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Mommy and Me Craft Class

What a fun time we had at the mommy and me craft class over the weekend! Well, it was more of a family event, but when you mention craft class, mostly mommies tend to come. I put together a simple craft that allowed a lot of variation for all the families to work on together […]

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Easy Easter Basket Idea for the Creative Kid

Easter is right around the corner and if you are anything like me, you may not have done anything yet. But there is still time! I put together this super fun Easter basket with some great things the fine people at Crayola sent to me and it only took minutes! Like literally, about 3 minutes. […]

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Pickin’ Up What She is Puttin’ Down- Wooden Dolls

Remember a couple of weeks ago when Becky from Rub Some Dirt On It came over for a guest post and shared and awesome tutorial for little wooden peg dolls and cups?!?! Well I wasn’t kidding when I said I wanted to make them, I really did. I was thinking about them and thinking about […]

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Rainsticks!

One of Avery’s favorite things is music, instruments and dancing. I recently put a radio in her room and she loves it and can’t control herself when it is on. She just has.to.dance.  Have I mentioned that my child has little to know interest in any children’s shows? Sesame street, cartoons- nothing.  BUT- She totally […]

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Just call me your ‘Personal Crafter’….

I have an etsy shop and do a lot of invitations for people, but more often than not, I get specific requests for certain items from friends and family. This weekend was full of them so I thought I would lump them into one post and share them with all of you! First, was my […]

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Tape and Roller Painting

I have been doing a lot of art this week with the children at the preschool and that means Avery is getting to do extra projects as well! This one came out really great, all you need is painters tape, a roller, construction paper and paint and you can make these: Click “Read More” to […]

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3D Upcycled CD Cubes

The art show at the preschool is coming up fast and I wanted to squeeze in a couple more projects for each class, but when I come up with a new crazy idea, I like to make sure it works before I do it with a class. The director had requested a few more 3D […]

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Dollar Store Dish Towel Refashion

You know we all love a good dollar store refashion and I have another one for you! This one takes a dollar store dish towel and turns it into a kids art apron!! Fun right?! Click “Read More” to find out how to make one!  First lay out your dish towel.     Fold over the […]

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Color Sorting Magnets Tutorial

I wanted to make a color sorting activity for the children in my baby class because many of them are older and I wanted to see how they did with this type of game. I made 7 colors but I wouldn’t put them all out at once for a child under 24 months, I would […]

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Eric Carle Birthday Party- Crafty Party Favor

I finally settled on having a chocolate fountain at Avery’s birthday (I got one for a gift so why not use it!) so I didn’t want the party favor to be full of candy or things that were just going to be thrown away. Don’t get me wrong, this will probably get thrown away too […]

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