The Artful Parent
Kids art activities, holiday crafts, and creative family activities from The Artful Parent blog (ArtfulParent.com). On The Artful Parent 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 kid-friendly arts and crafts - Unique Ideas as well as Tried-and-True Favorites - Hundreds of Arts Activities to keep your family happily creating and learning day after day
The Best No Cook Playdough Recipe - This is so easy the kids can help make it! (plus a comparison between cooked and no cook playdough)
Painting Activities for Kids :: More than 60 awesome kids painting ideas using tempera paint, fingerpaint, acrylic paint, BioColor paint, and other paints!
How to Make Melted Bead Suncatchers from kids plastic pony beads. Beautiful!! (Make sure to see the tips for safety and success.)
Playdough Ideas for Kids :: So many great ideas and ways for kids to play and learn and create with playdough!
A drawing table for kids that's both ergonomic and portable -- also great for writing and homework! There's a link at the end for a DIY slanted drawing surface that's worth checking out...
Body Painting with the Childrens Art Group
Despite being what many parents reach for when buying art materials for toddlers, crayons are not the best for this age. This list includes 11 tried-and-tested toddler favorites.
The Artful Spring :: Spring crafts ebook for families -- full of Easter ideas, spring arts and crafts, yummy recipes, and ideas for gardening with kids!
30+ favorite kids art tools from The Artful Parent -- Think beyond paints and markers -- the art tools kids use are just as important for a successful art experience!
Kids Arts and Crafts Activities :: Over 500 Fun, Artful Things for Kids to Do
Whats on the Kids Art Display Wall This Month? A rotating display of kids art showcasing their most recent drawings, paintings, and collages.