Acrylic pour painting techniques tutorial. I especially like the details on how to make this amazing art project work with a bunch of kids! I'm supposed to be packing for our five-week trip this week. So, naturally, I invited all the neighborhood kids over to make pour paintings and then spent hours editing and writing up this tutorial. The truth is, I promised my … [Read more...] about How to Pour Paint: Acrylic Pour Painting Techniques
Can you believe these gorgeous Easter eggs were decorated using crayon shavings? Get all the details in the tutorial. The Easter Egg by Jan Brett is this week's Virtual Book Club for Kids pick. This cute book features all sorts of fun ways to make fancy Easter eggs, so I decided it was the perfect time to update this post featuring my all-time favorite method of decorating … [Read more...] about Crayon Shaving Decorated Easter Eggs – These are Gorgeous!
My experience as a Creator VIP at Creativation 2018. Brilliant craft products worth looking for. Creativation 2018 highlights. Creativation Highlights This was my second year at Creativation. I had more time this year, and I already knew my way around, so I got to see pretty much everything! Here are my favorite craft highlights from the event. Best Craft … [Read more...] about Creativation 2018 Highlights – Crafts to Look For
An adorable caterpillar to butterfly craft for preschoolers, plus more activities to go along with Eric Carle's book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Caterpillar to Butterfly Craft for Children This caterpillar to butterfly craft is my favorite of the many cute crafts my son Johnny has made in preschool. It pairs beautifuly with Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar. To … [Read more...] about Caterpillar to Butterfly Craft and Recommended Books and Activities
How to make Harry Potter inspired Monster Book of Monsters. These make great handmade gifts, and the customization step makes a fun party activity. These little Harry Potter Monster Book of Monsters were a big hit at Emma's Harry Potter party! Emma covered the books in advance, with party-goers finishing the books by adding teeth and eyes. DIY Harry Potter Monster Book … [Read more...] about DIY Harry Potter Monster Book of Monsters Tutorial