Plant a Kiss ~ A Book Inspired Art Project For Kids

Celebrate Spring by Planting a Kiss! It’s the first day of spring and we are planting kisses while reading “Plant a Kiss” by Amy Krouse Rosenthal. Anytime, is the perfect time to read the book “Plant a Kiss” by Amy Krause Rothernsal, one of our favorite authors, especially now that Spring has sprung! “Amy Krouse …

Rapunzel Yarn Doll

Rapunzel Yarn Doll Craft Your Kids will Love

Do your kids love Rapunzel? Are you looking for a fun yarn craft? Try our Rapunzel Yarn Doll Craft that your kids will love to make and play with! Making yarn dolls is a tradition that has been around for hundreds of years, and in the Build Your Masterpiece Class, we will be making them …

Heart Tree Mixed-Media Art Project + Free Writing Prompt!

This Valentine’s Day, make a beautiful Heart Tree Mixed-Media Art Project, inspired by the diverse children’s book “Love is” by Deirdre Pecchioni Cummings. With Valentine’s Day soon approaching, I wanted to read “Love is” again, since we recently did a book review for it, and my soon to be 5-year-old was happy to pick it …

Crystal Candy Cane Ornaments – A Book Inspired Art Project

Candy Cane Ornaments made with Crystals? YES! We have created the coolest art/science project that is perfect for the Holiday Season! Let’s decorate our Christmas Trees with these fabulous creations… Do your kids love making crystals? How about a crystal candy cane? We have been reading Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound by Shelby Wild and Yana Popova, and …

Rock Dig with Scavenger Scout Rock Hound + Discovery Kids

  Rock dig kits are the best, aren’t they? My kids love them! This week, we have paired Scavenger Scout Rock Hound by Shelby Wilde and Yana Popova with a fun Rock + Gem Stone Dig Kit by Discovery kids, let me share with you how it went!     ROCK DIG ACTIVITY Supplies Needed: Discovery …

Making Crystals: A Book Inspired Science Project

Do you like doing fun science projects with your kids? Making Crystals is so fun, and very simple to do! We have been having the best time reading Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound by Shelby Wild and Yana Popova, and we have become very inspired to make the coolest rock crystals with some simple ingredients that are found …

Clay Fairy Art Project Plus FREE Writing Prompt

Our children love building with clay, and our 8-year-old daughter has been enjoying all the art projects with the Build Your Masterpiece Class and has become very creative since we have been participating in this curriculum. She is just overflowing with more creative ideas than ever, and it is a joy to see. Today she has …

Painting Pumpkins for Halloween

Painting Pumpkins for Halloween has been one of the most fun and messy art projects we have done! Try this one out today!   We bought three pumpkins for Halloween and my son was the lead painter for this project. He really wanted to paint his pumpkin, and he chose black, blue and white. It was …

Reforming Soap Bits

We had a ton of soap bits left over from our first art project of Carving Soap and Artist Spotlight of Michelangelo this week, with the Build Your Masterpiece Class and we decided to try to reform it all!