Categories Archives: Art

President’s Day Craft

Presidents’ Day is celebrated in honor of George Washington, the first U.S. president. Former President Abraham Lincoln also had a birthday in the month of February, and so Presidents’ Day has often been associated with those two presidents. However, it’s changed over the years and has also been said to celebrate the office of the [...]read morePresident’s Day Craft

Valentine’s M&M Butterfly Treats

Here is an adorable gift idea for Valentine’s Day ~ m&m butterflies! The kids can even help make them for classmates, teachers, etc! It also would look cute with pink jelly beans or any other candy. They are really simple to make and you could do them for any occasion, not just Valentine’s Day. Materials Needed: [...]read moreValentine’s M&M Butterfly Treats

Thumbprint Christmas Lights Craft

SUPPLIES: – Black Magic Marker/Sharpie – Different Colored Stamp Pads – White Paper – Colored Construction Paper – Glue Stick INSTRUCTIONS: 1. on the white paper, draw a line with the black marker to represent the christmas light string. 2. have your child press their thumb into the stamp pads and decorate the string with [...]read moreThumbprint Christmas Lights Craft

Arizona Consortium for the Arts

For the past 10 years, the Arizona Consortium for the Arts has carved out its unique and distinctive role among the Phoenix region’s thriving arts and cultural institutions. The consortium partners with other organizations to provide children and adults with a wide range of programs that offer hands-on, up-close encounters with their own creativity and [...]read moreArizona Consortium for the Arts


Supplies: Popsicle Sticks Craft Paint(orange, white, black, red) Raffia Cardstock / Cardboard Hot Glue Gun / Glue Elmer’s Glue Magnets   Directions: 1. Start off by using Elmer’s glue to glue on your craft sticks, 7 of them, to your cardstock or cardboard. It really doesn’t matter what you use for the backing just as long [...]read morePOPSICLE STICK SCARECROW MAGNET

Halloween Glow in the Dark Pumpkins

    Supplies: Glow in the dark spray pain Full page printable label paper Pumpkins   Instructions: Clean pumpkins to eliminate dirt so faces stick well Visit for free printable face cutouts Print pumpkin faces on full page printable label paper Cutout faces and peel off label backing to stick to pumpkin Press down [...]read moreHalloween Glow in the Dark Pumpkins

Scratch Off Magic Paper Art

  You will need:  White cardstock paper crayons black (or other dark color) paint dish soap foam paint brush toothpicks or paper clips Cut the cardstock in half.  It’s just easier for little hands to manage. Then have your child fill the paper with crayon. This works the best when the entire page is filled with thick, [...]read moreScratch Off Magic Paper Art