One of the best ways to connect with your kiddos is to be creative with them and find your inner child when painting and drawing. I have always enjoyed sitting down with my children and students and doodling with them. I love finding ways to connect with children and art does just that! OOLY has such a variety of products and it has been fun to get creative with them! No matter what age you are, finding a way to express your creativity has so many benefits! While there are many benefits of drawing and painting, the ones that impacted me the most are that it made me happier and it reduced stress. Continue reading on to see how my husband and I have created more sophisticated pieces using our children’s art supplies.
With school coming back into session right around the corner, meal planning can be challenging with kiddos. The more you can get them involved in the kitchen or the meal planning process, the more engaged they are in what is going into their bellies. It allows children to have a hands-on approach to food and they’re more likely to try things when they are proud of what was cooked.
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.
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!
Valentine’s Day crafts are a wonderful family art project made with love. Create these cute mixed media Valentine’s Day projects that can be gifted, used as decor or as a memorable keepsake. Whether creating your hearts for a Valentine’s Day craft project or Valentine’s Day gifts, you will be sure to leave a place in the hearts of your loved ones.