Activities for kids

Make a Window Easel

July 29, 2014
Make a Window Easel

Painting or drawing at an easel offers a different perspective to the usual creating on a flat surface or table. It also offers lots of opportunities for using shoulder and […]

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Fun Food Play Dough Mats

July 22, 2014
Fun Food Play Dough Mats

It’s funny how things happen. It started when we resurfaced our old dining table and I decided we needed place mats to protect the table a little, and that lead […]

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Exploring and Creating with Coloured Glue

July 15, 2014
Exploring and Creating with Coloured Glue

Sometimes art is all about getting stuff onto paper, and getting sticky and messy as you go. That is what our art looked like this morning when I gathered the […]

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How to Make a Simple Animation.

July 9, 2014
How to Make a Simple Animation.

My kids are a little bit movie and animation crazy at the moment. It is Izzy’s goal in life to watch ever Tim Burton film ever made, and Zoe is […]

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Printing With Newspaper

July 1, 2014
Printing With Newspaper

It’s winter holidays here, that means that I need art activities that are interesting and challenging for the bigger kids, but also easy enough for Noah (four years old) to […]

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More Printable Imaginative Play Mats!

June 24, 2014
More Printable Imaginative Play Mats!

We’ve had so much fun playing with the first two printable imaginative play mats that I created, and so many of you have told me all the fun ways you […]

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