Tagged with toddler fun

Kid Project– Success!

Kid Project– Success!

Phew, I redeemed myself on the kid project front last night! We were inspired by this book by Usborne books and did several painting projects after dinner last night. Here’s my favorite: Let tot go to town painting a piece of paper. Use whatever colors he/she wants. We used acrylic paint. Let dry, then fold paper in … Continue reading

Enjoying the Sunshine

Enjoying the Sunshine

We live in upstate New York, which means March usually has some coldish days, maybe a flurry here and there. Nope, not this year. It has been 78 the last three days and the ’60s before that. Leaves are springing up from previously bare tree branches, the birds have a full chorus going, and flowers … Continue reading

Works in Progress and Kid Projects

Works in Progress and Kid Projects

This week I started a number of projects that I still need to finish. I get so many ideas and I just want to jump in and do them all, so I start that new idea before I have finished the old. I do this often, so every two or three weeks I say to myself, … Continue reading

Printmaking with Toddlers

Printmaking with Toddlers

Or, actually, printmaking with a toddler, since I only have one toddler. Printmaking is one of my favorite “Fine Art” forms, particularly block carving. I had two phenomenal printmaking professors in college, to whom I credit my love of the medium. Since my little guy is not even three, it isn’t yet time to pull out the carving … Continue reading