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7 Different Types of Painting for Kids

The great British author, speaker, and education advisor, Sir Ken Robinson, once said, “Creativity is as important now in education as literacy, and we should treat it with the same status”. As an artist and parent, I couldn’t agree more. Creativity helps you become better at problem-solving in all areas of your life. It also …

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How To Craft A Butterfly In 16 Easy Steps

The butterfly is a symbol of hope and transformation. It begins as a fuzzy caterpillar then, after spinning a cocoon that it hibernates inside of for several weeks, it emerges as a beautiful butterfly, hence the reason many people think the butterfly stands for rebirth, giving hope to others. For a great spring or summer …

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Crafting A Paper Fan Shaped Like A Watermelon

Watermelon is a favorite fruit for many people and it is especially refreshing to eat in the warm summer months. Paper fans can also be refreshing during hotter weather since you can use them to cool yourself down with while battling the heat. We have combined the love of watermelons with the usefulness of paper …

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13 Different Types of Crayons

Crayons come in many shapes, sizes, and types. Traditional crayons are designed for coloring. Some other types are designed for drawing, coloring on fabric, or drawing on wood. Types of crayons include pastel crayons, bathtub crayons, chalk crayons, and fabric crayons. Choosing the right crayons for your project will depend on age, preferences, and the …

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10 Different Types of Felt Markers for Calligraphy and Writing Tasks

Did you know the use of ink in writing dates back to 3-200 B.C? The Felt-tip pen, also recognized as the felt marker, was invented in 1953 by Sidney Rosenthal. The right pen is key to enhancing smooth writing; thus, as outlined in the article, we break down the different kinds of felt markers. A …

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13 Different Types of Pencils

Pencils are among the most popular writing and drawing mediums easily accessible in our modern society, there being a wide variety of types of pencils available. The first pencil, discovered during Roman times, served as a valuable and effective writing instrument, commonly referred to as a Stylus. The only difference a stylus had over the …

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How To Craft A “Bunny” Bookmark (For Kids)

Is one of your favorite activities reading? Is your second favorite crafting? Why not combine the two to create a bunny bookmark that will help you save your spot in whatever book you’re reading? These bookmarks are not only cute but are convenient and hold your place by folding into the corners of the pages. …

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