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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 | 13 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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Valentine’s Day Cards – Science Secret Messages

| January 11, 2015 | 5 Comments
Valentine’s Day Cards – Science Secret Messages

The 31 Days of Love series continues.. can’t believe that we are already on Day 11! If you are unfamiliar with this series… it is a an annual series for the beginning of the year – when I invite my fellow bloggers from around the world to share the LOVE! Each day, we have a new […]

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Valentine’s Day – 5 Artworks about Love

| January 1, 2015 | 1 Comment
Valentine’s Day – 5 Artworks about Love

Happy New Year!!!!  I wish you all a fantastic start to 2015! May all your hopes for the New Year come true. We have a fabulous series for you this January – a series we first started last year – entitled 31 Days of Love. It is a way, not only to bring you some […]

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Printing with Gelli Plates

| October 29, 2014 | 2 Comments
Printing with Gelli Plates

Sooo. Today, I have a LOVELY guest post from the peeps over at Gelli Plates! Gelli Plates are a versatile plate for printing techniques – we recently received a set and the kids had great fun experimenting with it. I can see us having many more arty sessions in our house. You can create anything […]

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Nature Crafts: Clay Sculptures

| May 28, 2014
Nature Crafts: Clay Sculptures

Today’s Nature Craft, is something that we have wanted to have a go at for a looong looong time: creating clay sculptures in nature. Clay sculpturs become part of the trees and the environment around us – a great way for connecting with nature. This a great art activity of all ages. We had 4, […]

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Kids Get Arty: Exploring Mike Kelley for Kids

| April 30, 2014 | 12 Comments
Kids Get Arty: Exploring Mike Kelley for Kids

Finally, we are back with another “Great Artists for Kids” project! We are a little late with this one, though we did do the project a while back. This month’s Great Artist we are focussing on, is American popular culture artist Mike Kelley. Mike Kelley is a great modern day artist to explore with kids, […]

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Button Crafts: Button Art & Button Cards!

| April 2, 2014 | 3 Comments
Button Crafts: Button Art & Button Cards!

I love buttons! Buttons are just so tactile and irrestsitble and fun. I can sort through a tin of buttons for hours… We had a mixed back of self adhesive “craft” buttons, that I thought would be just perfect for the kids to get arty with. So I got them sheets of paper, some pens […]

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