Art For Kids

Art projects for kids – even though you’ll want to make some of these projects, too.

Shaving Cream. Not Just For Shaving Anymore.

Being a blogger of projects for children (Artchoo), I tend to come across a lot of activities for children using all sorts of wonderful materials and techniques. Take a wild guess about which of those materials I am sharing with you…

6 DIY Art Supplies for Kids

DIY Art Supplies: Make your own sidewalk chalk from Playful Learning DIY watercolor paint Chalk paint from Melissa Esplin DIY sidewalk paint Tie-dye playdough technique from Blog Me mom Glitter glue recipe from Paging Fun Mums Have you tried your hand at DIY…

4 Kids’ Collage Projects

Kids’ collage projects are some of my favorites, and here are 4 great ideas for projects you can do with kids- the act of putting smaller pieces together to create a whole is satisfying and so interesting! Kids are naturally…

DIY Dotty Jeans

You know all those cute dotty jeans you’ve been spying in the stores, and you’re all, “I should make some of those.”? Well, it’s even easier to make them than you originally thought. It’s almost too easy to make these.…

Printmaking With Foam Stickers

Raise your hand if you have a poo-load of foam shapes at your house. Maybe you bought a bunch of them for a craft to do with your kids- their bright sponginess compelling you to purchase far more than you…

Paper Pinchies – What?!

Here is an easy paper craft that you will want to teach everyone to do, and you will also make about 40 of them and you will also squeal in delight when you see how awesome they are, and then…

Cool Craft: String Easter Eggs

Here is why you need to make string Easter eggs: they are messy, they take a long time to make, and the balloons make the coolest glass-breaking/creaky noises when you finally get to pop them. It’s SO satisfying. Oh yeah,…

Crayon Transfer Technique

HELLO! If you’ve found me from my video of this technique, you’ll note I wasn’t using Crayolas in the video. These are the crayons I used there, and they are a bit brighter and a bit smoother than the Crayolas.…

Popsicle Stick Art – Trace ‘Em!

Popsicle sticks are a classic kid craft material. There’s something about these little wooden thingies that makes them impossible to use simply as frozen-treat-spines. I tried my hand at bending them to my will in this chalkboard drink tags post, but…

DIY Pom Pom Earrings

What is it about pom poms? They’re these little brightly colored balls of fun, and everybody wants to make crafts with them, and they make everybody happy, right? I wanted in on the happiness, so I decided to go ahead…

Coat Hanger Weaving

Here’s another art project that Fen came home from school with- coat hanger weaving. I’ve been meaning to dive into some weaving up in this joint, and here it comes walking in our front door. She enjoyed it so much…

Drippy, Splashy Watercolor Process Art

  Process art is not something we do a lot of here, so I was intrigued and excited to join some other bloggers in experimenting with process art in a certain theme and posting about it on the same day.…