Crayon Pumpkin Art

Crayon Pumpkin Art

I know some of you are upset to see the Halloween and even Christmas decorations up in stores. I would have to agree on the Christmas stuff, but everything else that screams FALL I say bring it! I love fall it is my all time favorite time of the year. I love pumpkins, cider, and [...]

Painting with Marbles

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I got the hankering to do some crafting with my kids the other day.  We have been at the park, the pool, and up in the mountains so much this summer that crafting has taken a back seat.  In my house marble runs are a huge hit and so you will find marbles everywhere.  On [...]

Minecraft Torch Craft

Minecraft Torch Craft

Have you heard of the popular game called Minecraft?  If you haven’t then either you are living under a rock or you do not have kids.  When my son turned seven we got him the 3-D world computer game Minecraft.  Our kids LOVE anything Minecraft and our son will watch hours of Youtube videos trying [...]

Painting with Marshmallows

Painting with Marshmallows

Camping season is just around the corner and our kids love camping.  This winter after a huge snow storm that left around two feet of snow our kids were begging to drag out the tent and go for it. We told them we loved camping, but we were not ready or prepared to take three [...]

Paper Plate Ground Hog Craft

Paper Plate Ground Hog Craft

  Ground Hog Crafting Fun To celebrate Ground Hog Day we made a paper plate ground hog craft it is simple, easy, and everyone in the family can join in and have fun. Materials Needed: Three paper plates 2 white pom poms Paint: black, tan, and brown Glue Brown or black pen Two Paint Brushes [...]

Valentine’s Day Heart Hand Print Craft

Valentine's Day Heart Hand Print Craft

Valentine’s is a great time of year to craft with your kids.  There are so many fun crafting ideas out there you can do and especially if you like the colors red, purple, and pink.  My girls and I have been busy crafting away making all kinds of fun things from the tree craft to [...]

Valentine’s Day Tree Craft

Valentine's Day Tree Craft

My girls and I love to craft.  We use all kinds of materials to craft, from egg cartons, paper towel rolls and boxes that become pirate ships, airplanes, and other neat creations.  This Valentine’s Day tree craft is simple, easy, and fun. Hand Print Keepsake Valentine’s Day Craft Materials Needed: A plain piece of white [...]

Personalized Pumpkin Art

Personalized Pumpkin Art

This past week my kids and I took the entire Monday to do nothing but art projects.  I love Fall and I needed some new decorations to spice up my mantle and other areas of my home.  I love to decorate with art made by my kids like here and here.  One of my favorite [...]

Fall Crayon Stained Glass Art Craft

Fall Crayon Stained Glass Art Craft

I love to create with crayons.  This summer my kids and I created melted crayon canvas art.  The art work turned out so beautiful I now have their pieces of art framed and hanging on my bedroom wall.  Today’s post uses melted crayon again, but this time it is stained glass crayon art! Yesterday I [...]

Painted Water Color Coffee Filter Butterfly Craft

Painted Water Color Coffee Filter Butterfly Craft

Right before Mother’s Day the kids and I did this adorable flower coffee filter flower craft by Hands On As We Grow.  My kids loved painting the filters and getting paint all over.  We had extra painted filters left over so the kids and I made butterflies.  They are super easy to do and as [...]