Easy (and Cheap!) Family Art Projects

Do you ever look for fun activities to do with your child, or perhaps need something to keep the kids busy on a day with poor weather? Look no further! The following projects can be done easily with little supplies required, little to no prep time, and each activity can be done by children of … Continue reading Easy (and Cheap!) Family Art Projects


Guide Dots: Subscription Box #7

Disclaimer: Guide Dots kindly gifted this product to me in exchange for an honest review. All opinions expressed are those of myself and/or my family. As a child I was constantly drawing. I would draw rainbows, people and faces, pictures of my Barbie horse, use my Fashion Plates toy and design and color the clothes … Continue reading Guide Dots: Subscription Box #7

Check Out My Guest Post: Learning About Art

Check out my new guest post on the I Create Art Kits website's blog! Click the logo above to visit the I Create Art Kit website! Learning About Art Thank you to our guest blogger Sarah Emerson. After reading through her entry, please scroll to the bottom of the page for information on her blog. … Continue reading Check Out My Guest Post: Learning About Art

Llamas Llamas in Our Pajamas

All weekend my daughter has asked me every five minutes, "Can we do a project?" She literally poked me awake this morning at 5:00 a.m. to say that I needed to get out of bed because yesterday I promised her that we would make something together today.I tried to think of something easy and quick … Continue reading Llamas Llamas in Our Pajamas

Mother’s Day Picture Frame Project

My daughter Abby loves to do "projects" and wanted to make something for both of her grandmothers for Mother's Day.  She is such a sweet girl who loves to make things to give as gifts for everyone.  I receive new drawings or other artwork daily. During our last trip to Walmart, we found some supplies … Continue reading Mother’s Day Picture Frame Project

Terra Cotta Wind Chime Project

This afternoon Abby and I had lots of fun making wind chimes. We made one for both of her grandmas and one for her. I had recently seen a photo of similar chimes online, but it didn't have instructions. I thought that it wouldn't be too difficult to put together and would be something fun … Continue reading Terra Cotta Wind Chime Project

Finger Painting Father’s Day Project

With Father's Day coming up, Abby and I decided to get creative this morning and make a present for my husband.  He doesn't buy new clothes very often, so we had already bought him a shirt, but we wanted to give him something homemade as well.  We had to be a little sneaky and work … Continue reading Finger Painting Father’s Day Project

Easter Bunny Sign Craft

While browsing Pinterest a few days ago looking for an Easter project. I saw some cute bunny signs using pallet wood.  It didn't appear to be too difficult so I went to Hobby Lobby to buy my supplies and try my hand at it. The original instructions for this project are from Diva of DIY's … Continue reading Easter Bunny Sign Craft

Painting Time!

Abby has been very interested in coloring lately and we have spent a lot of time with her colorbooks and loose paper.  After several coloring sessions this weekend I was a little bored and wanted to do something different, so I looked through my craft supplies for something we could make together.   I found … Continue reading Painting Time!