… Creating cosmic cats and mandalas courtesy of the lessons from this site, puzzles -always a hit when we dig them out, catching up with friends – so lovely to catch up in real life with this amazing family, listening to Handel and Bach whilst doing art together and walks with toddlers. Our five […]
This week we decided to get going with our Christmas cards. We settled on a really simple button tree idea and we all experimented with different patterns for the trees. I think they look pretty cute!
We have been following the kids art week activities from here and these two wrap up the series. You can find our posts on activity 1 here, activity 2 and 3 here and activity 4 here. First is paint and pastel people and finally portraits in the style of Modigliani. I don’t think we had the […]
This week we completed lesson 4 from Kids Art Week. Here are our links to our completed lesson 1, lesson 2 and 3. The lesson was about creating faces from natural objects, it suggested painting on some of the objects( rocks/stones) however we went for the completely natural look and left them out in the garden. […]
We have been following the Kids Art Week lessons from here. Our first week can be found here. The second lesson was a crayon resist night sky, I love the way these came out. Fairy decided to have fireworks in her sky which I think works really well. The third lesson was leaf printing, my […]
First we created a fossil sandwich. We found the idea here. You need some bread slices, jelly sweets and some water. I think the more detailed jelly sweets you can find the better, we purchased ours with our online shop so I couldn’t really check the best ones to get. You soak the sweets in […]
We recently found this Kids Art Week series. I usually get my art inspiration from artprojectsforkids but either my iPad doesn’t like the site or it is running slow as I find it hard to navigate around the site now. We completed activity 1 of Kids Art Week series today which was a Picasso […]