DIY poppy art - Small for Big
It’s hard to believe what you can make with coffee filters! This is a very fun and easy project with beautiful, fail-proof results. Make this eye-popping Merimekko inspired pattern and frame it for your wall. Kids and grownups both will love painting on coffee filters. Serisously, it is mesmerizing. The paint gets soaked up and …
Toilet Paper Roll Airplane Crafts for Kids
Your kids will absolutely love creating these toilet paper roll airplane crafts for kids with you. Don't they just make you want to fly the friendly skies?
"P is for Poppy" Project
Every year I come up with a new Poppy project for Remembrance Day. This is the 2012 version. The poppies can be made in three ways, using white streamers, paper towels, or coffee filters. MATERIALS REQUIRED: - wc paper or heavy sketch/drawing paper - scraps of newspaper and/or book pages cut into squares and rectangles - disk tempera paint - eye dropper - stapler - white streamers, paper towels, and/or coffee filters - little square or rectangle of corrugated cardboard - text printed from…
Arrr.... It's a Pirate's Map for Me! Homemade Pirate Map Project
I spent my weekend playing in the art studio not too long ago.... and this is what happened. I made pirate maps for my girls and their friends. I used some of my artist painting canvas. Then I played with various media, inks, tea, stamps, a candle flame... The end result was a set of maps that are kid-proof, playable, and "pretty authentic" according to my 6 year old. Look for them in my Etsy shop soon! arrrgh.