Creative Things

This is my collection of cool creative things for you to peruse – whether art supplies, art, neato little gadgets, design, books, whatever I find and love.

9 Printable Planners and Calendars

Printable Planners and Calendars I love and adore people who make organizing printables and I have downloaded every single printable calendar and tracking sheet on the entire internet. Seriously, don’t ask poor Christian how many weird stacks of paper I have…

Tangle Art and Drawing Games for Kids …

Yep. I wrote a book, and it’s full of drawing games and tangle art ideas for you. They’re easy and fun. Some are quick, some take a little longer, but all of them will give you a reason to pick up…

12 Fantastic Journal and Planner Ideas

I am a total freak for journal/sketchbook/planner eye candy. Like so much so that I have a Pinterest board dedicated to them. But I’m not the only sucker who adores peeking into other peoples’ private books of creativity. Follow Craftwhack’s…

Review and Giveaway For Home Art Studio …

In the future, the arts won’t be considered that important for kids to learn or participate in on a daily basis. They will be viewed as ‘frivolous’ and ”, losing out to daily memorization of strings of numbers and equations…

5 Weeks of Gift Giving: The Right Half …

My 5 Weeks of Gift Giving with Mia from Pragmatic Mom are coming to a close with this week’s guide: Left Brain/Right Brain gifts. Since I am fully living in the right side of my brain, I simply can’t write about…

5 Weeks of Gift Giving: Gifts to Steal …

This is my very favorite of the gift guides I do with Pragmatic Mom, because I get to just fill it with things I want. Things I would gladly buy for other people so I can nab them for myself…

Adult Coloring Pages: Postcard Version

Did you know that besides coloring pages for adults, there are also postcards to color in? For some reason, this idea appeals to me more than the coloring books, and maybe it’s because these are smaller (quicker to finish) and…

5 Weeks of Gift Giving: Gender Bending Gifts …

I’m not sure if there is a Caitlyn Jenner doll out on the market, yet, but that idea just popped into my head, so some enterprising young entrepreneur better get on that if there isn’t one. “Gender Bending Gifts” is…

5 Weeks of Gift Giving: DIY Gifts

Here we are again! Pragmatic Mom and I teamed up this week on sharing DIY gifts for you. G’wan, git. You have time to make ALL of these before the holidays. 1. A bowl project. Behold the brightness and fun! What if you…

5 Weeks of Gift Giving: Gifts That Give …

It’s time you start thinking about holiday shopping, and it’s time that I team up with Mia from Pragmatic Mom to bring you 5 weeks of holiday shopping gift guides. This is the first of the guides, focusing on gifts…

Magnetic Poetry Printables to Delight and Amaze …

I know magnetic poetry is nothing new, it’s been around for years and there are so many different versions of it out there, but I needed to make my own. With words that I found freaking hilarious and silly. For…

Win Some Art for Your Bare Naked …

Sometimes we all take 5 years to decide what to put on our walls. In our case, we live in a crappy rental house and didn’t really want to bother putting anything up. Despite our glamorous minimalistic tendencies, we eventually grew…