be done with construction paper or even recycled old art work.  But bright spring colors, a few simple watercolor techniques, and freshly painted Easter egg shapes make this paper weaving project really shine!

March 13, 2019

Watercolor for Kids- 9 Watercolor Techniques for Any Age

Watercolor paints are some of the most accessible art materials out there.  Any dollar store or grocery store carries them.  Clean up is minimal.  Two wins, right?  What if I told you I have nine watercolor techniques for your kiddos to try that will bring new life to that tray of dried up watercolor paints?  Explore texture and color through watercolor for kids!

March 10, 2019

Easter Egg Holder- Print and Color

Remember making Easter eggs with the fizzy tablets and then popping the box apart to make a little paper Easter egg holder? Well these free printable egg holders take that idea and add a pinch of creativity and color.  Print, cut, and add your own details with any medium you choose!

March 6, 2019

DIy Recycled Paint Scraper for Kids

Do you have a used gift card or an old credit card hidden in your wallet?  If you do you have exactly what you need to make this DIY paint scraper for kids.  These are so easy and such a fun, satisfying process for kids of any age! 

March 1, 2019

Tie Dye with Tissue Paper- Easy, Brilliant, Beautiful

Tie dye is a favorite at my house.  We don’t do it terribly often because it is a big, stinkin’ deal.  Usually it involves a sunny day, buckets, and a hose.  Traditional tie dye is an outside only affair at our house.  This easy tie dye process uses just food coloring and tissue paper.  You get all the amazing designs without all the mess!

February 20, 2019

How to Decorate Easter eggs with Washable Markers- 3 Easy Ways

Everyone knows how to color Easter eggs with the little tablet of color you plop into the fizzy vinegar water.  I think I’ve done that for about 40 years now and while the eggs are beautiful they are all the same.  What’s the fun in that? Learn how to decorate Easter eggs using three different methods that all use the same easy supply- washable markers!

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