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ARTFULMOMMY

Process art, nurturing creativity in children and Contemporary Landscape Paintings

 

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Magical play structure makeover!

Have you ever considered modifying your play structure? Lately our play structure wasn't bringing us much joy, so we changed it. The...

How do you play with your kids?

I recently had a single, working mom ask me for ideas of how to play with her daughter. This really got me thinking. I'm a SAHM, you...

Teach realistic drawing in 7 steps!

Let me start of by saying that process based art should be the focus of your child's art for at least the first 3 years of their life....

The case against glitter.

When it comes to art I've never been a big fan of glitter. Maybe it's because I taught high school for so many years and always felt that...

Pan versus liquid watercolors for kids!

Have you ever wondered what the difference between liquid and pan watercolors is? I discovered liquid watercolors a while back and now I...

Sewing buttons! A fun craft for kids!

Here is a super fun craft project that will get your kids excited about sewing! My kids love buttons. If you've ever been down the button...

Build your own backyard Sandbox!

Kids love sandboxes! They provide a safe outdoor space for them to get messy and creative in. The best part is it will get them out of...

Draw your family!

If you have a young child you may have witnessed them going through a draw your family phase. My daughter just went through this. She...

Silhouettes on glass!

Tracing objects is a great exercise in hand eye coordination for toddlers. It can also be one of the first steps towards creating...

Scribble Art!

I love the book I'm Not Just a Scribble by Diane Alber for many reasons. First, the story and images are cute, simple and clever. It will...

Little house painters!

Have you ever saved one of those huge boxes that you've gotten something delivered in? My kids love it when I cut a door and window into...

Watercolors made easy!

Valentine's Day is coming up! You could buy a package of cards on your next trip to Target, or better yet, you could make your own! I...

DIY Cloud Dough!

Have you heard about kinetic sand, moon dough or cloud dough? They are all variations of a similar substance, and each one is great for...

Cute crime scene art...

Here is a fun process based art activity that can be done just about anywhere. Materials: Sidewalk chalk Tempera paint Paper plates...

Toddler art supplies!

There are some basic art supplies that every child should have. You probably already have a lot of them. Beyond that the possibilities...

 

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