Fall Art Projects for Kids: Textured Pumpkins Using Crayon Rubbings

These textured pumpkins are one of the easiest fall art projects for kids! This fall activity provides a great way for kids to explore textures while creating pumpkin art! Follow our Fall Crafts and Learning for Kids Pinterest board!     Recently Lucy came home so excited about an art project she had done at school. Her […]

Knuffle Bunny Art Project for Kids

The children’s book, Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale by Mo Willems, is always a favorite among children. In this simple art activity, kids will enjoy painting their very own Knuffle Bunny using tempera paint. They can even turn their finished creations into 3-D art by adding a simple lacing activity to the project! This post […]

Math Patterns Using Apple Prints

Here’s a fun fall craft for kids using apples~ creating math patterns using apple prints! Children can practice their patterning skills through this super fun art process. (This post also includes a free printable where kids can create their own apple patterns on paper.) Follow our Fall Crafts & Learning Pinterest board!     One of […]

Mixing Colors: Create and Name Your Own Colors

Mixing colors is one of the most classic art activities for kids and is always a hit. We were inspired by Herve Tullet’s new book, Mix It Up!, to create our own colors by mixing paints. We saved our favorite colors on our Personal Paint Palette free printable and even named the colors ourselves! I […]

Watercolor Art Activity for Kids Inspired by How to Catch a Star

How to Catch a Star by Oliver Jeffers is one of our favorite children’s books. We were inspired by the beautiful illustrations in the story to create this watercolor ocean and star art for kids! Follow our Children’s Book Activities Pinterest board!   (This post contains affiliate links.) We are huge fans of children’s books by […]

Art Projects for Kids Using Shapes

Here are tons of fun ways to integrate art into the learning of shapes. Children can do art projects based on the individual shapes they’re currently learning or create art using a many shapes at once! So many possibilities and so much inspiration! This post was originally published on July 29, 2014 and has since been updated. Follow […]

How to Marble Fabric

If you’ve ever wondered how to marble fabric or are looking for something fun to do on your own or with older children,  you’ll love today’s post! I recently marbled my own fabric right at home, and both the process and results were so amazing! Are you following our Homemade Gift Inspiration Pinterest board?   Ever since the kids […]

Cool Marbling Techniques and Projects for Kids

After seeing the excitement my daughter had when we recently marbled paper, I searched high and low for other cool marbling projects for kids. Here are some of my favorites that I can’t wait to try with my little ones! Follow our Art for Kids Pinterest board!   A few weeks ago Lucy and I had our first […]