Create some gorgeous mini thank you or birthday cards using pieces of beautiful watercolour paintings! Such an easy, open-ended, process driven art activity for kids with stunning results, each one unique in design.
After Pop’s 3rd birthday
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Create some beautiful flowers from recycled materials and watercolour paints in this simple flower craft for kids with stunning results!
While shopping recently we picked up a large cardboard fruit tray that some apples had been displayed in (these are usually available in any supermarket to
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Experiment with pattern making and a simple Pointillist technique by painting and mark making with cotton buds! This fantastic art activity for kids comes straight out of the very wonderful book The Artful Parent: Simple Ways to fill your Family’s Life with Art and Creativity by Jean Van’t Hul of The Artful Parent blog, and we are
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Create some beautiful, rainbow coloured flowers using paper doilies and liquid watercolour paints in a fun, hands on painting method for kids! These look beautiful in a vase for Spring and would make a stunning Mother’s day or Easter gift!
We recently did
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Enjoy a fabulous art process using combs and brightly coloured paints, to explore textures and patterns with kids! Painting sessions with young children are much less about creating an end result and finished product than they should be about exploring materials in an
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