We sure do love getting arty with leaves! So many wonderful shapes, colours and textures to observe. This week we’ve been having a lovely time creating bold Charcoal Leaf Pictures. Charcoal is a super medium for kids to explore and the end results are just gorgeous.
I just adore tissue paper, it’s so bright, colourful and versatile – an absolute “must have” for the kids art and craft supplies. To bring you over to the LOVE of tissue paper too I’ve put together 16 of the very best tissue paper crafts for kids that will have them exploring and experimenting with this wonderful cheap resource in a multitude of ways. Which tissue paper project will you choose first?
Are you feeling like getting down to the groove? Today I’m showing you how to make colorful pom poms! You’ll adore how super quick and easy they are to make and the kids will have a blast shaking them, running with them, spinning with them and dancing with them! Pom poms are such a fantastic resource for inspiring creativity and self expression and developing gross motor skills too.
Shhhh, don’t tell but we’ve been making TREASURE BOXES WITH SECRET COMPARTMENTS! Kids will adore stashing away their little treasures out of sight and you’ll love that they’re keeping things tidy! Win, win! 😉
The Summer sunshine just calls out for pretty suncatchers on the windows doesn’t it? Here’s a super easy suncatcher craft that kids of all ages can enjoy. But be prepared they are so beautiful the kids won’t want to stop at just making one!
Love colour? Love cuteness? Love bright and cheerful? You’re going to adore our mini Tissue Paper Tassel Garlands. No home should be without them! Seriously, they are super fun and easy to make and just great for decorating kids bedrooms, parties and even the garden.
Have you ever printed with tissue paper before? You will love how bright and colourful the results are. Printed Tissue Paper Art is a fantastic process art technique for kids of all ages and such fun to do too!
Are you thinking about Father’s Day yet? Why not let the kids make a super cute “Monster Hug” Father’s Day card. A monster hug from Daddy’s own little monster…it’ll melt his heart!