100 colours hundred square activities

Combine math with art in one of our favourite hundred square activities – can you make 100 colours?

So pretty! Love this 100 colours challenge - great art and math activity, great STEAM activity

100 colours hundred square activities

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Colourful, simple Christmas wreath craft for kids

The children had so much fun making this painted Christmas wreath. I like the mix of the traditional decoration with the vibrant colours the kids chose. Here’s how they made it.
simple Chrsitmas wreath for kids - such a pretty Christmas craft!

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Make a four seasons calendar

Gorgeous four seasons calendar kids can make for a New Year craft
Start the year as you mean to go on and have some creative fun making a four seasons calendar. It’s a great way to try out four completely different art techniques with your children and welcome in the new year.

I’m claiming no credit for this idea at all, as L made it at school and brought it home as a Christmas gift for the family, but I thought I’d share as I think it’s beautiful and she is really pleased with it.

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Swoosh! Candy cane puffy paint recipe

Oh my, this candy cane puffy paint recipe is glorious! It’s my daughter’s favourite messy sensory play activity. Here’s how to make it, along with a whole selection of Christmas sensory play ideas.

Love this homemade candy cane puffy paint recipe - so pretty and great for messy sensory play.

Homemade candy cane puffy paint recipe

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Turn your child’s art into Christmas cards

Here’s an really easy way to turn your’ child’s art into Christmas cards.  It may be simple but the cards look gorgeous and make a wonderful keepsake.

Turning your child’s art into a Christmas card – or any-time-of-year card – is a lovely way to share their creativity with someone else they love.

This art card idea makes a great alternative to more ‘craft’-style cards, especially if you prefer child-led art rather than follow-the-steps creations.

turn your child's art into a Christmas card

Turn your child’s art into Christmas cards

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