Art For Kids

Cards with Heart: DIY Valentines Little Hands Can Make

Break out the red glitter! Valentine’s Day is here! Whether you need dozens of valentines for a kindergarten class or something special for the grandparents, homemade cards are the way to go. These simple kid friendly craft ideas will make your Valentine’s Day cards truly one-of-a-kind. So go ahead, get creative, get a little messy, and feel the love! 1)     Painted newspaper hearts

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Winter Craft: How to Make Perfect Cutout Snowflakes

By Allison Jones, Contributing Writer If you’re like me, your paper cutout “snowflakes” look more like….misshapen marshmallows with a few triangles missing. But this year, the Frozen-loving kids in my life insisted on making snowflakes, well, pretty much all the time. I was determined to become a snowflake master. The secret to making a snowflake that mimics

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Winter Activities That Encourage Creativity

One common challenge for families during winter break is what to do with bored, cooped-up children. Well, we’re here to help! Winter break is a wonderful opportunity to engage your child in activities that help foster creativity. The following activities are appropriate for one or more preschool-aged children and can be done in your home with

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Weekly Links Roundup and Cute Photo of the Week

Here are some links to a few of my favorite reads this week: Blogger Heather Spohr from The Spohrs Are Multiplying visited the Thousand Oaks KinderCare with her daughter Annie and wrote this lovely post. “Unconditional love is the scaffolding that encourages your child to take chances, to experiment, and to fail without judgment. Sometimes

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