Easy Halloween Art for Kids
Create brightly coloured Silhouette Halloween Art using with our kid-friendly templates. Includes a ghost,haunted house,black cat,witches hat,spider and bats!
Glow In The Dark Puffy Paint Recipe
This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Amazon. The opinions and text are all mine. This week we’re teaming up with Amazon to bring you a “magical” craft in celebration of the launch of Niko and the Sword of Light! This is an easy DIY recipe that even the kids can […]
Van Gogh Art Project for Kids
Create this Starry Night Masterpiece with your students! This Van Gogh inspired Art Project for Kids uses simple materials you already have in your art supply closet. Free Step-by-Step video and tutorial at The Crafty Classroom.
Our first project this year has been a very progressive, multi step, multi media project that has really evolved as we created! Our first p...
Collaborative Watercolor Painting
This was an interesting project to watch as it came together. Kindergarten completed large watercolor resist art pieces. I painted the big black lines and they filled in. I didn't give them specific instructions as to how I wanted them to fill these in, that was left up to them. I wanted to see how they went about the process themselves. All they were told is that they would use crayon to add details and watercolor to fill space with color. You could really see who the take charge…
Autumn Leaf Art with Chalk Pastels
So, as you may know, I get crazy inspired by Autumn leaves. I just love them. Yesterday, Daphne and I used a low-key sick day to make some colorful Autumn leaf art. And today we'll probably make more. Here's the super simple step-by-step tutorial in case you want to give this a try yourself. Enjoy! Autumn Leaf Art with Chalk Pastels MATERIALS Paper (we used an 18 x 24 inch pad of Strathmore drawing paper)Black Sharpie markerChalk pastels INSTRUCTIONS Start by drawing a leaf with the black…
Paper Tube Fireworks Art Project for Kids
An easy Paper Tube Fireworks Art Project for Kids - An entirely child-led, fun art process that's perfect for Bonfire Night and New Years Celebrations.
Math Art Idea: Make an Agamograph - Babble Dabble Do
Try making your own agamograph using our printable template. A fun drawing project that changes depending on your viewing angle.
VIDEO: Linocut & Block Printing Tutorial - The Crafty Chica! Crafts, Latinx art, creative motivation
This lino cutting + block printing tutorial is perfect for beginners. I shared this craft a few years back ago (here), but pulled out all my supplies again last weekend. This craft never disappoints! Yes, it takes a bit of patience and there is a little learning curve, but that isthe entertainment of it …
DIY Alebrije Shadow Boxes - The Crafty Chica! Crafts, Latinx art, creative motivation
Check out these alebrije shadow boxes I made! They make great little gifts or party favors, or decorations for your favorite space. Here’s how they came about – last November I visited Mexico City – twice in one month! The trip was for a travel campaign with Maya, and the other was a vacation we …