How to Create an Art and Craft Space for Kids

While I love crafting with my son at our kitchen table, it was important for me to make a creative space for him that’s all his own now that he’s getting older. I had three goals in mind when creating his space, which I’ll share with you below to help you create your own craft space.

Create a Dazzling Fireworks Scene this New Years Eve

My kids love nothing more than teaming up fun new paint supplies and a blank canvas, especially when that canvas is black and the art supplies are some of OOLY’s most shimmery and sparkly products! Read on to find out how my kids lit up the night sky with simple and playful marking techniques to create a dazzling fireworks scene.

Hand Lettered Watercolor Menu & Placecards for Holiday Dinners

I’m a big fan of using bright and slightly unconventional colors to add decorative touches to our table, so this year I thought I’d try my hand at painting and lettering a menu and placecards.

Beautiful DIY Watercolor Gratitude Leaves

Celebrating the holidays means making seasonal decorations. Including kids in the planning and decorating process can help keep kids active while they are out of school and can provide a fun activity to bring the family together. These watercolor gratitude leaves make the perfect fall family holiday craft project.

No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating Ideas

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!