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Color Mixing Tissue Paper Hearts

| January 26, 2016 | 3 Comments
Color Mixing Tissue Paper Hearts

Hi, I am Jamie from Handmade Kids Art. I help busy parents and caregivers like you find time to raise creative kids through STEAM activities. STEAM is the combination of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. The inclusion of adding Art to the STEM core subjects is essential to encouraging your child’s creative and critical thinking. STEAM […]

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Toddler Valentines Day Cards

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
Toddler Valentines Day Cards

Hi, Red Ted Art Readers. I am Dayna from Lemon Lime Adventures and I am more than excited to be sharing with you today. We are huge Red Ted Art fans and have had a blast being part of 31 Days of Love for the past two years with our Recycled Heart Mobile and Lego […]

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DIY Melted Crayon Art – Heart Canvas

| January 4, 2016 | 1 Comment
DIY Melted Crayon Art – Heart Canvas

Throughout the whole of January, I have a very special 31 Days of Love series running. It is a series of Valentine’s Day Craft guest posts – or “LOVE” Craft posts. Though ostentatiously these crafts are for Valentine’s Day, I think you can make them all your round to show that you “love someone” or […]

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Fingerprint Keepsake for Toddlers

| January 3, 2016 | 2 Comments
Fingerprint Keepsake for Toddlers

We continue on our 31 Days of Love series! Today we have a wonderful Fingerprint Keepsake for toddlers to make – adorable Heart Canvases (you may also LOVE these Heart Footprint Keepsakes). Make these for friends and family at any time of the year or especially for Valentine’s Day.  For those not familiar with the series, I take […]

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Puffy Paint Snowman Snowglobe Cards

| December 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
Puffy Paint Snowman Snowglobe Cards

The lovely Jackie from Happy Hooligans wrote a guest post for me many moons ago about the joys of DIY Puffy Paint. Puffy Paint is so so easy to make yourself in minutes (if that, probably seconds) an is super fun to work with. You can use Puffy Paint all year round for all sorts […]

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Papier Mache Sculptures – Shaun the Sheep

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments
Papier Mache Sculptures – Shaun the Sheep

Welcome back to a special Kids Get Arty edition! We haven’t had a Kids Get Arty project in a LOOOONG time.. but today, we are sharing a special project by one of the Dads and his young girls at our school – a Papier Mache Sculpture Project! Normally in kids get arty, we look at […]

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Paper Chromatography Flowers

| June 22, 2015 | 5 Comments
Paper Chromatography Flowers

Today, I welcome the lovely people behind Whizz Pop Bang – a new and cool Kids’ Science Magazine. They share with us this great Science come Art activity — Chromatography Flowers. Whizz Pop Bang is has a kick starter fund raising campaign (only 11 days left), so if you want to be part of something exciting and […]

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The 15 Best (Smaller) Creative Instagram Accounts To Follow

| June 10, 2015 | 15 Comments
The 15 Best (Smaller) Creative Instagram Accounts To Follow

Are you on Instagram? No? Well you should be! Yes? FABULOUS! Now… who do you follow? I bet you follow a great range of Instagram accounts – from your best mate, to brands you love, to some of the REALLY BIG Instagrammers out there. But you.. you are missing on some REALLY FABULOUS content providers… […]

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Cat & Owl Colouring Pages – Print, Trace & Turn them into Sun Catchers

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments
Cat & Owl Colouring Pages – Print, Trace & Turn them into Sun Catchers

Welcome to another week of FREE Colouring Pages FUN!!!! Today, I have teamed up with the wonderful Hattifant – who has designed and created some wonderful animal colouring pages for you. We have a Cat Colouring Page, an Owl Colouring Page, a Monkey Colouring Page and a Crocodile Colouring Page to share between us. Though […]

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Rainbow Colour Hunt – Rainy Day Activity

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Rainbow Colour Hunt – Rainy Day Activity

So… some of you may know that I LOVE Instagram.. and the other day, the kids and I where having a bit of “photo fun”… we went on a “colour hunt” around the house and started photographing the things we could find.. oh it was so much fun to see how many different things of […]

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DIY Wedding Card for Kids to their Teacher (Love is…)

| March 26, 2015 | 3 Comments
DIY Wedding Card for Kids to their Teacher (Love is…)

Soooo  our lovely Reception teacher is getting married!! Woohoo. I do love a good wedding – it is such a special time in someone’s life – a real chance to be a princess for a day! So I am so excited and pleased for her! The children have been excited for too and have been […]

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Bubble Wrap Painting – Puffy Sheep Mobile

| March 10, 2015 | 4 Comments
Bubble Wrap Painting – Puffy Sheep Mobile

Today is all about getting painting. My kids love to paint and we regularly get the watercolours out and they just have a go.. but every so often it is fun to do something different.. possibly a little messier? or quirkier? And today is all about bubble wrap painting and printing.. to be honest, bubble […]

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Family Heart Project inspired by Jim Dine

| January 31, 2015 | 0 Comments
Family Heart Project inspired by Jim Dine

On the 31st Day of our 31 Days of Love series, we have Lana, with a great Great Artist art project! We haven’t done one of these art projects in a while and so need to get back to exploring the great artists ourselves. As the 31 Days of Love series is all about Love, […]

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Bubble Painting – Fun with Science

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
Bubble Painting – Fun with Science

Today we have more Valentine’s Day Science fun for you. Love it when Science meets Art – and not only do you get to play with the effects of baking soda and vinegar, you get to explore some colour theory AND create some wonderful art. Over to Trisha, for her great Valentine’s Day activity as […]

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