The Artful Parent - Kids Art, Holiday Crafts, & Creative Activities
Kids art activities, holiday crafts, and creative family activities from The Artful Parent blog (ArtfulParent.com). I share ideas, information, and inspiration to encourage you to enjoy and share art with the kids in your life (whether in your home or your classroom). - EASY and FUN kids arts and crafts - Unique art Ideas as well as Tried-and-True Favorites - Hundreds of Kids Art Activities to keep your family happily creating and learning day after day
A Felt Bat Garland :: DIY Halloween Decorations
A Fun and Easy Autumn Leaf Craft with Rocks - Beautiful!
Autumn Leaf Rocks :: A Fun and Easy Fall Craft
31 Autumn Crafts, Pumpkin Recipes, and Halloween Decorations
31 Autumn Crafts, Pumpkin Recipes, & Halloween Decorations
Leaf Art :: Leaf Drawing and Doodling (plus a great way to preserve the leaves and make the color vibrant again!)
Leaf Drawing and Doodling with Metallic Sharpies
DIY Glitter Leaves -- Love these!
Glitter Leaves :: Autumn Leaf Crafts for Kids
5 Story Stones Ideas - Storytelling with Rocks - Artful Parent
The human face is a subject that children return to again and again in their artwork. Here's a free printable that can help as kids get older and want to draw more realistically.
Drawing Faces for Kids (plus a FREE printable guide)
Not sure whether to put this in my craft time for us board or my gift ideas board! Live this! Similar to what my mom did with me as a kid, but we didn't have the money for these materials so we got cheap $5 sweat shirts and puff paints and recreated my drawings on them for family every Christmas. I love the idea of continuing that tradition but I'm a more modern way!
Watercolor Techniques :: 60+ Watercolor Projects Kids Love
Cooking with Kids :: 35+ Fun Ideas and Recipes - Artful Parent
The Best Kids Science Experiments to Try at Home
How to Make a Bunting Stained Glass - The Artful Parent
Choosing Paper for Children - The Best Papers for Kids Art
Bend and Shape Candy Canes!
Colored Ice Scultpures :: Outdoor Winter Art for Kids
The Awesome Rainbow Milk Science Experiment - This rainbow milk science experiment is popular around the web. And for good reason. Also called milky fireworks, erupting colors, magic milk, tie-dyed milk, and more, this very possibly both the easiest and most amazingly beautiful science experiment out there. It is so super awesome and kids LOVE it!
The Awesome Rainbow Milk Science Experiment
10+ Light Table Activities for Kids (Free and Low-Cost)
5 Picture Books for Kids to Inspire Creativity - Artful Parent
35 Homemade Art Materials Kids Can Make - The Artful Parent
The best kids art supplies from Stubby Pencil Studio from The Artful Parent (based on years of ordering and using them). Plus a super awesome children's art supply GIVEAWAY of more than $150 of favorite kids art materials!
My Favorite Stubby Pencil Studio Kids Art Supplies
Circle Art :: An Open Ended Art Activity for Kids - Artful Parent
The While She Naps podcast episode for parents and teachers -- Jean Van't Hul, author of The Artful Parent, on kids' art and creativity, and Amie Plumley, author of Sewing School, on sewing with children.