Paint, Chalks and Pastels

A collection of our kids’ art projects and crafts that use paint, chalk, and pastels

These lovely, modern DIY paint-dipped clay ornaments are simple enough for kids to make, but super chic decor and a fun holiday craft project! | via barley & birch

Make: Modern Paint-Dipped Ornaments

Do your kids like to have a holiday space that’s all their own to decorate? A miniature kids’ tree is a great way to deck the halls without going overboard, while also working some seasonal craft activities into the schedule!…

Our DIY wrapping paper laid out with holiday package supplies.

Make: DIY Phonebook Wrapping Paper

Happy Green Monday! To be honest, I didn’t really even know that was a thing until this morning – and I guess it’s just a…second Cyber Monday? Hm-kay. Well, we’re celebrating “Green Monday” with TWO, count ’em TWO simple and lover-ly holiday projects that…

DIY Sidewalk Paint

Make: DIY Sidewalk Paint for Kids

Sure, the weather is getting chillier and it might be getting tougher to figure out some quality family time outdoors with your tots.  Well, fear no more! The genius ladies at ARTifact in San Francisco have come up with a…