Sheep Craft: Sweet and Simple!

Sheep Craft

I was inspired by some adorable sheep I saw over at The Inadvertent Farmer… to try my hand at sheep shaping. Ours were modified based on the art supplies we had on hand.  I crafted them with my daughter, but we divided tasks based on level of difficulty – I cut, she glued. Photo Credit: The Inadvertent […]

Sidewalk Chalk: Outdoor Art Activity for a Summer’s Day

Sidewalk Chalk

I saw a fun idea over at The Iowa Farmer’s Wife Blog.    Create dress-up dolls with chalk outlines & clothes! Photo credit:  The Iowa Farmer’s Wife We gave the idea a whirl & this was the result… Okay, there was a slight variation on the activity… Bella wanted to strip down to nothing to dress the […]

Let the Sun Shine In: A paper plate craft for rainy or sunny days alike!

Let the Sunshine In, paper plate craft

Simple crafts are often best.  With a few basic supplies, you can cultivate your child’s artistic imagination. This one is so easy your child will not need much parental assistance… and the result is a sunny, happy piece of art that they can proudly display on the wall or in the window. Here is what […]

Seashell Picture Frame Craft for Kids

Seashell picture frame

Tracy from Having Fun Saving just got back from the beach for Spring Break and found herself back home with bags of seashells from her walks on the beach with her kids. Since she had so many, she thought of fun ways that the kids could use them in crafts including this fun seashell picture frame. Make […]