The evenings are closing in now, and it’s getting dark earlier. There’s a definite tang of autumn in the air, especially first thing in the morning. Autumn is the perfect time to bring a little hygge into your life, and these lanterns are an easy way to do that. Even tiny children can create beautiful … Read moreHow To Make Paper Lanterns. Easy Oiled-Paper Lanterns.
If you’ve got busy toddlers, then you’ll know that they have an innate knack for blasting through almost any activity in seconds flat. You spend hours researching and setting up the perfect play invitation, and they finish in less than five minutes. That’s why you need this curated list of 100 quick and easy activities … Read more100 Quick And Easy Activities For Toddlers.
I love doing art with my children, and I love it even more when the whole process is easy and fun for everyone. I find process art activities are one of the best ways to achieve that. Here’s a huge list of easy preschool art projects for you to try out with your children. Easy … Read moreEasy Preschool Art Projects
One of my all-time favourite art ideas for kids is the ginormous canvas art you see in the images on this post. There’s something exciting about making BIG art. Working on a tiny surface encourages tiny, minutely-detailed art. Using a big surface allows for huge expansive movements, big brushes, bold swathes of colour. This is … Read moreArt Ideas For Kids: How To Make Ginormous Canvas Art.
This post is about art for kids. It’s about how you can facilitate art, even if you don’t consider yourself an artist (I definitely don’t). If your schooling knocked your belief in yourself as an artist, then you probably feel a bit daunted at the idea of helping your children develop their own artistic skills. … Read moreProcess Art For Kids: How To Get Started.
If you loved my little round-up of some of our favourite slime recipes, then you’ll also be keen to have a go at this beautiful unicorn slime. There’s something really special about this mixture of beautiful unicorn colours, and kids love the added sparkle from the glitter. Of course, this slime recipe would work just … Read moreHow To Make The Most Beautiful Unicorn Slime Ever.
One of my favourite messy summer art projects is bubble painting. It’s an easy activity to set up and makes use of materials you’ve probably already got to hand. Bubbles and preschoolers are a fun mix, whatever the activity. There are endless hours of fun to be had from washing all kinds of things with … Read moreHow To Do Bubble Painting: 3 Ideas For Preschoolers.
One of my favourite things about the nicer weather rolling around is the opportunity to take art outside. I love summer art projects because they allow me to indulge in plenty of mess-making without having to worry too much about cleaning up afterwards. No time to read now? Pin it to look at later. Some … Read more17 Summer Art Projects: Messy Fun Your Kids Will Love.