While the majority of us are practicing safely self distancing, I’d love to share an idea that we are using as a tool to keep kiddos engaged during extended time at home. While we can’t visit any beaches or islands right now, they can use their imaginations to create an underwater world of their own—right at home!
Calling all unicorn lovers! Create your own magical unicorn with sparkles, rainbow colors and your favorite craft supplies from OOLY. This sparkly DIY unicorn craft is a great activity to keep little (or big) hands busy and get their creative juices flowing. It also is eco-friendly! I used the cardboard from recycled cereal boxes to make this unicorn.
Pumpkins make a wonderful canvas for bright and beautiful designs for the Fall season. When decorating pumpkins, get creative and use lots of colors and fun designs. To get your house, classroom, or any space Halloween ready, we’ve rounded up our favorite decorating techniques and inspirations- enjoy!
Designed with vibrant colors and intricate designs, sugar skulls are one of the most important elements of Mexico’s Day of the Dead (Día de Los Muertos) celebration. To help celebrate the rich culture and colors of Día de Los Muertos, we’re getting crafty with super cute DIY sugar skulls. This is a perfect craft to do together as a family, enjoy!
Nature has always been my favorite canvas. I live in Southern California, and although there’s not an abundance of leaves to paint there are still options that don’t include palm fronds. If you live where there are no leaves, or they are currently covered in snow, keep in mind that you can use all of the following techniques on leaves that you cut out of paper!