Tips on setting up an art space, managing a mess, and talking with kids about their art.
Make a tent from a drying rack | This could be a good quiet/soft/reading space in the classroom. #homeschooling #backtoschool
For the little ones
Tape off their name, then let them fingerpaint! LOVE THIS IDEA!!!
Making and Playing With Puppets
Kids: Things to make or do
Straw blown art for kids. Make the paint dance across the paper!
Rock Monsters Craft, the kids will love this!
bubble painting, but this website has lots of awesome craft ideas for kids
Caterpillar on Leaf Rubbing. #DIY with your kids!
handprint art for each month - do them individually or make a calendar!
Minute to Win It games -- good for kids parties
for the babe!
Comprehensive list of methods for home made art supplies at: http://www.artfulparent.com/2012/06/35-homemade-art-materials-kids-can-make.html
The 25 Coolest Science Experiments for kids!
using magazines for kids' art projects w/options for different ages + stages
handprint art: dad & baby/little ones; mom & kiddos; etc
For my Children
Bubble Wrap Stomp Painting | Mess For Less
Great messy art projects for kids! These are fun!
30 Awesome Kids Apps for the iPad
fun for kids
25 Cheap to FREE boredom busters to keep kids having fun and make mom's day easier!
Scented Homemade Edible Paint | FUN AT HOME WITH KIDS