Shadow Art for Kids: Tracing the Light

The art of shadow art for children is such a simple artistic activity, yet so fascinating and beautiful. Children can simply trace any pattern of shadows and light...

Creative Playdough Ideas for Kids (with Video)

Looking for creative playdough ideas for kids? Here's a video that shows these ideas in action, including making fantasy creatures, using poke-ins, trying out playdough mats, spelling letters,...

Playdough Activities for Kids with Fun Ideas to Play & Learn

What do you do with Play-Doh? The humble Play-Doh has great potential as a consistent art material that my kids have been drawn to time and time again. Maybe...

The Best No Cook Playdough Recipe

You know how much we love the homemade playdough recipes we've been making. This is the clay from MaryAnn Kohl's First Art, which I've probably posted at least...

How to Make Melted Crayon Rocks

Aren’t these melted crayon rocks beautiful?! This is something we’ve done a few times over the past few years and is one of our favorites. I could have...

Nature Art for Kids

Nature art is the ultimate combination of two of our favorite things. Nature is the original paint box. All the colors we use can be found in nature, and all...

Small World Playdough Play for Kids

Add figurines and take your child's Play-Doh play to a whole new level of fun with Small World Pretend Play! We love Play-Doh. While we use it for building,...

How to Make Homemade Bubbles

How to make homemade bubbles and give your kids a constant stream of bubble solution. This is the easiest and quickest DIY bubble recipe and it doesn't use...

How to Make a Pinwheel

Create colorful windmills with watercolor resistant paintings. This fun summer craft comes from the Year of Art. Looking for some fun decorations for your garden? These pinwheels are so...

The Best Kids Travel Activities

A few years ago, my family took our toddler on a trip to Spain. It was an amazing trip, but frankly, we were tired. In a way, we...

The Best Art Supplies for Toddlers

Get the best art supplies for toddlers with our tried-and-true advice. Visit The Artful Parent Amazon store for more art materials for toddlers ages 18 months to 3...

RAINBOW SHAVING CREAM MARBLED ART

Rainbow Shaving Cream Marble ArtScroll all the way down to watch the video below to learn how to create this colorful rainbow shaving cream marble art. Be sure...