Productive Morning Routine With Children Using Art Supplies

Establishing a productive morning routine is important and sets the tone for the rest of the day. With distant learning coming soon for many in the next few weeks, I wanted to share with you my tips & tricks for how our family gets through busy mornings with OOLY art supplies! It’s important to remember to be flexible with scheduling and young children. Keeping things light and fun will help keep the children happy!

Hacks for the Back to School Season: 5 Tips to Stay Ahead

It’s that time of year again! The hustle and bustle of getting ready for school is in the air. I’ve got some hacks for the back to school season for parents and kids. Everyone is searching for new ways to get ahead of the school year before it gets ahead of them! 

Benefits of Coloring: Art Work is School Work

Creativity is a valuable skill that benefits adults as much as it does children. As we approach adulthood, we do not use the benefits of coloring or our creativity nearly enough as we should. Art and creativity give an opportunity for problem solving and trial and error—especially for children.

Use Your Noodle: DIY Noodle Craft Ideas for Kids

Noodle Crafts for kids are easy and fun. Dry pasta, paint, paper & (glitter) paste; becomes a novel way to make art! Using noodles & art supplies that are usually readily available you can create easy afternoon art projects that kids will love. They make great handmade gifts too!

Temporary Tattoos: 3 Creative and Colorful Uses

Temporary tattoos are a classic and creative way for kids and to express themselves. Although they are most often associated with decorating the skin, temporary tattoos also make excellent options for decorating, craft projects and more!