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!

Summer Crafts for Kids: Watercolor Painting & Ice Cream Crafting

Summer is in full swing for us which means lots of fun summer crafts for kids, and of course lots of ice cream too! We decided to get creative with the idea of ‘cooling off’ by enjoying some watercolor ice painting, and a cute paper plate ice cream craft. Perfect for these long hot days at home.

Easy Paper Crafts for Kids: Puppets and Pinwheels

Are you ready to celebrate the summer season? We are too! That is why, we are going to show you how to make not one but two, easy paper crafts for kids that are both colorful and fun to make. First, let’s start with a DIY pinwheel, made from your favorite OOLY supplies.

Must Have Products for Summer Art Projects for Kids of All Ages

With all of the warm weather and sunshine, it’s time to celebrate summer and have some fun in the sun with OOLY’s top must-haves for summer art projects for kids. Inspired by all the colors of the rainbow, we’ve rounded up our top picks for the summertime… just for you!