Monthly Archives: July 2015

  • an easy beginner paper mache project for little ones

    Paper Mâché Mobile with Kids

    In the summers I teach art camp, as you may know if you read my blog. We do lots and lots of very cool things which I photograph to death. The photos get downloaded to my computer, and then I forget about them because life moves fast. I just recently found these photos of a project we did …

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  • kids make this simple bird house craft from milk cartons

    Milk Carton Bird Houses

    Milk cartons have so many possibilities for crafting. Just their shape alone is a work of art! I love that they already looks like a house, with a little chimney and everything. We use milk cartons a lot in art class (I haven’t written about them yet because sometimes I’m just a lazy blogger, mmm hmm), …

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  • kids use their whole body when printing with bubble wrap and rollers

    Bubble Wrap Roller Printing

    In my art class there are many days where I plan a collaborative art experience. I actually love these projects more than anything else. Since I teach mostly four and five-yr olds, collaboration is a natural way to promote creativity and exploration because at that age every experience is so rooted in socialization. They love to …

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  • the best summer art camp ideas for kids

    58 Summer Art Camp Ideas

    Summer is in full swing over here! As some parts of the world are in the middle of winter (which I can’t fathom), I know this list of ideas will come in handy for indoor creativity as well. I teach art camp at my house all summer. I make long lists of crafts and activities to do with …

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