Treasure Vessel for Found Objects

Treasure Vessel for Found Objects

I am happy to have guest video content for this next post! My good friend and local artist, Wendy Sittner, originally created this tutorial video for the Urban Adventure Squad, a non-profit that provides outdoors-based hands-on learning programs for schoolchildren in...
Flat Kids

Flat Kids

I bought a roll of 24″ wide white kraft butcher paper long ago on Amazon and we still have it. It was 900 feet. We have made many banners and wrapped many gifts. Today, I rolled it out and traced each kid, then their job was to color themselves in, and cut out,...
Window Cling Art

Window Cling Art

Tape a piece of Glad Press n Seal wrap to a window, with the tacky side facing out. Stick stuff to it! Tissue paper works well. You can draw on it to start things off. I drew a tree for Annika to...
Chore Chart

Chore Chart

Maddie came up with this project and made a chart for Annika. Lace a piece of thick paper with string or ribbon, adding a bead for every visible line. Write in chores or activities. Slide the bead over when each is...
Old Fashioned Construction Paper Crafts

Old Fashioned Construction Paper Crafts

Old fashioned glue and construction paper day! Here are a few things we did, but there are a thousand site that come up when you Google ‘construction paper crafts’ so I’ll let you have a go at that. I do have a few good supplies I found. Supplies:...
Master Class

Master Class

Here’s how I explained it to the kids: Today’s project is to develop and run your own master class. Think of something to teach the other kids then teach it. You have 15 minutes to go think of the plan and gather materials. When it’s your turn, you...