1. Pattern Block Snowflakes

    Back in the fall, we made art with construction paper shapes made from tracing pattern blocks.  It was a lot of fun, and I was very happy with how our…

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  2. Mess-Free Finger Painting

    When I saw this idea for mess-free finger painting on Pinterest from Mama Smiles blog, I knew I had to let Owen try it!  Owen loves any kind of sensory experience,…

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  3. Preschool Art: Stamping with Paint

    Yesterday morning, Owen and I did some stamping with paints while the older brothers were at VBS and the baby brother was napping.  Sometimes it's nice to have a chance…

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  4. DIY Birdhouse Gift

    Today we were at my parents' house for Mother's Day, and I took a picture of the gift we made her for Christmas so that I could share it with…

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  5. Art Activity: Impressionist Paintings

    After listening to Debussy's Clair de Lune the other week during music, I have been in the mood to do some Impressionist style painting with the boys. First, we googled…

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  6. Resurrection Garden Centerpiece - The Procrastinator's Version

    I saw this idea for a resurrection garden on We are THAT  Family, and LOVED it, but I didn't get started in enough time to make it the way they…

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  7. Stamp Art with Foam Letters

    Today we used our foam alphabet letters (for the bathtub) to make some fun prints with paint!  I did Owen's for him - he's almost 3, and this was too…

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  8. Super Easy Q-tip Snowflakes

    We found this idea for making Q-tip snowflakes in this month's Family Fun magazine.  All you need for this project is Q-tips, Tacky Glue (my personal favorite for any craft!),…

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  9. Fall Tree Art Project

    I was inspired by Red Ted Art's Blog to make fall tree paintings with the boys, and they turned out great!  We did this project over two days.  On the…

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  10. Masking Tape Watercolor Name Project

    The day before Aidan's surgery was really wild.  Or I should say, the boys were really wild!  As much as I wanted to get a few more things done, I…

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