Art Projects, Hygge

Macrame and Hygge: Relax and Beautify

Hygge is so many things. It is cocoa by candlelight, laughing with friends, creating a cozy nest, and getting rid of distractions and stressors so you can enjoy the everyday. Those last two reasons are exactly why macrame and hygge pair so beautifully together. Macrame is a Great De-stressor When you are focusing on your… Continue reading Macrame and Hygge: Relax and Beautify

Art Projects, DIY Projects

DIY Cardboard Paint Pallet Project for Kids

DIY Cardboard Paint Pallets are so much fun to make and and I am really obsessed with finding ways to reuse the cardboard that comes into this house, and what better way then to make paint pallets for the kids, with the bottom section of a Kraft Dinner storage box? We buy a box of KD… Continue reading DIY Cardboard Paint Pallet Project for Kids

Art in the Homeschool, Art Projects, Build Your Masterpiece Class, Curriculum Review

Rainbow Art with the Build Your Masterpiece Class

Creating Rainbow Art just got easier! From Bubble Wrap Rainbows to Mosaic Rainbow Collages, you and your kids can dive into the world of art with the Build Your Masterpiece Class! “𝘈𝘳𝘵 𝘪𝘴 𝘢𝘴 𝘯𝘢𝘵𝘶𝘳𝘢𝘭 𝘢𝘴 𝘴𝘶𝘯𝘴𝘩𝘪𝘯𝘦, 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘢𝘴 𝘷𝘪𝘵𝘢𝘭 𝘢𝘴 𝘯𝘰𝘶𝘳𝘪𝘴𝘩𝘮𝘦𝘯𝘵.” ~ 𝘔𝘢𝘳𝘺 𝘈𝘯𝘯 𝘍.𝘒𝘰𝘩𝘭 🌈 Seeing these lovely Bubble Wrap Rainbows from @organized.homeschool.mom… Continue reading Rainbow Art with the Build Your Masterpiece Class

Art in the Homeschool, Build Your Masterpiece Class, Curriculum, FREE Printables, Hygge

15 Day Hygge Homeschool Challenge + Freebie!

Bringing Hygge into our homeschool is a goal of mine, and something I have been striving for this winter. In that spirit, I have created a Free Resource for you and your children to enjoy anytime of year! Give our 15 Day Hygge Homeschool Challenge a try, and enjoy a fun, cozy list of things… Continue reading 15 Day Hygge Homeschool Challenge + Freebie!

Christmas Crafts + Art Projects

Making Milk Carton Gingerbread Houses – A Book Inspired Activity

Gingerbread Houses from Milk Cartons Supplies Needed: milk/juice cartons brown paint pompoms paint brushes glue Additional Supplies: cotton balls ribbon construction paper craft foam pieces puffy stars and flowers sequins craft gems and jewels scissors aluminum foil Method for making your own Milk Carton Gingerbread Houses: Pre-craft prep: Wash and dry your milk, or juice… Continue reading Making Milk Carton Gingerbread Houses – A Book Inspired Activity

Art Projects, Book Inspired Art Projects, Recycled Art Projects

Truffula Trees Craft for Kids

Create this cute and simple Truffula Trees Craft at home with your kids with toothpicks, pompoms, sharpie markers, recycled styrofoam boxes, and tempera paint! Mr7 has really been interested in the Lorax, by Dr.Suess, and I have been reading it over and over again. He and I have come up be another cute recycled craft… Continue reading Truffula Trees Craft for Kids

Art Projects, Book Inspired Art Projects, Nature Art

Painting with Flowers from the Garden

We have been painting with the flowers from the garden for a fun hands-on bookish play activity with our 5 year old. Let me share with you what we did! *This post contains affiliate links. We only recommend products we use and love. Thank you for your support. I love pairing art projects with children's… Continue reading Painting with Flowers from the Garden

Art in the Homeschool, Valentines Day

Raining Hearts Recycled Craft for Kids!

Create Raining Hearts Recycled Crafts with your kids while reading the children's book, "The Day It Rained Hearts" by Felicia Bond this Valentine's Day! Do you wish it would Rain Hearts on Valentine's Day? Well, it happened one day for Cornelia Augusta. A miracle happened, and each heart she collected was unique and different. They… Continue reading Raining Hearts Recycled Craft for Kids!

Art in the Homeschool

20 Unicorn Crafts, Activities + Recipes Your Kids Will Love!

It's Unicorn Week on the blog, and I am sharing with you 20 Unicorn Crafts, Activities + Recipes Your Kids Will Love! Our kids love Unicorns, and we just recently reviewed the book I Turned My Mom Into a Unicorn! by Brenda Li, which you can read about here, plus enjoy our original Pink Chocolate Unicorn Poop No-Bake Treats… Continue reading 20 Unicorn Crafts, Activities + Recipes Your Kids Will Love!

Art in the Homeschool, Giveaways

Build Your Masterpiece Class Instagram Giveaway!

Our Art + Literature Curriculum has just been launched, and Unit 1 of the Adventures in Italy is here! To celebrate, we are hosting an Instagram Giveaway for 3 Lucky Winners to receive 1 Free Copy of the Adventures in Italy, Unit 1! https://youtu.be/7EvTJTCyIzo How to Enter: ✅Like & Save this post ✅Follow @build_your_masterpiece_class  ✅Tag 1… Continue reading Build Your Masterpiece Class Instagram Giveaway!