Yarn-Wrapped Pinecone Apple Tree Craft for Kids

This unique apple tree craft for kids uses a pinecone, some yarn, and pompoms! It’s an easy craft for fall and also provides lots of fine motor practice for little hands. Perfect for preschool, kindergarten, or first grade! Follow our Fall Crafts for Kids Pinterest board!     This post contains affiliate links.   I […]

Starry Night Sky Art Project for Kids

We were inspired by the dream tree in The BFG Disney movie to create this starry night sky art project. This art activity uses all kinds of fun art techniques and would be perfect for any unit related to The BFG, the night sky, and can even be transformed into a winter sky! Follow our Art for […]

Hanging Tree Blossoms Craft for Kids

Here’s a tree blossoms craft for kids that can be displayed on a wall or hung in a window or from a ceiling. You can even adapt the tree craft to resemble apple blossoms, cherry blossoms, or any other tree! Follow Buggy and Buddy on Facebook!     I love how this finished tree blossoms craft […]

Silhouette Winter Tree Art Project for Kids

This silhouette winter tree art project uses some really cool art materials and techniques. Kids will love the process of creating this winter tree artwork using tissue paper, starch, and more! Follow our Winter Crafts and Learning Pinterest board!     We’ve been on an india ink kick lately when it comes to creating. (We’ve used it […]

Make Spooky Trees for Halloween Using Blow Art

Here’s a super fun and easy art project for kids to make this Halloween- straw blown spooky trees! Children will love creating these unique looking trees by blowing through a straw. Follow our Halloween for Kids Pinterest board!     Have you ever tried blow art using straws and paint? It’s such a fun art technique that […]

Art for Kids: Sketching Trees on Wooden Panels

Our latest art for kids involves sketching on a unique canvas- gesso covered wood panels! After reading the book, A Tree is Nice, we decided to sketch our own trees on wood using colored pencils! (This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for your support.) Are you following our Art for Kids Pinterest board?   Have […]

Children’s Books about Trees & Tree Activities

National Arbor day is almost here. (It’s always the last Friday in April.) In celebration of Arbor Day, I wanted to share some resources for children that  you may find useful.  Some of our favorite books about trees: A Tree Is Nice by Janice May Udry   The Seasons of Arnold’s Apple Tree by Gail […]