DIY Tent Kit - hehe see what I did there to line it up with the book ;) Iggy Peck, Architect The book we are talking about today is Iggy Peck, Architect! As part of the NEW Kid-Made Series this year, we’re adding kid-made gifts to the mix. One of the things we love to make for our kiddos … [Read more...] about Lickety Split it’s a DIY Tent Kit!
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I love tying things into art and math. The two go together like peanut butter and jelly, like milk and cookies, like spaghetti and meatballs. This month’s Virtual Book Club for kids is The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister. This book stands out initially because of the beautiful foil … [Read more...] about Scribble Art Rainbow Fish
Have a little fine artist in your life? These little gift guides are sure to please and inspire all mini fine artists. Here are some of my favorite gifts to inspire your little ones to learn and create like famous fine artists while inspiring their own creativity! The Mini da … [Read more...] about Ultimate Gift Guide for the Mini Fine Artist
Simple is better. A ton of stuff I’ve been doing this summer with the kiddos, to fall off of our busyness of the school year, is to slow down and keep it simple. Simple crafts, simple activities, simple play. Speaking of simple... V has been heading into beginning reading territory & … [Read more...] about Pattern Play and Number Cards
Who would have thought a simple, everyday craft material like craft sticks (popsicle sticks) could be so much fun & give such endless hours of play?! It started with my recent obsession with Mandalas, well and my love for all things Gina, the creator at Willowday (a fellow Rockin’ Art Mom). … [Read more...] about Invitation To Create: Craft Stick Mandalas
For the past two weeks, to keep the little's busy, busy, busy (that’s secret code for working on something, so mama can work on something, or maybe just sneak some chocolate). I’ve been pulling inspiration from my sewing/craft/office room (aka the place where idle junk gets dumped on the … [Read more...] about Invitation To Create